Stories tagged: solo
Sun., May 27, 2018, 4:23 p.m.
‘Solo’ sputters in takeoff with $83.3M at box office
In the largest disturbance yet in Disney’s otherwise lucrative reign over “Star Wars,” the Han Solo spinoff “Solo: A Star Wars Story” opened well below expectations with a franchise-low $83.3 …
Wed., April 4, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
Force-fed: Denny’s teams up with Star Wars for new ‘Solo’ menu
‘Solo: A Star Wars Story,’ directed by Ron Howard, opens nationwide May 25. But ‘Solo’ breakfast and lunch items are on sale at Denny’s now through June 26.
Sun., April 3, 2011, 6:53 a.m.
Swan’s long run at Turnbull Refuge ends on high note
An elderly trumpeter swan that could teach sports teams a thing or two about commitment, determination and achievement has ended his long run at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge. The swan …
Sun., April 3, 2011
Washington key to trumpeter swan comeback
The number of trumpeter swans in Washington has grown in recent years after nearly going extinct. According to Seattle Audubon’s “Bird Web,” fewer than 100 trumpeter swans were alive south …
Sun., Sept. 12, 2010
First flight made by Solo’s brood at Turnbull
Five trumpeter swan cygnets that hatched at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge this spring put their wings to the test this week and lifted their ample bodies off the water for …
Sun., May 23, 2010
Retired physician honored for grousing around scablands
A Spokane woman is honored to be following the reintroduction of sage grouse in Lincoln County. Kim Thorburn of Spokane has been named the Washington Fish and Wildlife Department’s Volunteer …
Tue., Jan. 26, 2010
Swan brings brood back to Turnbull, quelling fears he was killed
As he has for possibly more than four decades, the trumpeter swan nicknamed Solo returned Monday to the year’s first big patch of ice-free water at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge. …
Mon., Jan. 25, 2010, 6:02 p.m.
Solo the trumpeter swan still alive
Ending fears that he may have been killed by poachers in Stevens County, the trumpeter swan nicknamed Solo returned Monday to the year’s first big patch of ice-free water at …
Thu., April 4, 2002, 1:03 a.m.
For this male trumpeter swan, it’s truly a Solo act
Solo, the iconic trumpeter swan at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge, was named by Spokesman-Review outdoors editor Rich Landers in this column about the swan, then a widower, on April 4, …