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...contestants who return year after year, really putting in some time to get out there to find that big one," said Brian Miller of the family owned and operated hardware and fishing store. For the serious icefisher the derby has a special division...
Family owned Soldotna Trustworthy Hardware & Fishing celebrates 27th Anniversary at the new store and collect a souvenir silver dollar. At the grill Tuesday heating up quarter pound hot dogs Brian Miller reminisced with friends and employees, "We made a deal this year for quarter pounders so that every dog was a whole...
Sockeye's hot on the Russian and Kenai

Sockeye salmon fishing is booming on the Kenai River, said Brian Miller, Trustworthy Hardware & Tackle owner and manager."I imagine the Russian River is going to take off pretty fast and furious...
Lull in sockeye fishing as late run kings to open

...sockeye salmon run hits a lull on the Kenai River. "Because it's open, (it will be) probably fishable," said Brian Miller, co-owner and manager of Trustworthy Hardware & Fishing. As the Kenai River is currently muddy, Miller suggests...
Catch 'em as you can

The early run of kings and sockeye has tapered off, but there are fish to be had on the Kenai Peninsula. As Brian Miller, co-owner of Trustworthy Hardware in Soldotna said, "If you put in your time, you'll catch your fish." Red...
Soldotna Hardware's Willie & Drift Boat raffle benefits youth a chance to get in on the raffle and spend some money to benefit our local youth," added Scott, whose brother Brian Miller announced that indeed a visitor from Fairbanks Chad Greenhagen was the lucky winner of the drift boat and the big winner...
Sockeye soon to open and king run improves

...Also, fishing is good on lakes, ponds and in Cook Inlet, according to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Brian Miller, Trustworthy Hardware & Tackle owner and manager, said Kasilof River king fishing has picked up too. "It's not...
Ice fishing action heating up on the Peninsula; derby starts in February

...fair-weather fisherman indoors. But when the Kenai Peninsula gets cold, the grizzled and hardy fishermen go ice fishing. Brian Miller, co-owner and manager of Soldotna Trustworthy Hardware and Fishing, said he has talked to a number of locals who...
Fishing | Outdoors
Get fish while the gettin' is good

...the salmon have been smaller than in years past. Pawluk said the average king catch is currently around 45 inches. Brian Miller of Trustworthy Hardware and Fishing in Soldotna said that king fishing has been consistently steady. "It has its moments...
Kings, reds running hot are making their presence known. "There's been a big turnaround from last weekend and a few days ago," said Brian Miller at Trustworthy Hardware and Fishing in Soldotna. Miller said in the last few days he's been getting reports of boats...


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