Stories tagged: turkeys
Sun., May 26, 2019, 5 a.m.
Turkey hunters can be like any other breed of outdoorsmen, running the gamut from bare-bones minimalists to gadget-crazed trend setters.
Wed., April 10, 2019, 5 p.m.
Two male turkeys put on a show for a rather disinterested hen on Sunday. Cindy Miller took this photo along the Spokane River near Mead.
Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
Imagine a wild turkey, the kind you might see destroying your yard. Now, look at your Thanksgiving bird. A domestic turkey grown to be plump and tasty. Finally, think of …
Sat., May 21, 2016, 4:17 p.m.
Most western states have a take on rules and ethics involved in catching and releasing fish, especially trout.
Sat., March 26, 2016, 5:03 p.m.
Responding to years of complaints, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is trying to rev up similar enthusiasm for finding the eggs of wild turkeys that are flourishing in …
Sun., March 15, 2015
HIKING – The Mineral Ridge Scenic Area off the northeast portion of Lake Coeur d’Alene, including the popular Mineral Ridge Trail, will be temporarily closed this week for hazardous tree …
Sun., Nov. 23, 2014
It seems that a turkey invasion is underway, with groups of them frequenting the South Hill, Spokane Valley and the North Side. Several flocks of the birds – technically known …
Sun., Nov. 24, 2013
Hunters bent on having an ultratraditional feast still have time – and a season – to bag a wild turkey for Thanksgiving. General turkey seasons re-opened this week in Washington …
Sun., Aug. 25, 2013
“I never wanted it to be a hunting club,” said John Bruce, who founded the Columbia Plateau Wildlife Management Association 12 years ago. “Some wanted that, but I held firm.” …
Thu., May 30, 2013
Skunks and dogs, gobblers and deer – both are on the outdoors column agenda today. Buckle up. De-skunking recipe: Last week’s column on the simple, time-proven recipe for removing the …
Wed., May 29, 2013, 8:20 p.m.
Skunks and dogs, gobblers and deer – both are on the outdoors column agenda today. Buckle up.
Sun., April 1, 2012, 6:24 a.m.
Even though wild turkeys parade down some Spokane streets and poop on the decks of suburban homes, a spring gobbler is a wily and thrilling challenge to hunt. I don’t …
Sun., Dec. 25, 2011, 7:02 a.m.
I clearly remember that bone-chilling Saturday morning in the blind. The heat of a long hike made me welcome the cold at first, but within 5 minutes, I felt as …
Thu., Oct. 20, 2011
Grouse hunters peg the blame on non-native wild turkeys. While turkeys have boomed in recent decades, native forest grouse have declined. That’s proof enough for some hunters.
Wed., Oct. 19, 2011, 7:20 p.m.
Grouse hunters peg the blame on non-native wild turkeys.
Sun., Sept. 19, 2010
The cold wet spring that raised havoc with the Inland Northwest pheasant hatch hasn’t dampened the outlook for hunting the region’s largest game birds. “I’m not sure what you could …
Sun., April 12, 2009