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MONDAY, FEB. 22, 2016

MONDAY, FEB. 9, 2015

Lauren Potyk and other teen skiers showed the old timers how to go with the flow of unseasonably warm weather on Mount Spokane during the 37th annual Spokane Langlauf cross-country citizens race on Feb. 8, 2015. (Rich Landers)

Don't give up on the Nordic skiing season

WINTERSPORTS -- Washington still offers decent opportunities for cross-country skiing, despite last week's record high temperatures and rain. Nordic skiers glide over Langlauf course Nordic skiers travel to Washington to get their Ks One benefit of the unseasonably warm weather: the roads to the ski...

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 19, 2014

MONDAY, FEB. 11, 2013

Anglers land bright king salmon near Sitka, Alaska. (Rich Landers)

The S-R's top outdoors stories of the week

Heres a list of top recent outdoors stories in The Spokesman-Review: Anglers Hook It and Cook It at Alaska fishing event Nordic skiing trails sprout near Sandpoint Out & About: Spokane native lands state-record mackinaw Field reports: Coyote hunt eyed to protect wolf Wolf hunts...

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SUNDAY, FEB. 10, 2013

MONDAY, FEB. 13, 2012

MONDAY, FEB. 6, 2012

When skinny skiers go wild

NORDIC SKIING -- In honor of the upcoming (Feb. 12) Spokane Langlauf, the annual 10K cross-country ski event at Mount Spokane, let your mind soar and your body be sore while viewing the lengths some skinny skiers will go to be just like crazy alpine...

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THURSDAY, FEB. 2, 2012

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11, 2012

FRIDAY, FEB. 11, 2011

TUESDAY, DEC. 21, 2010

Jeff Corkill (#171), a top masters runner from Spokane, puts his fitness to the test on skinny skis with 193 other participants in the soggy 2007 Langlauf 10-kilometer race at Mount Spokane. 
 (File / The Spokesman-Review)

Selkirk Nordic Series tests skiers

CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING – Cross-country skiers can test their performance over the course of the season and take a stab at winning cool prizes by entering the three-race Selkirk Nordic Series. First event is Jan. 22 – the 5- or 10-kilometer Cougar Gulch event at Schweitzer....

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