Hatch and Williams both open today

Staff Writer

Two popular winter-only fishing lakes—Williams and Hatch---open for the season on Nov. 25.
This spring, Hatch, located five miles southeast of Colville, was stocked with 10,000 rainbow fry and fingerlings that are now catchable size. In October, Williams Lake, located 14 miles north of Colville, was stocked with 3,800 one-third-pound rainbows.