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Fishing report 5/18

State, federal and tribal fish biologists have cut in half their forecast for spring chinook salmon headed for the upper Columbia and Snake rivers. The Columbia River Technical Advisory Committee announced this week they predict the run destined for upstream of Bonneville Dam will number 83,000, That 83,000 translates to a final Bonneville Dam count…
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Detained immigrants on hunger strike in The Dalles, advocates say

More than two hundred protesters showed up at a rally March 6, 2017 afternoon in front of the Immigration Customs Enforcement office in Southwest Portland. Immigrant advocates are planning rallies in early May outside of the Norcor facility in The Dalles to support five inmates who refuse to eat. The Dalles News
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Fishing report 5/11

Spring chinook fishing reopens for today through Saturday in the lower Willamette River, but the return of super-high flows in the Columbia River will not help catch rates in Multnomah Channel. Merwin Reservoir has been on a run of pretty good kokanee catches, although finding the right depth is getting harder as the lake slowly…
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