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Cook Inlet Harbor Safety Committee prepares to seek members

...committees in preparation for creating one in Cook Inlet. "They (the convening workgroup) focused first on the west coast, the Puget Sound area, the Columbia River area, San Francisco," said Robertson. "We've talked to people at the L.A. Long Beach...

...crab pots are lost in Washington state's Puget Sound every year, costing an estimated...a diver plunges into the cold, dark Puget Sound waters using a rope with a weight...700 nets and 3,400 crab pots from the Puget Sound. The law now requires fishing vessels...
Gray whales spotted in Puget Sound

...Must be nearly spring. Gray whales are popping up in Puget Sound, heading north to Alaska. Residents near the sound have...every year from Mexico to Alaska. Occasionally, they stop in Puget Sound, especially young males. ''March is typically the...
Couple treks from Puget Sound to Bering Sea

...Erin McKittrick, 28, believed, which led to them trekking -- by human power alone -- more than 4,000 miles, from the Puget Sound to the Bering Sea, to learn about the issues from an in-person perspective. "We started on June 9, 2007 and finished...
Columnist hits the mark

Les Palmer hit a home run. When and where I lived on Puget Sound a friend lived in an old four-plex on the shore. At low tide whenever the toilet was flushed we could see the paper come...
Salmon Louie

While growing up near Washington's Puget Sound, I ate many a Crab Louie. Sometimes called Crab Louis, this fancy salad is usually made with Dungeness crab. Originating...
Fishing | Outdoors
On the Samish

...Washington, winds past houses and farms and ends up in Samish Bay, Puget Sound. Compared to streams on the Kenai Peninsula, it's...sea-run cutthroat, dime-bright and freshly arrived from Puget Sound. I didn't see much of the Samish on this walk, just...
Fishing on the cheap

...having expensive, high-end gear isn't one of them.I was reminded of this Sunday while silver fishing at Deception Pass in Puget Sound. At one point in the proceedings, I found myself needling my son about his spinning outfit. He had bought the whole...
An Outdoor View: Don't just sit there

...phones, while female students were spending 10.? ? ?The scene is The Oyster Bar, an upscale restaurant with a view of Puget Sound that helps justify spending 150 bucks on lunch for two, if you like the other one enough. Warm sunshine streams through...
James N. Wolverton Jr.

Longtime Kenai Peninsula resident James N. Wolverton Jr., died unexpectedly Saturday, Nov. 22, 2008, at Puget Sound VA Medical Center in Seattle. He was 65. Arrangements are pending with Peninsula Memorial Chapel in Kenai.


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