Stories tagged: hawks
Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 6 a.m.
100 years ago in Spokane: Sportsmen target magpies, crows, coyotes, hawks and owls along county roads to help preyed-on birds
Spokane sportsmen declared war on the so-called “enemies of game birds.” They planned to go gunning for magpies, crows, coyotes, hawks and owls, which they believed to prey on the …
Fri., July 14, 2017, 6:25 a.m.
Birding brightens driver’s commute on I-90
I spend about 90 minutes in a vehicle each day, commuting from Coeur d’Alene to downtown Spokane. I didn’t expect to be birding from Interstate 90. But the first day …
Wed., April 12, 2017, 1:34 p.m.
Reader photo: Aerial competition for anglers
An osprey swooped in to take a fisherman’s catch at Fernan Lake in North Idaho this week. The fish somehow broke free and escaped. The angler had to start over.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Newsmakers: Indiana dismisses RB facing 2 child molestation charges
Freshman Indiana running back
Thu., July 21, 2016, 11:03 p.m.
Indians score every whichway in eighth, pull away to punish Hawks with 11-2 victory
After scattering crooked numbers in four of the first five innings, the Spokane Indians put an extreme slant on things in the eighth, dawning their walking shoes scoring seven runs …
Fri., Feb. 22, 2013
Moscow advances to state tournament
Dane Randall and Nick Ellison combined to score 26 points as the Moscow Bears recovered from a shaky third quarter to beat the visiting Lakeland Hawks 60-53 for the 5A …
Sat., June 30, 2012, 9:54 p.m.
Indians commit nine errors in loss to Boise
The Spokane Indians committed 24 errors in getting off to a 1-8 start in the Northwest League, but then improved to just eight miscues in winning five of their last …
Thu., March 22, 2012
Longtime falconer trains teen ‘bird nut’
Hunting with a bird instead of a gun may sound peculiar to some, but not to master falconer Gary Starr, of the West Plains, and his 14-year-old student Melissa “Missy” …
Sun., Sept. 11, 2011
Chelan hawk migration lures research, festival
“Plastic owls on long poles help bring the hawks near capture nets,” said Felix Martinez of Spokane. “Hawks hate owls and will veer miles out of their way to harass …