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Incoming art

...of Oakland Cemetery - constructing the five ravens and woven fish trap that will make up his latest sculpture. Through his research...items commonly found in Dena'ina culture, including ravens, a fish trap and plaques engraved with various words of the Dena'ina...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-20-2
News
Redoubt Bay Lodge employee prevents bear mauling

...bears" become, and no matter how many fish they see anglers catching and hauling aboard...have rarely attempted to get one of the fish, and even then they were easily discouraged...Peninsula. Anyone who insists on trying to fish from shore puts all that at risk. Stephen...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-20/redoubt-bay-lodge-employe
Letters
State takes ownership of Eagle Rock Boat Launch

...late run of sockeye salmon. "(This crowd) will go away so much quicker," he said of the dipnetters. "Once they get their fish, they're done." The state has made few substantive changes in operation during its first season in operation, said Alaska...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-20/new-ownership-at-eagle-rock-boat-lau
News
Sockeye still the fish to follow

...Highway Bridge as Alaska Department of Fish and Game managers work to control the escapement...stable and fishing is fair, according to Fish and Game fishing reports. The red salmon...through the Kenai River, according to Fish and Game's fishing report. In the Lower...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/fishing/2014-07-17/sockeye-still-the-fish-t
Fishing
New reg should usher in new attitude on Kenai River

On Saturday, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game limited anglers fishing the late...struggling king salmon to slip a hook and, as Fish and Game staffers testified during a recent...efficiency of young and inexperienced anglers. Fish and Game regional management coordinator...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-19/new-reg-should-usher-in-new-attit
Opinion
Voices of the Peninsula: King salmon fishery should open with conservation measures

...commercial fisherman getting all the dipnetters fish. And of course, as usual, the sport...the finger too! Really?Who gets the fish ... age old question. I guess some things...impossible to go back and "un-harvest" fish that we've already killed.This common...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-17/voices-of-the-peninsula-king-salm
Opinion
Cabin Fever: Patient Zero

Opens Friday, Aug 1, 2014 Synopsis: A group of adventurous young friends on a trip to the Caribbean decide to explore a secluded island, where they unleash a highly contagious, flesh-eating virus after swimming in contaminated water, and exploring a research facility that houses a terrifying secret. Somewhere on an uncharted island deep in the Caribbean, the doctors at a secluded research lab have managed to quarantine Porter (Sean Astin), the first person to be infected by an aggressive flesh-eating virus. Meanwhile, not too far away, Marcus (Mitch Ryan) is preparing to get married when his brother Josh (Brando Eaton), Josh's girlfriend Penny (Jillian Murray), and their best friend Dobbs (Ryan Donowho) lure him onto a luxury yacht to celebrate his last night of freedom. Upon arriving at a picturesque island that isn't on the maps, Josh and Penny stay on the beach to do a little snorkeling while Marcus and Dobbs set up the campsite. Returning to the tent in a panic after spotting scores of dead fish in the water, Penny breaks out in a rash that Josh credits to some bad local ganja. Later, when Josh also shows signs of infection, Marcus and Dobbs venture out for help and break into the darkened research facility, which appears to have been the scene of a bloody struggle. Their worst fears are realized when they discover that they have stumbled upon the site of a deadly outbreak, and that the egomaniacal doctor (Currie Graham) in charge is determined to take credit for curing the disease -- even if it means that no one gets off the island alive. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Ryan Donowho, Brando Eaton, Jillian Murray, Mitch Ryan Movie Details Buy Tickets Movie Review

Kenai River king salmon restricted to catch-and-release

...Thursday emergency order. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game defines a barbless hook as one that...that a barbless hook reduces the chance that a fish will die after it has been caught, said Fish and Game area management biologist Robert Begich...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-17/kenai-river-king-salmon-restricted-t
News
King salmon restrictions affect sockeye management

...or red salmon. Alaska Department of Fish and Game managers said the proscriptive...the Cook Inlet. For the setnetters, who fish from the beach, this means that they'll...periods a week. For the drifters, who fish from boats, the corridors reduce their...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-17/king-salmon-restrictions-affect-sock
News
Les Palmer: Changing the process

...when the legislature created the Alaska Fish and Game Commission, the seven members...fishermen from each of three regions, one fish processor, one sport fisherman, one hunter...technical knowledge from Department of Fish and Game staff.Legislators who want to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-07-17/les-palmer-changing-the-process
Outdoors

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