Refine Search

KPC: New scholarship application process now online

...gathering of local fisher poets at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 22 in the McLane commons. Many of the poets invited are commercial fishers who will share insights into their lives making a living from the sea. Most of the poets present performed at the...
Cook Inlet Harbor Safety Committee prepares to seek members

...lists 20 groups of Cook Inlet users that organizers want represented on the Harbor Safety Committee, including commercial fishers, environmentalists, ship operators, port authorities, and off-shore oil producers. Robertson, who is serving...
Voices of the Peninsula: Some Alaskans first, some dead last, and most left out

...both a lifelong Alaskan and commercial fisher, I wanted to share my views...landowners, the city of Kenai, and commercial fishers, but from some surprising...less what it simply desires. Commercial fishers and processors in Cook Inlet...
Governor needs to carefully consider next BOF appointment

...candidates for this important seat. A strong sport fish/personal use advocate is fine, but one that has an open mind to all user groups and is not affiliated with the group hell bent on annihilation of Cook Inlet commercial fishers - KRSA.
CIFF to argue state costs in fisheries lawsuit

...asserting that the department did not follow Cook Inlet salmon management plans appropriately, and caused harm to commercial fishers.Guidi ruled in favor of Fish and Game in June. He wrote in his final decision that there was no evidence that...
Personal use, commercial and sport fisheries restricted for July

...king salmon by putting restrictions on personal-use fishing and inriver anglers - triggering restrictions for commercial fishers in the east side setnet fishery. Managers justified the restrictions with the explanation that Cook Inlet king...
AMSEA offers class on common commercial fishing injuries

...prevention for common injuries and ergonomics for commercial fishers - specifically gillnetters in the Cook Inlet...problem for older fishermen." Common injuries for commercial fishers are wide-ranging, Dzugan said. Tendonitis and...
Mixed start for kings around state

...800,000 out of the $4.7 million the NPRB has slated for 24 different fisheries research projects this year.Commercial fishers, and sport anglers, targeting sockeye salmon are off to a stronger start.In Prince William Sound, the total...
Setnet petition fails

...reduced the amount of fish available to anglers and commercial fishers in the northern part of the Cook Inlet, he said...fisheries up via emergency order as doing so would allow commercial fishers in one section to harvest fish that could have been...
Governor announces Board of Fisheries, Game appointees

...confirmation hearings -though longtime board member and commercial fisher Claude "Vince" Webster narrowly lost his seat in...Board of Fisheries since 2011 while John Jensen, a commercial fisher, has been on the board since 2003. David Brown...


  • 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