Stories tagged: fishing
Wed., Sept. 18, 2019, 5 a.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for September 19
Wed., Sept. 11, 2019, 5 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for September 12
Fri., Sept. 6, 2019, 4:37 p.m.
A group of state, tribal and federal salmon managers has downgraded the expected return of steelhead to the Columbia and Snake rivers for a second week in a row.
Thu., Sept. 5, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
Fall chinook permits issued to Idaho, Oregon and Washington, allowing for additional harvest of unclipped fish
Fall chinook season is now open on the Clearwater River and its North Fork, and anglers have the option of harvesting unclipped fall chinook in Idaho and parts of Washington.
Wed., Sept. 4, 2019, 5 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for September 5.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 31, 2019, 6:32 p.m.
Fisheries managers have downgraded their forecast for the return of steelhead to the Snake and Columbia rivers.
Wed., Aug. 28, 2019, 4:07 p.m.
Alan Liere’s weekly fishing-hunting report will not run this week. Liere’s home burned down Tuesday. The fishing-hunting report will return next week.
Sun., Aug. 25, 2019, 5:10 a.m.
Idaho Fish and Game commissioners approved a new fall chinook fishing season on the Clearwater River and its North Fork at their meeting in Nampa on Thursday.
Wed., Aug. 21, 2019, 5 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for August 22
Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 1:01 p.m.
The return of steelhead to the Snake River and its tributaries continues to fall short of what was an already low preseason forecast.
Wed., Aug. 14, 2019, 5 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for August 15
Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 6 a.m.
Idaho Fish and Game officials are polling anglers to get their opinions on potential rules designed to balance salmon fishing with catch-release steelhead fishing, in preparation of a possible fall …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 5:22 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for August 8
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019, 5:46 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for August 1
Sun., July 28, 2019, 6 a.m.
The Clearwater River could see a fall chinook fishery in the coming months, and Idaho Fish and Game officials want public input to help shape its structure.
UPDATED: Wed., July 24, 2019, 5:36 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for July 25
Mon., July 22, 2019, 12:09 p.m.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Monday there was no way to stop Chinese nationals from fishing in his country’s exclusive economic zone claimed by China and added that he would …
Sun., July 21, 2019, 6 a.m.
Gaunt and heavily tattooed with smoke (from the cigarette dangling between his lips) nuzzling the bill of a filthy Portland Trail Blazers hat, Greg Pruett is about the last person …
Fri., July 19, 2019, 6 a.m.
Cowiche Creek is a good place to start when it comes to salmon and steelhead success stories in the Yakima Basin.
Wed., July 17, 2019, 5:30 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for July 17
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019, 7:56 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for July 11
Tue., July 9, 2019, 6 a.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking applicants for its Game Management Advisory Council.
UPDATED: Wed., July 3, 2019, 6:37 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for July 4
Sun., June 30, 2019, 6 a.m.
Since 2014, Brett Surplus has known he wanted to start a hunting television show. But the Rathdrum resident also knew he didn’t want to follow in the footsteps of the …
Wed., June 26, 2019, 5 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for June 27
Mon., June 17, 2019, 1:48 p.m.
In an ongoing effort to fight invasive weeds, public access to Newman Lake will be closed June 24 and 25.
Fri., June 14, 2019, 2:14 p.m.
In a surprise move, the Idaho Fish and Game Commission reopened spring chinook salmon fishing on a portion of the Middle Fork of the Clearwater River east of Kooskia on …
Fri., June 14, 2019, 6 a.m.
The killing of predatory northern pike in Lake Coeur d’Alene has started to pay dividends for cutthroat trout, according to fishery managers.
Thu., June 13, 2019, 6 a.m.
Ferry County outdoor festival aims to bring recreation, money to one of Washington’s poorest counties
Emily Burt knows the dollar value of sweaty and thirsty outdoor enthusiasts better than most. As the co-owner and founder of Republic Brewing, Burt is used to seeing trail weary …
Fri., June 7, 2019, 1:58 p.m.
Idaho Fish and Game officials have closed spring chinook fishing on the lower Salmon and Little Salmon rivers, bringing an unexpected early end to the disappointing season.