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KQ2 St. Joseph
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted an hour ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
WTKR Norfolk / Posted an hour ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything,” Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything,” Austin-Root said. The dog’s owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 3 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 4 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
Local 10 Miami / Posted 4 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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News 8000
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
News 8000 / Posted 4 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 4 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 4 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 5 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrowThere was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. Th
Dog recovering after being hit by hunting arrow
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 5 hours ago
There was no mistaking (the dog) for a deer or anything," Austin-Root said. The dog's owners and investigators with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hope the reward will catch those responsible for the attack, the affiliate... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Hacking Elections Is Easy, Study Finds19. Active Network of Texas offers two years of free identity repair services i
Hacking Elections Is Easy, Study Finds
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted yesterday
19. Active Network of Texas offers two years of free identity repair services in letter to 1 million Oregon and 1.5 million Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife customers potentially affected by data breach of hunting and fishing license sales... Read more
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The Columbian
Officials should deal with sea lionsFollowing four confirmed cattle kills by wolves in northeastern Washington, Was
Officials should deal with sea lions
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
Following four confirmed cattle kills by wolves in northeastern Washington, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife managers ordered the killing of wolves. As a result, effectively 10 percent of the wolf pack was eliminated. The cost to... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Company promises credit services after data hack of millions of hunting, fishing licensesmailed approximately 1 million notices to Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlif
Company promises credit services after data hack of millions of hunting, fishing licenses
OregonLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
mailed approximately 1 million notices to Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife license customers and 1.5 million to Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife customers on Sept. 19. Last month, both state wildlife departments announced that... Read more
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Methow Valley News
Methow Headwaters campaign goes airborne to build supportshrub steppe environments and the wetter forests of the west side of the Cascad
Methow Headwaters campaign goes airborne to build support
Methow Valley News / Posted 8 days ago
shrub steppe environments and the wetter forests of the west side of the Cascades, said Scott Fitkin, a biologist with Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife who pointed out natural features during the flight. That combination “produces a... Read more
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The Columbian
Razor clam digs delayed by marine toxin levels at Long BeachOLYMPIA — The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is delaying razor clam
Razor clam digs delayed by marine toxin levels at Long Beach
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
OLYMPIA — The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is delaying razor clam digs at Long Beach and reviewing openings at other ocean beaches because of rising marine toxin levels. State coastal shellfish manager Dan Ayres says digs at Long Beach... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Razor clam digs delayed by marine toxin levels at Long BeachOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is delayin
Razor clam digs delayed by marine toxin levels at Long Beach
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is delaying razor clam digs at Long Beach and reviewing openings at other ocean beaches because of rising marine toxin levels. State coastal shellfish manager Dan Ayres says digs... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Coho fishing season opens on Lake Washington, Duwamish Riverafter 10,000 fish had been counted passing through the Ballard locks. That did
Coho fishing season opens on Lake Washington, Duwamish River
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 14 days ago
after 10,000 fish had been counted passing through the Ballard locks. That didn't happen until this week, according to the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. "We're excited," said Mike Carey, a longtime fisherman. Anglers can keep only... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Coho fishing season opens on Lake Washington, Duwamish Riverafter 10,000 fish had been counted passing through the Ballard locks. That did
Coho fishing season opens on Lake Washington, Duwamish River
KING5 Seattle / Posted 14 days ago
after 10,000 fish had been counted passing through the Ballard locks. That didn't happen until this week, according to the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. "We're excited," said Mike Carey, a longtime fisherman. Anglers can keep only... Read more
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The Columbian
Long Beach razor clam population best in 25 yearsto give people plenty of time to make plans to go digging this fall,’’ said Dan
Long Beach razor clam population best in 25 years
The Columbian / Posted 18 days ago
to give people plenty of time to make plans to go digging this fall,’’ said Dan Ayres, coastal shellfish manager for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. “The population at Twin Harbors also is strong and should provide good digging... Read more
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The Seattle Times
State rejects proposed nonlethal plan to transport targeted wolvesPeak pack members to California, but that approach just isn’t feasible,” said E
State rejects proposed nonlethal plan to transport targeted wolves
The Seattle Times / Posted 22 days ago
Peak pack members to California, but that approach just isn’t feasible,” said Eric Gardner, assistant director of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW), in an emailed statement. Lorin Lindner and Matthew Simmons, co-founders... Read more
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PhysOrg
How do shark teeth bite? Reciprocating saw, glue provide answersTeeth from bluntnose sixgill sharks didn't cut as well, but they also didn't du
How do shark teeth bite? Reciprocating saw, glue provide answers
PhysOrg / Posted 22 days ago
Teeth from bluntnose sixgill sharks didn't cut as well, but they also didn't dull as quickly as the other teeth. Credit: Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Teeth from the bluntnose sixgill shark didn't cut as well, but they also didn't... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Hanford contractor worker accused of creating 20 person hit listwolf packGroup protests eradication of Profanity Peak wolf pack OLYMPIA - Doze
Hanford contractor worker accused of creating 20 person hit list
KHQ Spokane / Posted 23 days ago
wolf packGroup protests eradication of Profanity Peak wolf pack OLYMPIA - Dozens of protesters gathered outside of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife to decry the killing of a pack of wolves in northeastern Washington to protect... Read more
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ABC Montana
Hanford contractor worker accused of creating 20 person hit listwolf packGroup protests eradication of Profanity Peak wolf pack OLYMPIA - Doze
Hanford contractor worker accused of creating 20 person hit list
ABC Montana / Posted 23 days ago
wolf packGroup protests eradication of Profanity Peak wolf pack OLYMPIA - Dozens of protesters gathered outside of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife to decry the killing of a pack of wolves in northeastern Washington to protect... Read more
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The Columbian
Wolf kill is misguidedtwo Associated Press stories, on Sept. 1 and Sept. 2, regarding the culling of
Wolf kill is misguided
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
two Associated Press stories, on Sept. 1 and Sept. 2, regarding the culling of Washington wolves by hunters for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. Apparently The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and the cattle ranchers... Read more
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PhysOrg
Invasive green crab found on San Juan Island by citizen science volunteersand monitoring program to look for European green crab (Carcinus maenas) and co
Invasive green crab found on San Juan Island by citizen science volunteers
PhysOrg / Posted 26 days ago
and monitoring program to look for European green crab (Carcinus maenas) and collect information on local marine life. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is responsible for controlling aquatic invasive animals and is working closely... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Invasive green crab found in San Juan Island watersWashington Sea Grant’s crab team is a monitoring program to look for European g
Invasive green crab found in San Juan Island waters
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 26 days ago
Washington Sea Grant’s crab team is a monitoring program to look for European green crab. It’s working with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife to decide the next steps for limiting the spread of the green crab. European... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
European green crab found in San Juan Island watersWashington Sea Grant's crab team is a monitoring program to look for European g
European green crab found in San Juan Island waters
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 26 days ago
Washington Sea Grant's crab team is a monitoring program to look for European green crab. It's working with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife to decide the next steps for limiting the spread of the green crab. European... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Notifications to be sent following fishing, hunting license data breachand fishing license holders in Washington, Idaho and Oregon following the breac
Notifications to be sent following fishing, hunting license data breach
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 27 days ago
and fishing license holders in Washington, Idaho and Oregon following the breach of a vendor’s computer system. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife said buyers of hunting and fishing licenses whose personal information may have... Read more
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The Columbian
Washington wolf killing sparks rebukes, controversyhired by the state have killed wolves to protect livestock. On Thursday, dozen
Washington wolf killing sparks rebukes, controversy
The Columbian / Posted 28 days ago
hired by the state have killed wolves to protect livestock. On Thursday, dozens of protesters gathered outside of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife offices in Olympia to decry the killing of the Profanity Peak pack. Many... Read more
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CBS News
War over wolves in Washington stateOpponents of the state’s decision to eradicate a wolf pack in order to protect
War over wolves in Washington state
CBS News / Posted 28 days ago
Opponents of the state’s decision to eradicate a wolf pack in order to protect cattle protest outside of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, in Olympia, Wash. So far, six of the 11 members of the Profanity Peak... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Washington wolf killing sparks rebukes, controversyhired by the state have killed wolves to protect livestock. On Thursday, dozen
Washington wolf killing sparks rebukes, controversy
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 28 days ago
hired by the state have killed wolves to protect livestock. On Thursday, dozens of protesters gathered outside of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife offices in Olympia to decry the killing of the Profanity Peak pack. Many... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Washington wolf killing sparks rebukes, controversyOpponents of the state's decision to eradicate a wolf pack in northeastern Wash
Washington wolf killing sparks rebukes, controversy
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
Opponents of the state's decision to eradicate a wolf pack in northeastern Washington protest outside of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, in Olympia, Wash. So far, six of the 11 members of the pack have been... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Protesters rally to stop wolf pack killingNearly a hundred protesters rallied outside the Washington Department of Fish a
Protesters rally to stop wolf pack killing
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 29 days ago
Nearly a hundred protesters rallied outside the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife headquarters in Olympia Thursday. “This [is] kind of a Hail Mary, last ditch attempt to get the Governor to intervene and stop this wolf slaughter if there... Read more
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The Columbian
Group protests killing of Profanity Peak packOLYMPIA (AP) — Dozens of protesters gathered outside of the Washington Departme
Group protests killing of Profanity Peak pack
The Columbian / Posted 29 days ago
OLYMPIA (AP) — Dozens of protesters gathered outside of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife to decry the killing of a pack of wolves in Northeastern Washington. The group rallied in opposition of the agency’s decision to eradicate the... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Spokane man tries to sell his EpiPen on Craigslistwolf packGroup protests eradication of Profanity Peak wolf pack OLYMPIA - Doze
Spokane man tries to sell his EpiPen on Craigslist
KHQ Spokane / Posted 29 days ago
wolf packGroup protests eradication of Profanity Peak wolf pack OLYMPIA - Dozens of protesters gathered outside of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife to decry the killing of a pack of wolves in northeastern Washington to protect... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Hurricane Hermine expected to make landfall Thursday night into Friday morningwolf packGroup protests eradication of Profanity Peak wolf pack OLYMPIA - Doze
Hurricane Hermine expected to make landfall Thursday night into Friday morning
KHQ Spokane / Posted 29 days ago
wolf packGroup protests eradication of Profanity Peak wolf pack OLYMPIA - Dozens of protesters gathered outside of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife to decry the killing of a pack of wolves in northeastern Washington to protect... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Neighbors worry ammonia leak at beverage company will happen againwolf packGroup protests eradication of Profanity Peak wolf pack OLYMPIA - Doze
Neighbors worry ammonia leak at beverage company will happen again
KHQ Spokane / Posted 29 days ago
wolf packGroup protests eradication of Profanity Peak wolf pack OLYMPIA - Dozens of protesters gathered outside of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife to decry the killing of a pack of wolves in northeastern Washington to protect... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
New study aims to curb crashes caused by sleepy truck driverswolf packGroup protests eradication of Profanity Peak wolf pack OLYMPIA - Doze
New study aims to curb crashes caused by sleepy truck drivers
KHQ Spokane / Posted 29 days ago
wolf packGroup protests eradication of Profanity Peak wolf pack OLYMPIA - Dozens of protesters gathered outside of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife to decry the killing of a pack of wolves in northeastern Washington to protect... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Parents: Cybercrime prevention and protection starts with youwolf packGroup protests eradication of Profanity Peak wolf pack OLYMPIA - Doze
Parents: Cybercrime prevention and protection starts with you
KHQ Spokane / Posted 29 days ago
wolf packGroup protests eradication of Profanity Peak wolf pack OLYMPIA - Dozens of protesters gathered outside of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife to decry the killing of a pack of wolves in northeastern Washington to protect... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Protests spurs over wolf pack killings but ranchers say wolves are ‘hungry and aggressive’OLYMPIA- Using a helicopter, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officia
Protests spurs over wolf pack killings but ranchers say wolves are ‘hungry and aggressive’
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 29 days ago
OLYMPIA- Using a helicopter, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials are shooting down a wolf pack and in the process spurring protests. The agency says they understand that its controversial practice but they say the wolf pack is too... Read more
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