Stories tagged: hunting
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
The best part of a successful hunt isn’t the antlers – no matter how impressive – that hang on your wall for years to come. It’s the months of delicious, …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 10:37 a.m.
The recent discovery of chronic wasting disease in deer in Montana means restrictions for North Dakotans who hunt across the border.
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 6 a.m.
Bagging a 6-by-6 point bull elk is a struggle against high odds for anyone in Washington. In the case of Stan Mrzygod, it was essentially a miracle.
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
Since 1996, Washington has employed a
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
Representatives of outdoor recreation and conservation groups see both potential and peril in a new advisory committee being created by U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke.
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 3:15 p.m.
Matt Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Nov. 16
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 4:10 p.m.
Speakers will take 10 minutes apiece this week to tell personal stories or offer perspectives on what connects the public to the trails and natural area of High Drive Bluff …
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 3:57 p.m.
While bird hunting along Montana’s Rocky Mountain Front, a sportsman must consider being loaded for bear as well as pheasant.
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 5:25 a.m.
Another gray wolf has been found dead in Oregon, marking the third such unsolved death of a federally protected wolf in the past year, state and federal wildlife officials said. …
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017
Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists have stepped up testing for chronic wasting disease on deer and elk carcasses taken by hunters.
Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
Alan Liere’s weekly fishing-hunting report for Nov. 9
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 3:52 p.m.
Exceeding a boat’s weight capacity is one of several oversights that has resulted in hunting accidents over the years, said Phil Cooper, Idaho Fish and Game Department educator in Coeur …
Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
My father celebrated another birthday this past week in typical Liere fashion – with little fanfare and a lot of cake. And candy corn. For breakfast.
Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 6:55 p.m.
Every fall, it seems, hunters make news for all the wrong reasons after falling out of tree stands in accidents that could have been prevented.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 1:10 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting reports for Nov. 2
Mon., Oct. 30, 2017, 3:53 a.m.
Wildlife watching, especially around the home, and fishing have gained popularity in recent years while participation in hunting has declined slightly, according to a report released last month.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 29, 2017, 1:07 p.m.
Most people will need a few Google searches to peg where Hazen Audel has survived the elements in 2017.
Sun., Oct. 29, 2017, 5:35 a.m.
An online survey about fishing in Idaho will open Monday on the Idaho Fish and Game website.
Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
Of all the outdoor activities I enjoy, hunting deer is the most perplexing. Sometimes I don’t even know if I like it.
Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 5:25 a.m.
A federal judge last week upheld protections for some of the last roadless areas of the Kootenai National Forest in northwest Montana and the Idaho Panhandle National Forests.
Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 1:07 p.m.
Anglers fishing the far end of Omak Lake in Okanogan County say the cutthroat fishing is outstanding.
Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 6 a.m.
Last hunting season, the words of his grandfather echoed in his mind as Garth Sessions shot what has become Montana’s
Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
While most deer hunters devote years to bagging the buck of their dreams, Michael Zavala dropped a trophy with his first shot – that is, his first shot ever at …
Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 5:43 a.m.
Jessie Williams is five for five, bagging a nice whitetail buck every season since the teenager started hunting five years ago.
Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 5:33 a.m.
Idaho youth pheasant hunters will get a chance to pursue stocked roosters through the pheasant season, starting this weekend through Dec. 31, on 810 acre Access Yes! parcel on the …
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 6:55 p.m.
For hunters, killing a mountain goat is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 1:44 p.m.
Washington pheasant hunters only have to wait until Saturday to follow up on conflicting reports regarding wild bird populations. As always, some hunters will say pheasant populations are down, and …
Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 9:52 a.m.
A federal plan to let hunters shoot trumpeter swans has drawn fire from some of the people who toiled to bring the majestic white birds back from the brink of …
Thu., Oct. 12, 2017, 5:25 a.m.
Fall turkey hunters must wear a hunter orange vest or clothing during the portion of their season that corresponds with any modern rifle big-game seasons.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 1:04 p.m.
If you are hunting ducks but haven’t set up on the “honey hole” where most of them want to be, at least make your spread highly visible by adding a …