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  • Want to Fish for Chinook? Mark the South Fork off Your List
  • CHALLIS, Idaho – If you were planning a trip to fish for chinook on the South Fork of the Salmon River – Idaho’s popular salmon fishery – you might want to plan another venue, such as the Lochsa River or Upper Salmon. Chinook season opened today ...
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 6/22/2017 7:15:00 AM
  • American Legion hosts fishing day for disabled veterans
  • JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) - The Twin Falls American Legion post 7 hosted a fishing day today for veterans. Veterans from the Idaho state veterans home in Boise came to Evequa Farms for the afternoon to catch some fish. The veterans were able to fish right
  • KMVT News
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  • 6/21/2017 11:56:00 PM
  • Alan Liere’s fish and game report for June 22
  • If you don’t, move on. The Idaho state record for tiger trout stood at 17.5 inches before Free Fishing Day. On June 10 at Deer Creek Reservoir, three record-breaking tiger trout were landed. The last, by Richard Miller, was 19.5 inches long and weighed 2 .
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 6/21/2017 8:36:00 PM
  • Fishing trailer visits Rose Lake, Heyburn
  • No license is needed and equipment is provided. Idaho’s Fish and Game’s “Take Me Fishing” trailer is geared up for summer fun and will be making several stops in the Panhandle Region this month.
  • Saint Maries Gazette-Record
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  • 6/21/2017 3:31:00 PM
  • Early risers ready for Big Fish Derby at Magic
  • To be eligible for cash prizes, the fish have to be caught on the day of the fishing derby. All Idaho Fish and Game Department rules will apply. Entry fee is $30. You must be a licensed Idaho fisherman. All legal methods of fishing apply on waters ...
  • Idaho Mountain Express
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  • 6/21/2017 10:14:00 AM
  • Fresh fish no joke at Walnut Creek Yacht Club
  • Other fish come from around the world: mahi mahi ($27) from Ecuador, king salmon ($29) from Canada, bluenose bass ($27) from New Zealand and rainbow trout ($25) from Idaho. Fish and chips are some of the best around. The Anchor Steam beer-battered rock cod
  • San Francisco Chronicle
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  • 6/21/2017 12:15:00 AM
  • Salmonfly Hatch on the Henry’s Fork – Wish4Fish
  • “Wish4Fish is back on the water! This time back to Idaho chasing the famous Salmonfly hatch on the Henry’s Fork. No better time to Match the Hatch! I did catch a beauty Brown Trout on my own pattern although Mike Lawson’s Salmonfly pattern was my go ...
  • frankenfly.com
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  • 6/20/2017 12:38:00 PM
  • Regatta cancellation forces fish fry postponement and hotel cancellations
  • RUPERT, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) For the last four years the day before the Idaho Regatta, there is a fish fry in the Rupert Square. "It's a wonderful thing for the community, for the boaters that come in, they absolutely love it and it's a celebration," said ...
  • KMVT News
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  • 6/17/2017 5:08:00 AM
  • Special fishing event coming to Portneuf Wellness Complex on Saturday
  • Sportsman’s Warehouse and the Idaho Department of Fish and Game are co-hosting a special fishing event to help celebrate Father’s Day. Head on over to Bannock Reservoir at the Portneuf Wellness Complex in Pocatello between 9 am and 1 pm on Saturday.
  • Idaho State Journal
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  • 6/17/2017 1:18:00 AM
  • Can You Guess the 10 Worst States for Fishing?
  • Nevada has a lot of things going for it. It’s a beautiful desert. Las Vegas lives there. It’s close to California and right next door to Idaho, Oregon, and Utah. Otherwise, if you are going to Nevada to fish, it’s probably because you lost all your ...
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 6/15/2017 9:39:00 PM
  • ‘Take Me Fishing’ trailer coming to North Idaho lakes
  • “The Panhandle Region trailer program held three events each week in May while kids were in school, and now that school is out we are offering four events each week on area waters the last three weeks in June,” said Phil Cooper, department educator.
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 6/15/2017 6:50:00 PM
  • Idaho Fish & Game Report
  • The battle against invasive species is never ending."The weather plays a major role in fishing" It’s one of the subjects covered during our monthly discussion with Idaho Fish and Game and spokesman Kelton Hatch. We talked about deadlines for licensing ...
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 6/15/2017 4:47:00 PM
  • Alan Liere’s fish and game report for June 15
  • The season closed on June 11 and will not reopen. —Idaho and Washington anglers have enjoyed their free fishing days, and now it’s Montana’s turn. Free fishing weekend is this Saturday and Sunday. Silver Bow Fly Shop reports very good fishing on the ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 6/15/2017 12:05:00 AM
  • Juniper Ranch hosts annual chili feed, fishing event for veterans
  • "This is probably been one of the best places I've ever been since I've been at the Idaho Vets Home," he said. He’s been living there for two years now. For Jones, like many others attending Tuesday’s event, it’s more than just a fishing trip.
  • KTVB
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  • 6/14/2017 7:15:00 PM
  • Annual chili feed, fishing event for veterans
  • "This is probably been one of the best places I've ever been since I've been at the Idaho Vets Home," he said. He’s been living there for two years now. For Jones, like many others attending Tuesday’s event, it’s more than just a fishing trip.
  • KTVB
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  • 6/14/2017 12:41:00 AM
  • Free fishing a hit at Sawyer’s pond
  • Several dozen experienced and novice fishermen took to Sawyer’s Pond on Saturday to participate in the annual Free Fishing day in Idaho. Those who made it out to the stocked pond enjoyed a cooler than expected but otherwise great day for fishing.
  • Messenger Index
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  • 6/13/2017 10:35:00 PM
  • Fish stocking moving upstream
  • Heavy snow melt has delayed some of the normal fish stocking routines of the Idaho Department of Fish and Game. This week, however, more fish are headed toward more open waters after being concentrated on local ponds in recent weeks. Some 45,000 catchable
  • Messenger Index
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  • 6/13/2017 9:33:00 PM
  • Special fishing event coming to Portneuf Wellness Complex
  • Sportsman’s Warehouse and the Idaho Department of Fish and Game are co-hosting a special fishing event to help celebrate Father’s Day. Head on over to Bannock Reservoir at the Portneuf Wellness Complex in Pocatello between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm on Saturday.
  • Idaho State Journal
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  • 6/13/2017 8:54:00 PM
  • The hummingbird sign's mysterious return
  • No, the handicapped-accessible fishing pier at Oster Pond 1 hasn’t reopened yet. In mid-May, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service began a partial rebuilding of that particularly popular but dilapidated dock in the ..
  • Twin Falls Times-News
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  • 6/13/2017 6:02:00 PM
  • A look at stocking fish from Hagerman Hatchery
  • But the season has only just begun. So grab your license and gear and get out there! Idaho Fish and Game’s hatchery staff is busy making sure anglers plenty of prey to pursue. Twenty-two million fish a year are stocked from Idaho Fish and Game’s ...
  • Post Register
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  • 6/13/2017 5:10:00 PM
  • Spring chinook fishing closed in Clearwater Basin
  • Idaho fisheries managers pulled the plug on spring fishing in the Clearwater Basin on Monday after giving the beleaguered season a brief second life. The four-day-a-week season on sections of the Clearwater and its South and Middle forks that ran Thursdays
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 6/13/2017 4:41:00 PM
  • Idaho closing some spring chinook fishing as quotas met
  • FISHING -- The sport fishery harvest for spring chinook in the mainstem Clearwater, Middle Fork Clearwater and South Fork Clearwater rivers have been met so they closed on June 11 and will not reopen, Idaho Fish and Game Department officials say today.
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 6/13/2017 3:44:00 PM
  • Spring chinook fishing closed in Clearwater Basin
  • Idaho fisheries managers pulled the plug on spring fishing in the Clearwater Basin on Monday after giving the beleaguered season a brief second life. The four-day-a-week season on sections of the Clearwater and its South and Middle forks that ran Thursdays
  • Lewiston Tribune Online
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  • 6/13/2017 7:06:00 AM
  • Idaho Groups Urge Feds to Stop Barging Snake River Sockeye
  • Seven Idaho environmental organizations have appealed to NOAA Fisheries and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to stop barging endangered Snake River sockeye this spring. In an April 2017 letter, the conservation groups, led by Idaho Rivers United, said ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/13/2017 6:32:00 AM
  • Father's Day fishing event coming to Portneuf Wellness Complex
  • Sportsman’s Warehouse and the Idaho Department of Fish and Game are co-hosting a special fishing event to help celebrate Father’s Day. Head on over to Bannock Reservoir at the Portneuf Wellness Complex in Pocatello between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm on Saturday.
  • Idaho State Journal
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  • 6/12/2017 10:04:00 PM
  • Idaho Dept. of Fish & Game to host family event in St. Anthony on June 17
  • ST. ANTHONY — Anyone interested in learning more about what the Idaho Department of Fish & Game (IDFG) is all about is invited to attend a free event that will be held in St. Anthony at the Clyde Keefer Park on Saturday, June 17, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m ...
  • Standard Journal
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  • 6/12/2017 6:51:00 PM
  • Community heads out to enjoy Free Fishing Day in Idaho
  • On the second Saturday in June, both residents and non-residents can enjoy fishing in Idaho without a license. Idaho Fish and Game, along with the Snake River Fly shop set up booths near popular fishing spots in Pocatello. New and experienced fishers could
  • Local News 8
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  • 6/12/2017 12:43:00 AM
  • Fish and Game Holds 'Free Fishing Day'
  • Idaho Fish and Game held their ‘Free Fishing Day’ on Saturday. Fish and Game celebrated the ‘Free Fishing Day’ by running free events for the public in the region. Any body of water that is legal for fishing in Idaho can be fished without a license.
  • KPVI News 6
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  • 6/11/2017 5:14:00 AM
  • Fishing and Boating in Idaho
  • There are Idaho fishing experiences to suit anglers of every level on the state’s many lakes, reservoirs and rivers. You can enjoy trout fishing by boat or plan a trip with friends and spend a few hours Idaho creek fishing. Find out about ID fishing ...
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 6/9/2017 11:53:00 PM
  • Saturday is Free Fishing Day in Idaho
  • BOISE - If you have ever wanted to try fishing but haven't wanted to buy a license, Saturday is your chance. The Idaho Fish and Game's Free Fishing Day is on June 10th. Free Fishing Day means that anyone can go fishing at any open public waters in Idaho ..
  • KTVB
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  • 6/9/2017 11:27:00 PM
  • Learn How to Fish for Free with Idaho's Free Fishing Day
  • If you've been thinking of taking up fishing but don't have all the equipment just yet, you're in luck, Idaho Fish and Game will be out Saturday across the region giving you the opportunity. June 10th is the annual Free Fishing Day which means no fishing .
  • KPVI News 6
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  • 6/9/2017 6:46:00 PM
  • Bass fishing improves on Snake River, Lake Lowell (fishing report, June 9)
  • Getting there: Visit the Idaho Fish & Game website for a complete list of salmon counts, special seasons and rules, and the latest harvest reports. Fishing has improved moderately at Lake Lowell. I made a quick evening trip this week and picked up some ...
  • Idaho Statesman
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  • 6/9/2017 6:24:00 PM
  • Montana¿s wolf population still strong, report shows
  • In the mid-1990s, to hasten the overall pace of wolf recovery in the Northern Rockies, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service released 66 wolves into Yellowstone National Park and central Idaho. FWP began monitoring the wolf population and managing livestock .
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/9/2017 4:17:00 PM
  • Family fishing waters perfect classrooms for kids
  • Additional information, along with rules and regulations, is available on the Idaho Fish and Game website at https://idfg.idaho.gov/fish/family-fishing-waters.
  • Lewiston Tribune Online
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  • 6/9/2017 7:06:00 AM
  • Saturday is free fishing day at Sawyers
  • Saturday, June 10th is Free Fishing Day in the State of Idaho and the event is going to take on some special features in Emmett. With sponsorship from the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, the United States Forest Service Emmett District and the Gem ...
  • Messenger Index
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  • 6/9/2017 2:37:00 AM
  • Gearing up for bowfishing
  • The ultimate is one tipped off with lights so you can bowfish at night. That’s a blast. Tom Claycomb lives in Idaho and has outdoors columns in newspapers in Alaska, Idaho, Utah, Nevada, Colorado and Louisiana. He also writes for various outdoors ...
  • Idaho State Journal
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  • 6/8/2017 8:58:00 PM
  • Montana's wolf population still strong, report shows
  • In the mid-1990s, to hasten the overall pace of wolf recovery in the Northern Rockies, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service released 66 wolves into Yellowstone National Park and central Idaho. FWP began monitoring the wolf population and managing livestock .
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/8/2017 6:01:00 PM
  • Report: Early fishing can lead to lifetime appreciation for outdoors
  • States are offering a chance to go fishing without the expense of purchasing a fishing license during Free Fishing Days this month Idaho Free Fishing Day is Saturday. Washington is offering two free days, Saturday and Sunday. Montana will hold two free ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 6/8/2017 12:15:00 PM
  • Chinook fishing reopened on Clearwater, Salmon and Little Salmon rivers
  • The Idaho Fish and Game commission reopened spring Chinook salmon fishing on Saturday on portions of the Clearwater River and the Little and Lower Salmon Rivers with several changes to the previous seasons that closed May 24. The commission also set the ..
  • Idaho Press-Tribune
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  • 6/8/2017 6:10:00 AM
  • Alan Liere’s fish and game report for June 8
  • Idaho’s Free Fishing Day is Saturday. No license is required. At some locations, you don’t even need a rod, tackle or bait, as Fish and Game employees and volunteers will loan you gear and show you how to catch a fish. The department will stock trout ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 6/7/2017 10:08:00 PM
  • Fish stocking underway in Panhandle waters
  • Most of the resident hatchery fish released are rainbow trout and kokanee salmon. Other fish raised and planted by Idaho’s hatcheries include walleye, channel catfish, and tiger muskie. Hatchery raised trout, especially the catchable size of 10-12 inches .
  • newsbf.com
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  • 6/7/2017 8:58:00 PM
  • Free fishing day is this Saturday, June 10
  • IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — While resident kids under the age of 14 always get to fish for free, Free Fishing Day is the one time each year when all across the state adults and even nonresidents can fish without a license. This year the event falls on Saturday ..
  • Standard Journal
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  • 6/7/2017 6:23:00 PM
  • Free fishing day slated for this Saturday
  • TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) If you've been wanting to try your hand at fishing but haven't gotten a license yet, this weekend is just for you! Idaho's Free Fishing Day is an annual event held the second Saturday every June. Residents and non-residents ..
  • KMVT News
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  • 6/7/2017 5:12:00 PM
  • No license required during ‘free fishing days’
  • All of the states’ regulations brochures are available online or free at local sporting goods stores and other retailers. Idaho schedules some special events, such as a Take Me Fishing Trailer with gear to use at Rathdrum City Park on Saturday.
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 6/7/2017 3:45:00 PM
  • Fishing prospects particularly limited on the Palouse
  • "On Aug. 12, local outfitters in Riggins, [Idaho], will be hosting the first ever catch and release bass fishing tournament at Riggins City Park.” Snake River Adventures, a travel agency from Lewiston, Idaho, offers a luxurious option for fishers on the ..
  • The Daily Evergeen
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  • 6/7/2017 12:14:00 PM
  • 4 best Free Fishing Day destinations in Southeast Idaho
  • If you have never “dunked a worm” or “wet a fly”, you don’t know what you are missing! And, here is your chance to find out. Saturday is Free Fishing Day in Idaho, which means anyone can fish without a license on any of Idaho’s waters open to ...
  • Idaho State Journal
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  • 6/6/2017 7:28:00 PM
  • 2 Free Fishing Day events in Magic Valley
  • JEROME — The Idaho Department of Fish and Game on Saturday will sponsor two Free Fishing day events in the Magic Valley — one at the state fish hatchery in Hagerman, and one at Gavers Lagoon at the Hayspur hatchery. Both will run 9 a.m. to noon ...
  • Twin Falls Times-News
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  • 6/6/2017 8:06:00 AM
  • Free Fishing Day is June 10
  • Near Grangeville, the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests and the Grangeville Lions Club, along with the Idaho Department of Fish and Game and the Bureau of Land Management’s Cottonwood office, will be presenting the 29th annual Kids’ Free Fishing ...
  • idahocountyfreepress.com
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  • 6/5/2017 7:19:00 PM
  • Chinook salmon fishing open
  • The Idaho Fish and Game Commission reopened spring Chinook salmon fishing on portions of the Clearwater River and the Little and Lower Salmon Rivers starting June 3 with several changes to the previous seasons that closed May 24. The reopened spring ...
  • KIVI-TV
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  • 6/3/2017 11:12:00 PM
  • Idaho spring chinook fishing reopening on Clearwater, Salmon rivers
  • FISHING -- Spring chinook fishing on portions of the Clearwater River and the Little and Lower Salmon Rivers will reopen Saturday, June 3, with several changes to the previous seasons that closed May 24, according to action by the Idaho Fish and Game ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 6/3/2017 3:10:00 AM
  • ‘Free Fishing Season’ Returns To Northwest Starting This Weekend
  • Idaho’s Free Fishing Day is June 10, and Fish and Game will be hosting activities across the Gem State, including its Southwest Region. Then, on June 10-11, it’s Washington’s turn to host the free fishing. What to fish for in the Evergreen State?
  • nwsportsmanmag.com
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  • 6/2/2017 11:26:00 PM
  • Idaho fishing for jack spring chinook starts Saturday
  • Idaho anglers will be able to fish for jack spring chinook salmon but not adults on short sections of the Clearwater River and some of its tributaries starting Saturday and for adult and jack chinook on a small section of the lower Salmon River and a ...
  • Lewiston Tribune Online
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  • 6/2/2017 10:47:00 PM
  • 4 tips for using stonefly hatches in local fly fishing
  • While most fly fishers look to the fabled waters and hatches like those found on the Henry’s Fork and South Fork of the Snake Rivers in Idaho and the Big Hole and Madison Rivers in Montana, Utah has a few rivers with stonefly hatches as well. These ...
  • KSL
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  • 6/2/2017 12:40:00 AM
  • June 10 is Free Fishing Day in Idaho
  • Saturday, June 10, is Free Fishing Day, and the Idaho Department of Fish and Game invites veteran and novice anglers of all ages, residents and nonresidents alike, to celebrate the day by fishing anywhere in Idaho without a license. Though fishing license
  • newsbf.com
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  • 6/1/2017 8:04:00 PM
  • 'Wild About Kootenai River Native Fish' workshop offered
  • Have you ever seen a fish with "prehistoric" characteristics right here in modern- day Idaho? The Kootenai River White Sturgeon is one such fish, and it is found only in the Kootenai River. The Burbot, an unusual fish that resembles a ling-cod, is another
  • newsbf.com
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  • 6/1/2017 7:38:00 PM
  • Ketchum man catches record breaking fish
  • Idaho Fish and game says the best times to find crappie in southwest and northern Idaho is April through June. In case you want to knock Wilcox off his throne and beat his record, a list some of the best places to find crappie can be found here.
  • KCBY
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  • 6/1/2017 5:44:00 PM
  • Free Fishing Day is June 10
  • TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – Dinner is free on June 10. But it’s all up to you to catch your meal. It’s Idaho’s annual Free Fishing Day. Anglers of all ages, residents and non-residents alike, can fish anywhere in the state on June 10 without a license.
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 6/1/2017 4:37:00 PM
  • Fish for free with Take Me Fishing trailer
  • Are you looking for a new way to enjoy the great outdoors with your kids this summer? Why not teach them how to fish? An Idaho Fish and Game's "Take Me Fishing" trailer will be in the Treasure Valley today. The trailer will be at McDevitt Pond near the ...
  • KIVI-TV
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  • 6/1/2017 11:49:00 AM
  • Public invited to free fishing day for children at Lake Lowell
  • To celebrate Idaho@Play week and Free Fishing Day, the public is invited to attend a free Kids Fishing Day event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 10. The event will be held at Gotts Point at Lake Lowell. Kids and their families will have the opportunity to fish
  • Idaho Press-Tribune
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  • 6/1/2017 6:15:00 AM
  • NWTF, Boy Scouts Partner for Water Corridor Habitat Improvement in Idaho
  • TWIN FALLS, I.D. — The National Wild Turkey Federation, the Boy Scouts of America, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game and local landowners are partnering to improve water-corridor habitat in the South Hills. "Some of the water corridors in the South ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/1/2017 6:08:00 AM
  • Water level, optimism rise at famed Idaho fishing creek
  • BOISE, Idaho — The reputation of what is generally considered Idaho’s premier and nationally renowned fly fishing destination has taken a beating after three years of drought, but Silver Creek could get its groove back this season as abundant water ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 5/30/2017 8:57:00 PM
  • Washington: FWC to Discuss Snake River Fish Issues
  • A briefing on the Lower Snake River Compensation Plan, an effort to minimize salmon and steelhead losses at dams, will be presented by managers from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Nez Perce tribe, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, and WDFW.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/30/2017 6:56:00 AM
  • Kids and cops fish together at Eagle Island
  • “It’s a good way to have good positive interaction with law enforcement.” The Idaho Dept. of Fish and Game, Cabela’s, Darigold and Albertsons co-sponsored the event with the Ada Co. Sheriff’s Office. This was the seventh year for Cops and Bobbers.
  • KTVB
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  • 5/28/2017 12:20:00 AM
  • F&G board to reconsider chinook fishing closures at June 2 meeting
  • It's the first dam the fish cross, and the first opportunity managers to count fish destined for Idaho, and since then, chinook returns have improved. On Friday, June 2, the Fish and Game Commission will meet via conference call to consider a proposal to .
  • idahocountyfreepress.com
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  • 5/27/2017 9:09:00 PM
  • Commission set to discuss Snake River fish,
  • A briefing on the Lower Snake River Compensation Plan, an effort to minimize salmon and steelhead losses at dams, will be presented by managers from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Nez Perce tribe, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, and WDFW.
  • wdfw.wa.gov
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  • 5/26/2017 11:36:00 PM
  • Water level, and optimism, rise at famed Idaho fishing creek
  • BOISE, Idaho (AP) — After three years of drought, Idaho's premier and nationally renowned fly fishing destination could get could get its groove back this season as abundant water fills its channels. With the fishing season opening this weekend, anglers ..
  • KSL
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  • 5/26/2017 4:41:00 PM
  • Minn Kota/Humminbird Partner with Anglers Inn International
  • COEUR D' ALENE, Idaho – Anglers Inn International, with popular 5-star fishing destinations in Mexico, Brazil and the United States, announces the beginning of a strategic partnership with Minn Kota® and Humminbird®, well known manufacturers of ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/26/2017 7:26:00 AM
  • Fishing Trailer gearing up for summer fun in Southeast Idaho
  • Want to get out for some fishing, but don’t have any gear? Maybe you fished as a kid, but need a few reminders on how to cast. Perhaps you aren’t so sure you want to fish, but your kids or grandkids are just dying to try it. If this describes you or ...
  • Idaho State Journal
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  • 5/26/2017 2:54:00 AM
  • Water level, and optimism, rise at famed Idaho fishing creek
  • BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The reputation of what is generally considered Idaho's premier and nationally renowned fly fishing destination has taken a beating after three years of drought, but Silver Creek could get its groove back this season as abundant water ..
  • Connecticut Post
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  • 5/26/2017 12:59:00 AM
  • Tips for fishing on Memorial Weekend
  • (POCATELLO, Idaho) - While many of the rivers and streams in Idaho have seen high water levels lately, that should not stop you from fishing on Memorial weekend. "Water years like this, the fish are still there, they are still active. You just want to use
  • Local News 8
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  • 5/26/2017 12:47:00 AM
  • Water level, and optimism, rise at famed Idaho fishing creek
  • After three years of drought, Idaho's premier and nationally renowned fly fishing destination could get could get its groove back this season as abundant water fills its channels. With the fishing season opening this weekend, anglers hope the resurgence ..
  • ABC News
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  • 5/25/2017 10:15:00 PM
  • Tetonia wildlife rescue center receives license from Fish and Game
  • Now the center will help reintroduce animals back into the wild as well. Idaho Fish and Game (IDFG) recently issued the Earthfire Institute a wildlife rehabilitation license. “Earthfire's highest priority with this license is to help the animals heal and .
  • Teton Valley News
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  • 5/25/2017 7:33:00 PM
  • Deadline to sign up for fishing trip is June 3
  • Idaho Ave. or the Elk’s Lodge, 20 S.W. Third St., Ontario. For the fishing trip, veterans and boat owners and drivers will meet at Elks Lodge at 8 a.m. For more information, call Rudy Marostica at (208) 739-2415 or Elk’s Lodge at (541) 881-1690.
  • The Argus Observer
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  • 5/25/2017 5:32:00 PM
  • If fishing motivates your camping, here are some Idaho destinations to try
  • What kind of camper are you? They come in many varieties. There’s the extreme camper, determined to rough it without any modern comforts. There’s the luxury camper, outfitted with a cozy RV and all the latest outdoorsy gadgets. There’s the foodie ...
  • Idaho Statesman
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  • 5/25/2017 5:00:00 AM
  • Alan Liere’s fish and game report for May 25
  • The season begins Saturday and ends Sept. 17. Fish with a fork length between 38-72 inches may be retained. Idaho hunters have until midnight on June 5 to apply for this fall’s deer, elk, pronghorn, black bear and turkey controlled hunts. Those with a ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 5/24/2017 8:54:00 PM
  • Urban Fishing
  • Fish and Game managers have been planting rainbow trout in lakes and ponds throughout Southern Idaho to give anglers plenty of options this holiday weekend. To learn more go to idfg.idaho.gov and search "family fishing waters."
  • KIVI-TV
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  • 5/24/2017 5:28:00 PM
  • Adventure Guide: 14 free-fishing events in Magic Valley
  • JEROME — Stocked with equipment and information, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game’s fishing trailer will make more than a dozen appearances at south-central Idaho ponds this summer. With its exterior wrapped in vibrant fish illustrations ...
  • Twin Falls Times-News
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  • 5/24/2017 9:20:00 AM
  • How Yamaha Pro Palaniuk Won at Toyota Texas Fest
  • It was the third Elite victory for the 29-year-old Idaho pro known as "the prodigy." Palaniuk started Wednesday's opening round with his biggest fish of the tournament — a largemouth that weighed 8-4. He caught the bass in deeper water than what was ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/24/2017 5:35:00 AM
  • Palaniuk's Had 1-2 Punch For Deep Brush, Timber
  • At Rayburn, he didn’t need to venture all that far. The Idaho native, who’s 5 1/2 months shy of his 30th birthday, fished most of the time north of the Highway 147 bridge. He carded only six keepers on day 1, but the kingpin was an 8-04 that fell for ...
  • BassFan
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  • 5/23/2017 3:02:00 PM
  • VMC Hooks, Storm Arashi Top Walker Help Palaniuk to Bassmaster Win
  • Edging out the runner-up by 2 pounds, the Idaho pro caught all his fish on a Storm® Arashi™ Top Walker lure and two bait rigs armed and anchored with VMC® hooks and weights. And although he conceded it "sounds crazy," Palaniuk caught all his biggest ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/23/2017 8:21:00 AM
  • Palaniuk's Had A 1-2 Punch For Deep Brush, Timber
  • At Rayburn, he didn’t need to venture all that far. The Idaho native, who’s 5 1/2 months shy of his 30th birthday, fished most of the time north of the Highway 147 bridge. He carded only six keepers on day 1, but the kingpin was an 8-04 that fell for ...
  • BassFan
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  • 5/23/2017 4:21:00 AM
  • Yellowstone National Park opens to fishing this weekend
  • For us wade fishermen who like to move around when fishing the miles of rivers and streams inside Yellowstone or in Wyoming, Montana or Idaho, the point is this. Clean your waders and boots with 409 for whirling disease and other contaminants ...
  • Cody Enterprise
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  • 5/22/2017 8:24:00 PM
  • Chinook run is late, below forecast and fishing could end soon
  • Fisheries managers plan to re-evaluate the season after seeing how many chinook cross Bonneville Dam on the Columbia River, which is the first dam the fish cross that are bound for Idaho. The Chinook run is definitely late and possibly the latest on record
  • newsbf.com
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  • 5/21/2017 6:14:00 PM
  • Help Fish & Game fight poachers
  • Citizens Against Poaching is a nonprofit citizen organization, managed by a volunteer board, that works in cooperation with the Idaho Department of Fish and Game. CAP has a 24-hour hotline where citizens can report wildlife crimes, and remain anonymous if
  • Bonner County Daily Bee
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  • 5/21/2017 12:00:00 PM
  • Inside the Effort to Kill Protections for Endangered Animals
  • So when the United States Fish and Wildlife Service said that grizzly populations in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem—encompassing portions of Wyoming, Montana, and Idaho—would be removed from the U.S. government’s endangered species list this year ...
  • National Geographic
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  • 5/19/2017 4:34:00 PM
  • Three Rivers Ranch: Idaho 2Fly Fishing Tournament
  • If you love fly fishing for trophy size trout then Saturday June 3rd from 8 am to 4 pm is you chance to catch the big ones on a private lake in the Eagle area. The 5th annual Idaho 2Fly, fly fishing tournament will help raise funds for the Idaho 2Fly ...
  • KTVB
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  • 5/19/2017 12:19:00 PM
  • Anglers away: Southeast Idaho primed for banner fishing year
  • If you’re an angler looking for success this year in southeast Idaho, remember this — reservoirs and lakes early, rivers and streams later. This year is expected to be a banner year for fishing all across the state, thanks to a wet, snowy winter that ...
  • The Herald Journal
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  • 5/19/2017 6:09:00 AM
  • East Idaho fishing: Slow start to a great year?
  • The above average rain and snow that Eastern Idaho received this year will be a game changer for anglers. “This year is unusual,” said Dave Heib, manager of the Three Rivers Ranch fly shop in Driggs. “I’ve lived here 10 years. I’ve not seen it ...
  • Idaho State Journal
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  • 5/19/2017 12:19:00 AM
  • High Water & Idaho Fish & Game Update
  • The snowpack in some parts of Idaho still looks like the middle-of-winter."Water temperature is well below average for the middle-of-May" Some ski resorts may be open well into summer. Good for them. Not quite so good for fishing. Water levels are ...
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 5/18/2017 5:06:00 PM
  • Fishing Trailer coming to Emmett Wednesday
  • The Idaho Department of Fish and Game’s “Take Me Fishing” trailers are a great resource for introducing novice fishermen to the sport. The Fishing Trailer is coming to Sawyer's Pond in Emmett on Wednesday, May 17, from 4 to 8 p.m. During the spring ...
  • Messenger Index
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  • 5/17/2017 2:29:00 PM
  • Anemic return leads managers to close salmon fishing on Snake
  • Idaho Fish and Game officials are taking a wait-and-see approach before making any decisions about ongoing fishing seasons on the Clearwater, Salmon, Little Salmon and Snake rivers. Brett Bowersox, a biologist with the department at Lewiston, said agency .
  • Lewiston Tribune Online
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  • 5/17/2017 7:07:00 AM
  • Bassmaster rookie feels like small fish in big pond
  • "I'm ready to come home," Ocamica said. He had given up a comfortable job as a maintenance manager and left his wife and three young sons behind in New Plymouth, Idaho, so he could fish professionally. He had mixed success at tournaments in Jefferson ...
  • Houston Chronicle
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  • 5/17/2017 3:25:00 AM
  • Washington ends Snake River spring chinook fishing with a whimper
  • Idaho's Snake River seasons won't change at least through Sunday, but Idaho Fish and Game biologists are watching the run closely. "For Idaho fisheries, there is at least one advantage to being upriver," said Brett Bowersox, Idaho fisheries biologist in ..
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 5/17/2017 12:00:00 AM
  • Fish and Game to host barbecues for big game feeding volunteers
  • The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is holding two barbecue events for the volunteers who aided the department with the authorized feeding of big game in the southeast region. If you were a volunteer this past winter in our winter feeding efforts ...
  • Idaho State Journal
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  • 5/16/2017 10:18:00 PM
  • Adventure Guide: Massacre Rocks State Park offers big-time bass fishing
  • “Massacre Rocks is a great stretch of river environment,” said Dave Teuscher, fisheries manager for the Idaho Department of Fish and Game’s Southeast Region. “The fish there have enough to eat to achieve their maximum growth rate, regardless of ...
  • Twin Falls Times-News
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  • 5/16/2017 8:52:00 AM
  • Fish and Game Give Caution and Update on Changes
  • Good news for those that like to fish. Idaho Fish and Game says it’s going to be a good year for fishing, but with good fishing comes some caution and a couple of changes before you head out on your fishing trip. After a long winter, anglers are ...
  • KPVI News 6
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  • 5/15/2017 5:53:00 AM
  • F&G to boost fish populations at area reservoirs
  • It's warmwater fish they're collecting to hand off to Idaho Fish and Game. "We're looking for Crappie, Bluegill, Yellow Perch and Largemouth Bass," says Mike Peterson, a regional fisheries biologist with the Southwest Idaho Fish and Game region based in Na
  • KIVI-TV
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  • 5/14/2017 12:24:00 AM
  • Climate change and fish: Rivers running warmer
  • RIGGINS - Idaho is home to 42 different species of fish, from sturgeon to steelhead to smallmouth bass. Salmon and steelhead season is closed right now - but over the next few months, with the high flows expected to continue on the rivers because of the ..
  • KTVB
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  • 5/13/2017 5:02:00 AM
  • 5 best places to go fishing in Southeast Idaho in 2017
  • If you’re an angler looking for success this year in Southeast Idaho, remember this — reservoirs and lakes early, rivers and streams later. This year is expected to be a banner year for fishing all across the state, thanks to a wet, snowy winter that ...
  • Idaho State Journal
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  • 5/12/2017 6:50:00 PM
  • This summer's top fishing destinations in Southeast Idaho
  • If you’re an angler looking for success this year in Southeast Idaho, remember this — reservoirs and lakes early, rivers and streams later. This year is expected to be a banner year for fishing all across the state, thanks to a wet, snowy winter that ...
  • Idaho State Journal
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  • 5/12/2017 12:50:00 AM
  • Fish and Game seeks task force for urban deer solutions
  • Attempting to find a resolution that satisfies both advocates and detractors of what appears to be a growing population of fearless neighbors moving in, Pocatello and Idaho Fish and Game officials hosted a community forum on Wednesday, which allowed ...
  • Idaho State Journal
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  • 5/12/2017 12:46:00 AM
  • Idaho Fish & Game Brings Nature into the Classroom
  • The local Idaho Fish and Game Office is hoping to expand their 'Trout in the Classroom' program in southeast Idaho. Currently, there are a dozen classrooms from Preston to Blackfoot participating in the program and they're hoping to add nearly a dozen more
  • KPVI News 6
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  • 5/11/2017 6:45:00 PM
  • You Can Help Collect Fish at C.J. Strike Reservoir on Saturday
  • BRUNEAU, Idaho – This Saturday, you can help the Idaho Department of Fish and Game re-establish fish populations in a couple of regional waters. What happens at the fish transfer? Fish and Game biologists will be at C.J. Strike Reservoir this Saturday ...
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 5/11/2017 11:40:00 AM
  • Idaho Fish and Game working paw and paw with K9 program
  • Seven years after Idaho Fish and Game started its canine program with one dog and one handler, there are now several of these teams throughout the state. Pepper is your average 7-year-old black lab – unless he’s on the job. He is capable of detecting ...
  • KBoi2
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  • 5/10/2017 11:36:00 PM
  • Anglers invited to help with fish collection at CJ Strike Reservoir
  • The winter’s heavy snowpack has filled many small lakes and reservoirs throughout Southwest Idaho including Blacks Creek Reservoir and Indian Creek Reservoir. Biologists from Idaho Fish and Game will be stationed at CJ Strike Reservoir this Saturday ...
  • Idaho Press-Tribune
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  • 5/10/2017 8:22:00 PM
  • Fish and Game invites anglers to help with C.J. Strike fish collection
  • BRUNEAU — Here's the pitch from Idaho Department of Fish and Game: On Saturday, anglers can do their favorite thing while supporting a good cause — reestablishing fish populations in two reservoirs northwest of Mountain Home. Heavy snowpack has ...
  • Twin Falls Times-News
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  • 5/10/2017 4:50:00 PM
  • Anglers Invited to Help with Fish Collection at CJ Strike Reservoir
  • The winter’s heavy snowpack has filled many small lakes and reservoirs throughout Southwest Idaho including Blacks Creek Reservoir and Indian Creek Reservoir. Biologists from Idaho Fish and Game will be stationed at CJ Strike Reservoir this Saturday ...
  • Messenger Index
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  • 5/10/2017 2:39:00 PM
  • Chinook fishing starts picking up
  • Idaho Fish and Game Clearwater Region staff biologist Brett Bowersox noted chinook fishing has been up-and-down with the flow so far. “Angling effort did start to increase on the lower Clearwater River during the last interval, especially during the ...
  • idahocountyfreepress.com
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  • 5/10/2017 2:07:00 PM

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