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Wasted Wildlife?
Are diseased elk imported to Texas a threat to Texas wildlife?
"...Eleven elk were recently imported to private ranches in Texas from..."

Nov. 9, 2001 News Feature by Dan Oko

Day Trips
The Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge encompasses a rare island of native grassland and its natural occupants
"...also protects from extinction Texas longhorn cattle and mountain elk. It is a sanctuary where prairie dogs run free..."

June 10, 2005 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

His Presence Was a Lovely Thing
James Welch: 1940-2003
"...(1986), The Indian Lawyer (1990), The Heartsong of Charging Elk (2000); and the nonfiction book, Killing Custer (1994)...."

Aug. 22, 2003 Books Feature by Paul Stekler

The Big Show
The aesthetic at Girasole speaks to the food fashion of our age, according to Chronicle writer Rachel Feit. It is studied, indeed, almost market-researched in its appropriateness.
"...contrast, the subtle grape must sauce accompanying Girasole's excellent elk chop (featured on the four-course $50 tasting menu) lends..."

June 1, 2001 Food Feature by Rachel Feit

Pleased to Meat You
Five recommendations for a happy carnivore’s kitchen
" a bigger-than-usual arroyo. Each tasty, chewy length of elk meat (yes: elk meat) is nine inches of good..."

Nov. 10, 2021 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

A Cure for Wellness
Gothic mystery is hard to swallow
"...most notably, the extended death throes of a wounded elk and an episode in a dentist’s chair that rivals..."

Feb. 17, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Steiner Ranch Steakhouse
When a group of six spends more than $400 on dinner, most of the food should be at least as impressive as the saddles
"...dinner recently. Of our appetizer choices, a platter of Elk Toronadas ($13 for six) suggested by our server offered..."

July 3, 2009 Food Review by Virginia B. Wood

Austin's Most Wanted Bison Killer
Local businessman may pay high price for Colorado bison killings
"...suit against Downare; his father, Vaughn; and his company, Elk Mountain Cattle Co. But even though Downare had 30..."

May 23, 2008 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Day Trips
The Ellen Trout Zoo in Lufkin houses nearly 800 animals representing every continent except Antarctica
"...looking forward to births this summer in the giraffe, elk, and lemur exhibits. The Louisiana pine snake has laid..."

May 12, 2006 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

So You Want to Buy Some Game?
"...venison; North Dakota buffalo steaks and ground meat; ground elk from Colorado, and ostrich from Arkansas. They even carry..."

June 7, 2002 Food Feature

All Creatures Great and Small
With the current state of the environment, long belabored by activists and scientists who point to any number of warning signs of planetary collapse, it makes sense, Chronicle contributor Dan Oko writes, that writers with deep green inclinations would juggle literary aesthetics and scientific data in their efforts to jar us from the stupefying impact of too much information and too much bad news.
"...bears, cunning gray wolves, daring whitewater harlequin ducks, bugling elk, and ghostly mountain goats, writer Rick Bass told me..."

May 18, 2001 Books Feature by Dan Oko

Capitol Chronicle
The State Policy Committee Politically Purges the State Employees' Charitable Campaign
"...information, the rejections may well be reversed. "I'm an elk hunter, but I wouldn't vote to approve the Rocky..."

April 13, 2001 News Column by Michael King

A League of Their Own
"...cold front in Canada, I had a herd of elk in a mountain meadow. When the first gust of..."

March 12, 1999 Screens Feature by Jesse Sublett

Day Trips
"...on the endangered species list. There also are baby elk, deer, llamas, ostriches, bison, and zebras...."

April 11, 1997 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Russian House Is Dishing Up Bear (and Other) Dumplings Next Tuesday
Unlimited dumplings of all kinds supercharge a midweek feast
"...Beef and pork. Veal. Chicken. Turkey.Deer. Wild boar. Elk. Bear...."

Jan. 25, 2022 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Free Will Astrology
Your weekly horoscope, October 8-14
"...are wiser than waking." Oglala Lakota medicine man Black Elk said that, and now I'm passing it on to..."

Oct. 8, 2021 Column by Rob Brezsny

Hog Book Aims to Encourage Hunting and Eating Feral Hogs
Jesse Griffiths wants you to #EatAHogSaveTheWorld
" wild game ambiguous. You could do it with elk I guess, but really it's best with a pig...."

Aug. 6, 2021 Food Feature by Jessi Cape

Texas Book Festival Announces 15 Authors for 2020
Virtual fest hosting Dean Koontz, Julia Alvarez, Kevin Kwan
"...who spins a grim tale of vengeance for an elk hunt gone wrong in The Only Good Indians...."

Aug. 12, 2020 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Willie Nelson’s Luck Ranch Partners with Austin’s Regenerative Ag Experts TerraPurezza
The new farm plans include Texas sunflowers and hungry pigs
"...created and maintained by these roaming herds of bison, elk, pronghorn, and white tailed deer. That was a mutually..."

July 21, 2020 Food Post by Lina Fisher

Day Trips & Beyond: Skiing in Boone, N.C.
North Carolina’s ski slopes offer something for everybody
"...around the ski area, with the village of Banner Elk an easy drive from the resort...."

Feb. 24, 2020 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Review: DK Maria's Legendary Tex-Mex
OK food from a problematic concept
"...Italian restaurant in Nashville and a sushi bar in Elk Grove. Uncanny...."

Aug. 11, 2017 Food Feature by Brandon Watson

Day Trips: Taxidermy
Stuffed and mounted animals may have their place in museums, but they're kind of creepy
" an entire room dedicated to stuffed bears, moose, elk, primates, and even a longhorn. Another longhorn forever on..."

Sept. 2, 2016 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Playback: Total Sound Group Direct Action Committee: A New Campaign
Begin your write-in campaign for Poison 13 duo Tim Kerr and Mike Carroll to reunite Total Sound Group Direct Action Committee – possibly at Grizzly Hall, with Leo Rondeau opening!
"...walls coated in raw wood. The rustic renovation, including elk, deer, and buffalo heads, courts a hunting-lodge aesthetic, but..."

May 27, 2016 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

More Happy Hours, More Special Menus
Daily Austin food news
"...their most popular starters like rabbit and rattlesnake sausage, elk and foie gras sliders, and wild boar ribs. House..."

Dec. 3, 2015 Food Post by Brandon Watson

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
"...Elk meat contains more than twice as much of the..."

Dec. 4, 2015 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

Richard Jenkins Wields a Bone Tomahawk
Old Western horror with the Six Feet Under star
"...these things, and that's what you do with an elk or a deer. Or so I've been told. Kurt..."

Oct. 23, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Lived in Bars
EPIC owners write a new chapter
"...fall or winter may see a special run of elk bars if a September tracking and hunting trip proves..."

May 29, 2015 Food Feature by Alisha McDarris

All Them Witches
"...with a standout from 2012 debut Our Mother Electricity, "Elk.Blood.Heart," the rockers weave a nefarious honeymoon – and foreshadow..."

March 20, 2015 Music Review by Nina Hernandez

“Jackie Lee Young curated by Sandy Carson”
Lower Left Gallery exhibits a dusty doublewide Americana in this photographic solo show
"...Sylvania American Telephone, Estes Elk, and Sequoia Inn fill out the highlights and create..."

Jan. 9, 2015 Arts Review by Seth Orion Schwaiger

Estate Sale Roundup: April 11-13
We're upcycling dreams this week.
"...table; Eames chair & ottoman; five barstools; 13 lamps; elk antlers; two small stained-glass windows; sheet music; chandelier; antique..."

April 11, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

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