NW Hook & Bullet

Youth hunting weekend is here

September 16, 2016 at 1:45 pm

Youth, hunters under 16 years of age and accompanied by an adult at least 18 years old, are in the spotlight this weekend. There are several hunts available to them, including: duck, goose, coot, Sept. 17 and 18; pheasant, quail and partrid...

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Fresh News from MarDon

September 16, 2016 at 1:45 pm

Potholes Reservoir has been producing some very large yellow perch at the mouth of Frenchmanís Wasteway in fifteen feet of water where Crab Creek enters Potholes and the Goose Island area. Crappie action has been reported as being good wher...

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Visit to wind farm educational

September 16, 2016 at 1:45 pm

E-mail from Cheryl They are difficult to miss heading west along I-90 just east of Ellensburg. They are 221 feet tall and white with three rotating blades, each 129 feet long. The Wild Horse Wind Facility operates and maintains 149 of thes...

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2016 Grant County hunting prospects continued

September 15, 2016 at 1:45 pm

Fish and Wildlife biologists put forth their best predictions or prospects for the upcoming hunting season. Note: Remember, these are only prospects. Hunting and weather conditions will dictate the number of birds and animals available to ...

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Limits suspended on Park and Blue lakes

September 09, 2016 at 1:45 pm

Blue and Park lakes in the Sun Lakes State Park area will be going through a rehabilitation procedure using rotenone. Therefore, Fish and Wildlife is allowing the public to harvest as many fish as possible. They are removing the daily limi...

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Fresh News From MarDon

September 09, 2016 at 2:20 pm

As the water temperature cools on Potholes the fishing is slowly improving for walleye and perch. Surface temperatures are in the mid-60s now, which is down 10 degrees from August temperatures. This seasonís walleye action has been very to...

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Dave Graybill: Fishin' Magician

September 09, 2016 at 1:45 pm

I took a hike up the White River to get some photos of the sockeye salmon, and it reminded me that there is an event coming up soon. It is the best free festival in Washington State. It is the Columbia River Salmon Festival at the National...

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Nat Washington discusses homesteading

September 09, 2016 at 1:45 pm

Grant County history E-mail from Cheryl The Grant County Historical Society has compiled several volumes of Grant County history. The books are available for purchase at the Historical Society Museum gift shop in Ephrata. These are memori...

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2016 Grant County hunting prospects

September 08, 2016 at 1:45 pm

This is a multi-part series about the 2016 Washington hunting prospects. Fish and Wildlife biologists put forth their best predictions or prospects for the upcoming hunting season. These are presented here with comments and notes from Garn...

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Fresh News From MarDon

September 02, 2016 at 1:45 pm

This weekend we celebrate Labor Day, which is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. This is a yearly tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity and well-being of our country. ...

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