Idaho Fish And Game Official Under Fire Over African Hunting TripHuffPost
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 05:52:51 GMT
Idaho Fish and Game Commissioner Blake Fischer poses with "a whole family of baboons" that he said he killed in Africa. An Idaho Fish and Game commissioner faces calls to resign after sharing photos of dead animals from a recent hunting trip to Africa and bragging of killing "a whole family of baboons."
Idaho wildlife official facing calls to resign
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 05:51:44 GMT
Idaho Fish and Game Commissioner Blake Fischer is facing pressure to resign after a private email sent to friends and colleagues, in which he recounted a hunting trip to Africa, was made public.
Grizzly attacks hunter in mountains north of Yellowstone
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 05:45:54 GMT
A grizzly bear attacked an elk hunter who surprised the sow and her cub north of Yellowstone National Park, with the bear sinking her teeth into his arm and clawing his eye before another hunter drove her off, the victim recounted Monday. The mauling of Bob Legasa, 57, in the Gallatin National Forest on Saturday was at least the seventh bear attack on a human since May in the Northern Rocky Mountains.
Carlsbad man killed in Lea County crash
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 05:38:56 GMT
Carlsbad man killed in Lea County crash Andrew Beatty, 29, of Carlsbad and Alan Knight, 31, were ejected from a 2008 Chevrolet Impala. Check out this story on CurrentArgus.com: Two people were killed Saturday morning in a fatal crash on U.S. 62/180 west of Hobbs, according to New Mexico State Police.
Idaho Fish and Game commissioner resigns in wake of controversial photos of Africa hunt
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 05:09:04 GMT
In his letter, Fischer admitted he used poor judgment in sharing the photos of a hunt which he did not display an appropriate level of sportsmanship and respect for the animals. Fischer sent the photos in a mass email to more than 100 contacts.
Little, Jordan talk issues at Idaho gubernatorial debate
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 04:48:07 GMT
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Paulette Jordan and Lt. Gov. Brad Little participate in a debate at the studios of Idaho Public Television in Boise, Idaho, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018.
Governor Otter accepts Blake Fischer's resignation from Idaho Fish and Game commission
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 04:43:59 GMT
Idaho Fish and Game Commissioner Blake Fischer poses with a giraffe he says he shot on a hunting trip in Africa. This is one of 13 photos of the trip he emailed to over 100 people, sparking controversy.