Stories tagged: fishing
Fri., May 22, 2020
James Dyson sucked for a long time before he finally made something that didn’t suck only because — and this is important — it sucked.
UPDATED: Sat., May 16, 2020
Idaho shut down its Clearwater River spring chinook season Wednesday in what has become a near annual exercise in frustration.
Sun., May 10, 2020
Washington opened a limited spring chinook season on the Snake River on Tuesday and welcomed the return of fishing following a nearly six-week hiatus.
Fri., May 8, 2020
Picture the weirdest fish you can think of. Nope. Weirder.
Thu., May 7, 2020
In most ways, Tuesday was like any other opening day.
UPDATED: Wed., May 6, 2020
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for May 7
Tue., May 5, 2020
A reader emailed, wondering if her husband’s out-of-town brothers should postpone their yearly Lake Roosevelt trip scheduled for the end of May.
UPDATED: Wed., April 29, 2020
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for April 30
Mon., April 27, 2020
Spring chinook fishing season opens on some Idaho rivers Saturday amid stay-home orders that allow for outdoor recreational activities.
Fri., April 24, 2020
The trout ripped line from my probably too-loose drag, as I battled it ever closer to my net. Ordinarily, nothing short of a sunbathing supermodel calling my name could distract …
UPDATED: Wed., April 22, 2020
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for April 23
Thu., April 16, 2020
Business leaders from some of Idaho’s smallest towns located along some of its best salmon and steelhead rivers are telling the federal government that angling is vital to their economies …
UPDATED: Wed., April 15, 2020
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for April 16
Tue., April 14, 2020
The number of large brown and rainbow trout in the upper Madison River has declined below 20-year averages, and fisheries biologists are unsure why.
UPDATED: Wed., April 8, 2020
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for April 9
UPDATED: Mon., April 6, 2020
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has extended a fishing ban and put the the spring turkey season on hold.
UPDATED: Sat., April 4, 2020
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game Commission suspended the sale of some nonresident fishing and hunting licenses, tags and permits Saturday.
UPDATED: Wed., April 1, 2020
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for April 2
Wed., April 1, 2020
Idaho Fish and Game commissioners greenlighted spring chinook fishing seasons and flashed a “proceed with caution” signal for those who plan to apply for controlled elk hunts.
Sun., March 29, 2020
The decision Wednesday to close fishing throughout the state sent waves throughout Washington’s angling community.
UPDATED: Wed., March 25, 2020
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for March 26
UPDATED: Wed., March 25, 2020
All recreational fishing and shell fishing will close Wednesday at midnight.
Mon., March 23, 2020
If you’ve ever wondered about the water quality in a stream, river or lake you are fishing, just ask a mayfly.
UPDATED: Wed., March 18, 2020
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for March 19.
UPDATED: Wed., March 11, 2020
Matt Liere’s fishing-hunting report for March 12
Thu., Feb. 20, 2020
Anglers can expect another ho-hum year for spring and summer chinook returning to the Snake River and its tributaries, according to a forecast from a group of state, tribal and …
Sat., Feb. 15, 2020
Concerns about a new fee for commercial fishing guides have been mostly resolved after a meeting between guides and Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area staff on Feb. 3.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 12, 2020
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Feb. 13
Wed., Feb. 5, 2020
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Feb. 6
Thu., Jan. 30, 2020
A new fee on commercial fishing guides is causing a kerfuffle on Lake Roosevelt.