FRIDAY, DEC. 6, 2013

Steelheading to close on upper Columbia

FISHING -- Steelhead fisheries will close one hour after sunset on Sunday, Dec. 8, on the upper Columbia River from Rock Island Dam to Wells Dam and on the Wenatchee and Icicle ...


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 ...

MONDAY, DEC. 3, 2012

FRIDAY, NOV. 30, 2012

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 10, 2012

MONDAY, AUG. 27, 2012

Lake Wenatchee sockeye on Labor Day agenda

 SALMON FISHING -- Although the the season still could be closed on short notice, it appears as though Lake Wenatchee will be open to sockeye fishing through Labor Day, thanks to a ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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