Stories tagged: wolverine
UPDATED: Fri., May 19, 2017, 11:13 a.m.
Hugh Jackman’s secret? He didn’t know wolverines are real
NEW YORK – After playing Wolverine in nine movies, Hugh Jackman arguably knows more about the superhero than anyone. But that wasn’t always the case. He recalls researching the animal …
Sun., March 5, 2017, 5:16 p.m.
‘Logan’ claws its way to the top of box-office charts
Twentieth Century Fox’s “Logan” may be Hugh Jackman’s final portrayal of the iconic X-Men character Wolverine, but the man with the adamantium claws isn’t going out without a fight.
UPDATED: Thu., March 2, 2017, 2:20 p.m.
Movie review: Emotional ‘Logan’ cuts like a knife
Forget Batman vs. Superman or Captain America vs. Iron Man. In James Mangold’s moving tribute to X-Men’s Wolverine, “Logan,” it’s all Logan vs. Logan. He strips away the spandex, the …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 11:37 p.m.
Wolverine caught on remote camera in west-central Idaho
A wolverine has been recorded on an Idaho Fish and Game camera near McCall in west-central Idaho as part of a four-state study to determine where the elusive mammals live.
Mon., Oct. 13, 2014, 2:26 p.m.
Groups challenge wolverine decision
A coalition of advocacy groups on Monday challenged the government’s denial of federal protections for the snow-loving wolverine, arguing in a lawsuit that officials disregarded evidence a warming climate will …
Sun., June 8, 2014
Field reports: Governor’s task force on outdoor recreation comes to Spokane
RECREATION – Gov. Jay Inslee’s Task Force on Parks and Outdoor Recreation will meet Tuesday in Spokane as part of a summer-long effort to develop a plan for encouraging outdoor …
Sun., Feb. 9, 2014
What is a wolverine?
Wolverines are typically shy animals that live in remote, high-elevation terrain in North America, Europe and Asia. Most scientists believe that snow is important to their survival, since they den …
Sun., Feb. 9, 2014
Watters’ wolverine research leads to Mongolia
She was told not to get her hopes up, that some people had worked on wolverine studies for 20 years and never seen one of the creatures in the wild. …
Sun., Feb. 24, 2013
Idaho researchers tap citizen scientists to survey rare creatures
Researchers are putting the spotlight on reclusive creatures in the Inland Northwest, ranging from slugs and frogs to lynx and wolverines. How climate change and other modern threats will impact …
Sun., May 1, 2011
Out & About: Photos now verify two wolverines
OUTCRITTERS – First there were tracks. Now there are photos.
Sun., April 10, 2011, 7:25 a.m.
Researcher explains threats to wolverine in its remote range
Perhaps the only critter at top of the food chain that’s rarer and more set apart than a wolverine is the wolverine researcher. “Worldwide, maybe a dozen people are working …
Sun., April 10, 2011, 7:24 a.m.
Wolverine sightings curb Silver Valley snowcat skiing operation
Evidence of wolverine activity on the Rochat Divide and St. Joe Mountains south of Cataldo, Idaho, has jeopardized the permit issued to Peak Adventures, a Silver Valley snowcat skiing company …
Sun., Feb. 13, 2011
Field reports: OHV travel plan stalled on Colville National Forest
PUBLIC LANDS – A plan to open more roads at the south end of the Colville National Forest to off-road vehicles is months behind its original schedule as forest staff …