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An Outdoor View: Remembering Bigg Eddy

...salmon season. Most days, I caught a king. I gave salmon to everyone I knew. It wasn't because I was such a good fisherman, but more because there were so many kings, and so little competition for them.In those days, you could anchor...
Homer woman crowned "Mrs. America"

...asked what she wanted the judges to know about her that they didn't already know. "Besides the fact that I'm a good fisherman?" asked Sarber, 40, before continuing, "I'm at an age in my life where I'm fully aware of the meaning of...
A pitch for Wagoner

...successful businessman, outstanding teacher and dean at the Kenai Peninsula College on K-Beach Road, and a darn good fisherman. Tom never seems to flaunt his accomplishments and you never see him jumping in front of TV cameras. He just does...
A gift guide for the avid angler

...Atcheson, author of "Fishing Alaska's Kenai Peninsula" and a fishing instructor at Kenai Peninsula College, said a good fisherman is also never far from a good fillet knife. But equally important is a nice hook hone to sharpen potentially dull...
The wild rules - lessons learned near season's end a much better fisherman than myself told me an expert is simply someone who has made every mistake. I think a good fisherman is one who has endured prolonged suffering and figured out how to put the puzzle together cast after cast, trip after...
Faced with dismal king run, Kenai River guide switches to catch and release and you want the other guides to know you are a good fisherman, so your ego comes into play. "You hit the beach...past that ego and say, 'You know what, I'm a good fisherman and I know my customers had a great time today...
One summer of king salmon fishing magic

...results. I was lucky to run into Brent on the riverbank, a guy I met at the city gym during winter. Brent was a very good fisherman and he advised me to try a different and very effective technique. He handed me what turned out to be the equivalent...


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