Stories tagged: deer
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 12:05 p.m.
Deer runs amok inside supermarket, gets wrangled by shoppers
Pandemonium broke out at a southern Pennsylvania supermarket when a rogue deer smashed through its glass entrance and briefly ran amok.
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017, 11:32 p.m.
Kansas game wardens kill deer that family treated as pet
Faline entered the Mcgaughey residence on the morning of Dec. 19, ate three cookies and then left to wander around outside. By that afternoon, she had been fatally, and purposely, …
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 11:58 a.m.
Oh, deer: 1,300 pounds of venison donated to D.C. shelters
For people staying in homeless shelters in the District of Columbia, deer meat is what’s for dinner.
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 9:52 a.m.
Dashing through the home: Teen shoots deer in living room
A Maryland teenager shot and killed a deer inside his house after it busted through his family’s front door and ransacked their home.
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 7:57 a.m.
School bus carrying 19 swerves to avoid deer, overturns
Elementary school students in eastern North Carolina are being treated for injuries after their school bus overturned when the driver said he swerved to avoid deer that ran in front …
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 9:09 p.m.
Three Everglades deer found in one big python belly
Pythons eat a lot. No surprise there. But in a new study, scientists examining poop from a Burmese python bagged in the Everglades discovered the ravenous snakes may be gorging …
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 4:02 p.m.
Chronic wasting disease likened to ‘wildfire’
Chronic wasting disease is like a wildfire burning across Wisconsin that soon will cause localized population declines in white-tailed deer – if it hasn’t already – experts told a review …
Wed., Oct. 26, 2016, 11:08 a.m.
Arby’s to sell venison sandwiches in 6 deer-hunting states
Deer hunting season is on the way, but fans of venison might not have to trek out into the woods this year to get their fix.
Sat., Aug. 27, 2016, 3:02 p.m.
Sandpoint man dies after hitting deer on motorcycle
A Sandpoint man died early Saturday morning when he hit a deer while riding his motorcycle.
Fri., July 29, 2016, 2:37 p.m.
Alaska whale-watchers rescue swimming deer in distress
An Alaska whale-watching cruise turned into a rescue mission for an unusual aquatic species – a distressed, swimming deer.
Wed., July 20, 2016, 7 p.m.
Alan Liere: The Venison in my Garden
The whitetail deer have been coming into my garden this summer, browsing on the cherry trees, grazing down the row of lettuce, pulling the onions. Nevertheless, I like these deer, …
Sun., July 10, 2016, 12:15 a.m.
Out & About: More on rail trails… Psycho doe
The S-R’s June 26 feature on regional rail trails stopped short of a full fare. While it mentioned the
Fri., July 1, 2016, 10:23 a.m.
Eastern Oregon city considers lethal means to control deer
The city council in Union, Oregon, has discussed using lethal means to reduce the community’s deer population.
Wed., May 25, 2016, 11:08 a.m.
Doug Clark: Greenacres retiree faced down deer in her bedroom
Necia Wright had a home-invasion incident – of the four-legged variety.
Sat., April 9, 2016, midnight
Field reports: Salvaging road-killed deer, elk approved in Washington
CRITTERS – Starting this summer, Washington residents will be able to salvage road-killed deer and elk across most of the state, according to a new program adopted Friday by the …
Sat., April 2, 2016, 9:23 a.m.
Deer? Oh, dear!
We gardeners get visitors of all sorts. The most frustrating and annoying ones are deer.
Sat., March 5, 2016, 1:37 p.m.
Field reports: Limits increasing for Roosevelt trout
The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission voted Friday to eventually increase the daily catch limit of hatchery-marked rainbow trout from five to 10 a day at Lake Roosevelt.
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, midnight
100 years ago near Kettle Falls: Buck saves fawn
From our archives, 100 years ago Ed Roper, a farmer living on the Ferry County side of the Columbia River near Kettle Falls witnessed a thrilling wildlife adventure.
Wed., Nov. 11, 2015, midnight
Gardening with Pat Munts: Defend plants from deer, moose and rodents
While no fence or spray known to man is going to keep a hungry moose from trashing your trees, you can keep the deer, gophers, squirrels and mice from taking …
Sun., Oct. 4, 2015, midnight
Republicans seek land funding change
WASHINGTON – The lights went out last week for a program that has supported local and national parks for 50 years, but maybe not for good. Legal authority for money …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 2, 2015, 11:08 p.m.
Viral disease killing hundreds of deer in the region
A drought-stoked outbreak of viral disease first detected in August is killing hundreds deer from the Colville area south to the Lewiston region, wildlife biologists from Washington and Idaho say.
Thu., Oct. 1, 2015, midnight
In Brief: Sight-in days at Spokane Rifle Club
HUNTING – Hunters can zero-in their rifles before the general hunting seasons at the annual Sight-In Days at the Spokane Rifle Club. Club facilities along the Spokane River downstream from …
Fri., Sept. 18, 2015, midnight
Trophy deer poacher convicted, fined
A Chewelah, Washington, man and host of the former cable TV hunting show “Trophy State of Mind” has been convicted and fined $12,215 for trespassing and illegally hunting deer and …
Tue., Oct. 14, 2014, midnight
Urban deer becoming a nuisance for Dalton Gardens residents
DALTON GARDENS – There’s no mystery about what ate Les Likes’ corn this summer. Deer tracks are embedded in the mud at the edge of his 1 1/2 –acre corn …
Wed., Oct. 1, 2014, 9:09 p.m.
Motorcyclist injured in crash with deer
A motorcyclist was hospitalized Wednesday afternoon after he struck a deer three miles south of Colville.
UPDATED: Wed., July 30, 2014, 11:47 a.m.
Brothers injured in deer-involved collision south of CdA reservation
Two Princeton men named Orr were injured in a deer-involved collision east of the town just before 6 a.m. Wednesday, the Idaho State Police said.
Sun., July 6, 2014, midnight
Handouts to deer just a bad idea
ELGIN, Ore. – Four deer suddenly appeared out of the thick evergreens bordering the campground and moseyed along the campground road. It was fun watching them browse, prance and play …
Thu., June 12, 2014, midnight
Critter watch: It’s better to leave wildlife babies alone
A wildlife population explosion takes place around this time every year and anyone can stumble onto a baby critter virtually anywhere outside. “Wild bird and mammal species typically produce young …
Sun., April 27, 2014, midnight
Field reports: Boulder-White Clouds monument, poacher sentenced, Grand Coulee geology tour, Steamboat Rock accessible fishing pier
PUBLIC LAND – Groups have added about 21,000 acres to a proposed national monument in central Idaho, to include petrified sequoia trees. The Idaho Conservation League, Wilderness Society and others …
Thu., Dec. 19, 2013, midnight
Landers: Land Trust hits 15,000-acre milestone
Trust is the operative word in the name of a nonprofit group that’s helping make the region a better place for fish, wildlife and people. “We work with landowners and …