Stories tagged: raptors
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.
Tue., May 17, 2016, 9:42 p.m.
In Brief: Cavs blow out Raptors 115-84 in Game 1
LeBron James hardly missed and scored 24 points in three quarters, Kyrie Irving scored 27 and the Cleveland Cavaliers picked up where they left off before a long layoff by …
Thu., April 17, 2014, midnight
A few special birds lend a wing in golden eagle preservation
Golden eagles – including one that wore a “backpack” for eight years – are carrying their weight in research that could help curb their gradual decline. Data from an Eastern …
Thu., March 22, 2012, midnight
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” …
Sat., July 30, 2011, midnight
West Valley Outdoor Learning Center holding open houses
For Harry Potter, visiting with owls is an everyday occurrence. For the rest of us, there’s West Valley Outdoor Learning Center, 8706 E. Upriver Drive.