Photo: Buck shaping up to be a trophy

WILDLIFE WATCHING -- Whether you're a hunter or a wildlife watcher, there's no doubt that this buck is shaping up to be a heart-stopper. The elegant brute was photographed in ...

MONDAY, DEC. 16, 2013

THURSDAY, DEC. 12, 2013

FRIDAY, NOV. 22, 2013

Whitetail buck primed for procreation

WILDLIFE WATCHING -- This week marked the peak of the whitetail breeding season, and this buck was clearly in the mood, said Montana outdoor photographer Jaime Johnson. "Girls on the mind," ...

TUESDAY, NOV. 19, 2013

Late whitetail buck season closes today

HUNTING -- The late whitetail buck season for modern rifle hunters in select northeastern Washington units closes today at 4:45 p.m. The the snow that blanketed hunting areas last weekend for ...

THURSDAY, OCT. 24, 2013

TUESDAY, OCT. 22, 2013

Hunter bags whitetail buck; thief steals meat

HUNTING -- The code of ethics among hunters is eroding, as this Eastern Washington sportsman graphically points out in the following message to Washington Fish and Wildlife police: Here are ...

MONDAY, OCT. 21, 2013

Deer success mixed bag, check stations report

HUNTING -- Although there's still plenty of deer hunting opportunity remaining in 2013, the general modern rifle seasons in Eastern Washington ended in many units on Sunday with mixed results. ...

THURSDAY, OCT. 17, 2013

Research pegs decline of mule deer in West

WILDLIFE -- Tough times for mule deer. Western states search for reason mule deer populations declining A recent report from the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies found mule ...

MONDAY, OCT. 14, 2013

Opening weekend’s history; got your buck?

HUNTING -- More than 100,000 hunters were expected to be in the field last weekend for the opening of Washington's modern firearms deer hunting season, according to the Department of ...

THURSDAY, OCT. 10, 2013

TUESDAY, OCT. 8, 2013

Campaign urges hunters on OHVs to stay on trails

HUNTING – The Idaho Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Public Outreach Campaign is urging people who use ATVs or motorbikes during hunting season to stay on designated trails and do their homework to ...

TUESDAY, SEPT. 24, 2013

WDFW details hunting prospects

HUNTING -- Get the skinny on hunting prospects for deer and elk as well as upland birds and other species in the 2013 hunting forecasts posted by The Washington Fish ...


FRIDAY, JUNE 21, 2013


Teen a young model of hunting consistency

HUNTING -- Elizabeth Odell is a model of hunting consistency. The young Spokane hunter bagged her first turkey (see photo at left) and deer in the spring and fall seasons ...

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