Monday Aug 25
Huckleberries ripe for the picking at annual festival
It is the time of year that many head out to the berry patch to harvest the fruit that summer has helped grow.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Seasonal Kitchen: Huckleberries great for sweet, savory dishes - Wed, 20 Aug 2014 PST
It wasn't until I moved to the Northwest that I tasted my first huckleberry. I was amazed at how something so tiny could pack so much intense, berry flavor.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Stein Shows No a For Hayden WalMart
Ben Stein isn't making friends with cuss-tomers at Hayden Walmart. In a recent column for the conservative American Spectator, Stein tells of stopping at the Hayden store en route from the Spokane airport to his Sandpoint getaway.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Huckleberries: Grow them, eat them, celebrate them at Mount Hood Huckleberry Festival
Probably the last thing a home grower wants to hear from the Northwest Berry and Grape Information Network experts is this vaguely optimistic fact: "If all goes well, your huckleberries should start fruiting three to five years after sowing or starting plants from cuttings."
Sat Aug 09, 2014
It's time to head to mountains to pick huckleberries
Huckleberries are generally found above 3,000 feet of elevation. You typically find huckleberry bushes on slopes with sunshine and plenty of water.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Hucks: Caught In High-Speed Chase
Nels Mitchell, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Sen. Jim Risch's seat, didn't know what to do when he was caught in the middle of a high-speed chase on Long Bridge in Sandpoint last Sunday.