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TUESDAY, APRIL 15, 2014

Spring gobbler seasons open in region

HUNTING -- It's 5:49 a.m.: Washington's spring gobbler general hunting season just opened. I hear turkeys talking out here in the woods, but I don't see them. Patience.

TUESDAY, NOV. 26, 2013

Wild turkeys didn’t come naturally to Idaho

WILDLIFE -- Wild turkeys are found across Idaho, and there’s even an open hunting season on them right now in the Panhandle Region and portions of the Clearwater. But wild turkeys are not native ...

TUESDAY, NOV. 19, 2013

Wild turkey late hunting season opens Nov. 20

HUNTING -- Washington's late fall turkey hunting season opens Wednesday, Nov. 20, in East Side GMUs 105-154 and 162-186. A wildlife biologist I know said he has given up the spring gobbler hunts ...

TUESDAY, APRIL 23, 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 ...

THURSDAY, APRIL 18, 2013

Spring gobbler season underway

HUNTING -- What are you doing on the fourth day of the spring gobbler hunting season in Washington and Idaho? Montana outdoor photographer Jaime Johnson bagged this tom with his ...

MONDAY, APRIL 15, 2013

MONDAY, APRIL 8, 2013

FRIDAY, DEC. 14, 2012

Saturday is hunters’ last shot at wild turkeys

HUNTING -- Late wild turkey hunting sesaons will close Saturday (Dec. 15) evening in designagted areas of Eastern Washington and North Idaho. Washington late fall turkey season has been open ...

SATURDAY, NOV. 24, 2012

Giving thanks for wild turkeys

WILDLIFE -- Wild turkeys adapted vigorously to introduction efforts throughout Idaho and much of Washington in the 1980s.  They're interesting, fun to hunt and delicious.  They're also fun to watch, as you ...

THURSDAY, NOV. 22, 2012

MONDAY, OCT. 1, 2012

Teen girl dons camo for turkey, dress for date

  HUNTING -- Alyssa Donelan, a sophomore at Central Valley High School, had a busy Saturday -- with more than one date. She donned camouflage clothing and left home at 5 a.m. to go ...

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18, 2012

SUNDAY, APRIL 15, 2012

SATURDAY, APRIL 14, 2012

FRIDAY, APRIL 13, 2012

Jake break: some turkeys safe from Sunday season opener

HUNTING -- These wild turkeys feel free to trot through the Ponderosa neighborhood in Spokane Valley even though Washington's general turkey hunting season opens Sunday. The front-runners are clearly jakes, as indicated by ...

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2012

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Rich Landers

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Rich Landers writes and photographs stories for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including a Sunday feature section and a Thursday column. He also writes the Outdoors Blog.


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