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Allen Thomas

outdoors reporter

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Recent Stories

Fishing report 4/17

By Allen Thomas April 17, 2014 6:05 a.m.

Anglers get final shot on Saturday at spring chinook in lower Columbia

Anglers urge protection of forage fish

By Allen Thomas April 17, 2014 6:03 a.m.

Federal panel taking initiative to preserve a wide range of ocean species

Woodland trap shooters giving it their best shot

By Allen Thomas April 17, 2014 6 a.m.

Trap shooting is the third largest sport at Woodland High School, behind football and track, said volunteer coach Ben Musgrove, a La Center resident whose son attends Woodland.

Chinook anglers to get one more day in lower Columbia

By Allen Thomas April 16, 2014 5:50 p.m.

Salmon fishing to be open Saturday upstream to Rooster Rock for boaters, upstream to Bonneville Dam for bank rods

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

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