Outdoors Newsletter


Central Washington University student sets state record with 39.2-pound tuna

A Central Washington University student has set a new state record by catching a 39.2-pound bluefin tuna off the coast, the Washington Department of Fis and Wildlife announced Tuesday.

Flooding forces Mount Rainier NP to close Nisqually entrance

Flooding near Kautz Creek has forced Mount Rainier National Park to close the Nisqually entrance in the southwest corner of the park

This still from a webcam at Mount Rainier shows flooding at the Carbon River.

Rain, wind likely to delay Western Washington ski season opener until after Thanksgiving

Crystal Mountain has enough snow to open, but forecasts of high winds and heavy rains will likely keep the ski area from firing up its lifts until...

In this file photo from Jan., 2014, a skier enjoys Chappelle's Run at Crystal Mountain.

Pro cyclocross race moved to Marymount Event Center from PLU

One of the venues for a professional Cyclocross race coming to the South Sound on Dec. 6-7 has changed to Spanaway’s Marymount Event Center, event organizer Zac Daab said.

Fishing Reports for Nov. 25

While shoppers chase deals at department stores on Black Friday, anglers can chase rainbows in Southwest Washington lakes.