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FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016

Sea-kayakers Lisa Helmbrecht and Susan Luchesi of Spokane explore Kenai Fjords National Park.  (Deb Pierce)

Kayaker says women-only trips are special

PADDLING – “My Sea-kayak Adventures with the Girls,” will be presented at 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 28, for the Spokane Canoe & Kayak Club at Mountain Gear Corporate Headquarters, 6021 E. Mansfield Ave. in Spokane Valley. The free slide program will be presented by...

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Washington Fish and Wildlife Department (WDFW) agency logo. (Courtesy photo)

Fish and Wildlife agency website hacked

INTERNET – Hackers inserted links to violent images on the Washington Fish and Wildlife Department’s website on Monday forcing the site to be take offline for several days. It's currently down on Thursday afternoon. Department officials said the hackers probably didn’t access to confidential customer...

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THURSDAY, AUG. 14, 2014

Washington Fish and Wildlife Department Police assisted Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks investigators in 2014 in a trophy elk poaching case that crossed state lines. (Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife)

Washington wildlife cops help Montana bag poachers 

WILDLIFE ENFORCEMENT -- Washington Fish and Wildlife Police recently helped Montana Fish,Wildlife & Parks officers with a poaching case involving four large bull elk taken from a closed area in Eastern Montana, and multiple suspects living in the Grays Harbor, Pacific, and Thurston County areas...

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FRIDAY, JULY 11, 2014


Towell Falls on Rock Creek in the Escure Ranch south of Sprague, Wash., managed by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. (Mary Aegerter)

BLM opens Escure Ranch road to Towell Falls

PUBLIC LANDS -- The gate has been opened temporarily at Escure Ranch to allow motor vehicles to drive the road less than three miles into Towell Falls, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management's Spokane office has announced. The 14,000-acre BLM Rock Creek Recreation Area site...

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FRIDAY, AUG. 2, 2013



MONDAY, FEB. 14, 2011

Sky-high skiers to fly at Schweitzer

Outrageous Air Show from Bob Legasa on Vimeo. OUTDOOR SPECTATING -- Here are a few men with skills worth looking up to. What: Yoke’s Outrageous Air Show aerial ski-jumping exhibition, plus fireworks, music. FREE. Who: Olympic freestyle gold medalist Jean Marc Rozon; four-time world champion...

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