Stories tagged: eagles
Fri., April 28, 2017, 2:36 p.m.
Eagle ‘chop shop’ case offers window into trafficking trade
A two-year undercover operation that led to indictments against 15 people for illegally trafficking eagles and other migratory birds offers a rare window into the black market for eagle carcasses, …
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
Field Reports: Profanity Peak Pack removal cost state $135K
Washington wildlife managers spent $135,000 to kill seven of 11 gray wolves in a pack that had attacked or killed about 15 cattle on national forest grazing allotments in northeastern …
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
Despite Jacob Wiley’s career night, Weber State edges Eastern Washington to stay perfect in Big Sky
Cody John sank four 3-pointers and scored 24 points, Kyndahl Hill tallied 15 points and 15 boards, and Weber State hung on for a 70-67 win on Saturday night to …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 11:55 p.m.
Jacob Wiley’s career night helps Eastern shut down Montana State
Times have changed at Reese Court. Now it’s the other guys who live and die with the 3-point shot.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 10:31 a.m.
Inland Northwest’s eagles a wildlife success story
While the garden is hidden under snow, head to Lake Coeur d’Alene to see the bald eagles that come each winter to feast on spawned-out kokanee.
Sun., Dec. 25, 2016, 3 a.m.
Out & About: Eagle Watch week starts Tuesday at Lake CdA
A near record number of bald eagles has gathered at Lake Coeur d’Alene in time for the 26th annual
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 6:24 p.m.
Survival experts offer advice for EWU Eagles fans headed to Saturday’s game
EWU’s semifinal against the Youngstown Penguins in Cheney is projected to break the school record as the coldest game the Eagles have ever played, at least according to kickoff temperatures.
Wed., Dec. 14, 2016, 7 p.m.
Bald eagle gathering nears record at Lake Coeur d’Alene
Despite difficult viewing conditions, a near-record count of bald eagles was tallied Wednesday in the weekly winter survey at Lake Coeur d’Alene.
Wed., Dec. 14, 2016, 1:44 p.m.
Final wind-turbine rule permits thousands of eagle deaths
The Obama administration on Wednesday finalized a rule that lets wind-energy companies operate high-speed turbines for up to 30 years – even if means killing or injuring thousands of federally …
Sun., Dec. 11, 2016, 10:25 p.m.
Eastern Washington handles adversity just fine in FCS playoffs
For the last two weeks of Eastern Washington’s football postseason, most the talk has been about how the
Thu., Dec. 8, 2016, 9:26 p.m.
Ty Gibson’s hot shooting helps Eastern Washington cruise past NAIA-member Great Falls
After Cody Benzel shattered his career high with 23 points last year against the Great Falls, sophomore guard Ty Gibson put together a similar performance with 19 points (6 of …
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 7:39 p.m.
Out & About: Bald eagles numbers rise sharply
The number of bald eagles arriving for the annual congregation at Lake Coeur d’Alene has more than doubled in a week.
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 5:32 p.m.
Migrating eagles pump cash into North Idaho’s tourism economy
Migrating eagles have become a significant tourism draw since the 1990s, attracting thousands of people each year to Lake Coeur d’Alene and Lake Pend Oreille.
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 1:55 p.m.
EWU’s Bogdan Bliznyuk, Delaney Hodgins win weekly honor
Eastern Washington forwards Bogdan Bliznyuk and Delaney Hodgins were selected as Big Sky Conference Player of the Week on Tuesday.
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 9:22 p.m.
With no cash on hand, state employee hands panhandler a beer. It cost him his job.
Kelly Clark of Spokane, who had worked for the Archaeological and Historical Services department at Eastern Washington University in Cheney for 16 years, lost his job in early September after …
Tue., Nov. 8, 2016, 10:59 p.m.
Eastern defense has feasted on turnovers
One of the biggest takeaways from this year’s Eastern Washington football season? Takeaways.
Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, 5:23 p.m.
Eastern women’s soccer edges Idaho for spot in Big Sky tournament title match
Sophomore Allison Raniere scored her first goal of the season with time running down Friday as Eastern Washington clinched a spot in the Big Sky Conference women’s soccer tournament title …
Sun., Oct. 16, 2016, 8:59 p.m.
NFL notebook: Steelers’ Roethlisberger has torn meniscus
Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has a torn meniscus in his left knee and will have surgery Monday morning. There is no timetable for his return to the team.
Fri., Oct. 14, 2016, 5:43 p.m.
College basketball: Idaho men selected second in Big Sky preseason coaches’ poll
Idaho, which returns its top five scorers from last season, was selected No. 2 in the Big Sky Conference men’s basketball preseason coaches’ poll, the conference announced Friday.
Sun., Oct. 9, 2016, 6:45 p.m.
NFL notebook: Vinatieri still kickin’ it with 5 field goals in Colts’ win
At age 43, Adam Vinatieri hasn’t lost a thing. The NFL’s oldest player is still kickin’ it with guys almost half his age. If anything, the best clutch kicker in …
Sat., Aug. 6, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
EWU football vows to return to championship level
For Eastern Washington football fans, it was a November to forget: three straight losses and no postseason.
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016, 11:28 p.m.
Eagles increase home games
For the first time in several years, Eastern Washington basketball fans will get to see their team play early and often at Reese Court. “If Eastern fans want to enjoy …
Wed., July 13, 2016, 7:29 p.m.
EWU will host subregional of Legends Classic
The Eastern Washington Eagles men’s basketball team will host Bryant on Nov. 21 in Cheney and either Seattle or Louisiana-Monroe the following day in a four-team subregional of the Legends …
Fri., May 20, 2016, 5:54 p.m.
Montreal Alouettes acquire rights to former Oregon, EWU quarterback Vernon Adams
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.
Sat., May 14, 2016, 9:23 p.m.
College track and field: Washington’s Katie Knight wins women’s 10,000 at Pac-12 Championships
Washington junior Katie Knight (North Central High) won her first Pac-12 Conference Championships title Saturday when she cruised to a 20-second victory in the women’s 10,000 meters at Husky Track …
Fri., May 13, 2016, 7:01 p.m.
College track and field: Eastern Washington athletes win three titles at Big Sky Championships
Seniors Katie Mahoney and Kaytlyn Coleman, and freshman Larry Still picked up wins Friday for Eastern Washington as the Big Conference outdoor track and field championships opened in Greeley, Colorado.
Thu., May 12, 2016, 7:45 p.m.
Newsmakers: QB Carson Wentz signs four-year contract with the Eagles
Sat., May 7, 2016, 5:18 p.m.
Michael Roos heads 2016 class for EWU Athletics Hall of Fame
Michael Roos has his name on the Eastern Washington University football stadium. Now it’ll be enshrined in the trophy case inside Reese Court, too.
Fri., May 6, 2016, 6:32 p.m.
College tennis: Idaho’s Marianna Petrei named Big Sky women’s MVP
Idaho freshman Marianna Petrei was named Big Sky Conference women’s tennis Most Valuable Player, the conference announced Friday.
Tue., April 19, 2016, 6:43 p.m.
College sports: Four area athletes receive weekly honors
Eastern Washington senior Kaytlyn Coleman received her third consecutive athlete of the week honor Tuesday when the Big Sky Conference saluted her performance at the Mt. Sac Relays.