FISHING -- Wishing was slow for lower Yakima River anglers out last weekend for the May 2 opening of spring chinook fishing. Flows averaged 1,800cfs and fishing was slow for both salmon and bass, said Paul Hoffarth, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife fisheries biologist....
Tony Stewart, long-time leader in the Inland Northwest human rights movement, pays tribute to the late Coeur d'Alene environmental attorney Scott Reed. We have Scott to thank for many of the amenities in this community we take for granted -- Tubbs Hill, Cougar Bay, the NIC beach, etc.
My column last Sunday told the story of Joanne Martin, a Medical Lake woman who received a 10-cent check as her settlement from a huge class-action lawsuit against mega-wireless carrier Sprint.
Sure. That predicament was entertaining.
But some readers were more intrigued by my affection for the killer coffeecake that Joanne served me as we sat arou