PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) – Recreational fishing will end early on the Columbia River after fish populations were found to be smaller than expected. The East Oregonian reports that fisheries managers in Oregon and Washington announced Wednesday that salmon, steelhead and coho fishing will close Saturday. Officials say only about 71...The post Fish Shortage On the Columbia appeared first on KPQ.
Video and entertainment store Hastings in Richland closes for good Saturday. The Wenatchee store is scheduled to shut down at the end of the month, but employees say it could close even sooner. Hastings locations across the country are clearing-out merchandise as its Texas-based parent company reorganizes under Chapter 11...The post Latest Hastings Information appeared first on KPQ.
Chelan County PUD commissioners agreed Thursday to move ahead with signing the agreements with Alcoa. They’re needed to reassign the current power contracts for its Wenatchee smelter, to a new entity before the corporation splits in two Nov. first. The vote came after Chief Financial/Risk Officer Kelly Boyd provided a...The post Chelan County PUD & Alcoa Agree appeared first on KPQ.