Stories tagged: cougars
Fri., Nov. 1, 2019
It’s a pose to which any cat owner can relate.
Tue., Sept. 3, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has assembled an internal working group to develop recommended changes to the cougar hunting seasons.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 1, 2019
Makamae Gomera-Stevens scored a goal just 21 seconds into the match and the 23rd-ranked Washington State Cougars (3-0) breezed to a 6-3 nonconference victory over the James Madison Dukes (1-2) …
Sun., Aug. 25, 2019
Elk are crafty creatures. Just ask any elk hunter.
Sun., July 14, 2019
Wolves, bears, prescribed burning and more were discussed during a virtual Q&A session Monday.
UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019
A cougar attacked a child Saturday evening in a city park in Leavenworth, Wash. The boy’s two dogs fought the cougar, eventually running the big cat off. The boy suffered …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 22, 2019
The class will meet four times, followed by a fifth session that will be free and open to the public. The WSU football head coach will teach alongside Spokane County …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019
Two bills dealing with cougars are in state senate committee hearings Thursday.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018
A young male cougar attacked and killed eight alpacas near Riverside State Park sometime Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018
Of the 56 people aboard, 47 were taken to hospitals for evaluation or treatment. The university said Friday morning that two students remained under medical care for injuries that were …
Sun., Nov. 18, 2018
Hannah Wilson, a 20-year-old junior at Washington State, doesn’t typically go to college football games. That’s about to change.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018
Thanksgiving break for Washington State University is right around the corner, as is the highly anticipated Apple Cup in Pullman, and troopers will be ramping up their patrols in response …
Mon., Nov. 5, 2018
Treshon Broughton, who graduated from Washington State University last year after two seasons as a cornerback, claims the officers repeatedly struck his head and inappropriately deployed a Taser into his …
Sat., Oct. 6, 2018
Election materials prompt WSU cease-and-desist to Cathy McMorris Rodgers campaign; Lisa Brown’s campaign also asked to quit using university’s imagery in ads
The university has also requested the congresswoman’s Democratic challenger, Lisa Brown, remove trademarked images from her ads in an effort to remain neutral in the closely watched Congressional contest.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 29, 2018
Washington State backup safety Deion Singleton was about to have career day. But it came as a result of a rather bizarre play: a fumble review that resulted in the …
Thu., Sept. 27, 2018
Cougars have been in the news this summer. Numerous sightings, incidents and attacks have left many wondering, why? The common-sense answer? There must be more cougars. Experts disagree.
Thu., Sept. 27, 2018
On Sept. 8, Amaya Simpson and Cole Seymour decided to head into the woods near their home in Inchelium, Washington, and practice elk calls. Something else showed up.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 16, 2018
Pullman streets were noticeably more crowded Wednesday as students numbering in the thousands converged on the town for Washington State University’s official move-in day of the year.
Thu., July 26, 2018
The cougar that Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials killed on May 19 was the same animal that attacked two bicyclists, killing one, DNA analysis confirmed Wednesday.
Mon., May 28, 2018
Derek Bayley, who recently concluded his collegiate career at Washington State University, collected another Idaho Golf Association men’s amateur match play championship.
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018
Wildlife biologists caught and tagged a massive 197-pound cougar Monday.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018
Cougars are far more social than previously thought, a Sequim scientist told a Peninsula College audience.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018
After news of Hilinski’s death surfaced, members of the college football community took to Twitter to share the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and plead with people to seek help for …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017
Got tickets to see the Cougars take on the Huskies in the Apple Cup on Saturday? Or maybe you are a Washington State University student heading home for the holidays …
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017
WSU supports the tradition of partying, opening the lots on Thursday evening and not closing them until Sunday, giving fans lots of time to prepare for games, socialize afterward and …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017
Prior to Saturday, Tyler Hilinski had attempted 39 passes in just over one season wearing a Washington State uniform. But the sophomore quarterback emerged as one of several WSU heroes …
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017
An extensive poaching ring is responsible for slaughtering more than 100 black bears, cougars, bobcats, deer and elk in southwestern Washington state and northwestern Oregon, with many of the animals …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 25, 2017
Judging by the last few seasons, you may have a better chance of choosing the correct Powerball numbers than predicting Washington State’s schedule with 100 percent accuracy. The same team …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 25, 2017
Erick Hallett II is leaving the Lone Star State for the Palouse and an opportunity to contribute as a part of Alex Grinch’s “Speed D.” Hallett II, a three-star cornerback …
Thu., Aug. 24, 2017
Washington State practice is closed to the public for the rest of the season, meaning fans and reporters who still haven’t gotten their fix of preseason football will have to …