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Stevens on the ballot for southern, central Kenai Peninsula

...challenge for people entering jobs that don't pay enough to support a family, but also is aware employers, such as seafood processors, are concerned about the additional costs of doing business. With regard to the ballot measure addressing development...
EPA fishing vessel discharge exemption still in limbo permanently exempt.Incidental discharges by commercial vessels less than 79 feet, fishing vessels including seafood processors and recreation vessels, as well as discharges for research, safety or similar purposes, would all be exempt...
Senate fisheries act draft begins circulating

...sent it to anyone else. The executives on the distribution list include Pacific Seafood Processors Vice President Dennis Phelan, West Coast Seafood Processors Association Executive Director Rod Moore and At-Sea Processors Public Affairs Director...
Revisions to federal fisheries act released for public review

...also specifies that compliance with the MSA will fulfill National Environmental Policy Act requirements.Pacific Seafood Processors Vice President Vince O'Shea wrote that the change is beneficial because it will streamline the management process...
Alaska senators take another crack at J-1 visa program

...traveling, in America. Alaska's seafood processors were removed from the program...processing facility."Alaska's seafood processors have been having difficulty...said in a formal statement. "Seafood processors from Naknek to Kodiak to Ketchikan...
Proposed setnet ban draws fire

...ballot, Curry said. According to a Friday media release the Alaska Salmon Alliance - an organization representing seafood processors and commercial fishing on the Kenai Peninsula - called the proposition a political move that disregarded science...
Kings drive news, sockeyes drive inlet economy

...We're checking in 15- to 20-pound fish instead of 60- to 80-pound fish," said Lisa Hanson, owner of Custom Seafood Processors. "It has been a gradual decrease, I would say over the last five or six years." Soldotna's Trustworthy Hardware...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Fish board debates jack kings

ANCHORAGE - Despite support from setnetters and at least three Cook Inlet seafood processors, a proposal to measure the length of commercially harvested king salmon failed Wednesday during the triennial Alaska Board of...
Tough year, lingering effects

...hard sell. Its only going to get harder. This July is going to become a harder sell." A growing problem Custom Seafood Processors owner Lisa Hanson was not surprised when the king fishery closed. "This isn't something that happened overnight...

...Instead of spending a lot of time processing their fish, the Hamiltons said they take their red salmon to Custom Seafood Processors on the Kenai Spur Highway in Soldotna. There, the fish are vacuum packed and smoked for the winter. "We use...


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