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Shutdown may hit 'Deadliest Catch' fishery

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska red king crab fishery that's featured on the popular reality show, "Deadliest Catch," faces an uncertain start because of the federal government's partial shutdown, and a late opening could have costly implications...
Condolences to family of 'Deadliest Catch' captain

...massive stroke on Jan. 29. Go to to view comments on the entire story. He was one of the "Deadliest Catch" stars I really enjoyed -- heck of a guy. Much love to the family, so very sorry for your huge loss. Take care...
Alleged drunk driver had brush with fame

...television series that spawned the Discovery Channel's "Deadliest Catch." Clarence "Ole" Helgevold, 59, captained, effectively a pilot for what is now known as "Deadliest Catch," followed Helgevold and his crew during the 2003-2004...
Bering Sea fishery opens without quotas issued

...made famous by the Discovery Channel reality show, "Deadliest Catch," will slash into their profits from the lucrative...and wait at Alaska's Dutch Harbor.As far as "Deadliest Catch" captain Keith Colburn is concerned, the somber...
Crab still the deadliest catch: State workplace death data shows fewer fatalities

Reality television has made clear Alaska will always be home to some of the world's most dangerous jobs, but the state was a much safer place to work in 2009.
Church Briefs

...Televison Network, travels the country and is involved in ministering to Nashville homeless. An illustrated sermon "The Deadliest Catch" will be held at 10:30 a.m. Artist Dennis Johns will provide a backdrop for the message. Pastor J.D. Duncan...
State film incentive program gets plaudits, but has critics

...he said.The reality show business is booming in Alaska these days, with the granddaddy of the Alaska shows, "Deadliest Catch" still going strong. At the same time, truckers, miners, pilots and others all have their own shows.The reality...
Time Bandit fisherman found dead in Homer motel room

...on the popular Discovery Channel reality show, "Deadliest Catch." "Justin was tough as a bull and was an all-around...most difficult time." Episodes of season seven of "Deadliest Catch" start in April. Filming recently wrapped, and...
Global event should happen more often

...Bering Sea crabbing skippers who have become popular figures nationwide as a result of the Discovery Channel show, ?Deadliest Catch.? The captains offered to come and share the other side of crab fishing and their roles working in the seafood...
Real Deal: Soldotna filmmaker works on Bush pilot documentary

...Although Alaskan topics have become increasingly popular in the media with the rise of Sarah Palin and shows like "The Deadliest Catch," Oltersdorf said that does not matter to him. He said he is not trying to capitalize on any of that with his documentary...


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