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Salmon anglers have many options

Salmon runs are crisscrossing just about every part of the state, and the fishing action is decent for kings, coho and sockeye.

Sockeye delivery is delayed to Baker Lake

It looks like the local sockeye returns are arriving later than expected, which is good news, especially for those planning trips to Baker Lake in Whatcom County, open to fishing through Sept. 7.

Record number of sockeye expected

WENATCHEE— Every year, in the Midwest and Pacific Northwest, a dramatic change takes place in the middle of summer. Anglers, content with pan fish and small nibbles throughout the beginning of the fishing season suddenly become obsessed with one date: July 1.

Tracking the truth about wolves

YAKIMA — Like hunters, David Moskowitz spends a great deal of time in blinds. Moskowitz, though, is hunting knowledge — and the photographs to illustrate it.
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Springtime naturalist courses bloom in NCW

Finally we’ve passed the gray months of winter and are headed into the season of color. Consider amping up your outdoor experience this year by taking a local naturalist course. Whether you’re interested in wildlife, native plants or local birds, there are springtime courses for telling the difference between mule’s ear (wyethia amplexicaulis) and the ears mules.
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WenatcheeOutdoors: Rules must be followed for uphill skiing

In the middle of January, Mission Ridge lifted its early-season closure of uphill skiing at the ski resort. Now skiers willing to ski uphill under their own steam (using low-speed quads rather than high-speed ones) can use the designated ascent route.