Stories tagged: crows
THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2016, 10:35 A.M.
In death, a crow’s big brain fires up memory, learning
Scientists for years have known that crows have great memories, that they can recognize a human face and behavior, and can pass that information onto their offspring.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 19, 2015
Dead crows in Millwood area a mystery to officials
Health and wildlife officials are testing for West Nile virus in dead crows that have turned up on streets and lawns in the Millwood area, but they say a different …
UPDATED: FRIDAY, SEPT. 18, 2015, 3:55 P.M.
Health officials investigating dead crows in Millwood
Health and wildlife officials are testing for West Nile virus in dead crows that have turned up on streets and lawns in the Millwood area, but say a corvid virus …
SUNDAY, APRIL 7, 2013
Out & About: Spokane Bicycle Club is the wheel deal
OUTPEDAL – Last Sunday’s Outdoors feature on regional bicycling events had a list of cycling groups. Unfortunately, the venerable Spokane Bicycle Club ( spokanebicycleclub.org) was omitted at the top of …
THURSDAY, JAN. 10, 2013
Landers column goes hog wild
Human beings would have gone the way of the dodo without critters. Along with suffering through evolution shivering, starving and lonesome, we also would have been at a loss for …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 9, 2013, 9:11 P.M.
Landers goes hog wild with column
Animal-based phrases are rooted in our language. They have become clichés hawk-eyed editors delete. Nevertheless, the public continues to pass them through the generations.
THURSDAY, JUNE 12, 2008
Seems crows are nobody’s concern
Nah, they weren’t filming an Alfred Hitchcock movie the other day at Coeur d’Alene’s City Park. But you woulda thought so by the way the crows were dive-bombing park users …