Stories tagged: bones
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 9:27 p.m.
Turkey bones may help trace fate of ancient cliff dwellers
Researchers say they have found a new clue into the mysterious exodus of ancient cliff-dwelling people from the Mesa Verde area of Colorado more than 700 years ago: DNA from …
Tue., July 18, 2017, 4 p.m.
Skeletal remains found in Idaho badger hole are hundreds of years old
Authorities say human bones found protruding from a badger hole in southwestern Idaho are hundreds of years old and not connected to a crime.
UPDATED: Tue., April 25, 2017, 3:50 p.m.
Skeletal remains in Oregon Trail badger den are from two young people
A fluke discovery of children’s bones protruding from a badger hole in southwestern Idaho has investigators trying to determine if they have discovered a double homicide or the disturbed grave …
Thu., Oct. 29, 2015, 5:33 p.m.
Actor-model Sam Sarpong dies of apparent suicide
London-born model and TV actor Sam Sarpong has died in Southern California after jumping to his death from a bridge.
Wed., Jan. 14, 2015
Cooking with stocks enhances flavor of dishes
Some people have skeletons in their closet. I have bones in my freezer. Stock is perhaps the biggest trade secret of professional chefs. The more they cook with stocks, the …
Wed., March 5, 2014, 11:50 a.m.
Possible human bones found along Columbia River
CRESCENT BAR, Wash. — The Grant County sheriff’s office says what detectives believe are human bones have been found along the Columbia River in an area newly uncovered by the …
Sun., Nov. 10, 2013
In Nance Van Winckel’s second book out this year, a Spokane-centered family eyes its past
A train crash, a family swept to sea, a dropped baby, a botched surgery. The events in Nance Van Winckel’s short-story collection “Boneland” are dramatic and life-altering. But her stories …
Sun., May 13, 2012
Self-described Satanist allegedly removed cemetery markers
More than 70 tombstones and statuettes stolen from Eastern Washington cemeteries have been recovered from the home of a self-described Satanist. Now, with Memorial Day coming up, Stevens County authorities …
Thu., Oct. 13, 2011, 8:32 a.m.
Efforts to ID bones from N. Idaho fire continue
Investigators have determined that human bones found in the rubble of a burned building in North Idaho last February belonged to someone between the ages of 18 and 22, but …
Wed., Aug. 24, 2011, 1:26 p.m.
More bones found near Rose Lake
More bones have been found near the Coeur d’Alene River south of Rose Lake, the area where campers found skeletal remains on Saturday, the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Department said in …