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WDFW will be giving deer some extra food this winter to protect orchards near Pateros

WDFW will be giving deer some extra food this winter to protect orchards near Pateros

Deer will get some extra food this winter to protect orchards near Pateros, although the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) believes that deer are doing well overall despite the many acres of their traditional forage that burned in the summer’s wildfires. Mild weather and below-average snow cover — after a wet fall that spurred lush...
Fires destroy winter grazing range for thousands of deer

Fires destroy winter grazing range for thousands of deer

By Ann McCreary The Carlton Complex Fire that charred more than one-quarter-million acres in the Methow Valley and surrounding areas destroyed thousands of acres of winter range essential to the survival of mule deer and white tail deer. “Range for about one-third of …
Former Winthrop deputy injured in accident

Former Winthrop deputy injured in accident

UPDATED 6/12/14 Twisp resident Rory Williams, a Brewster police officer and former Winthrop deputy marshal, was injured Tuesday morning (June 10) when the vehicle he was driving hit a deer on Highway 153 about a mile south of Carlton, the Washington State Patrol reported. Williams, 30, was driving northbound at about 4:45 a.m. when his...
Buck numbers ‘best in decades’ for season opener

Buck numbers ‘best in decades’ for season opener

By Mike Maltais
The ratio of legal bucks is the best in decades, there are no local burn bans, and ammunition appears to be available in sufficient quantity for the statewide modern firearm deer season opener this Saturday (Oct. 12)
Deadline nears for special deer permits

Deadline nears for special deer permits

Deer hunters who want to be among the 18 special permit holders allowed to pursue deer on the 6,000-acre Charles and Mary Eder unit of the Scotch Creek Wildlife Area in northeastern Okanogan County have until midnight Aug. 14 to submit their applications. Eighteen applicants will be chosen during a random drawing scheduled Aug. 15....