Stories tagged: Fish and Wildlife
Sat., June 3, 2017, 1:19 p.m.
WFWC gets an earful at Clarkston meeting
Members of the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission heard complaints and a few compliments during a rare commission meeting in Clarkston on Friday.
Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 8:02 a.m.
Fish and Wildlife approves razor clam dig starting Jan. 27
The Department of Fish and Wildlife announced Thursday that Copalis Beach will open for five straight days of razor clam digging starting Jan. 27, and both Copalis and Mocrocks Beach …
Thu., Aug. 11, 2016, 6:03 p.m.
Montana rejects plan to haze elk to prevent disease spread
Montana’s Fish and Wildlife Commission on Thursday shot down a proposal to separate elk presumed to be exposed to disease from unexposed elk herds, an idea that wildlife officials acknowledged …
UPDATED: Tue., June 28, 2016, 5:15 p.m.
Crowds around moose likely panicked the animal, resulting in injury, officials say
A moose that wandered into a North Spokane neighborhood and was apparently hit by a car will have to be euthanized, wildlife officials say.
Sat., July 5, 2014
Sheriff’s detective said lying about hunting tag was mistake, records say
Spokane County sheriff’s Detective David Herrin repeatedly told Fish and Wildlife officers that his daughter shot a deer in Stevens County in 2013 before finally saying he was ready to …
Thu., Oct. 25, 2012
Landers: New law raises penalties for trespassers
The Washington Legislature has raised the stakes for hunters who go onto private property without permission. A law enacted this year gives wildlife officials authority to confiscate equipment, including rifles, …
Fri., July 15, 2011
Spokane detective with ‘troubled work history’ fired
Spokane police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick fired Detective Jeff Harvey on Wednesday as a result of his alleged confrontation with a state Fish and Wildlife officer and what his termination letter …