Stories tagged: Out & About
SATURDAY, JAN. 21, 2017
Out & About: Think before heading out onto the ice
Venturing on to an ice-capped lake for fishing, skating or simply for getting from here to there should never be taken lightly. It can be safe one day and prone …
SUNDAY, JAN. 1, 2017, 6 A.M.
2016 Outdoors: Out & About
A list of happenings out & about in 2016.
SUNDAY, OCT. 30, 2016, 2:28 A.M.
Out & About: Colfax-Pullman railway trail potential explored
A series of public workshops to gather opinions on the future of the Colfax- Albion-Pullman rail corridor are scheduled in November and December.
SUNDAY, OCT. 23, 2016, 2:57 A.M.
Out & About: Female anglers increasingly hooked by sport
It’s a quiet morning on the lake at North Park Boathouse in Allison Park, Pennsylvania. Not a soul is awake except the fish and, well, the people who’d like to …
SUNDAY, MAY 17, 2015
Out & About: High schools eye mountain biking
OUTPEDAL – Mountain biking offers teenagers immediate fun and a sport they can continue long after high school. Some day it might also earn boys and girls a varsity letterman’s …
SUNDAY, APRIL 12, 2015
Out & About: Fires create hot spots for mushrooming
OUTGATHER – Fire-fighting managers and insurance companies aren’t the only groups poring over maps of the area burned by last summer’s Carlton Complex wildfires. A bumper crop of mushrooms may …
SUNDAY, FEB. 1, 2015
Out & About: Cheap .22 ammo offer lures Portland show goers
OUTSHOOT – A promotion for the Pacific Northwest Sportsmen’s Show in Portland next week offers 15,000 guests a shot at cheap .22 ammunition. Each day of the show, Cascade Farm …
SUNDAY, NOV. 2, 2014
Out & About: Montana project boosts regeneration of aspen
OUTBUD – Over 24 years, a unique Montana cooperative project has invested nearly $460,000 to boost regeneration of aspen stands along the Beartooth Face. “We’ve kind of reached the point …
SUNDAY, OCT. 5, 2014
Barbara Washburn, McKinley’s first lady, dies at age 99
OUTDONE – Barbara Polk Washburn, first woman to climb the highest peak in the United States, died in Massachusetts on Sept. 25 at the age of 99. The climb of …
SUNDAY, JUNE 1, 2014
Out & About: New app gives boaters a heads up
OUTLAUNCH – Boaters can find out where to launch their boats or tie up for a weekend on the water with Washington Water Cruiser, a free app launched by the …
SUNDAY, MARCH 30, 2014
Out & About: Fly fishing vets… Mt. Spokane passes
OUTRULE – It’s transition time at Mount Spokane State Park. Grooming on the nordic ski trails will end for the season on Monday.
SUNDAY, MARCH 9, 2014
Out & About: Weather change shifts birds into another gear
Weather change energizes birds OUTFIELD – Thursday’s sunshine, capping a week of weather extremes, brought on an epidemic of avian spring fever. Love was in the air.
SUNDAY, DEC. 22, 2013
Out & About: 5 more outdoor challenges
Our winter challenge: 5 more ways to stay cool OUTDO – Last Sunday, outdoors editor Rich Landers challenged readers to live large this winter, encouraging you to try at least …
SUNDAY, NOV. 10, 2013
Out & About: Idaho hooks kids on steelheading
OUTFISH – A youth steelhead clinic held on the Snake River recently accomplished its goal by netting more than just fish.
SUNDAY, NOV. 18, 2012
Out & About: Permits in transition at Mount Spokane
OUTPAY – A Discover Pass is still needed for parking a vehicle in most areas of Mount Spokane State Park, but the requirement soon will transition to a Sno-Park permit. …
SUNDAY, AUG. 8, 2010
Out & About: Youth get shot at Turnbull ducks
Youngsters have one more week to apply for a two-day youth waterfowl hunt scheduled at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge this fall.