Stories tagged: cougar
SATURDAY, AUG. 13, 2016, 7:56 P.M.
Family camping in Idaho saves girl from mountain lion
A family camping in eastern Idaho scared off a mountain lion that tried to snatch their 4-year-old daughter away from a campfire.
SATURDAY, MARCH 12, 2016, 3:34 P.M.
Out & about: Cougar tails hikers on Antoine Peak
The Spokane Valley woman and her hiking companion were on Antoine Peak just a half-mile up the trail from the Robbins Road trailhead around 8:15 a.m. on Sunday when they …
SATURDAY, OCT. 24, 2015, 3:50 P.M.
Out & About: Orphaned cougars adopted by zoo
Orphaned cougar kittens from Washington accepted by Louisiana zoo
FRIDAY, AUG. 22, 2014
Cougar kitten found on Kettle Falls porch on road to recovery
A mountain lion kitten – with killer blue eyes, but too young and weak to prey on anything larger than a butterfly – is getting a one-way ticket from Eastern …
THURSDAY, JULY 31, 2014
Cougar search underway after Deer Lake horse attacked
Wildlife officials are searching for a cougar that they believe attacked a horse that later had to be euthanized near Deer Lake on Tuesday night. The Washington Department of Fish …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 30, 2014, 7:13 P.M.
Cougar that killed horse eludes tracker
Wildlife officials are searching for a cougar that they believe fatally attacked a horse near Deer Lake Tuesday night.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 26, 2014, 11:56 A.M.
11-year-old Twisp girl kills cougar
TWISP, Wash. — An 11-year-old girl shot a cougar that was following her 14-year-old brother to their home at Twisp, in north central Washington, the state Fish and Wildlife Department …
THURSDAY, AUG. 15, 2013, 3:04 P.M.
No cougar on Priest Lake island, officials say
Campers on Bartoo Island in Priest Lake reported hearing and seeing what appear to be a cougar on Monday, but a search turned up no evidence that a cougar had …
SATURDAY, NOV. 20, 2010
Clawing back from disrepute
Am I the only one who feels a pang of regret when a perfectly good word is hijacked? When a new meaning arises, rendering an older one obsolete? Today, I …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 20, 2010, 1:21 P.M.
There’s more to Sekope Kaufusi than hair
The first thing you notice about Sekope Kaufusi is the hair. There are, seemingly, yards of jet-black, wavy tresses tumbling out from underneath his Washington State University football helmet.
THURSDAY, OCT. 14, 2010, 8:31 A.M.
Vince Grippi’s Pac-10 picks
It’s a small schedule this week in the Pac-10 with just three matchups. Take USC, Oregon State and Arizona.