Outdoors blog

FRIDAY, DEC. 9, 2016

Boating is popular on the wealth of waters in the Inland Northwest. (The Spokesman-Review)

Marine trade group offers 'Grow Boating' grants 

WATERSPORTS – A grant program has been established for non-profits seeking assistance in promoting boating in the Northwest. The grants are being awarded through the Northwest Marine Trade Association's Grow Boating program, which seeks to increase the number of boaters and encourage current boaters to...

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THURSDAY, DEC. 8, 2016


TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016

Nolan Stewart won the Junior  Division of the 2016 Lake Pend Oreille Idaho Fall Fishing Derby with a rainbow trout that weighed 14.72 pounds and measured 31.75 inches long. (Courtesy)

Big fish meets special needs

FISHING -- The list of winners published last week after the 2016 Lake Pend Oreille Fall Fishing Derby has a lot of untold stories to go along with them. One worth noting is Nolan Stewart, 12, who won the Junior Division with a rainbow trout...

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Anglers fish for spring chinook on the lower Columbia River. (Rich Landers)

Columbia salmon on commission agenda

FISHERIES – Options for the state's reform policy on Columbia River salmon management will be up for public comment during a Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission meeting on Friday and Saturday, Dec. 9-10, in Olympia. The commission's meeting agenda also schedules action on a variety...

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MONDAY, DEC. 5, 2016

Outdoors blog

Rich Landers writes and photographs stories for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including a Sunday feature section and a Thursday column.



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