By Allen Thomas January 29, 2015 6:04 a.m.
Columbia River reform policy calls for license reduction program, but agency director says it is "easier said than done''
By Allen Thomas January 21, 2015 5:21 p.m.
Netters: Changes to benefit sportsmen waste salmon while hurting lower Columbia River economy
By Allen Thomas January 21, 2015 5:09 p.m.
State Fish and Wildlife Commission gets update on changes adopted in 2013 to prioritize sport fishing in the main river, boost off-channel opportunities for commercials
By Allen Thomas January 14, 2015 8:31 p.m.
Salmon season downstream of Bonneville Dam anticipated to be similar to 2014
By Allen Thomas December 31, 2014 5:07 p.m.
Mid-Columbia tributaries anticipated to get returns very similar to 2014's
By Allen Thomas December 18, 2014 11:18 a.m.
Angling will be open daily Jan. 1 through March 1 or until catch guideline is filled, whichever comes first; winter success rates were poor in 2013, 2014
By Allen Thomas December 18, 2014 6:06 a.m.
Kalama, Lewis rivers likely to have fishing restrictions again due to weak runs
By Allen Thomas December 11, 2014 7:01 p.m.
Forecast is for 232,500 spring salmon to enter Columbia headed for upstream of Bonneville Dam
By Allen Thomas December 11, 2014 6:05 a.m.
State biologists estimate a 5 percent gain in 2014, the first year of no retention in sport or commercial fisheries between Bonneville Dam and the ocean
By Allen Thomas November 6, 2014 6:05 a.m.
Sport catch in the lower Columbia River doubled the old record with a strong run likely next year again upstream of Bonneville Dam
By Allen Thomas November 6, 2014 6:04 a.m.
Weyerhaeuser's permit to use its lands in Southwest Washington undercuts the foundation of North American wildlife management
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