Outdoor sportsman show begins tomorrow

The 23rd annual Tri-Cities Sportsmen’s Show starts tomorrow at the TRAC Center, 6600 Burden Blvd

State Parks plan ‘free’ days

Sunday, Jan. 17, and Monday, Jan. 18, are the next state parks “free days” when visitors are not required to display the Discover Pass for day visits at state parks.

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Big third period lifts Americans

Team puts five shots in the net against Portland

The Tri-City Americans (15-19-2-0, 32 pts) earned a big win behind Beau McCue’s two goals, defeating the Portland Winterhawks (17-17-1-0, 35 pts) 5-1 in front of 3,695 fans at Toyota Center on Tuesday Night.

Snowmobiler killed in crash

A Klickitat County man was reportedly killed Christmas Eve while snowmobiling in North Dakota.

Fishing season opens Friday

The sturgeon fishing season opens Friday between The Dalles and McNary dams.

Winter access road closed for bridge repairs

Repairs to Forest Service Road 4832 at the bridge crossing Rocky Run Creek could begin as early as mid-January.

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Highway 12 fix opens winter recreation at White Pass

Operations at the White Pass Ski Area opened today thanks to a temporary fix yesterday that reopened Highway 12.

Skier dies in Snoqualmie

A 51-year-old man was killed after he fell into deep snow beneath a tree while skiing Sunday near Snoqualmie Pass.

New sno-park announced

A new sno-park has been added to Pearrygin Lake State Park for non-motorized winter recreation.

Salmon numbers on the increase

The Columbia Basin’s 2015 salmon season ended with a remarkable 2.3 million adult salmon passing Bonneville Dam on their up-river migration.

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Sunnyside family enjoys thankful hunt

There is plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving in the Amaro household.

Mt. Rainier opens winter operations

Although many park roads are closed to vehicle access for the winter, areas throughout Mt. Rainier National Park remain open for recreation.

State announces fishing closures

Sections of the upper Columbia River are closed to steelhead and rainbow fishing, according to the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife.

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Special hunt