[7/17/19] Chinook Season Opens on the Columbia

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Anglers are smiling as fishing for chinook salmon was open yesterday on the uppper Columbia River. At one point the season looked to be in jeopardy due to forecasts of a poor return. According to the Department of Fish and Wildlife, the actual numbers of returning Chinook have been above expectation says Chad Jackson, WDFW […]

[6/12/19] Dam Vehicle Restrictions Continue

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For anglers near Grand Coulee Dam, the Bureau of Reclamation says it is restricting vehicle access but will continue to allow fishing, recreation and use of the boat ramp on land adjacent to the Dam, locally known as Geezer Beach. BLM said due to safety concerns, cars, trucks, all-terrain vehicles and recreational vehicles will be […]