Stories tagged: coyotes
Mon., Sept. 2, 2019
Spokane teachers were starting to consider if they should create a union and joining the American Federation of Teachers.
Wed., July 3, 2019
Photographer David Sams took this photo of a coyote Monday morning at Riverside State Park. The coyote is still in the process of shedding its winter coat, Sams said.
UPDATED: Wed., April 24, 2019
Coyotes love cats.
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018
Let’s keep our precious pets on leashes or indoors. If we do that, we will spare the songbirds and also spare ourselves the loss of love to the predators we …
UPDATED: Tue., June 26, 2018
A court has ruled that a federal agency’s justifications for killing coyotes and mountain lions and other predators in Idaho to protect livestock and other wildlife such as elk violates …
UPDATED: Tue., June 19, 2018
An Idaho couple has sued the U.S. government, saying their teenage son still suffers headaches after a predator-killing trap that federal workers mistakenly placed near their home
Sun., June 3, 2018
For eons, coyotes roamed what is now the western United States, with its wide-open plains. Then came European settlers, who cut down forests for farms and ranches.
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018
Photographer Joanie Christian spotted these two coyotes playing in the snow on the shore of Lake Roosevelt in late February. After scampering around for a short while the two wild …
Tue., Feb. 13, 2018
100 years ago in Spokane: Sportsmen target magpies, crows, coyotes, hawks and owls along county roads to help preyed-on birds
Spokane sportsmen declared war on the so-called “enemies of game birds.” They planned to go gunning for magpies, crows, coyotes, hawks and owls, which they believed to prey on the …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018
Coyotes. The wild canines thrive in many of the United States’ largest cities – including
Mon., April 3, 2017
Six eastern Oregon counties say they are halting the use of cyanide traps to kill coyotes to protect the state’s wolf population.
UPDATED: Tue., March 28, 2017
A cyanide device for killing coyotes that spewed the poison on a boy and killed his dog was set up on public land in Idaho in February despite a decision …
Mon., Feb. 13, 2017
Three dead coyotes were left on the front porches of Greek houses at the University of Idaho early Friday.
Tue., Feb. 7, 2017
Two coyotes were removed from a park on Chicago’s North Side after people began feeding them and letting them play with their dogs, according to an email from the alderman …
Sat., Dec. 17, 2016
Coyotes are a fairly common sight in rural areas of the Pacific Northwest and Northern California, and landowners might instinctively reach for the rifle if they see one in the …
Thu., May 19, 2016
LeBron James had a triple-double and the Cleveland Cavaliers stayed postseason perfect through 10 games with a 108-89 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Thursday night in Game 2 of …
Mon., May 16, 2016
Officials at an eastern Idaho zoo are investigating after a coyote inside an exhibit was killed and another injured. Zoo Idaho officials told the Idaho State Journal that workers on …
Tue., May 10, 2016
Russell Westbrook had 35 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the San Antonio Spurs 95-91 on Tuesday night, …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016
100 years ago in Eastern Washington: As jackrabbit population hit by disease, Texas sees opportunity
From our archives, 100 years ago Meanwhile, the state game warden in Seattle reported receiving an interesting batch of letters after the state’s jackrabbit population had been ravaged by disease.
Fri., July 24, 2015
Extended The Pittsburgh Steelers and coach Mike Tomlin have agreed to a contract extension Thursday that will keep him with the team through 2018. Tomlin is 82-46 with Pittsburgh since …
Thu., March 12, 2015
Wolves killing livestock usually grabs people’s attentions, but coyotes have had a much wider impact. According to published reports, wolves killed 120 sheep in Montana in 2008.
Tue., Sept. 9, 2014
A federal agency that kills nuisance wildlife is under attack from environmental groups, which say the agency’s use of poison and trapping in Idaho puts other animals at risk. Last …
Sun., March 16, 2014
OUTBRED – Last week, the saga of wolf recovery in Washington took a strange tryst. News that a large domestic guard dog got loose and mated with a female gray …
Sun., Dec. 22, 2013
BOISE – An Idaho outfitter is organizing a post-Christmas contest where two-person teams of hunters will be awarded $2,000 in cash prizes and trophies for shooting wolves and coyotes, angering …
Sun., Nov. 18, 2012
Gonzaga led by 18 points late in the first half and there was no real threat of a South Dakota comeback, but Bulldogs coach Mark Few wanted a timeout.
Sun., May 27, 2012
Like the prow of a ship, the Granite Mountains rise sharply from the creamy-white playa of the Black Rock Desert in Nevada. Here, in rugged terrain owned by the American …
Thu., May 3, 2012
Coyotes defending their pups on the bluff below High Drive last week – sending a few dogs to the vet for stitches – created a minor stink on the South …
Sun., April 29, 2012
Coyotes defending a den of pups are not tolerating dogs coming through their territory between High Drive and Hangman Creek. Following a story in Saturday’s Spokesman-Review about two dogs being …
Sat., April 28, 2012
A trio of aggressive coyotes took on two dogs running loose with their owner on the South Hill bluff trails Thursday, sending one dog to the vet for a chest …
Sat., March 10, 2012
Northeast Washington businesses and hunters took aim at coyotes again this winter to spread a little wealth and give calving livestock and beleaguered white-tailed deer a little more breathing room. …