Stories tagged: trophy hunting
Thu., May 23, 2019, 11:50 a.m.
Botswana has lifted its ban on elephant hunting in a country with the world’s highest number of the animals, a decision that has brought anger from some wildlife protection groups …
Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 9:07 a.m.
Idaho Fish and Game Commissioner Blake Fischer shared photos of his guided hunting trip in Africa with friends and colleagues when he returned last month, expecting they’d appreciate his success.
Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
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UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 8:23 p.m.
President Donald Trump on Sunday expressed more doubts about a new policy allowing trophies of African elephants shot for sport to be imported, appearing to question whether “this horror show” …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 9:18 p.m.
President Donald Trump said Friday he’s delaying a new policy allowing the body parts of African elephants shot for sport to be imported until he can review “all conservation facts.”
Sun., March 12, 2017
Senators should vote to leave the protective rule in place – not only to protect our wildlife from politicians’ predatory practices but also to reassure Americans that the chamber still …
Sun., March 5, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
Trophy hunter Tod Reichert, 77, of Saikum, Washington, no longer is charged with using his special Washington raffle tag for
Sun., Oct. 23, 2016, 2:50 a.m.
Perhaps no issue has been as controversial among Idaho hunters as the idea of “auction tags,” which would give the highest bidder access to some of the most sought-after hunts …
Wed., July 13, 2016, 5:30 p.m.
Should newspapers print photos of bicyclists without helmets? Or run a story about a blind girl with a wish to shoot a bear? Or feature wake skiers that ride a …
Wed., June 8, 2016, 7 p.m.
A year’s worth of fund-raising banquets and silent auctions can be matched in a heartbeat by a single check from a big-bucks beneficiary. Hunters, anglers, nature lovers and the entire …
Thu., Sept. 3, 2015
The Alaska mountain formerly known as McKinley has a less-than-thoughtful naming history that President Barack Obama cleared up this week. What didn’t come up in the trailing deluge of Alaska …
Thu., Aug. 6, 2015
The public is numb to kids being killed in Syria. Mouths water as a sultry TVmodel opens her mouth wide as a whale around a monster beef burger.
Thu., Feb. 21, 2013
A Utah hunter has raised the value of big-game hunting with a record bid of $480,000 for a special Montana bighorn sheep permit. Selling coveted bighorn tags to the rich …
Wed., Feb. 20, 2013, 6:54 p.m.
A Utah hunter has raised the value of big-game hunting with a record bid of $480,000 for a special Montana bighorn sheep permit.
Sun., Nov. 18, 2012
Big whitetail bucks are a lot like big bass. There are hunters who claim they don’t care about the big ones, but none of those people seems disappointed when Lady …
Sun., Feb. 21, 2010
Perhaps the day has arrived for the hunting record books to catch up with Major League Baseball. The way trophies are listed needs to be revised. To be fair, the …