Stories tagged: deer
Tue., Jan. 21, 2020
The Idaho mule deer and white-tailed deer management plans for 2020-2025 are available on the Idaho Fish and Game website.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 17, 2020
The quiet of a winter night on Hauser Lake turned into a wildlife spectacle Wednesday after a deer crashed through the thin ice and rescuers jumped into action.
Sun., Nov. 10, 2019
It’s November. Stay vigilant. As the temperature drops and the days grow short, vehicle-deer collisions increase. It’s a yearly cycle driven by biology, infrastructure, hunting and the time change.
Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
Washington’s Department of Fish and Wildlife was investigating the killing of a deer with a bow and arrow within city limits Thursday.
Thu., Oct. 24, 2019
An Arkansas hunter was killed Tuesday by a deer he assumed was shot dead, said Keith Stephens, a spokesman for the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.
Thu., Oct. 24, 2019
The second weekend of the general deer hunting season in Northeast Washington was, like the first, slow.
Sun., Oct. 20, 2019
Crouched down in the forest, knife in hand, Brennon Leman starts to skin the bull elk lying dead on the ground. He draws his blade across the animal’s belly, over …
Thu., Oct. 17, 2019
By all accounts, opening weekend for the general deer hunting season was slow in Northeast Washington.
Mon., Sept. 30, 2019
New Idaho management plan focuses on collecting better information about whitetail deer numbers, population dynamics
The Idaho Fish and Game Commission recently approved a whitetail management plan that will place more emphasis on collecting and tracking biological data for the species that some say has …
Sat., Aug. 31, 2019
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game licensing bureau reported fewer than 2,500 nonresident deer tags remain for 2019 and 1,608 were sold last week.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019
Jim Patten took this photo of a mule deer buck in velvet while hiking near Palisades Park. Web extra: Submit your own outdoors-related photographs for a chance to be published …
Sun., June 30, 2019
By now most deer have given birth to their young, and residents might see quite a few Bambi out and about. Even if the mother doesn’t appear close by, she …
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019
For the pursuers of the elusive bigfoot, skin and hair samples belonging to a deer provided a dead end. Newly released FBI records detail a 1976 request by Peter C. …
Mon., April 8, 2019
Wildlife photographers and hunters looking for mule deer may need to hike a little higher.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 17, 2018
A Missouri poacher has been ordered to repeatedly watch the movie “Bambi” as part of his sentence for illegally killing hundreds of deer.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018
A canine chased Eastern Washington University student Andrew Norby away from a buck he shot Oct. 20.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 29, 2018
An apparently misinformed hunter shot and killed a deer on Coeur d’Alene’s Tubbs Hill last week.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 28, 2018
Residents of one Coeur d’Alene neighborhood are upset that steps aren’t being taken to prevent hunting in a popular city park.
Wed., Oct. 17, 2018
Patricia Magaret took this photo of three whitetail deer perusing her backyard in Pullman on Oct. 3. Magaret wrote, “Back yard visitors, tomato thieves and creatures of beauty.”
Thu., July 19, 2018
Ever since we moved into our house in the late 1980s, there has been a steady stream of urban wildlife – mostly deer – moving through our backyard on the …
UPDATED: Sun., July 15, 2018
A motorcyclist is seriously injured after striking a deer near Ritzville.
Sat., June 16, 2018
Officials in eastern Idaho are investigating after finding a young male deer dead with a leash around its neck.
Thu., May 31, 2018
We suggest making time for the Helio Sequence, Donna Donna, Indian Goat and more.
Sat., May 26, 2018
While it’s fun watching deer, observing them up close in your garden or dealing with the consequences of one of their visits is a whole different story. In the Inland …
Sun., April 29, 2018
Oregon wildlife officials and law enforcement are offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of whoever has been responsible for a curious sight in the wilderness: live deer …
Sat., April 21, 2018
Montana’s wildlife agency will be even more aggressive in fighting chronic wasting disease, according to a
Fri., April 20, 2018
Washington’s 2017 deer harvest was the lowest it’s been in more than 20 years, according to recently released Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife harvest report.
Fri., April 6, 2018
The Idaho Fish and Game Commission ended the use of extra deer tags in Unit 10A and also shortened the whitetail season there, following activism started by hunters from Orofino.
Fri., March 30, 2018
Idaho Fish and Game is soliciting hunters’ opinions on white-tail deer management. The department mailed some license holders, emailed others and made the survey available online to anyone. The survey …
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018
A Yakima-area bow hunter bagged a nearly 300-pound buck last fall. In the process he set a new state record.