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  1. Fishing Report, Nov. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | The Columbian

    The fall salmon season is open from Buoy 10 upstream to the Oregon/Washington Border above McNary Dam and anglers are still catching a few coho in the Bonneville Pool. Bonneville Pool : Weekly checking showed 15 adult coho kept, plus one Chinook and adult coho released for 10 boats .

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  2. Redhook pairing Winterhook release, Northwest Harvest food driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Capitol Hill Times Police Blotter

    Redhook Brewery will be releasing its 2017 Winterhook Ale as part of its Holiday Food Drive for Northwest Harvest at its Capitol Hill Brewlab on Thursday, Dec. 7. The seasonal ale will be available for $3 a pint from 3-10 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Capitol Hill brewpub, which Redhook opened back in August in the Pike Motorworks building, 714 E. Pine St. "Winterhook 2017 has a healthy dose of Munich malt and includes flaked oats for a smooth mouthfeel," according to a Redhook news release. "The malt is balanced with the addition of Simcoe, Centennial, and Chinook hops."

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  3. Last call for coho as late fall run peaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | The Columbian

    ... from now through December. After the late runs wrap up it's nothing but winter steelhead until the first spring Chinook show. Late run coho are really a quality fish. They stay in the salt for an extra month and that gives them time to grow large ...

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  4. Port 1 acts on budget, increases ratesRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2017 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... that they consider making it even more, while possibly offering a lower rate for seniors. "Launch fees at Ilwaco and Chinook are $100 a year," he said. "I only want to raise it because that ramp cost so much last year to repair." The port has placed ...

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  5. Up to 3 inches of snow on the way for South Sound and surrounding areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | The Olympian

    ... As much as three inches of snow is expected in areas above 500 feet, with the most forecast for the Hood Canal area. Chinook and Cayuse passes will close at 4 p.m. Saturday, the state Department of Transportation announced via Twitter. The North ...

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  6. J2 orca taken in 2010Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Southern Resident Orca whale population, beloved by ferry and tour boat passengers, is in a decline that can be reversed only if its endangered food source-Chinook salmon-is put on a path to recovery. The Southern Resident Orca whale population, beloved by ferry and tour boat passengers, is in a decline that can be reversed only if its endangered food source-Chinook salmon-is put on a path to recovery.

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  7. Fishing report, Oct. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | The Columbian

    ... season is open from Buoy 10 upstream to the Oregon/Washington border above McNary Dam. An estimated 487,000 fall Chinook and 319,300 coho are expected to return to the Columbia River this fall. Mainstem Grays River from the Hwy. 4 Bridge upstream to ...

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  8. Warrenton nearing ownership of marina; dredging a keyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | The Columbian

    ... so long before you lose them . There's process, so it's better to get these things moving." The ports of Ilwaco and Chinook in Washington state must also worry about material silting in boat slips and marina entrances. While the Army Corps uses ...

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  9. Warrenton nearing ownership of marina; dredging a keyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... so long before you lose them . There's process, so it's better to get these things moving." The ports of Ilwaco and Chinook in Washington state must also worry about material silting in boat slips and marina entrances. While the Army Corps uses ...

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  10. Warm waters off West Coast has lingering effects for salmonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    14, 2017, salmon, identified by biologists as a coho, left, and a Chinook, swim past viewing windows at a fish ladder where salt water transitions to fresh at the Ballard Locks in Seattle. The mass of warm water known as 'the blob' that heated up the North Pacific Ocean has dissipated, but scientists are still seeing the lingering effects of those unusually warm sea surface temperatures on Northwest salmon and steelhead.

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  11. Warm waters off West Coast has lingering effects for salmon SEATTLE...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... salmon and steelhead. Federal research surveys this summer caught among the lowest numbers of juvenile coho and Chinook salmon in 20 years, suggesting that many fish did not survive their first months at sea. Scientists warn that salmon fisheries ...

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  12. Mayor feels Tacoma should compete for second Amazon headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    "While trying to video a female Chinook salmon digging her nest for spawning , I was surprised to see this intruder!" wrote wildlife educator Sara Focht. "Mink are playful and cute, but fearless.

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  13. Bitten at Buoy 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | The Columbian

    The warning was shouted from a neighboring boat, so I really put the pressure on the Chinook I was fighting to bring him to the net. However, he was a big one, and he wasn't to be horsed.

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  14. Fishing Report, Aug. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | The Columbian

    The Washington side of the Columbia, just upstream from the Megler-Astoria Bridge, can be a popular spot during the Buoy 10 salmon season. Last week, 1,362 adult chinook were kept, nearly than double the previous week.

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  15. Skagit's small ferry system ready to lead U.S. on fuel efficiencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... likely cost less, both in maintenance and energy use. He says it would also have less noise impact on Orcas and Chinook salmon. Dahlstedt: "I'm actually a country boy, I'm a fourth generation farmer here in Skagit County, but I'm very concerned ...

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  16. The coal industry is still declining, so Trump is considering a bailout.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Grist Magazine

    ... on land, which reduces many of the problems with fish farming. That's because these fish are bred with a gene from a Chinook salmon and a growth promoter from an ocean pout (which is also a fish, not a seapunk band). The combination of the two ...

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  17. Radical revamps of classic Airstream trailersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | USA Today

    ... Design and Planning are required to take a "hands-on" design studio. The Skillet team has traveled as far west as Chinook, Wash., and as far south as Walla Walla, Wash., in wine country. Lower Eastside Girls Club Recording Studio, New York: The ...

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  18. Alan Liere's fish and game report for Aug. 3 - Wed, 02 Aug 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Aug. 1 also marked the start of catch-and-release sturgeon fishing in the Snake from the mouth to Ice Harbor Dam. Chinook and coho salmon runs are somewhat below average this year, but upriver summer steelhead runs are even worse. The A-Index run of ...

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  19. MSA prayer room inadequate for Muslim populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Daily Evergreen

    ... The center will officially open in the fall semester of 2017. "There are two meditation pavilions on the Chinook center ground floor for any student spiritual practices. They are open without any prior reservations," Director of the CUB Sean Greene ...

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  20. Fishing report, 7/27Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | The Columbian

    ... and steelhead fishing in the lower Columbia River beginning Tuesday with the arrival of August and the start of fall chinook season. a Buoy 10 season opens between red buoy No. 10 at the mouth of the Columbia River and a line from Tongue Point in ...

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