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An Outdoor View: On being a foodie

...milkshake. I couldn't go past that place without buying one.When I was 14 or 15, I earned enough money to buy enough fishing tackle to fish for pink salmon at the nearby Skagit River. When the "humpies" were running, I'd ride my bike to the...
Kings drive news, sockeyes drive inlet economy

...000 worth of the rods in the $1.5 million in fishing tackle Miller said he carried over from last year's lack...struggling fishery can sometimes be seen in the volume of fishing tackle sold. "The harder the fishing gets the more lures...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
An Outdoor View: Long Live the King

...Alaska's king runs are at a historical low. Worse, it encourages catch-and-release fishing for them with fly-fishing tackle.Studies have found that blood lactic acid levels increase in fish due to the stress of being captured, and that...
Pioneer Potluck: About fishing the old green four door Dodge and headed for a warm lake near the farm that had catfish in it. Nobody had fancy fishing tackle. Everyone had a bamboo pole with a piece of fishing line attached and a rather small hook tied on the end. Dad never...
Fishermen focus on how Fish and Game sets, achieves escapement goals referenced in the 2013 escapement goal report. Scott Miller of Trustworthy Hardware in Soldotna, which sells fishing tackle, cited the need to protect fish for sportfishermen in the future, and proposed a biological escapement goal of 17...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Archery fishing proposed for salmon

...recreational opportunity for what isn't going to be much more than a big handful of archers in the state who even have boat fishing tackle. It would be fun and worthwhile to try and shoot a pink or a chum or whatever might be there where the water is clear...
Don?t make bears a problem

...start of the summer, whether or not everyone is ready for it. Mother Nature doesn?t wait for us to untangle the fishing tackle or service the lawn mower before it shakes off winter. The leaves are budding, ground frost is melting and bears...
Get lined up: Kings are coming

...It?s finally picking up,? said Rocky Laster of the Kasilof Mercantile, which among other things, sells fishing tackle and arranges guided fishing trips on the Kasilof River. Laster said the fish only recently started entering the Kasilof...
Hail to the kings

...holes,? he said. Miller has not heard a lot of buzz in the Soldotna store, which carries a large selection of fishing tackle, but he said, ?People are going to start fishing it real soon.? He has heard reports of hooligan (smelt) in...
News's capacity of 850 people.After nearly 27 years, the 73-year-old Miller said his business still sells fishing tackle, gardening supplies and hardware to his local core of customers.This is the first year he has been down in sales...


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