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Sterling author shares journey of life at sea

...experiences in a 20-year period of commercial fishing in Alaska. It is a coming of age story about life as a commercial fisherman but also explores deeper themes of finding the meaning of life after a near death experience and finding connection...
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Brian Williamson

...1968. His passions early on were playing basketball and dabbling in movie-making. Brian loved his years as a commercial fisherman, and more recently enjoyed hunting, camping and being with his friends. His enthusiasm for writing and playing...
Cook Inlet commercial fisheries winding down

...setnet fishery once the sockeye abundance trails off.The total Upper Cook Inlet harvest is on par with 2013, when commercial fishermen also harvested about 3.1 million salmon, although that was a non-pink year, and the total is less than the...
Cook Inlet fishermen to receive $4.6 million in direct aid payments

Cook Inlet, Yukon and Kuskokwim commercial fishermen will receive payments this fall as part of the 2012 fishery disaster relief funding.The National Marine Fisheries Service announced...
Fishery disaster fund plan moving forward

Cook Inlet and Yukon River commercial fishermen could receive direct payments as part of the 2012 fishery...set to receive $7.8 million for direct payments to commercial fishermen in the Yukon River and Cook Inlet regions. That money...
Rescuers go above and beyond on Kenai River

...went above and beyond to come to our rescue and help when needed. We would like to thank the Kenai Police, the commercial fisherman, the Kenai Fire Department, and the others involved in this rescue. Thank you so much for all that you have...
Church news

...Lord has built up His bride the church in ways I would have never dreamed, including opening doors for me as a commercial fisherman and an emergency responder here on the Peninsula. My joining ELDoNA has also been used by Christ to build a sense...
Fun fishing versus tradition

...The borough subsidies the Kenai Peninsula Tourism Marketing Council to the tune of $300,000 a year. As a commercial fishermen, and perhaps some others might risk agreeing with me, I say, "Gimme some of that!" Seward and Homer are always...
State salmon harvest surpasses 104 million as season winds down

...or ADFG, estimated that commercial fishermen had landed 104.7 million...Between July 30 and Aug. 6, commercial fishermen reported landing about 16...Arctic-Yukon-Kuskokwim region, commercial fishermen have harvested about 1 million...
Seaton seeks re-election

...years; being a representative teaches patience, he said. Seaton, 68, has lived in Alaska since 1975, and is a commercial fisherman. Being a fisherman has helped him to understand the different communities and economics of various rural Alaska...


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