Banks Lake News

12/5/2018 3:20:00 PM
The Spokesman-Review
Whitefish angling has been underway on the Kettle River in Ferry/Stevens counties since the first of November. Banks Lake is a great choice for anglers in search of big lake whitefish. There’s no size ...

11/20/2018 5:17:00 AM
KSN.com
(AP Photo/David Banks) LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) The Chicago Bears say quarterback Mitchell Trubisky hurt his right shoulder in their victory over the Minnesota Vikings. Coach Matt Nagy did not mention t...

11/19/2018 7:58:00 PM
WAVY-TV
(AP Photo/David Banks) LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) The Chicago Bears say quarterback Mitchell Trubisky hurt his right shoulder in their victory over the Minnesota Vikings. Coach Matt Nagy did not mention t...

11/15/2018 12:43:00 PM
The Spokesman-Review
Anglers are trolling flies at about 15 feet for fish running up to 20 inches. At Coulee Playland on Banks Lake, Lou Nevsimal said the steelhead bite has been “lights out” in the top 15 feet of water f...

11/7/2018 8:20:00 AM
Austin American-Statesman
Lake Travis has been reopened for public use, the Lower Colorado River Authority announced Wednesday. The LCRA closed Lake Travis and the other Highland Lakes on the Colorado River after historic floo...

10/30/2018 8:44:00 AM
The Valdosta Daily Times
LAKELAND — Personnel at Banks Lake National Wildlife Refuge are proposing a partial drawdown of Banks Lake this winter. The drawdown intends to control emergent aquatic vegetation and invasive water h...

10/25/2018 10:09:00 AM
USA Patch
CHICAGO — The FBI believes a Grayslake man carried out a pair of bank robberies last winter in Deerfield and Lake Forest. According to federal investigators, the man scouted out each bank before ...

10/17/2018 5:08:00 PM
The Spokesman-Review
Sometimes a spot that seems barren will suddenly get hot when the right lure is presented. Experimenting is half the fun. Banks Lake walleye were hard to find this week, but there are plenty of smallm...

10/9/2018 9:26:00 AM
Capital Press
They held them without the help of dogs. Another 100 pair found similar shelter on their own. Eight pair that “went off a 450-foot cliff” above Banks Lake. “We found their bodies later at the bottom,” ...

10/4/2018 7:00:00 AM
The Seattle Times
In addition to these summer days on the farm were family vacations that included following a rattlesnake’s trail in the sand beneath Steamboat Rock at Banks Lake; early-morning razor-clam digging at O...

10/3/2018 5:53:00 PM
The Spokesman-Review
Gloyd Seeps Unit between Stratford and Moses Lake. The Quincy Lakes Unit near the town of Quincy. The Dry Falls area at the south end of Banks Lake Unit. Quail harvest in the Chelan and Douglas county ...

9/26/2018 5:55:00 PM
The Spokesman-Review
The bigger ones run to 10 inches, but many are much smaller. Banks Lake has been giving up some decent walleye and perch to trollers probing depths of around 50 feet. Slow Death Hooks and nightcrawler...

9/21/2018 5:36:00 PM
seattlepi.com
Orcas Island, with the seasons beginning to change. Steamboat Rock State Park Visits in 2015: 571,527 This state park, on the north end of Banks Lake and not far from the Grand Coulee Dam. The park ta...

9/13/2018 10:35:00 AM
Andover Advertiser
ANDOVER Foodbank’s annual run to help those in crisis is drawing closer to the starting line. Lake Run is taking place on Sunday, September 16, with town celebrity Katie Piper opening the event. Last ...

9/11/2018 8:30:00 AM
GeekWire
Roosevelt Lake created by the dam’s construction to supply water to Banks Lake, just over the hill from the main distribution towers that send electricity from the sleepy town of Grand Coulee to the r...

9/5/2018 5:34:00 PM
The Spokesman-Review
Banks Lake trollers are finding similar results on the same setup in about 30 feet of water. WDFW Chelan/Douglas District Fish Biologist Travis Maitland reports sturgeon are still being caught in the ...

8/29/2018 5:53:00 PM
The Spokesman-Review
Despite smoke and wind, Banks Lake anglers are taking some nice walleye and a few large perch. Bottom walkers with Slow Death rigs and Smile Blades have been effective in various depths from 15 to 35 ...

8/29/2018 10:53:00 AM
Grand Coulee
The Pacific Northwest BBQ Association will be bringing their competition to Banks Lake Park on Saturday, Sept. 15 and Sunday, Sept. 16. The event runs on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. and on Sund...

8/16/2018 12:23:00 AM
The Spokesman-Review
Spinnerbaits are good, as are Senkos. Walleye fishing has been slow at Banks Lake and good on Lake Roosevelt. Potholes and Moses Lake walleye seem to have disappeared, though bass fishing remains good ...

8/13/2018 3:08:00 PM
KUOW
Connectivity on Washington’s largest Native American reservation is pretty spotty. “We’re getting a lot more visitation, especially in Lake Roosevelt, Banks Lake [near Grand Coulee Dam] and other plac...

8/13/2018 2:14:00 PM
News Network
Connectivity on Washington’s largest Native American reservation is pretty spotty. “We’re getting a lot more visitation, especially in Lake Roosevelt, Banks Lake [near Grand Coulee Dam] and other plac...

8/13/2018 11:39:00 AM
traveltips.usatoday.com
Grand Coulee is a community in the northeastern region of Washington. Situated near the Columbia River and Banks Lake, the city is home to the Grand Coulee Dam. This attraction is over 500 feet tall a...

8/13/2018 7:45:00 AM
Oregon Public Broadcasting
The extremely dry brushland where it started mixed with wind blowing directly West pushed it fast toward the tourist-heavy Grand Coulee Dam and the Banks Lake area. “Fifteen to 20 mile-an-hour winds w...

8/12/2018 1:39:00 PM
The Spokesman-Review
The town of Coule Dam and the surrounding areas are split between level two and three evacuations with the homes West of the Columbia River at level three and North of Banks Lake Feeder canal at level ...

8/11/2018 10:41:00 AM
Skagit Valley Herald
“Crescent Lake, the rain forest, out on the coast, western foothills of the Cascades leading up into the mountains, Eastern Washington’s Banks Lake and the Sun Lakes area,” he rattled off while sittin...

8/8/2018 9:07:00 PM
The Chronicle
“I think we have just as many bass anglers in Western Washington, but in terms of destination, absolutely, it’s Eastern Washington,” said Garrett, who listed off Potholes Reservoir, Moses Lake, Banks ...

7/24/2018 2:15:00 PM
Rider Magazine
Washington State Route 155 runs alongside scenic Banks Lake, a 27-mile-long reservoir with a corrugated shoreline. Nighthawk is one of America’s least frequented border crossings. The postage stamp of ...

7/24/2018 12:37:00 AM
Capital Journal
We’ve been getting a lot of questions about high water and flooding. While there is some high water on the reservoirs, we are not flooding. If you have questions, give us a call or send us an email an...

7/16/2018 3:49:00 AM
MinnPost
That follows county and state approval of the name. Bde Maka Ska means ‘White Earth Lake’ or ‘White Banks Lake’ — a nod to the light-colored sand of its beaches. It's pronounced beh-DAY' mah-KAH' skah ...

7/12/2018 3:02:00 PM
The Valdosta Daily Times
Reynolds filmed nine movies in Georgia, including “Gator,” which was shot at Banks Lake in Lakeland. He has acted in at least 56 movies overall, Reynolds jokingly said that he began at 9 years old. “I ...

7/6/2018 4:55:00 PM
North Bay Nugget
It is not yet under control. • North Bay 49 covers 0.6 of a hectare, is located east of Banks Lake within Lady Evelyn-Smoothwater Provincial Park. It is not yet under control. • North Bay 50 is being ...

6/13/2018 9:53:00 AM
Grand Coulee
This Saturday night at 9 p.m. the Northwest Pyrotechnics Association, of which local man Alan Cain is a member, will put on a fireworks show near North Dam on Banks Lake. “It’s going to be a good half hour of pyrotechnic fun for a happy Fathers Day ...

6/6/2018 10:36:00 AM
Grand Coulee
Golf season is in full swing, with tournaments and opens happening throughout the spring and summer at Banks Lake Golf Course. About 26 people competed in the successful ECT Tournament on May 27. Winners of the four-man scramble were Dennis Whiteman ...

6/1/2018 3:35:00 PM
Omakchronicle.com
ELECTRIC CITY — The body of a 17-year-old Lynnwood boy was recovered May 26 from Banks Lake. David V... Get full access to The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle! • For less than 11 cents a day, you can have complete access to all the local news, photos ...

5/30/2018 10:20:00 AM
Grand Coulee
Do you enjoy fishing in Banks Lake? Do you know people who do? Do you recognize fishing as a part of culture in the coulee? Then maybe you’d like to volunteer to help keep that viable. POWER, which stands for Promoters of Wildlife and Environmental ...

5/29/2018 9:24:00 PM
The Spokesman-Review
The body of a 17-year-old Lynnwood boy was recovered Saturday from the waters of Banks Lake after he went missing late Friday evening near Steamboat Rock State Park. The Grant County Sheriff’s Office said friends reported David Fesko missing at about 8 ...

5/29/2018 11:52:00 AM
Omakchronicle.com
ELECTRIC CITY — The body of a Kitsap County man was pulled from Banks Lake Wednesday morning, May 23. Grant County sheriff’s deputies recovered the body of Garlan W... Get full access to The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle! • For less than 11 cents a ...

5/28/2018 5:00:00 AM
Columbia Basin Herald
ELECTRIC CITY — The body of a 17-year-old boy from Lynnwood who went missing Friday night near Steamboat Rock State Park was recovered by a dive team on Saturday. David V. Fesko was reported missing by friends about 8:30 p.m. Friday night after they ...

5/27/2018 7:59:00 PM
MyNorthwest.com
ELECTRIC CITY, Wash. (AP) — The body of a 17-year-old Lynnwood, Washington boy was recovered from the waters of Banks Lake after he went missing late Friday evening near Steamboat Rock State Park. The Grant County Sheriff’s Office says friends reported ...

5/27/2018 4:45:00 PM
KHQ-Q6
ELECTRIC CITY, Wash. (AP) - The body of a 17-year-old Lynnwood, Washington boy was recovered from the waters of Banks Lake after he went missing late Friday evening near Steamboat Rock State Park. The Grant County Sheriff's Office says friends reported ...

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