Stories tagged: mustangs
Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 12:05 p.m.
Critics maintain Utah mustang meeting a ‘slaughter summit’
Federal scientists and mostly rural interests are gathering at a wild horse conference in Utah that mustang-protection advocates maintain is a thinly veiled effort to promote increased roundups and eventual …
Sat., Oct. 10, 2015
EWU bounces past Cal Poly for 42-41 Big Sky victory in overtime
Amid the pandemonium at Roos Field on Saturday afternoon, Eastern Washington coach Beau Baldwin tried his best to bring Eagle Nation back to earth. No such luck. Several players called …
Sun., March 11, 2012
Wild-hearted winner: Mustang seems unlikely dressage horse
Mariah was a mustang in the Paisley Desert wilds of south-central Oregon before being adopted as a yearling. The “tough little steed,” as her owner Melynnda Thiessen calls her, is …
Sun., Jan. 18, 2009
‘American legends’ to take part in Obama parade
The Northwest will be represented in the inaugural parade by U.S. Border Patrol agents from stations in Washington and Montana who’ll ride mustangs that once ran wild on federal lands. …
Thu., Dec. 18, 2008
Mustangs in training
When picking eight mustangs to represent the U.S. Border Patrol and the Pacific Northwest for the inaugural celebration next month, Lee Pinkerton has to worry about a horse’s temperament, its …
Mon., Dec. 8, 2008, 11:51 a.m.
Region’s U.S. Border Patrol mustangs to march in D.C.
Mustangs that were running wild less than two years ago will be part of next month’s inaugural parade for Barack Obama.