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Stanley F. Thompson Ladd Air Force Base out of Fairbanks where he met Donnis. who later became his wife.He fished a beach site on Salamatof Beach on the east shore of Cook Inlet in late 1949, and in 1953, married Donnis and moved to Kenai. He started a building...
Dorius Doyle Carlson

...he taught automotive at Anchorage (later "West") High School from 1957-64. Summers were spent on Kenai's Salamatof Beach commercial fishing beginning in 1960. The family, which grew to eight children, moved permanently to Kenai Peninsula...
Lars Rasmus Frostad

...her family they have continued this way of life on Salamatof Beach, where the Frostad family has been fishing for over...A Celebration of Life will be held on his beloved Salamatof Beach in Kenai this coming summer.
Gene Ann Frostad Teasdale

...part of her life for the past four decades, where she served as mother hen for the family's set-net operation on Salamatof Beach in Kenai. Gene Ann was a championship-level softball player as a young woman, and as an adult she enjoyed watching...
Closure impacts hundreds Peninsula businesses

...and fourth-generation setnet fishermen. I've fished setnet sites at Corea Bend, Clam Gulch, Humpy Point, and Salamatof Beach. When I started fishing in the mid-1950s we were still using wood corks, wood kegs, linen nets, manila line...
Upper Cook Inlet Task Force announces members, meetings

...experience and I thought that could be helpful in this process," he said. Butler fishes north of the Kenai River on Salamatof Beach and has been there for about nine seasons. Before that, he said he was a tender for a fish processing plant, a setnet...
Setnetters, sport guides guarded heading into 2013

There are some things Norm Darch has to buy for his Salamatof Beach setnet sites every year such as fuel, supplies for his crew, nets and maintenance on his equipment. Other things, like capital...
Peninsula Reflections

...Thirteen years later they bought a setnet site on Salamatof Beach and settled in Kenai. Lawrence D. and Meryl? Ray Rodgers fishes a site further north along Salamatof Beach. Esther was 97 when she passed away last November. Her...
Encouraging king numbers prompt 2nd setnet opening

...Gavin Hudkins, 9, slept in during the first day of the setnet season when his family's nets were in the water off Salamatof beach. His mother, Sarah Frostad-Hudkins, said she would have woken him up and put him to work, perhaps by taking...
Avoiding another fishery disaster

...East Foreland caught 83 kings while catching about 103,000 sockeye - a ratio of 1,241 sockeye for every king. Salamatof Beach offered similar sockeye-sweet ratios. They fished July 16 and caught 46,005 sockeye and 36 kings, a ratio of...


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