WEDNESDAY, JAN. 20, 2016

Weekend weather: soggy and snowy conditions continue

Soggy and sometimes snowy weather in lower elevations of the Inland Northwest will continue through the weekend while the mountains add to their deepening snowpacks. National Weather Service forecasters are calling for more Pacific storms in the steady line of ...

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Margaret Bowers, right, and Holly Weiler join a snowshoeing group exploring the McKenzie Conservation Area above Newman Lake. (Rich Landers / The Spokesman-Review)

Landers: Snowshoeing gains in popularity and access across the region 

Explaining the growing popularity of snowshoeing, Mark Beattie of Mountain Gear says it all comes down to a 10-step program for learning the sport. “All you have to do is strap on modern snowshoes and by the time you walk 10 steps you’re pretty much an expert,” said Beattie, who’s been selling snowshoes for 24 years.

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Weekend weather: Mountain snow continues to fall

A series of weather systems will continue to bring rain and snow to the region with the mountains seeing a good helping of new snow through the weekend. Light amounts of snow are possible in Spokane from Thursday night through ...

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Area RV shows feature newest models and features

While snow tires and snow shovels occupy most resident’s minds, the folks who sell recreational vehicles want potential customers to start thinking about warmer campouts ahead. Things kick off on Friday with the first event sponsored by Clickit RV, which ...

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Hoof disease found in more Washington elk

The hoof disease that’s been crippling elk in southwestern Washington for years apparently has taken hold farther north, state Fish and Wildlife officials say. Preliminary tests indicate bacteria found in an abnormal hoof taken from an elk killed in a ...

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In brief: Great Outdoors Day in Coeur d’Alene

HUNTING – North Idaho’s fourth annual Great Outdoors Day, with vendors and speakers geared especially to hunters and anglers, is set for Saturday, 11a.m.-3 p.m. at Lake City Community Church, 6000 Ramsey Rd. Entry is $5. Featured speakers include: –Gary ...

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