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Groups ask for reduced king bycatch in the Bering Sea

...the five-year average king take by the pollock fleet...fishermen caught 13,036 kings.The request for action...The majority of the king catch occurred in the A season, with about 2,198 kings caught in the Bering Sea...September.Last year, the king bycatch rate increased...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-20/groups-ask-for-reduced-king-bycatch-
News

...of homes in Northern California.While officials confirmed that several structures have been lost in what is being called the King Fire, dangerous conditions have prevented them from determining an exact number or how many of them were homes, fire spokesman...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2014-09-20
Week 6 prep football preview: Getting down to crunch time

...against Ketchikan last Saturday, Homer lost it with 23 straight points given up that resulted in a two-score lead for the Kings. Even with a late touchdown drive, Homer still lost 23-22. "We turned the ball over a couple times, once deep in our...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2014-09-18/week-6-prep-football-preview-getti
Sports

...to help a lot of people. But it's like Greek tragedy, you know, they always try to bring down the gods, bring down the kings, bring down the leaders.AP: Do you feel like he's doing a good job?Streisand: I do. And it's right to take your...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-09-17-4
Arts & Entertainment
An Outdoor View: Long Live the King

...other half is anglers catching king salmon with fly-fishing gear...Alaskan wilderness.I've caught king salmon on fly tackle and light...that it encourages fishing for kings while Alaska's king runs are at a historical low...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-09-11/an-outdoor-view-long-live-the-ki
Outdoors
State actions destroyed profitable fisheries

...500. I was born in Seldovia and fished king crab twenty-five years. We lost everything...1980 we had a 7.5 to 10 million pound king crab quota in lower Cook Inlet and Kachemak Bay. We also had a 14-million pound king crab quota around Kodiak Island. We used...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-19/state-actions-destroyed-p
Letters
School briefs

...vacation days scheduled ? Nov. 27 and 28 - Thanksgiving; ? Dec. 22-Jan. 2 - Winter vacation; ? Jan. 19 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day; ? March 9-13 - Spring Break; ? April 3 - Good Friday. Early release dates for KPBSD schools Six times throughout...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2014-09-17/school-briefs
Schools
Fall fishing in full swing

...are low, but the fishery is open. Steelhead may not be removed from the water before being released. Marine fishing Feeder king salmon can be targeted year round in Kachemak Bay, and popular spots include Point Pogibshi, Bluff Point, the islands around...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-09-17/fall-fishing-in-full-swing
Fishing
Robert H Chandler

...keeping up with the Joneses. His family called him the golden child and his favorite thing to say was 'It's great to be the king.' He will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved him." Mr. Chandler was preceded in death by Robert and Betty Johnson...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172504960
Strong salmon runs recorded in Yukon River

...after another tepid summer for king salmon.Sonar counts on the...helped offset a weak run of king salmon this year, which left...subsistence users. More than 60,000 kings reached the Canada border...Especially with the (shortage of) kings, we've been fortunate to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-14/strong-salmon-runs-recorded-in-yukon
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