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DNR faces dipnet conundrum

...agree that action needs to be taken to protect the Kenai River banks, land managers appear to be facing a Catch-22 in that...consider a different solution, and close sections of the river bank to fishing, as has been done on other parts of the river...
All in the family: Young entrepreneur gets to work at Port of Kenai

...Chidem Cherrier's native Turkey. Among the expansion plans speculated on between Roland Cherrier and his mother are a river bank boardwalk from the edge of the city docks to the RV park, a riverside fish and chips restaurant, and an aquarium in...
Borough's anadromous streams protections survive another challenge

...given the opportunity to be in your position today, would give anything to go back and not remove the trees along their river bank," she said. "Give anything to vote to keep an ordinance intact, if not increasing the footage of it."On the 9-person...
An Outdoor View: A sure sign of spring

...spring is the stench that's on the breeze when the winter ice retreats enough to expose salmon carcasses along the river banks. As for me, spring hasn't truly arrived until I see a dandelion in bloom.Talk about perfect timing, it happened...
Tight Lines: Fish on! on the Kasilof

...As they danced around each other when one ran upstream and the other ran down, the handful of other anglers on the river bank near Crooked Creek reeled in and stepped back to watch the action. Most of the conversation at first revolved around...
DOT battles erosion along Sterling Highway

...Reese said Tutka LLC, which has locations in Wasilla and Anchorage, began work to lay riprap - rocks - along the Kenai River bank last week.The Kenai River along the highway has been changing its course lately, which has been causing roadside erosion...
River Ranch in Funny River considered for upgrades

...The minute (the state) bough it, they closed the whole bank area. You're not even supposed to land a boat on the river bank." Price said the anglers have been losing access to bank fishing along the river for years and he hoped the state would...
SoHi crushes Eagle River in season opener

...8-113, Blumentritt 6-73, Chavez 8-33, Winter 2-16, Prior 3-16, Jones 3-16, Furlong 6-(-9). Eagle River: Banks 9-67, Wilson 3-3, Osborne 1-3, Thompson 5-(-7), Heagy 4-(-13). PASSING - Soldotna: Furlong 2-3-0-38...
Unhinged Alaska: As the Fishing Hole slips into hibernation, the tourists slide south

...and the flash of silvers looking for a cage fight, so batten down the hatches. As for me, I'll be prowling some river bank come Tuesday morning at one of my secret holes hoping I don't get shot in the butt by some hung-over hunter thinking...
An Outdoor View: How to make fish

...If you're good at welding or brazing and can scrounge up some scrap metal, make some fish. Salmon skeletons on the river bank are free, and should give you ideas. Using heavy-duty shears and sheet metal, make fish wind chimes. Make a humpy-shaped...


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