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Time for compromise in Cook Inlet fisheries

...recall after season trips to the Little Su, Alexander and Montana creeks where my wife and I took eighty- and ninety-pound kings from the water for smoking and canning. A few years later we began to hear whining from the Cook Inlet user groups who have...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-27/time-for-compromise-in-co
Letters
Voices of the Peninsula: Alaska faces critical salmon habitat decision

...and teeming with ocean bright king salmon is truly a unique experience...high water had lured in many kings; they were super aggressive...historically had a very dependable king run, leading it to be dubbed...Chuitna River is now closed to all king fishing due to low escapements...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-03-25/voices-of-the-peninsula-alaska-fa
Opinion
Culinary king to be crowned at food bank fundraiser

...against each other in the first-ever Clash of the Culinary Kings. The competition, which is being held at the Challenger Learning...will cook a dessert to determine who is the night's culinary king. The chefs will prepare their dish at identical cooking stations...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-19/culinary-king-to-be-crowned-at-food-
News
Unhinged Alaska: Thar's gold in those silver winter kings

...buckets of cash during the 2015 Winter King Tournament on March 21.If the past few...Those rabid 179 anglers brought back 51 kings with the winner tipping the scales at 29...bay aboard 270 vessels that nailed 202 kings, T couldn't stand it any longer. Especially...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-03-14/unhinged-alaska-thars-gold-in-t
Community
An Outdoor View: Fishing 2015

With early-run king salmon and razor clams...your oyster.Fishing for king salmon in Alaskan rivers...fishing for "feeder" kings, sometimes called "winter...near as large as mature kings, but they are fun to catch...we don't have as many king salmon and razor clams...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-03-19/an-outdoor-view-fishing-2015
Outdoors
What others say: Genetically engineered foods should be labeled

Alaskans are proud to utilize their state's abundant natural resources. The meat of our king salmon is prized for its high fat content and our king crab is sought for its versatility and buttery nature. On store shelves, "Wild Alaskan Salmon...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-03-17/what-others-say-genetically-engin
Opinion
Op-ed: The power of forgiveness

...hate with love."This brings to mind what Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. said: "We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive...taught to hate." One can also be taught to love.Again, Dr. King said it best: "Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-03-16/op-ed-the-power-of-forgiveness
Opinion
An Outdoor View: Clams and Kings

...closed to fishing for king salmon - including...escapement of early-run kings into the river, closing...to the harvest of kings in July, allow east-side...when they might net a king, or to keep set netters...reducing the number of kings that escaped to spawn...poorest return of king salmon on record...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-02-26
Outdoors
Political meddling, entitlement feed Cook Inlet fish wars

...season, with various restrictions in place to conserve weak king salmon runs while still providing harvest opportunity for commercial...should be kept out of the water so that tourists can catch more kings.Many of these perceptions ignore some basic facts, such as...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-03-07/political-meddling-entitlement-fe
Opinion
Fish and Game to close early run king fishing on the Kenai River

...June 30 to protect early run king salmon. Managers have also closed the river to king fishing upstream of Slikok...protect spawning early run kings, said Fish and Game Sport...Biologist Robert Begich. While the king salmon management actions are...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-19/fish-and-game-to-close-early-run-kin
News

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