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Letters to the editor

...Dan tell me what he's going to do for those particular people, without mentioning Mark, if it's important? I heard a fisherman say Dan wanted Pebble Mine and it would destroy his family. A guy at Dan's headquarters said that wasn't particularly...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-09-15/letters-to-the-editor
Opinion
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 done. Also...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-29/rescuers-go-above-and-bey
Letters
Federal judge rules to keep Cook Inlet out of salmon management plan

...officially delegate that authority to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. United Cook Inlet Drift Association and Cook Inlet Fisherman's Fund filed suit in federal district court in Washington D.C. in February 2013, asserting that the federal government...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-06-2
News
Drift fishermen critical of new management plan

...silvers to swim north and enter borough waterways, with drifters targeting other salmon. Maw and David Martin, another fisherman and UCIDA member, said the change meant boats spent more time trying to catch their fish. Martin described it as broken...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-06
News
Cook Inlet sport fishermen faced newly restrictive fisheries in 2014

...mortality estimates, the sector was willing to switch hooks to help share the burden of conservation. Dwight Kramer, a sport fisherman with a long history of Kenai River fishing who advocates for unguided anglers, said he supported the change to barbless hooks...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-06-0
News
Local fisherman dead after fishing accident in Bristol Bay

When longtime bartender, chef, fisherman and bookworm Chuck Voss' skiff overturned in the Ugashik River...doing something silly." The second, that Voss was an avid fisherman and while he moved from Kasilof, to Sterling, to Soldotna...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-23/soldotna-bartenders-last-call
News
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 in the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-03/sterling-author-shares-journey-of-li
Arts & Entertainment
Setnetters, others ask for adjustments to Cook Inlet fishery regulations

...one percent rule is calculated. Under the one percent rule, fishing ends when sockeyes are no longer the target species.Fisherman Michael Hatten has requested a change to the calculation so that the fleet would have more of a chance to target other species...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-31/setnetters-others-ask-for-adjustment
News
Kenai Peninsula hopes to host Board of Fish meetings

...with the public feedback that comes from the Kenai Peninsula."The bottom line is the participation from the public 'Joe fisherman' would be better represented, but the board doesn't want to confront them," he said. "The argument that Anchorage...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-27/kenai-peninsula-hopes-to-host-board-
News
House candidates discuss issues

...two priorities they would work to improve if elected. Seaton said he would continue to focus on healthcare services. As a fisherman he also is well in tune with fishery issues, he said. In 2011, Seaton helped pass legislation toward a "Prevention of...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-26/two-rookies-join-race-for-house-seat
News

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