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
By Allen Thomas April 9, 2015 6:05 a.m.
Shore anglers near Drano Lake have been using floating devices to take their gear far out into Columbia River
By Allen Thomas April 9, 2015 6:04 a.m.
Sportsmen can keep legal-size fish for nine days in late June, early July
By Allen Thomas April 6, 2015 2:12 p.m.
Each vessel will be limited to eight spring chinook salmon; decision due Wednesday on sport-fishing extension
By Allen Thomas March 19, 2015 6:05 a.m.
Washington prepares options for a limited season in mid-May to mid-June in estuary
By Allen Thomas March 12, 2015 6:03 a.m.
Local group wants to see retention of unclipped fish in late June fishery in lower Columbia River
By Allen Thomas March 11, 2015 6:14 p.m.
Several major Gifford Pinchot National Forest roads will remain off-limits to motor vehicles for three more weeks, allowing cyclist sto ride without concern about traffic
By Allen Thomas March 4, 2015 4:20 p.m.
Third largest run on record expected back in 2015, however need to protect lower river fish might restrict seasons somewhat
By Allen Thomas February 25, 2015 10:33 p.m.
ARIEL — The state Department of Fish and Wildlife expects to be short about 55,000 young spring chinook for release in the North Fork of the Lewis River this fall and next spring.
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