IDFG winter culling postponed until 2015
Faced with a legal challenge by conservationists and an imminent hearing before a federal appeals court, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game (“IDFG”) has abandoned its plan to resume a professional wolf-killing program in the Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness during the coming winter.
Just days after his famous sister visited the area, Dr. Jerad Pikus and three of his kids spent an unplanned night in wilderness.
Fire breaks out in Hells Canyon; Football camp set Aug. 11-12; Couples golf tournament coming up; Little Salmon River season closes July 27; Fall chinook seasons set
You can see it all from here and Gary Dutcher has seen a whole lot.
Dawson Palm, visiting his Krogh and Frei cousins who live in the Grangeville area, finished No. 8 on the Lions Park disc golf course with a flourish Monday afternoon, July 14.
Congressional Rep. Raul Labrador today, July 9, is introducing legislation to set up a permanent county-operated shooting range on about 31 acres north of Time Zone Bridge.
Angler surveys indicated that sport anglers will have harvested the non-tribal share of hatchery chinook salmon for 2014 in the South Fork Salmon River by Wednesday.
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game wants to hear from the public about a proposed rule change to allow the Fish and Game Commission to designate specific unlimited controlled hunts as "first-choice only" during the controlled hunt application process.
Gov. Butch Otter has filled out the new Idaho Wolf Depredation Control Board with three appointments: Hamer rancher and former Idaho Cattle Association president Richard Savage, Carl Rey of Meridian, and former Idaho Fish and Game commissioner Tony McDermott of Sagle.
The Idaho Fish and Game Commission will meet July 9-10 at the Salmon Region Office, 99 Highway 93 North in Salmon.
Lolo Pass Visitor Center would like to invite employees, friends and families up to the pass this weekend for a variety of activities.
Twenty years ago, Hetty Dutra ventured out on the proverbial thousand-mile journey from Wallowa Lake, Ore. to the Bear Paw Mountains in Montana. This year, she is once again tracing the path taken by the non-treaty Nez Perce during the war, which broke out in White Bird during June 1877.
Salmon River High School 2014 graduate Fred Taylor will be joining LEAP, an Oregon-based mental health nonprofit. He will be guiding lower Salmon River trips for Orange Torpedo Trips.
2015 Border Days Queen tryouts slated; 3-on-3 b-ball tournament set; Mutton Bustin’ championship entries sought; Self-defense course offered; Softball tourney sign-ups sought; Border Days entries opening; Super Hunt drawing complete; 10-year-olds can hunt under rules effective July 1
At the end of fishing hours on Thursday, June 19, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game will implement closures to the harvest of both adult and jack chinook salmon in the Lower Salmon River from the Rice Creek Bridge Upstream to the U.S. Highway 95 Time Zone Bridge and from the mouth of Short’s Creek upstream to the uppermost boat ramp at Vinegar Creek.