Stories tagged: Clearwater National Forest
Tue., Feb. 9, 2016, 1:25 p.m.
Wildlife officials to kill wolves in remote Idaho region
LEWISTON, Idaho – Federal wildlife services and Idaho Department of Fish and Game officials have joined forces to kill wolves in the Clearwater Region for the third year in a …
Mon., July 28, 2014, 1:42 p.m.
Small airplane crashed in north-central Idaho
OROFINO, Idaho — A small airplane has crashed in the Clearwater National Forest near the Idaho-Montana border. The Clearwater County sheriff’s office says the wreckage was located Monday by a …
Sun., Feb. 17, 2013
Field reports: Deer killing prompts $5,000 reward
POACHING – Up to $5,000 in rewards is being offered for a tip that leads to the conviction of the culprits in the latest spree poaching case in Eastern Washington. …
Mon., Aug. 13, 2012, 1:33 p.m.
Moscow firefighter killed fighting fire near Orofino
BOISE — A 20-year-old U.S. Forest Service firefighter died after she was struck by a falling tree in north-central Idaho, highlighting the dangerous jobs crews have as at least a …
Sun., May 20, 2012
Idaho forest sites face cuts
LEWISTON – The U.S. Forest Service is starting an inventory and ranking of recreational facilities in two Idaho national forests, with the possibility of closing sites due to lack of …
Sun., Dec. 18, 2011
Elk foundation reverses on land swap in North Idaho
LEWISTON – The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is withdrawing its support of a proposed land swap deal in North Idaho between the U.S. Forest Service and a timber company. The …
Sun., Dec. 18, 2011
Nordic skiing in Bitterroots is nice combination of hot and cold
POWELL, Idaho — After a day on cross-country skis in the Bitterroot Range along the Idaho-Montana border, the dinner of spaghetti with elk meat was just the thing. We had …
Sat., Aug. 21, 2010
Great Burn Wilderness remains subject of debate
The 1910 fires – and significant wildfires that followed into the 1930s – had a devastating hand in bestowing rugged portions of the Bitterroot Mountains with new life.