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TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2016

THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2016

TUESDAY, MAY 24, 2016


Cabela's in Post Falls lured 58 humans and one dog to don lifejackets on May  21 to celebrate Ready, Set, Wear It!
 (Kristi Blaver)

Giving life jackets a plug

WATERSPORTS -- As a reminder for the spike in boating activity for the Memorial Day Weekend, the Post Falls Cabela's store joined the sixth annual Ready, Set, Wear It! campaign to encourage boaters to wear life jackets while on the water. "We had participants come...

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TUESDAY, MAY 17, 2016


Spokane Sheriff's Deputy Jay Bailey accepts a boat registration form while he talks to boaters about the new boater education law. (Jesse Tinsley)

Boat safety class offered at Cabela’s

WATERSPORTS – The Spokane Sail and Power Squadron will teach the ABC-3 boating safety course next weekend in two four-hour sessions at the Cabela’s store in Post Falls. The eight-hour class satisfies Washington’s mandatory boating safety requirement. Class sessions will be 5 p.m.-9 p.m. on...

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MONDAY, MAY 16, 2016

THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2016

TUESDAY, APRIL 12, 2016

MONDAY, APRIL 4, 2016

THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2016

TUESDAY, MARCH 1, 2016

SATURDAY, FEB. 27, 2016

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 17, 2016

TUESDAY, FEB. 16, 2016

MONDAY, DEC. 14, 2015

Sunset over Lake Quinault and the boating beach at Quinault Lodge.

Boating grants available to nonprofit groups

WATERSPORTS -- The Northwest Marine Trade Association is accepting applications through Jan. 29 for a grant program to boost non-profits seeking assistance in promoting boating in the region. The Grow Boating program seeks to increase the number of boaters and encourage current boaters to boat...

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WEDNESDAY, NOV. 18, 2015

TUESDAY, NOV. 3, 2015

MONDAY, AUG. 31, 2015

THURSDAY, AUG. 27, 2015

TUESDAY, JULY 21, 2015

WEDNESDAY, JULY 15, 2015

FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 2015

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24, 2015

THURSDAY, JUNE 11, 2015

Floating free: Nathan Black, 22, of Post Falls, took advantage of the beautiful weather to sail his dad’s Sunfish at Q’emiln Park in Post Falls. (Kathy Plonka)

Q’emiln boat launch opens Friday at Post Falls

WATERSPORTS -- The Q’emiln Park Boat Launch will open and parking fees will go into effect starting Friday, June 12, the Post Falls Recreation Department has announced. The boat launch opening was delayed this year by Avista's South Channel Dam Rehabilitation Project. Construction equipment being...

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