Stories tagged: fish
Fri., July 26, 2019, 6 a.m.
Steelhead anglers and fans of the fish hoping for better returns this year, especially for the large B-run fish, may want to lower their expectations.
Sun., July 14, 2019, 6 a.m.
For nearly a half century, Larry Cassidy has helped guide the political decisions affecting fish and wildlife in the Pacific Northwest
When he looks back at his nearly five decades of fish and wildlife related public service, one memory stands above the rest for Larry Cassidy.
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 6:16 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for June 20
UPDATED: Wed., June 12, 2019, 6:05 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for June 13
Wed., June 5, 2019, 4:30 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for June 6
UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019, 5:48 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for May 30
UPDATED: Fri., May 24, 2019, 12:19 a.m.
Matt Liere’s fishing-hunting report for May 23
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019, 4:45 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for May 16
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 5:54 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for May 9
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 5:03 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for May 2
Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 1:20 p.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will stock roughly 147,000 trout in Washington lakes this fall, according to a news release.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 10, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 11
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 1:57 p.m.
The heat blanketing the Spokane region didn’t just send us two-legged mammals scurrying for cooler climes. Fish in the Spokane River also sought refuge as the air temperature neared 103 …
Fri., March 2, 2018, 5:55 a.m.
They used to tip the scales at 80 pounds: June Hogs they were called. The kings of the Columbia River. But the big chinook that used to lumber up and …
Fri., May 19, 2017, 6 a.m.
Reducing the number of carp in Lake Spokane to improve water quality is not only rife with complications, it’s also ripe.
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 12:36 p.m.
Federal officials have approved a $57 million dam and fish bypass on Montana’s Yellowstone River but construction can’t proceed until a judge signs off.
Sat., Aug. 13, 2016, 1:31 p.m.
Water levels at two trout fishing lakes in the Little Pend Oreille National Wildlife Refuge are being lowered for fall construction projects.
Mon., June 8, 2015, 10:55 a.m.
Federal authorities have released their final recovery plan for Snake River sockeye salmon, a species that teetered on the brink of extinction in the early 1990s.
Sun., May 10, 2015
FISHING – Lake Spokane (aka Long Lake) produced some eye-opening stats during a May 2-3 tournament organized by the Spokane Bass Club. Justin Cox and Ben Schilling weighed in a …
Sun., March 24, 2013
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission this week approved a new 42-year license for Boundary Dam on the Pend Oreille River north of Metaline Falls. Built in 1967, Boundary is the …
Thu., Jan. 3, 2013
Stevens County commissioners and a vocational teacher say getting into a cutthroat business could spawn a rainbow of opportunity for area students. On Jan. 11, the Washington Fish and Wildlife …
Fri., July 27, 2012, 10:59 a.m.
Specific types of fish from the Upper Columbia and Pend Oreille rivers contain toxic chemicals according to analysis of two recent studies that’s prompted a new fish consumption advisory this …
Sun., April 29, 2012
Night owls made the first casts at 12:01 a.m. Saturday to ring in the opening of Washington’s lowland fishing season. Docks at Fishtrap and other popular camping-fishing lakes were lined …
Sun., Aug. 15, 2010
Fishermen need not fear the impact of fire on their sport.
Sun., March 8, 2009
NASELLE, Wash. – Meet Miranda Wecker, environmental lawyer, spartina eradication expert, enthusiastic mountain biker and skier – and new chair of the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission. Six weeks into …
Wed., June 21, 1995
This is the year of the walleye in Eastern Washington. The fish that only transplanted midwest fishermen could identify 40 years ago is now one of the top game fish …
Sun., June 11, 1995
Fishing The Spring Salmon Derby, sponsored by the Lake Coeur d’Alene Anglers Association, is set for next Saturday and Sunday, with prizes ranging up to $1,000 for the largest chinook. …