Refine Search

Hunting for halibut a good option for early season anglers continues in the Cook Inlet, many anglers are looking to the sea to start their fishing seasons. Charter boat operators, tackle shop employees and biologists from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game said the halibut fishing season...
First cruise ship of the season arrives earlier than expected

...still scheduled to be completed by May 2, according to the contract. Even if businesses and tour bus and charter boat operators aren't yet ready for Saturday, tourists will still have something to do in Juneau. The glacier is always open...
Alaska salmon management: A unique process for a unique state

...from the board members' experience. "When you have history and background of commercial or sport user or charter boat operator, they will lean toward group they're most familiar with," he told the Journal in 2011. "It's not unusual to...
News | Conserving the Kenai King

...mangrove roots in places such as the Black River, which snakes through a marshland known as the Great Morass. Tour boat operators regularly take tourists along the river to gape at crocs accustomed to circling the boats, lured by the promise of...
Nikiski, Soldotna and Kenai fire departments increase water rescue capabilities with 3-day course

...Services and Nikiski train for the possibility of water rescues, Tilly said. The Rescue 3 course is more of an advanced boat operator course, Tilly said. Rice, a former Juneau firefighter, brought a level of experience and background that was invaluable...
Commercial-charter halibut plan released for comment

...provide additional harvest opportunity for the charter sector, GAF has issues of its own, Hilyard said. The small boat operators that are most hurt by any reduced harvest are also the operators who would have the hardest time buying quota, he...
Regs limit halibut charters

...need to prove that their business operated in either 2004 or 2005 and 2008 to receive a permit to carry anglers. The boat operators must have continuously owned the business throughout this period of time. The new rule, which takes effect next...
Kids Don't Float: The program works unlikely incident where a boat operator dropped off his passengers at...retrieved their vehicle, the boat operator made a wide circle to meet the...special thanks to parents and boat operators who insist that PFDs be worn by...
Boaters survive Kenai River crash

...the second boat wasn't willing to cooperate when rescuers caught up with them at The Pillars boat launch. "The boat operators wanted to get back out there and go fishing." Jessica Cejnar can be reached at jessica.cejnar@peninsulaclarion...
Kasilof Community News

...Council. That body is responsible for halibut management. Maw has been a wildlife manager, commercial fisher, charter boat operator, and is the executive director of United Cook Inlet Drift Association. He has a doctor's degree in forest and wildlife...


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback