The annual Northeast Washington Coyote Derby is now on and is asking hunters to help reduce the number of coyotes in the area in order to promote the deer population. Prizes will be awarded via a raffle. Each coyote that is brought to a check station will receive a ticket for the raffle.
The Stevens County Cattlemen’s Association is sponsoring the event via a $250 contribution.
Details about check stations and raffle prizes are below:
Check stations: Clark’s All Sports, Colville (7 days a week); Camo’d Arrow, Chewelah (Wed-Sat); Fruitland Service Station, Fruitland (7 days a week); Pend Orielle Sportsmans, Oldtown/Newport (Mon-Sat); Valley Fuel, Valley (7 days a week).
Raffle Prizes and donors:
6×18 Shooters Edge Tactical Scope (Clark’s All Sports); $150 Clark’s All Sports gift certificate (Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club); $150 (Jeff Harshman); Four $25 gas vouchers (Arden One Stop); $75 (Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation); $50 (Pend Orielle Sportsmen); $250 (Stevens County Cattlemen).
For more information about the derby, contact Clark’s All Sports 684-5069.