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Matt Liere: ‘Freedom to do’ And on this day, it was fishing

“There you go,” Al said, pointing toward the bouncing rod posted on the port side of his Hewescraft. “Looks to be a nice one, too.”


UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 22, 2020

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Jan. 23

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Jan. 23


Former Idaho Fish and Game commissioners fear for future, urge prompt salmon, steelhead response

A group of former Idaho Fish and Game commissioners is urging the current commission and the state’s Fish and Game Department to step up and be advocates for imperiled salmon …


Bevy of groups representing outdoor enthusiasts of all stripes request funding for WDFW

On Monday, More than 45 groups representing the interests of outdoor enthusiasts of all types, petitioned the Washington Legislature to fund the state’s wildlife management agency.


UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 15, 2020

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Jan. 16

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Jan. 16


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Jan. 9

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Jan. 9


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Jan. 2

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Jan. 2


2019: Transitions and passings

The biggest and saddest outdoor story from 2019 was the death of Spokane climber Jess Roskelley.


2019: Outdoor achievements

From acts of endurance to committed volunteering, Spokane area recreationists, conservationists and adventures inspired in 2019.


2019: Top outdoor stories

The most-read outdoor stories of 2019 presented chronologically:


2019: The year outdoors

Another year spent outside, or at least longing to be out there. From the good to the bad to the weird (hot takes on the salmon cannon, anyone?) The Spokesman-Review’s …


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Dec. 26

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Dec. 26


Washington hooks fishing guides for more info

Many Washington fishing guides are skeptical if not outraged about a new state requirement that takes effect Jan. 1 to report their clients’ license information and detail what fish they …


Long-closed Chapman Lake, a popular trout, bass, kokanee fishing spot, may reopen

Eight years after public access to a popular trout, bass and kokanee lake south of Cheney closed, wildlife managers are still striving to reopen it.


UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 18, 2019

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Dec. 19

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Dec. 19


UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 18, 2019

Washington bass, walleye fishing limits liberalized in response to orca crisis

Limits on bass and walleye fishing – alongside other warmwater species – were liberalized by the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission on Saturday.


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Dec. 12

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Dec. 12


Idaho nurse manufactures popular ice-fishing device for setting the hook

Matt Dungan’s highly successful ice-fishing gear business started when he was a boy trapping possums in the woods of Tennessee.


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Dec. 5

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Dec. 5


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Nov. 28

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Nov. 28


Limited Clearwater River steelhead fishing season a possibility

Fisheries officials at the Idaho Department of Fish and Game and Nez Perce Tribe are now optimistic they will be able to trap enough adult, B-run steelhead to meet spawning …


Bass creep: Could smallmouth threaten the Yellowstone River’s iconic trout?

They launched the raft close to dawn and rowed down the Yellowstone River, trying to move quickly. The three U.S. Geological Survey researchers on board had a few stops to …


Kelt program aims to rehabilitate valuable repeat steehead spawners in the Snake River

The Nez Perce Tribe and Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission released 37 wild steelhead into the Snake River below Lower Granite Dam near here Tuesday.


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Nov. 14

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Nov. 14


UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 13, 2019

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Nov. 14

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Nov. 14


8-year-old Sandpoint girl shatters Idaho catch-and-release record

An 8-year-old Idaho girl obliterated a state catch-and-release record last month while fishing with her family at Lake Pend Oreille.


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Nov. 7

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Nov. 7


UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 30, 2019

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 31

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 31


Modest bump in Idaho steelhead forecast not enough to reverse closures

Fisheries managers in the Columbia River Basin delivered a tiny sliver of good news about the otherwise dismal steelhead run.


Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 24

Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 24