Stories tagged: idaho
Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 6 a.m.
August trip of the month: Rent a boat on Priest Lake
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 10, 2019, 4:26 p.m.
Sprague LL, the Oregon representative, tied the game in the top of the sixth when Andrew Mhoon stole home following a CdA out.
Sat., Aug. 10, 2019, 6 a.m.
The Lake City Trail Alliance’s annual membership party and sponsorship drive will be hosted at the Ponderosa Springs Golf Course at Capone’s Pub on the Green on Aug. 29 from …
Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 6 a.m.
Idaho Fish and Game officials are polling anglers to get their opinions on potential rules designed to balance salmon fishing with catch-release steelhead fishing, in preparation of a possible fall …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 1, 2019, 3:49 p.m.
There is a point in any endurance sport – once the muscles have loosened and the seconds have blended into minutes and then, even, hours – that the world condenses, …
Thu., Aug. 1, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
With five cases of CWD confirmed just miles from Idaho border, state officials shore up the defenses
In May and into the summer, wildlife officials in Libby, Montana, confirmed five cases of chronic wasting disease.
Fri., July 26, 2019, 6 a.m.
Steelhead anglers and fans of the fish hoping for better returns this year, especially for the large B-run fish, may want to lower their expectations.
Mon., July 22, 2019, 6 a.m.
Steelhead anglers are being enlisted to help researchers at the University of Idaho and Idaho Department of Fish and Game measure angling effects on wild steelhead, and in some cases …
Sun., July 21, 2019, 6 a.m.
Thistles, some stacked on trailers two or three high, were already arriving Thursday afternoon as a stiff breeze moved through Sandpoint.
Mon., July 8, 2019, 1:26 p.m.
Ever wondered how biologists study birds of prey, particularly ospreys?
Fri., July 5, 2019, 6 a.m.
A multiyear research project aiming to measure the quality of elk habitat across the vast Clearwater region in Idaho is in its final stages.
UPDATED: Mon., July 8, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
July trip of the month: Idaho’s Sawtooth mountains serve up adventure for wilderness enthusiasts of all kinds
The Sawtooth National Recreation Area is a paradise for hikers, bikers, anglers, campers and wildnerness enthusiasts of all kinds.
UPDATED: Fri., June 28, 2019, 5:21 p.m.
My complicated relationship with that aspect of the game rarely takes a round off, but I had no complaints when my 25-foot downhiller rolled true before stopping inches from the …
Fri., June 14, 2019, 2:14 p.m.
In a surprise move, the Idaho Fish and Game Commission reopened spring chinook salmon fishing on a portion of the Middle Fork of the Clearwater River east of Kooskia on …
Fri., June 7, 2019, 1:58 p.m.
Idaho Fish and Game officials have closed spring chinook fishing on the lower Salmon and Little Salmon rivers, bringing an unexpected early end to the disappointing season.
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 9:48 p.m.
Idaho officials killed a young adult male grizzly bear in Copeland, Idaho, north of Bonners Ferry, on Saturday.
Thu., May 30, 2019, 5 p.m.
Pound for pound, the Northwest’s most ferocious predator is not the grizzly bear, the cougar or the gray wolf. Instead, it’s a stealthy, slender member of the weasel family no …
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 …