Stories tagged: Inland Northwest Wildlife Council
Thu., May 7, 2015
In brief: Controlled fires cease in Upper Coeur d’Alene River area
Controlled burning that started earlier this week should be finishing today, relieving any impacts to hikers and anglers in the Upper Coeur d’Alene River area. Firefighters from the Idaho Panhandle …
Thu., April 30, 2015
Hunters help Union Gospel Mission feed the hungry
Union Gospel Mission chef Derek Mobley runs a mixing paddle through his Swedish meatball sauce. He pauses, dips a spoon into the tilt skillet.
Sun., March 15, 2015
Big Horn Show showcases taxidermy skills
Bragging rights, family memories, the hunt of a lifetime, the fish of your dreams – these are the types of incentives that trigger visits to a taxidermist. The humble profession …
Sun., March 17, 2013
Big Horn Show reels in wide range of outdoor interests
The Big Horn Outdoor Adventure Show is like taking a giant step toward opening day. Plan a fishing trip and check out the new fishing gear. Enroll in hunter education …
Thu., Feb. 7, 2013
Landers: Hunter training changes draw ire
At least 44 of Washington’s 860 certified hunter education instructors have dropped out of the program this year, some of them protesting new restrictions on their personal freedom in the …
Sun., Jan. 27, 2013
Technology, volunteers boost northeastern Washington whitetail study
An ambitious research project is under way to shed light on the mysterious movements of white-tailed deer through the thick cover of northeastern Washington. The study area in Stevens, Pend …
Sun., April 22, 2012
Asotin Wildlife Area addition acquired
ASOTIN CREEK, Wash. – Betty Koch didn’t want to move from rainy southeast Alaska to the hot and arid climate of southeastern Washington. But it was her late husband Frank …
Thu., April 12, 2012
Kids can’t miss at Clear Lake fishing event
Here’s the best bargain around for a full-meal fishing deal: A fishing rod, t-shirt and a sure shot at catching a trout – $10 bucks.
Sun., April 1, 2012, 6:20 a.m.
Out & About: Chapman Lake may not reopen
OUTCRY – Chapman Lake, a popular trout, kokanee and spiny ray fishing lake south of Cheney, may not reopen for public access this season. The family-operated Chapman Lake Resort did …
Sun., March 11, 2012
Out & About: Irondogging the Iditarod Trail
OUTMUSHINE – Snowmobiler Bob Jones of Kettle Falls started following the Iditarod Sled Dog Race near Anchorage on March 3 in mild 25 degree temperatures, but he soon got a …
Sun., Sept. 25, 2011
Disabled hunters can apply to ride gated roads
Handicapped hunters in the Inland Northwest are making inroads to decent hunting opportunities on the Idaho Panhandle National Forests as well the Colville National Forest and two timberland companies. Deadlines …
Thu., Sept. 15, 2011
State scientists seek tissue samples for deer, elk
Successful deer and elk hunters in Eastern Washington can help scientists monitor for chronic wasting disease by submitting tissue samples. The Washington Fish and Wildlife Department’s ongoing monitoring effort is …
Thu., June 16, 2011
With focus on adults, Free Fishing Weekend a success
So you love the sport of fishing and you want to see it prosper and perpetuate. Where do you apply your efforts – with the parents or the kids?
Sun., March 13, 2011, 8:03 a.m.
51st Big Horn outdoor show starts Thursday
It started 51 years ago with a group of hunters gathering in a room to ogle at mounts of their recently harvested trophy big-game. Since then, the Inland Empire Big-Game …
Sun., March 13, 2011, 8:03 a.m.
Okanogan Valley Guide Services caters to fishermen in any weather
People who wait for perfect weather miss a lot of good fishing,” said Jerrod Gibbons, blowing warm breath on his numb fingers Tuesday after releasing a bright, fat steelhead in …
Sun., March 13, 2011, 8:02 a.m.
Dog trainer stresses importance of all-weather instruction
“Some people say I’m living the dream,” Dan Hoke yelled with a smile from the back of his horse as he trotted into a near blizzard. “Of course, they’re never …
Sun., March 13, 2011, 12:01 a.m.
Trophies a Big Horn Show tradition
Long after the sweat has been showered off, the gear’s stowed and the meat has been butchered, wrapped and stored in the freezer, the trophy on the wall recalls the …
Sun., Dec. 19, 2010
Out & About: Moose raffle ticket perfect hunter gift
Moose raffle ticket perfect hunter gift OUTBUY – Looking for a foolproof gift for a big-game hunter?
Fri., Oct. 22, 2010
Riverfront Park totem pole gets a makeover
After decades of exposure to the elements, the tattered totem pole in Riverfront Park needed some serious work. The eagle at the top of the totem was missing its head …
Sun., Sept. 26, 2010
Trout fishing one kid-focused Valleyfestivity
Children donning face paint and clinging to balloon animals lined up and eagerly awaited their turn to cast their lines at Fishing at the Falls Saturday. The Mirabeau Falls pond …