By Allen Thomas August 27, 2015 5:31 p.m.
Exceptional fishing has resulted in a sport catch well over the allocation for the popular season just inside the Columbia River
By Allen Thomas August 20, 2015 6:03 a.m.
Route on east side of Indian Heaven Wilderness makes for a nice day trip or overnighter
By Allen Thomas August 20, 2015 6:01 a.m.
This fall, transport of adult fish upstream of Swift Dam will be cut from 9,000 to 7,500
By Allen Thomas August 13, 2015 6:03 a.m.
Meeting scheduled Monday in Vancouver will take comment on eliminating size and bag limits for two popular warmwater species
By Allen Thomas August 11, 2015 3:08 p.m.
Six beach seiners and four purse seiners will begin fishing in late August with individual quotas and mandatory observers
By Allen Thomas July 16, 2015 3:34 p.m.
Spawning-size fish found dead in Bonneville, The Dalles, John Day and McNary pools with water temperatures eight degrees warmer than normal
By Allen Thomas July 15, 2015 5:05 p.m.
Water level is now 28 feet below full pool leaving ramp at Swift Forest Camp needing at least three feet before being usable again
By Allen Thomas June 22, 2015 5:14 p.m.
A public meeting to explain changes designed to reduce the number of hatchery-origin summer steelhead in the upper Kalama River will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, 2108 Grand Blvd.
By Allen Thomas June 18, 2015 6:02 a.m.
Weak salmon return will slow efforts to reestablish fish upstream of Swift Dam
By Allen Thomas June 1, 2015 4:25 p.m.
Biologists upgrade run forecast to 271,000; allow two adult chinook in daily bag
By Allen Thomas May 26, 2015 3:42 p.m.
Spring salmon fishing also to reopen in mid-Columbia pools; netters to fish in lower Columbia on Wednesday night
By Allen Thomas May 21, 2015 6:04 a.m.
Most of the Gifford Pinchot National Forest is free of snow, with campgrounds open and trails available for hiking
By Allen Thomas May 14, 2015 6:05 a.m.
Fish trucked and released into upper watershed seem to be homing in on a few favored spots instead of scattering widely
By Allen Thomas May 5, 2015 4:26 p.m.
States also extend salmon retention through Sunday between Bonneville Dam and Washington-Oregon border
By Allen Thomas April 30, 2015 2:28 p.m.
Sport fishermen will get to fish on Saturday and Sunday; commercials to net on Monday
By Allen Thomas April 29, 2015 4:17 p.m.
Tours, guided hikes, horseback outing and more planned at park along Columbia River in Klickitat County
By Allen Thomas April 23, 2015 6:03 a.m.
States reject request to allow retention of unmarked fish at start of season
By Allen Thomas April 22, 2015 5:21 p.m.
Morgen Glessing, a BYU student, plans to average 25 miles per day and reach the Washington-Oregon border by early August
By Allen Thomas April 16, 2015 6:05 a.m.
Department of Fish and Wildlife wrestling with how to deal with $10 million shortage in 2015-17 biennium