Socialize

Facebook
Home » Archives by category » Sports & Outdoors (Page 41)

Barbed or barbless hooks? That’s the question

HOOK AND FUR By Bob Brown When it comes to barbless fishing hooks, there seems to be two major chains of thoughts regarding their usage. One group of fishermen believes…

Work that body

A group of Eatonville High School student-athletes have spent the summer getting in shape with a trainer who saw fitness in a new light after having a baby. Twice a…

Time for fall sports again

Practice for the 2012 high school football season officially begins today. The Eatonville Cruisers are among the teams locally getting back on the gridiron. Eatonville will be in a new…

Spanaway Speedway was king of race scene

Spanaway Speedway was king of race scene

The death of Wanda Boness, the First Lady of auto racing in Pierce County, brings back memories of the motor sports track she owned with her husband, Dick, for 40-plus…

Waterfowl hunting season coming soon

HOOK AND FUR By Bob Brown With summer recreational activities in full swing, it is hard to imagine another waterfowl season is fast approaching – and, according to aerial surveys,…

They shoot blanks but aim to win

If becoming a dead-eye shooter while racing around on horseback sounds like your kind of fun, Western Washington Mounted Shooters promises to make it happen. The group is recruiting participants…

Do predators select only weak or crippled prey?

HOOK AND FUR By Bob Brown Of all the myths surrounding predators and predation, none is more persistent than the notion predators deliberately cull weak, crippled, or inferior animals from…

Library trustee dies after RAMROD mishap

The 152-mile RAMROD bicycle ride last Thursday was marred by a fatal accident for one of the riders. Steve Albers, 60, suffered a severe head injury when he apparently fell from…

New assistant superintendent going coast to coast

New assistant superintendent going coast to coast

Tracy Swartout, a 12-year veteran of the National Park Service, will go all the way across the continental U.S. for her next assignment. Swartout, the superintendent at Congaree National Park…

Three days for junior football signups

Eatonville Junior Cruisers football players can register for the upcoming season and receive their gear July 30-31 and Aug. 1. Signups on any of the three days are scheduled for…