Stories tagged: hunting accident
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 11:55 a.m.
A North Idaho man was killed Saturday near Soldiers Meadow Lake from an accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Mon., Oct. 31, 2016, 1:11 p.m.
Authorities say children have been wounded in a hunting accident east of Sweet Home, Oregon.
Sat., Jan. 9, 2016
From our archives, 100 years ago Spokane Mayor Charles Fleming ordered the removal of all of the large electric signs depicting “foaming beer mugs, bottles pouring out their contents and …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 10, 2015, 8:50 p.m.
A man died in an apparent hunting accident near Colfax Saturday morning.
Fri., Sept. 4, 2015
From our archives, 100 years ago Frank Wineland was hunting near Thompson Falls when he saw a bear in the brush. He opened fire.
Mon., Oct. 17, 2011, 9:25 a.m.
The Kootenai County sheriff’s office is investigating cicumstances surrounding the accident shooting death of a 7-year-old Coeur d’Alene boy at the end of a family hunting trip over the weekend.
Tue., Oct. 19, 2010
A North Bend, Wash., man who regularly visited north Spokane County with a hunting party for 35 years died Friday after he crashed his all-terrain vehicle near Reflection Lake.
Tue., May 4, 2010
A man whose identity was withheld by the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office after he died from an accidental gunshot on Friday while hunting a porcupine has been identified as Gary …
Tue., March 10, 2009, 7:59 p.m.
A North Idaho man who accidentally shot and killed another hunter in Shoshone County last year will report to jail Friday to begin a six-month sentence.
Fri., Nov. 28, 1997
A 37-year-old Coeur d’Alene man was in critical condition late Thursday after being shot in the hip by a fellow hunter. Authorities are calling the shooting an accident, but would …
Mon., June 9, 1997
The body of a hunter missing since last November was found by members of a search team, the Shoshone County Sheriff’s Department reported Sunday. The death of George Saunders is …
Thu., Oct. 31, 1996
From SPORTS, November 1, 1996, page C4: CARSTENSEN CLARIFICATION To clarify a Thursday story about Cameron Carstensen, the Almira/Coulee-Hartline athlete was in a vehicle when he accidentally shot himself in …
Fri., Dec. 15, 1995
A Centralia man was fatally shot by another bowhunter as two groups stalked a small herd of elk in the northwest corner of Cowlitz County, the sheriff’s office said. Theron …
Wed., Oct. 18, 1995
1. Tim Brashear, left, and Kenny Butler return after searching unsuccessfully Tuesday for hunter Ray Anderson. Photo by Craig Buck/The Spokesman-Review 2. Ray Anderson, seen here with his nephew, Jacob …
Tue., Aug. 15, 1995
Bonner County Prosecutor Randall Day is considering a new trial for a hunter accused of killing his companion last fall. “The death of a human being is very important,” Day …
Fri., April 21, 1995
1. John Michael Kohl emerges from the courthouse after the jury delivered its not-guilty verdict Thursday. Photo by Dan McComb/The Spokesman-Review 2. Erin Jenkins; his wife, Katy; and Shawn Jenkins’ …
Thu., April 20, 1995
Hunter Was Sure He Saw Elk Victim Must Have Been Caught In Line Of Fire, Kohl Testifies At His Manslaughter Trial
John Michael Kohl was certain he’d seen the head of an elk when he pulled the trigger on his rifle. After the shot, his eyes roamed the mountainside searching for …