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What others say: Walker may have two more fish seats to fill

...term ends this June 30; Johnstone resigned in response.Walker then made a snap decision to replace Johnstone with Roland Maw, who Johnstone and all his fellow board members had denied an interview for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game commissioner...
Administration's attitude on fish board appointment disconcerting

...third pick to fill the seat left vacant with the resignation of Karl Johnstone in January. His first pick for the seat, Roland Maw, withdrew during the confirmation process just before he was charged with improperly receiving resident hunting and...
Gillis resignation was over board appointment

...has been turbulent since January, when Walker appointed former United Cook Inlet Drift Association Executive Director Roland Maw without her consultation. Following the subsequent withdrawal by Maw on Feb. 20 - criminal charges were filed against...
New fish board member named, not divulged

...Johnstone stepped down early upon learning that he would not be reappointed to the position. Walker first appointed Roland Maw, a longtime Kenai Peninsula resident and commercial fishermen who resigned the position one month into the confirmation...
Gillis resigns days before Board of Fisheries nominee due

...end of his term upon learning that he would not be reappointed to the position. As Johnstone left, Walker appointed Roland Maw, a Cook Inlet commercial fishermen and former executive director of the commercial fishing advocacy group United Cook...
Sportfishing group drives wedge into community

...context. Here are a few people that have been treated unfairly by KRSA: Mel Morris, Brent Johnson, Vince Webster, Roland Maw, and most recently, Robert Ruffner. KRSA eavesdropped on a UFA meeting to scuttle Vince Webster. They got the teleconference...
Fish board remains to be filled

...end of session confirmation hearing on April 19. Walker nominated Ruffner to the position following the withdrawal by Roland Maw after an investigation was launched in Montana over receiving resident hunting and fishing licenses. In the midst of...
Former Fisheries Board candidate charged

Roland Maw has been charged in Montana following an investigation regarding residency...interview for the job of Alaska Department of Fish and Game commissioner. Roland Maw had unexpectedly withdrawn his name from consideration for the Board of...
Longtime Kenai River habitat advocate applies for Board of Fisheries seat

...subject to legislative confirmation.Ruffner's application to the board came shortly after another Cook Inlet man, Roland Maw, was appointed by Walker to the board. Maw, a retired commercial fisherman and former executive director of commercial...
Legislature fails to confirm Ruffner to Board of Fisheries

...multi-billion dollar fishing industry. Walker appointed Ruffner after his first appointment - Kenai Peninsula resident Roland Maw - resigned the appointment suddenly. Maw is currently facing charges of falsifying his residency status in Montana...


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