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Reds pushing in to Kenai River

...released some smaller jack salmon and then a sockeye. Near the end of the trip the boat was fishing the incoming tide at Mud Island when Nickens' daughter's rod became buried. "The rod tip was in the water," Voth said. The fish "was in control...
Still building: King, red fishing simmers

...just playing the tide," he said. That playing seemed to be paying off, too, since Lehmer landed her king near "Mud Island," and according to Zobeck there had been other fish on lines in the boat at different times, including one bite as...
Teen reels in 87-pound king salmon

...line. ''It just kept taking line for a good 15 seconds.'' The fish pulled the boat and its four passengers from Mud Island, where the fish was initially hooked, to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's sonar counter about a half-mile...
Fishing season not over for persistent anglers

...efforts. "The fishing has been consistent and good," Begich said. Anglers have found silver success at Big Eddy, Mud Island, Cunningham Park, and a few against the grain anglers have even landed fish under the Warren Ames Memorial Bridge on...
Kid classic proves popular

...same quarry as the kids. The Pillars boat launch flew by, then Eagle Rock. When Hunemiller finally dropped anchor at Mud Island the boys looked around in astonishment. On either side of the boat humpies, male and female, splashed in the water...


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