Stories tagged: Chief Joseph Hatchery
Wed., July 15, 2015, 4:30 p.m.
Reward offered in tribal boat vandalism
The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of individuals who vandalized a tribal fishing boat.
Tue., July 2, 2013, midnight
Colvilles celebrate $50 million hatchery
BRIDGEPORT, Wash. – Cheers went up when Colville tribal fisherman Mylan Williams hauled a 20-pound chinook out of the Columbia River with a dip net. Then hats came off in …
Thu., June 20, 2013, midnight
Columbia hatchery opening set for today
The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation will celebrate the opening of a $50 million salmon hatchery today on the Columbia River. The Chief Joseph Hatchery will raise chinook salmon …
Sun., Sept. 2, 2012, midnight
Field reports: Fish weir installed on Okanogan River
FISH – A temporary picket-style salmon weir recently has been installed on the Okanogan River about 15 miles upstream from its confluence with the Columbia River near Brewster, the Colville …
Sun., July 26, 2009, midnight
Colville tribes look forward to opening of Columbia River salmon hatchery
NEAR BRIDGEPORT, Wash. – Fish flew as Shelly Davis and Raynee Innes hustled to get 1,300 salmon packed on ice. The women grabbed silvery sockeye and blue-backed chinook from coolers, …