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Fishing report: Silvers slow to show, reds still running

...the past week subside, giving anglers fishing for halibut a little bit of an easier time finding the bottom. The Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby runs through Sept. 15; the current leader is a 224.4-pound fish caught by Linda Scott of Bloomington...
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...
Fishermen, drop your hooks

Sunday, it begins: the 26th annual Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby, sponsored by the Homer Chamber of the weigh station." For more information on the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby visit
Homer halibut derby under way

...time once again for the Homer Chamber of Commerce's Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby. While much of this year's derby will...information, monthly standings and updates on the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby check out the Web at www.homerhalibutderby...
Three days; two derby fish

Two clients aboard a sport fishing charter each caught a Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby tagged fish in a three-day span during a recent fishing trip out of Homer."I've been fishing my whole life...
Changes coming to Homer halibut derby announced major changes to its 26-year-old Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby. The big changes include: ? Reducing...television coverage from Anchorage TV stations. The Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby committee began revising the rules last...
Sterling angler wins derby

...first-place winner in the 2011 Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby, an event sponsored...the barn-door halibut for the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby," said Frisinger...making a lot of huge changes to the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby for the 2012 season...
Sterling man leads derby

Always fish with derby ticket.A 350.8-pound halibut was caught out of Homer Sunday to lead the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby. Chad Aldridge, of Sterling, caught the fish while he was out on his boat, the Seabee, with his family.They...
Homer derby: More ways to win

The days to fish are fewer, but the ways to win have grown by thousands. In past years, the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby, an event sponsored by the Homer Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center, began May 1 with anglers continuing to...
Fishing report: Sockeye move up Kenai, Kasilof rivers

...Bay 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...


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