Stories tagged: bird
Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
The Othello Crane Festival announced its 2019 theme on Monday.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 6, 2018, 4:49 p.m.
The Trump administration moved forward Thursday with plans to ease restrictions on oil and natural gas drilling, mining and other activities across millions of acres in the American West that …
Sun., Dec. 24, 2017
100 years ago in Spokane: American troops and supplies must move quicker to World War I front to stop victory by Germany, says Sen. C.C. Dill
Congressman C.C. Dill gave a detailed update on the war to his constituents at a People’s Forum in Spokane. He said that England and France had gone long past the …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 8:46 a.m.
Delta Airlines officials said a charter flight carrying the Oklahoma City Thunder basketball team from Minneapolis to Chicago apparently encountered a bird when it was landing.
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017, 3:32 p.m.
A plan to protect young salmon by killing double-crested cormorants on an island in the Columbia River has backfired after the birds fled the area halfway through their nesting season.
Thu., April 6, 2017, 4:59 p.m.
A wild turkey is giving thanks after safely making its way across a heavily trafficked Massachusetts interstate during rush hour.
Sun., March 26, 2017, 4:42 p.m.
A new study disputes a widely-held view that livestock grazing is largely incompatible with a ground-dwelling bird that has suffered a dramatic population decline across its 11-state range in the …
Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
The Super Bowl of pigeon shows has come and gone from Clark County. Over 3,000 pigeons were shipped into the Clark County Event Center at the Fairgrounds for the National …
Wed., Jan. 7, 1998
Cheek to beak. Edward Cenis treats his pet quail, Henrietta, like a member of the family, right down to the good-night kiss. Photo by Fenton Roskelley/The Spokesman-Review
Sun., Oct. 12, 1997
Endangered species The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is studying the northern goshawk for consideration as a threatened or endangered species. The agency was ordered by a U.S. District Court …
Wed., April 30, 1997
Big-game hunters in Montana may be facing one of the bleakest hunting seasons in 20 years in the wake of a savage winter that took heavy tolls on wildlife. Wildlife …
Sat., Nov. 30, 1996
Trumpeter swans that have been transplanted in eastern Idaho may show up anywhere in the lower tier of the state and hunters must be careful not to shoot them, Fish …
Sat., July 8, 1995
A second ailing peregrine falcon chick has died after being brought to the Woodland Park Zoo from its downtown skyscraper home. The zoo said Friday that preliminary necropsy findings showed …
Sun., March 19, 1995
Tired of woodpeckers perforating the wood siding on your house? Kansas State University researchers have found that banners festooned with Mylar ribbon are fairly effective at deterring flickers and nuthatches, …