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Allen Thomas

outdoors reporter

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Recent Stories

Local hatcheries to cut coho, steelhead releases

By Allen Thomas October 20, 2014 5:29 p.m.

Less federal money will result in fewer fish stocked in Kalama, Deep rivers, plus at Drano Lake

Columbia River fishing report October 2014

By Allen Thomas October 16, 2014 6:04 a.m.

Late-run coho providing action in a few locations in Columbia plus in Cowlitz River; Swift Reservoir still good for trout

A big year of Northwest fishing

By Allen Thomas October 16, 2014 6:03 a.m.

Ridgefield angler is out to see how many Northwest fish and shellfish species he can catch in 2014. His tally: 77 with two months remaining

Columbia River fishing report October 2014

By Allen Thomas October 9, 2014 6:05 a.m.

Coho offer late-season action at mouth of Cowlitz, Klickitat rivers; Swift Reservoir producing limits of trout

Mandatory hatchery steelhead retention proposed

By Allen Thomas October 9, 2014 6:04 a.m.

Regulation would apply to Southwest Washington tributaries

Pheasants losing ground in Eastern Washington

By Allen Thomas October 9, 2014 6:03 a.m.

Land-use changes over time have not been favorable for upland bird populations

Columbia coho run 26 percent larger than forecast

By Allen Thomas October 8, 2014 12:13 p.m.

Gillnetting for coho salmon downstream of Woodland starts on Thursday

Columbia River fishing report October 2014

By Allen Thomas October 2, 2014 6:05 a.m.

Coho fishing still so good at Buoy 10 that states increase daily limit to three adult fish

Shallow channel at Caterpillar Island slough challenges anglers

By Allen Thomas September 25, 2014 6:07 a.m.

Langsdorf Landing boat ramp to be closed Oct. 13-31 on Caterpillar Island slough to complete improvements to launch

Columbia River fishing report September 2014

By Allen Thomas September 25, 2014 6:05 a.m.

Chinook retention allowed again beginning Wednesday with arrival of Ocrtober

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