McNary Dam is sponsoring a free fishing derby.
From 10 a.m. to noon today, children ages 12 and under can fish for rainbow trout in a derby pond. The event is at Fountain and Experimental Ponds, within the McNary Wildlife Nature Area. Prizes will be awarded for tagged fish.
Fishing at the ponds will open to the public after the derby ends at noon.
To get there, travel 1 mile east of Umatilla, Ore., on Highway 730, turn north onto McNary Dam Road, follow signs to nature area at Columbia River Mile 292, on the south riverbank.