WEDNESDAY, AUG. 14, 2013

Lake Wenatchee sockeye fishing to close

FISHING -- Sockeye salmon fishing at Lake Wenatchee will close Sunday after sunset, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Department has just announced.   Here are the details: Closure goes into ...




Sockeye fishing opens Friday on Hanford Reach

FISHING -- The Hanford Reach of the Columbia River will open to fishing for sockeye salmon on Friday, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Department has just announced. Here are the ...

FRIDAY, JAN. 4, 2013

Fewer fish to follow record sockeye year

FISHERIES -- A record 515,700 sockeye salmon was counted this year at Bonneville Dam on the Columbia River, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Department reports. The run count -- the most ...

THURSDAY, DEC. 6, 2012

TUESDAY, NOV. 20, 2012

Idaho sockeye salmon recovery effort documented

SALMON FISHERIES -- Sockeye salmon that make an incredible 900 mile journey from the ocean up the Columbia River system to reach their spawning areas in central Idaho's Sawtooth Mountains have ...

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 10, 2012

TUESDAY, AUG. 21, 2012

Opportunity knocks for upper Columbia kings

SALMON FISHING -- Fishing guide Anton Jones of Darrell & Dad's Family Fishing Guide Service says now's prime time for catching good-quality chinook salmon in the upper Columbia River near ...

FRIDAY, AUG. 17, 2012

Sockeye limit increased at Lake Wenatchee

SALMON FISHING -- Starting tomorrow (Aug. 18), the daily limit for sockeye at Lake Wenatchee will increase to five fish 12 inches or longer.  The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife just ...

TUESDAY, AUG. 7, 2012

Brewster pool sockeye still bright, popular

FISHING -- Sockeye salmon fishing in the upper Columbia River is still generating plenty of interest among anglers, and good numbers of fish for the freezer. The early morning bite ...

MONDAY, AUG. 6, 2012

TUESDAY, JULY 31, 2012

Latest news about Washington salmon fishing

UPDATED  FISHING -- Here's what some of the region's media are saying this week about salmon fishing in Washington: Westport salmon fishing opens to 7 days a week Buoy 10 ...

TUESDAY, JULY 24, 2012

Sockeye are hot item in Upper Columbia

SALMON FISHING -- Sockeye salmon fishing is hot at the mouth of the Okanogan River near Brewster, and it's no secret. Anton Jones of Darrell and Dad's Family Guide Service said anglers ...

MONDAY, SEPT. 19, 2011

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