Area lakes to reopen May 5th
Last updated 4/30/2020 at 9:56am
FOUR LAKES – Fishing will resume here and on other lakes and rivers statewide beginning May 5.
Following two weeks of growing protests over the state’s ban on fishing, Gov. Jay Inslee on Monday, April 27, announced that outdoor recreation is allowed to resume May 5.
“Based on the data we have now received, we are close to the point where we can enjoy the outdoors again,” Inslee said during a press conference announcing the reopening. “This includes fishing, hunting and the ability to play golf.”
The announcement allows residents to fish, hunt, hike and golf, provided they stay c...