Stories tagged: idaho
Sat., May 25, 2019, 6 a.m.
Camping is no longer available at the Freeman Lake Access Site, located 5 miles north of Oldtown in Bonner County.
Fri., May 24, 2019, 4:46 p.m.
Fisheries managers for the Idaho Department of Fish and Game say the return of spring chinook to Clearwater River Hatcheries continues to slip and is projected to fall further behind …
Fri., May 24, 2019, 3:38 p.m.
A new partnership between Idaho Fish and Game and PotlatchDeltic will provide and preserve public access for hunting, fishing and trapping on 567,002 acres of private land in Benewah, Clearwater, …
Fri., May 24, 2019, 3:24 p.m.
Silver Mountain Bike Park is set to open on Saturday. Silver Mountain Bike Park features two lifts, including North America’s longest single-stage gondola and 3,400 feet of vertical drop.
Sun., May 19, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
The use of mothballs to ward off rodents from cars parked at Corn Creek Boat Launch may be effective, but it’s still illegal
A clever hack being used by river runners to protect their cars at the Corn Creek Boat Launch on the upper Salmon River has drawn the ire of officials on …
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019, 3:12 p.m.
Native American leaders pressed lawmakers in Congress Wednesday to adopt permanent protections for grizzly bears, a species widely revered by tribes but that has been proposed for hunting in Wyoming …
Mon., May 6, 2019, 12:11 p.m.
A grizzly bear was confirmed northeast of Magee, Idaho, in the Coeur d’Alene National Forest on Monday.
Thu., April 25, 2019, 6:15 a.m.
A month ago, Stormy never had been touched by a human. By mid-April, the 2-year-old mustang was asking to have her forehead scratched, though her ears remained pricked and her …
Thu., April 25, 2019, 6 a.m.
Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson flirted with backing the removal of the four lower Snake River dams during a conference here on salmon recovery Tuesday.
Fri., April 12, 2019, 3:48 p.m.
A group of conservation organizations is calling on wildlife officials in Wyoming and Idaho to require hunters to carry bear spray.
Wed., April 10, 2019, 6 p.m.
A solid snowpack in Idaho has river guides hoping for a good 2019 season.
Thu., March 21, 2019, 4:30 a.m.
Separate inquiries find exposure of fish to air after being landed has little impact on their survival and reproductive odds.
Sun., March 17, 2019, 6 a.m.
At 6 a.m. in mid-January, a trio of hunters sat cloaked in layers of camouflage, waiting for first light when they could begin shooting during what would likely be one …
Sat., March 16, 2019, 6 a.m.
Something catastrophically wrong happened in 2018 to monarch butterflies.
Mon., March 11, 2019, 6 a.m.
In 1984 a few concerned anglers, worried about the decline of the Henry’s Fork of the Snake River caused by unrestricted cattle grazing along its banks, gathered at a cabin …
Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 5:24 p.m.
In an effort to get a better picture of how wild steelhead are affected by fishing, the University of Idaho and Idaho Department of Fish and Game will enlist the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:25 p.m.
When last-place Idaho (4-20, 1-12 Big Sky) visit Eastern Washington (9-15, 7-6) Monday at Reese Court, EWU the Eagles will be shooting for their seventh straight win in Cheney as …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:25 p.m.
You can earn more than $1,000 for trapping a single wolf in Idaho, but it will cost you.
Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 6 a.m.
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is asking for hunter feedback on the 2019-20 big game season rules and regulations. Throughout March IDFG will hold open houses. Proposed changes …
Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
The Idaho Fish and Game commission voted last week to drastically reduce the number of available moose tags for the 2019-20 seasons.
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 5:42 p.m.
Idaho Fish and Game staff will hold a series of open houses around the state to talk to hunters about their preferences for rules and seasons for the upcoming big-game …
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 3:56 p.m.
Last week Idaho Gov. Brad Little acknowledged that climate change is real, according to reporting
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
When Virgil Moore leaves the Idaho Department of Fish and Game office for the last time, it won’t be without tears.
Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 10:58 a.m.
The Priest Lake cold-water bypass project is in wait-and-see mode.
Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
The ongoing partial shutdown of the federal government has idled permit writers who are under a looming deadline to complete Idaho’s steelhead fishery permit, and some stakeholders are urging Gov. …
Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 6 a.m.
Idaho Fish and Game officials are deploying elk tracking collars this week as part of the annual elk survival study.
Wed., Jan. 2, 2019
An anonymous landowner has donated 0.26 square miles of mule deer winter range in Pocatello to a local land trust
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 1:31 p.m.
The 28th annual Best Hand Fun Ski and Snowshoe Event is scheduled for Jan. 5 at the 4th of July Pass Recreation area in Idaho. Check-in time is 10:30-11:30 a.m. …
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
By his admission, Ed Schriever’s mantra of “balance and stretch” sounds like an exercise routine for old guys.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 26, 2018, 1:54 p.m.
A coalition of environmental groups is threatening to sue the U.S. Forest Service for allowing black bear hunters in Idaho and Wyoming to hunt over bait stations.