When the last drips of gravy have been poured and the final drumstick has been picked over, it is estimated that some 46 million turkeys will have been consumed today, as Americans gather to argue with family members over politics and football, in what to many is the best holiday of the year.
Winter Race Series returns
Many folks who are enjoying the outdoors at this time of the year are doing so with a shotgun in their hands. We’re in the middle of a monthslong upland and waterfowl season and while it has been a challenging one, the bird hunters who are getting out there and working at it are finding some…
Some folks might think it is crazy to drive 900 miles to hunt for pheasants. But that is what Greg Wilson and I did a couple weeks ago. We loaded up two eager black Labrador retrievers, and headed east.
We’re heading into the last weekend of the general elk hunting season, and based on a number of comments popping up on some of the internet hunting sights, there have been some concerns about good sportsmanship and hunter ethics out there this year.
The southbound migration of waterfowl, which begins in August, continues through November as interior lakes in Canada and Alaska freeze over. Buffleheads, one of our tiniest ducks, are part of this contingent. Known as “buffalo head,” especially in the past because of the odd puffy head shap…
Jim Page made a hole-in-one on Friday at the Yakima Elks.
I received an email the other day from one of the hot new clothing manufacturers in the outdoor industry. I have purchased a couple of things from this company, so, I am on their list. The topic of the latest email perked my interest. It was titled “waterproof warmth for extreme weather.”
Stacy Swayze made his first hole-in-one Sept. 22 at the Yakima Elks.
Freshman Rachel Farr scored the first goal and assisted on the second to lead Yakima Valley to a 2-0 victory over Columbia Basin in NWAC East women’s soccer Wednesday afternoon.
Renegade Raceway track manager Derek Snelson set Lot ET and Top Speed at the 51st annual Governors Cup Championships at Sacramento Raceway on Sept. 18.
I purchased my Federal Duck Stamp the other day, which is quite unusual for me. Not that I don’t buy a Duck Stamp every year, because I almost always do, it is the timing of the purchase that is uncommon for me.