Stanley F. Thompson

...Corps of Engineers at Ladd Air Force Base out of Fairbanks where he met Donnis. who later became his wife.He fished a beach site on Salamatof Beach on the east shore of Cook Inlet in late 1949, and in 1953, married Donnis and moved to Kenai. He...

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...

Darin Jones

...love of nature and the outdoors and in addition to fishing enjoyed hunting, canoeing, birding and camp fires at the beach site. He rarely met a stranger and made friends easily. Darin will be remembered for his quick smile and missed by many...

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...

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...

Kenaitze Cuya Qyut'anen Head Start

All classes will visit the Kenaitze Indian Tribe's beach site to pull the net and the explore the beach, as well as the tribal offices to go cranberry picking this month. Miss Sonja will...

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...

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...

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...

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...



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