Stories tagged: ducks
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 5:25 a.m.
Bob Hautman, an artist from Delano, Minnesota, has won the 2017 Federal Duck Stamp Art Contest with an acrylic painting of mallards that will become the face of wetlands conservation …
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 10:49 a.m.
Rescue crews filled the area of Desmet Avenue and Hogan Street in search of that apparently drove into the Spokane River.
Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 10:19 p.m.
Monique Billings scored a career-high 30 points and had 14 rebounds and six steals to lead UCLA in a 79-63 win over Oregon in Los Angeles, its 22nd straight home …
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
There may still be some dollars to negotiate and HR paperwork to fill out, but with every passing day it appears more likely that Joe Salave’a is leaving Washington State …
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 11:31 p.m.
Tyler Dorsey made eight 3-pointers and finished with 28 points, and No. 15 Oregon overcame foul trouble to pull away in the second half for an 83-61 win over Washington …
Tue., Oct. 18, 2016, 10:43 a.m.
People in Missoula can now keep ducks and quail in addition to chickens within the city’s limits.
Tue., Oct. 4, 2016, 7:20 p.m.
Oregon coach Mark Helfrich suggested that quarterbacks Dakota Prukop and Justin Herbert are competing to start against No. 5 Washington on Saturday.
Fri., May 20, 2016, 5:54 p.m.
The Montreal Alouettes acquired the Canadian Football League rights to former Oregon quarterback Vernon Adams on Friday from the British Columbia Lions for a first-round pick next year.
Fri., March 18, 2016, 10:35 p.m.
Any thought of an NCAA tournament upset quickly fizzled as Holy Cross had no answer to the length and speed of Oregon Saturday and the Ducks crushed the Crusaders 91-52.
Wed., March 2, 2016, 10:16 p.m.
Sun., Jan. 10, 2016, 5 a.m.
Paul Baker is feeding the ducks at Cannon Hill Park. It’s against the rules, but Baker thinks they’re hungry.
Sat., Oct. 17, 2015, 11:28 p.m.
Before a crowd of 69,285, the Oregon Ducks did what they were seemingly born to do, beating the Washington Huskies 26-20.
Sun., Sept. 13, 2015
Connor Cook waited all offseason for another chance to win a game like this – yet Michigan State’s talented quarterback needed some help at the end. The Spartans would have …
Fri., July 10, 2015
Academic difficulties could make the football learning curve even steeper for former Eastern Washington quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. Or not.
Wed., Dec. 31, 2014
LOS ANGELES – With Marcus Mariota and Jameis Winston leading two top-notch offenses into the Rose Bowl on Thursday, almost everybody expects this College Football Playoff semifinal to feature plenty …
Sat., Dec. 13, 2014
Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota has dreamed of his Heisman Trophy moment since his days as a youth-league football player in Hawaii. But he always saw himself wearing a different uniform …
Fri., Dec. 5, 2014
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – National title implications, a possible Heisman Trophy at stake and a new $1.3 billion stadium to showcase the whole thing. The Pac-12 will have the spotlight …
Fri., July 4, 2014
He put his birds in boxes and hung the boxes on the wall as an announcement, or an insistence, to the world: These fake ducks are art, too. He was …
Sun., May 18, 2014
A Bonners Ferry man has the unusual distinction of winning a top prize in a Ducks Unlimited waterfowling photo contest without being able to identify the birds in the picture. …
Tue., Jan. 14, 2014
LOS ANGELES – Wayne Gretzky and Luc Robitaille squinted into brilliant sunshine Monday as the 18-wheel truck carrying the NHL’s portable refrigeration units pulled up to the outfield entrance to …
Sat., Dec. 21, 2013
A small flock of bufflehead ducks has taken up residence in a short stretch of fast-moving water beneath the Post Street Bridge in downtown Spokane. These energetic birds feed by …
Fri., Dec. 20, 2013, 3:31 p.m.
The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service rescued more than a dozen farm animals from a Greenacres property.
Sun., Oct. 20, 2013
In the Oregon Ducks’ first six games they fumbled the ball just three times. They matched that in a half against Washington State. Oregon’s façade of perfection cracked early in …
Fri., Oct. 18, 2013
Many schools have tried to stop the Oregon football team, just about none have succeeded. But a year ago, Washington State took some air out of the Ducks’ tires, for …
Tue., Oct. 15, 2013
Time: 7:00 p.m. Saturday, Autzen Stadium, Eugene, Ore. TV: Fox Sports 1
Sun., Jan. 13, 2013
Paul Sullivan, who founded Burbank Guide Service in 1977, has used his former career to hone his waterfowling methods to a science. “I’m an aeronautical engineer,” he said. “I pay …
Fri., Jan. 4, 2013
GLENDALE, Ariz. – De’Anthony Thomas caught the opening kickoff, raced past Oregon’s sideline and leaned his head into the end zone like a sprinter crossing the finish line. The track …
Thu., Nov. 29, 2012
Duck breast on rice is a popular winter meal in the home of many waterfowlers. But “rice breast” is less appetizing.
Tue., Oct. 2, 2012
Time: 3 p.m. Saturday, Reser Stadium, Corvallis, Ore. TV: Pac-12 Networks
Tue., Sept. 25, 2012
Location: CenturyLink Field in Seattle Time: Saturday,