Outdoors

FRIDAY, AUG. 22, 2014

New fishing rules proposed for Columbia River basin

FISHING -- Washington Fish and Wildlife officials are seeking public comments on 32 proposed sportfishing rules they’re recommending for the Columbia River Basin. The proposals cover fishing seasons, daily limits and other ...

THURSDAY, AUG. 21, 2014



MONDAY, AUG. 18, 2014

THURSDAY, AUG. 14, 2014

Limit upped to 2 chinook at Westport

FISHING -- Starting Monday, Aug. 18, anglers fishing in ocean waters off Westport can keep up to two chinook salmon as part of their two-salmon daily limit, the Washington Department ...

THURSDAY, AUG. 7, 2014

THURSDAY, JULY 17, 2014

Fires scorch hopes for sockeye fishermen

FISHING -- The heat and smoke of wildfires is forcing some anglers to temporarily chill their enthusiasm for catching a share of the record run of sockeye heading into the ...


WEDNESDAY, JULY 16, 2014

MONDAY, JULY 14, 2014

FRIDAY, JULY 11, 2014

It’s a record run! Sockeye limit upped to 6

FISHING -- A rocketing spike of sockeye salmon up the Columbia River set run records this week and prompted the Washington Department of Fish Wildlife to increase the daily limit ...

THURSDAY, JULY 3, 2014

WEDNESDAY, JULY 2, 2014

Return tags in salmon, steelhead for $25

FISHING -- Area fishermen can get a $25 bonus if they catch a fish with a radio telemetry tag in the Snake, Columbia or Willamette Rivers. Just return the tag ...

TUESDAY, JULY 1, 2014

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25, 2014

TUESDAY, JUNE 24, 2014


Clearwater spring chinook fishing ends Sunday

FISHING -- Fishing for chinook salmon in the Middle Fork Clearwater, South Fork Clearwater and Lochsa rivers will be closed at the end of fishing hours on Sunday (June 29). This ...

FRIDAY, JUNE 20, 2014

TUESDAY, JUNE 17, 2014

Idaho spring chinook fishing winding down

UPDATED 1:55 p.m. with announcement of Sunday closings by Idaho fish and Game:     FISHING -- Idaho’s spring chinook salmon fisheries on the lower Salmon River and the Clearwater River ...

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11, 2014

Rich Landers

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


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