FRIDAY, MAY 23, 2014

Tribes selling spring chinook this weekend

FISHING – If you haven’t been able to catch your own spring chinook in this year’s run, Columbia River tribes are selling them fresh from their nets this weekend for ...

TUESDAY, SEPT. 10, 2013

Striped bass netted near The Dalles

FISHING -- A Native American treaty gillnetter caught a striped bass above The Dalles Dam on Sept. 6, the farthest up the Columbia River the species has been documented. A ...

MONDAY, JAN. 14, 2013

Gillnetting to end in Columbia by 2017

FISHING -- The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission has voted to phase out gillnet fishing on the main stem of the Columbia River, relegating the primary commercial fishing tool to tributaries ...

TUESDAY, DEC. 11, 2012

TUESDAY, NOV. 27, 2012

THURSDAY, NOV. 15, 2012

Fisheries reform may not boost upper Columbia angling

FISHING -- Our recent report on the reaction to drastic changes proposed for Columbia River commercial and recreational fisheries has prompted a heads up for anglers in the upper Columbia River. The comment on ...

MONDAY, JUNE 18, 2012

THURSDAY, MAY 31, 2012

Washington fishermen oppose Alaska mine proposal

FISHING -- SEATTLE -- Washington fishermen who oppose a proposed mine in Alaska are having their say at an Environmental Protection Agency hearing today in Seattle. According to the Associated Press, ...

MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2011


Commercial netters to target Columbia shad

FISHERIES -- The Columbia River's non-native and under-exploited American shad is finally going to face some fishing pressure this year. When the 3-pound shad swarm in by the hundreds of ...


Deadliest Catch crew coming to Spokane

COMMERCIAL FISHING -- Take a break after trying to catch rainbows and Sprague Lake this summer and spend "A night with Captian Sig and the Hillstrand Brother," -- a live ...

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