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Allen Thomas

outdoors reporter

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Recent Stories

Fishing report 4/10

By Allen Thomas April 10, 2014 6:07 a.m.

Monday final scheduled day of spring chinook angling in lower Columbia River

Study: Mount St. Helens elk herd reduction accomplished

By Allen Thomas April 10, 2014 6:04 a.m.

Five years of research show hunting antlerless animals reduced the population as intended by Department of Fish and Wildlife

Out & About

By Allen Thomas April 10, 2014 6:01 a.m.

Items about youth archery shooting, a merger of sports camps on Mount Hood and offerings of the Mount St. Helens Institute

Columbia anglers to get more time for spring chinook

By Allen Thomas April 3, 2014 2:38 p.m.

States extend season in lower river through April 14 except closed this coming Tuesday

Fishing report 4/3

By Allen Thomas April 3, 2014 6:04 a.m.

Spring chinook catches finally improving in lower Columbia but water conditions far from ideal

Wind River steelhead add to coastal bird buffet

By Allen Thomas April 3, 2014 6:03 a.m.

Substantial percentage of tags found on East Sand Island in estuary

Smelt make it past Bonneville Dam this spring

By Allen Thomas April 3, 2014 6:02 a.m.

It's not unprecedented for the silvery fish to get that far upstream

Out & About

By Allen Thomas April 3, 2014 6:01 a.m.

Items about reductions to elk hunting permits near Mount St. Helens, the Klineline Pond youth fishing event, free skiing at Mount Hood Skibowl and a cycling tour in Trout Lake

Netters to fish Tuesday for spring chinook in lower Columbia

By Allen Thomas March 31, 2014 2:31 p.m.

Hearing scheduled at noon on Thursday to consider extending sport season beyond Monday

Sturgeon retention dates set for Bonneville pool

By Allen Thomas March 27, 2014 12:15 p.m.

Anglers to get four summer days to keep fish; spawning sanctuary created downstream of The Dalles Dam

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