Press Release

Upland game and furbearer open house & chili cook-off set for Dec. 5

An upland game, turkey and furbearer open house meeting will be Dec. 5, from 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the regional office, 3316 16th St. in Lewiston.

The monthly Fish and Game dinner will also be held that evening beginning at 5:30 p.m. and will include these presentations: Steelhead radio telemetry tracking study, wildlife updates, commission report and more. 

“This meeting is a chance to engage in conversation with fish and game staff and an opportunity for folks to break the cabin fever and warm up with homemade chili," said regional supervisor Jerome Hansen.

Participants are encouraged, but not required, to bring a pot of chili, soup or stew to add to the competition. Attendees will have a chance to vote on their favorite recipe. Prizes will be awarded to the top winners!

Dinner will be served for free on a first come-first serve basis. Contact the regional office at (208) 799-5010 for more information.