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Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 18

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 18


UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018

Angler commits to fishing for 3,500 consecutive minutes to benefit homeless kids in Spokane County

It sounds like a good excuse to go fishing. But it’s more than that. Avid outdoorsman Ryan Rowe is going to fish for 3,500 consecutive minutes, 1 minute for each …


Matt Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 18

Matt Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 18


UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018

Off the hook: Swallowed tackle doesn’t seem to stymie sturgeon

A study of sturgeon in Hells Canyon determined a significant portion of the long-lived fish have hooks and other fishing tackle in their digestive tracts, but they seem to be …


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 18

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 18


Get a year-round fishing fix with Silver Bow Fly Shop’s Rock Ford clinic

Extend your fishing season with the Silver Bow Fly Shop.


UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 10, 2018

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 11

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 11


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 4

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 4


Colville angler catches coho salmon, reward in Alaska

A Colville man hooked a fish – and a prize – while on an Alaskan angling adventure.


UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 26, 2018

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Sept. 27

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Sept. 27


Grant County says to avoid Moses Lake water areas

The Grant County Health District is warning people to avoid contact with the water in Moses Lake.


Matt Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Sept. 20

Matt Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Sept. 20


UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 17, 2018

Rare Columbia River salmon fishing closure mix of bad ocean, bad river conditions in 2015

This week’s rare closure of most of the Columbia River to salmon fishing is largely the result of a double-whammy of bad weather and bad ocean conditions in 2015.


UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Sept. 13

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Sept. 13


UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018

Idaho hunters, anglers contend with disappearing ink routine

Idaho anglers and hunters have to contend with more than just elusive fish and wildlife. Now, even their licenses and tags are vanishing.


UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018

Much of Columbia River closing to salmon, steelhead fishing

With dismal numbers of fall Chinook returning to Bonneville Dam, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will close salmon fishing on much of the Columbia River.


UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018

Montana father, son invent one-handed reel for paralyzed friend

Frank Ewalt – a Billings City Council member, small businessman, 25-year teacher of hunter education and retired firefighter – has turned his inventive expertise to making a motorized fishing reel …


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Sept. 6

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Sept. 6


Reader photo: Kicking back

Photographer Joanie Christian’s husband relaxes in the Little Pend Oreille Lakes in Stevens County. Her husband, Jim, had just broken his reel and was relaxing and taking in the view.


Much of Columbia River closes to steelhead fishing Monday

Sharp declines in steel head salmon returns have prompted state wildlife managers to close steelhead fishing on much of the Columbia River starting Monday.


Montana ‘hoot owl’ restrictions lifted

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks will lift afternoon and evening fishing restrictions Friday on the Sun River west of Great Falls in the wake of recent cooler water temperatures.


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Aug. 23

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Aug. 23


Salmon, steelhead fisheries on Columbia restricted

State fishery managers have declared a night closure for salmon and steelhead fishing starting Saturday on a large stretch of the Columbia River and two of its tributaries, according to …


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Aug. 16

Fishing-hunting report for Aug. 16


Sockeye run’s return to Idaho is on par so far

Idaho’s imperiled Snake River sockeye run has nearly matched last year’s return but hasn’t paralleled the surprising performance of sockeye that return to the upper Columbia River Basin.


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Aug. 9

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Aug. 9


UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 1, 2018

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for August 2

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for August 2


Senate looms as big test for changes to U.S. fishing laws

Fishermen and environmentalists are at odds over a suite of changes to American fishing laws that was approved by the House of Representatives, and the proposal faces a new hurdle …


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for July 26

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for July 26.


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for July 19

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for July 19.