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...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: Boats

...raced and cruised a 12-foot Pelican-class sailboat on Puget Sound and on lakes near and far. The last boat he owned was...alone. Having teethed on the gunwales of a wooden rowboat on Puget Sound, Dad had no fears, but to keep Mom happy, he sold the...
An Outdoor View: The old man was a meat fisherman

...spool. When cast, it went out through the rod guides in little curls. For saltwater work, mainly jigging for bottomfish in Puget Sound, the old man had a split Calcutta cane rod and a Pflueger "Taxie" reel. Strictly a meat-fishing tool, in a pinch...
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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