FRIDAY, JAN. 18, 2019
The sole surviving member of the South Selkirk Caribou herd was captured by Canadian officials, Monday.
A statewide effort to replace aging climbing equipment had a banner year in 2018.
THURSDAY, JAN. 17, 2019
Expert tracker and wildlife researcher Brian Baxter will teach an animal tracking class Saturday in Sandpoint.
If you’re going to drink beer and chase an oversized softball through fields of snow wearing cheap plastic snowshoes at least cover the ball in pink jello.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 16, 2019
Washington’s forest managers are waiting anxiously for the federal government to reopen.
TUESDAY, JAN. 15, 2019
Hundreds of elk streamed across a road near Ellensburg last week. The migration was caught on video near Puget Sound Energy’s Wild Horse Wind and Solar facility.
Vandals killed 700,000 chum salmon in Vancouver late in December.
The Priest Lake cold-water bypass project is in wait-and-see mode.
SUNDAY, JAN. 13, 2019
Three years ago today, Mike Brede was bleeding profusely, chilled to the bone and near dead. The experienced backcountry skier was skiing south of Lookout Pass above the St. Regis Basin with two friends when he triggered a wind slab that stepped down to a layer 30 inches deep and 300-500 feet wide. He was swept up in an avalanche.
Two of Washington’s most famous and accomplished employees died in 2018: Mishka and Cash, the Karelian Bear Dogs.
SATURDAY, JAN. 12, 2019
The Stevens County Commissioners announced that wolf “packs have come very close to homes in several areas of Stevens County,” Tuesday.
FRIDAY, JAN. 11, 2019
The carcasses of two calves and a cow were discovered in Ferry County early in January.
Idaho Fish and Game officials are deploying elk tracking collars this week as part of the annual elk survival study.
THURSDAY, JAN. 10, 2019
January is learn to ski and snowboard month, and with the area’s snow pack finally filling in there are a multitude of deals and events at area resorts.
TUESDAY, JAN. 8, 2019
A hungry moose wandered into a hospital in Anchorage and started munching, Monday.
The author of a book uncovering Spokane’s rich skiing history will give a free presentation Jan. 17 starting at 7 p.m.
MONDAY, JAN. 7, 2019
Cross-country ski for free on the Ferry County Rail Trail on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
SUNDAY, JAN. 6, 2019
A 12-day, 150-mile kayaking adventure off the west coast of Vancouver Island tested John McKee’s logistical prowess and physical endurance this summer.
SATURDAY, JAN. 5, 2019
The federal government’s multi-day shutdown has minimally impacted Idaho and Washington wildlife management.
Although the snow may be flying and the air may be frigid, the Friends of the Scotchman Peaks organization is still leading hikes into the wilds of North Idaho and Montana.
FRIDAY, JAN. 4, 2019
A planned public open house and “industry night” for contractors interested in bidding on rebuilding the Sperry Chalet in Glacier National Park is the latest victim of the federal government shutdown.
THURSDAY, JAN. 3, 2019
Mt. Spokane ski patroller wins national Outstanding Alpine Patroller award.
SATURDAY, DEC. 29, 2018
2018: The year outdoors
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