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Fish board imposes 'severe restrictions' on setnet fishery

...or fewer nets." The 750 setnet permits in the Cook Inlet are also fished differently depending on the terrain of the beach site, he said. "There are too many variables. There are just too many variables to even know what just happened," Williams...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-02-05
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Hundreds testify to BOF

...and reduce his harvest of king salmon. Last year, Hollier cut several of his nets shorter and staggered them on his beach sites. Several board members asked him about his results, including whether king salmon swim lower in the water than sockeye...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-02-02/hundreds-testify-to-bof
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Every-one together

...Travis said. "You get up and even though you aren't fishing, you wake up at five in the morning, drive to the beach site, have coffee, watch all the fish jump, get pissed off, get on the phone and start calling people." The 2012 fishing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-12-29/Every-one%20together
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More government is not the answer

...to feed seven lakes. Now it feeds one. Why is this? It is because of beaver dams, not people. I've spoken with beach site fishermen who have fished the Bishop Creek reds for 30-plus years. They say they're only allowed 1/10 of 1 percent...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2013-06-17/more-government-is-not-th
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Mammoth piece found on beach

...a Soldotna geologist. After being notified by Johnson of his granddaughter's find, Klein and Reger visited the beach site and were given permission to remove a piece of the tooth for radiocarbon dating. Now the wait begins to see where it...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-08-09/mammoth-piece-found-on-beach
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Pioneer Potluck: Arness Dock, Nikishka Beach

...was always looking for a bargain, and he agreed (after hesitating about 3 minutes!) to loan us $14,000 to buy 7 beach sites. He had the property in the mountains, with the agreement that if he sold them he could keep $18,000 and send me...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2012-03-07/pioneer-potluck-a
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Nikiski Community News

...residents Herman and Dorothy Hermansen for opening their home last weekend to my family. The couple homesteaded and ran a beach site in Kasilof for many years and Herman shared many great stories with us. The Nikiski Senior Citizens Center will hold...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/073007/people_3259.shtml
Pioneer Potluck: About being afraid of big bodies of water and boats

...loved the sand and the beaches and was especially mesmerized at the hard work fishermen and women did on the fishing beach site, known as set netting. Their nomad way of living appealed to me. Living on the beach in fishing shacks, setting nets...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2011-07-20/pioneer-potluck-a
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My spot, my family

At any given time, three generations of fishermen - and women - can be found at the Every family setnet beach site. Whether they're cooking clams for lunch, relaxing in between the daily tides or muscling up to pull in a net, one thing is...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2011-08-02/my-spot-my-family
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Coastal states eyeing $50K in debris aid

...While much of what has been reported so far includes things like foam, buoys and fuel drums, just reaching some of the beach sites and getting the debris out, particularly in more remote parts of Alaska or Hawaii, can be expensive. And that doesn't...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-07-28/coastal-states-eyeing-50k-in-debris-
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