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Soldiers and Salmon live to fight another day

...It was the second annual Wounded Warrior program chaired this year by Dave Goggia, Mike Fenton and Bonnie Strieby, "It was a real community effort...guides and volunteers for their work in making it possible," added Dave Goggia.
Wounded heroes experience Kenai River the job of preserving those freedoms, accepting the risks and harms that can come from their job. Nine years ago Dave Goggia and Mike Fenton, Kenai River Guides thought of a way they and our community could say thanks to those brave men and...
Wounded Heroes enjoy a weekend of fishing & fun on the Kenai River

...Kenai River. With the decline of the king salmon runs Dave Goggia and Mike Fenton decided to move the event up to the president of the new Kenai River Foundation and Dave Goggia heads up the Wounded Heroes event. "The name has changed...
Taking wounded warriors fishing on Kenai gets new name

...guides on the Peninsula. The program this year will move to August because of the scarcity of king salmon according to Dave Goggia of Hook-y Charters, chairman of this year's event, "We're going to target the silvers and pinks this year the...
Rushin' the rushing Russian

...good chance of spotting a fish before they land it. "Fish seem to hold there before they go up the Russian," said Dave Goggia, owner of Hooky Charters. But, the clear water and close access to a campground can make shoulder-to-shoulder...
Mixed results for guides in summer of record salmon catch

...poor king salmon returns in recent years are affecting everyone on the river, including guides and their clients.Dave Goggia, a Kenai charter operator and president of the Kenai River Professional Guide Association, said that every year that...
Troops participate in the annual Wounded Warrior fishing event

...Warrior project returned to the area bringing 106 service men and women for fishing and fun on the Kenai.According to Dave Goggia, president of the Kenai River Professional Guide Association, and chairman of the Wounded Warrior committee, there...
'Giving back and showing our appreciation': Kenai River Wounded Warrior 2nd annual fishing event upcoming; Volunteers, donations still needed

...Fort Wainwright for two days of fishing and fun," said Dave Goggia, vice president of the Kenai River Professional Guide...for the event. To participate or contribute, contact Dave Goggia at 252-3503 or Lisa Young at 335-1802. Joseph Robertia...
Fishermen rally for kings

...morning, however, the fishery was closed by emergency order as of 2:45 p.m. Sunday. At about 7:45 a.m., Dave Goggia, resident of the Kenai River Professional Guide Association and owner of Hooky Charters, started off the rally by...
Soldiers relax for a day of king fishing on the Kenai River

...river for the soldiers who brought in 12 fish in their four hours out on the water. "One boat limited out," said Dave Goggia, president of the Kenai River Professional Guide Association and chairman for the Kenai River Wounded Warrior group...
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