LEAVENWORTH — The Cascade girls soccer team had its state title hopes dashed on Tuesday, as LaSalle junior Lauren Newman scored two goals, and the Kodiaks lost 2-1 in extra time in a first-state 1A state tournament game.
Waterfowl hunting action can really start to heat up in the Columbia Basin in November if temperatures drop and bring migrant ducks and geese from the north. Expect large numbers of mallards, wigeon, gadwalls, teal, scaup, redheads and canvasbacks. Early season migrant Canada geese (Lesser and Taverner’s) begin to scatter from their initial staging area at Stratford Lake to alfalfa or grain fields near Moses Lake and the Columbia River.
OLYMPIA — Recreational opportunities abound through the fall and winter in the Okanogan region, and leaders from Brewster, Bridgeport and Pateros are promoting them in partnership with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.
November can be a very profitable time to fish for many species in some of the region’s waterways, according to Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Northcentral Region Fish Program manager Jeff Korth.
November is a dark, dank, undesirable month that has many of us seeing our motivation sagging like a week-old birthday balloon. With fewer things to do and the need for motivation, ski films, outdoor films and environmental films tend to be popular this time of year. Here in the Wenatchee Valley, for example, all of the following films and festivals are on tap to help get us through the November blahs.
WENATCHEE — Newly acquired forward Troy Conzo — playing in only his fourth game of the season — scored the go-ahead and eventual game-winning penalty shot as the Wenatchee Wild squeaked by the visiting Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees 3-2 on Saturday night at the Town Toyota Center.
Yellow larch needles litter the laundry room floor where I dropped my hunting clothes Sunday night. After devoting 10 days to the pursuit of elk meat for our freezer, I’m reluctant to sweep up the mess. It’s all I have to show for the effort.
There’s a special mystique to high school football in America, whether it be the tradition of playing in front of the home town, soaking in the glare of those vaunted Friday night lights or the nearly-pungent camaraderie between maturing young men learning about the teamwork seen on the field.