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Outdoors blog archive for Jan. 1, 2017

MONDAY, FEB. 20, 2017

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Spokane-area Safari Club plans 35th annual fundraiser

HUNTING – The Inland Empire Chapter of Safari Club International has scheduled a "Hunters First Banquet” next month to benefit local conservation, humanitarian and education projects, organizers say. The 35th annual event will feature dinner, games, silent auction, raffles, door prizes and a live auction...

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FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017

THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017

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Idaho Fish and Game working up new fee proposal

HUNTING/FISHING -- The Idaho Fish and Game Commission today directed Fish and Game staff to develop a proposed bill for consideration by the Idaho Legislature that would create a new $5 charge to purchase an Adult Resident annual hunting, fishing or trapping license. A previous...

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WDFW seeks comments on proposed 2017-18 hunting seasons

HUNTING – Public comments on proposed recommendations for Washington's 2017-18 hunting seasons are being accepted by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife through Feb. 22. The proposals and comment forms are posted on the department's website. Most of the proposals address changes in special...

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017

TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2017

MONDAY, FEB. 13, 2017

Map shows wolf packs and wolf activity documented at the end of 2015 by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife. (Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife)

Hunting of 'problem' wolves proposed in Oregon 

ENDANGERED SPECIES -- A modest state proposal that would allow hunters to shoot "problem wolves" in Oregon on a case-by-case basis is, predictably, raising the hackles of people who hang on to the notion that wolves are above be managed. This mentality will not lead...

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SUNDAY, FEB. 12, 2017

FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017

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Outdoor Valentines should think long term

OUTDOOR RELATIONSHIPS -- More than 34 years ago, my fiance and I walked into Dodson's Jewelers in Spokane and bought the rings we'd put on during our upcoming wedding. We walked out the door and drove to what was then the Eddie Bauer Bargain Basement...

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