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Sterling angler wins derby

...first-place winner in the 2011 Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby, an event sponsored by...barn-door halibut for the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby," said Frisinger...of huge changes to the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby for the 2012 season, so...
Fishing report: King fishing improves, sockeyes building slowly

...and 6 in possession.In the saltwater, fishing for halibut continues to be good. The current leader in the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby is a 199.8-pound fish caught by Jason Solberg of Glyndon, Minnesota. The derby runs through Sept. 15...
Fishing report: Sockeye move up Kenai, Kasilof rivers

...also are reporting catching of king and sockeye salmon. At the other end of the peninsula, first place in the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby is currently held by Michael Simonsen of Easton, Maryland, who caught a 137.2-pound halibut while fishing...
Fishing report: Slow start for kings, but plenty of other options

...saltwater, halibut fishing continues to improve, with a number of larger fish being landed. The new leader in the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby is a 199.8-pound fish caught by Jason Solbreg of Blyndon, Minnesota, while fishing with Capt. Shane Blakely...
Homer halibut fishing contest opens

Wednesday marked the beginning of the 2002 Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby. With $174,000 in prize money up for grabs, the Homer Chamber of Commerce, organizer and primary sponsor of the event, hopes...
Tagged fish caught in the 2013 Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby

? Janet Baldauf, of Homer, caught May 19 on Captain Pete's Alaskan Experience tag 1649; ? Chester Kaczanowski, of Dearborn Heights, Mich.
Iowa angler wins halibut derby jackpot

...while fishing with Capt. David Bayes of Central Charters. The wait ended at 9 p.m. Sunday, when the 27th Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby came to an end and Jones was crowned the winner. "Who'd have thought that after all that, I'd win...
Homer halibut derby standings

...are the August standings as of Tuesday in the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby: 1- Acsinia Rvetov, Anchorage, 300.6 pounds...337-pound flatfish caught July 9. Tagged fish winner Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby officials announced that Dale Alexander of Goldendale...
Big fish, big bucks

...caught June 28. Three months later it won the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby. Photo provided by Homer Chamber Chugiak's...his monster halibut would hold up to win the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby. He got the good news last Monday. Saunders...
Derbies add suspense to fishing experience

...tournaments between March and September. Good luck! Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby John McCray of Tuttle, Okla., took home $30,300 for his 295-pound entry in last year's Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby. The Homer Chamber of Commerce hopes the jackpot...


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