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Tight Lines: Anglers gear up for fishing season

...people have been hitting the open lakes. A lot of little sport fishing lakes are phenomenal - as always," Miller said.Miller...Pawluk reminded anglers to make sure they have their 2015 sport fishing license, and for those chasing kings, a king salmon...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-05-20/tight-lines-anglers-gear-up-for-
Outdoors
Voices of the Peninsula: Political manipulation doesn't benefit community

The recent shenanigans of Kenai River Sport Fishing Association (KRSA) against local and well-respected Kenai Peninsula Borough citizen Robert Ruffner were a classic demonstration...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-12/voices-of-the-peninsula-political
Opinion
Legislators responsible for their conduct and their votes

...comments during the Legislature's joint session last Sunday that he expects any nominee to that seat to be beholden to sport fishing interests. He went on to characterize Ruffner's nomination as an attack on Southcentral and personal-use fishermen...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-04-23/legislators-responsible-for-their
Opinion
Legislative Information Office teleconference schedule for April 13

...Senate Resources Committee will sponsor a public hearing to discuss HB 100 Urea/Ammonia Facility Tax Credit, HB 41 Sport Fishing Services and HB 153 Palmer Hay Flats Game Refuge. Testimony will be taken.Tuesday 5:00 p.m.The House Special...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-11/legislative-information-office-telec
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Bill would raise sport fishing fees

...Alaskans to pay $5 more for their sport fishing licenses this coming summer...to require all sockeye salmon sport fishing persons to also purchase a newly...for a one day, non-resident sport fishing license. $20 one day license...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-07/bill-would-raise-sport-fi
Letters
Voices of the Peninsula: Equal voice for personal use, sport anglers key on Board of Fisheries

...location in the world. At the same, while dealing with the annual influx of anglers, one half of the available area for sport fishing is closed to protect spawning and riparian fish habitat. Fishery conservation is at the heart of what we do as an...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-04-26/voices-of-the-peninsula-equal-voi
Opinion
An Outdoor View: Fish board

...Ruffner aspired was previously held by Karl Johnstone, a sport-fishing advocate. Giving one seat to a "neutral" would've...to the non-commercial side of things. So-called sport fishing, previously a minor player in the game, has become...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-04-23/an-outdoor-view-fish-board
Outdoors
Panel talks to fish board nominees, asks about salmon plan

...Association and Southeast Alaska Guides Organization said they wanted to see a nominee who more strongly represented sport-fishing interests.Ruffner told the committee he participates in personal-use and sport fisheries, and he sees them as...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-13/panel-talks-to-fish-board-nominees-a
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Grant Lake hydroelectric project open to comments

...the business of promoting hydroelectric power," Luttrell said. Executive Director Ricky Gease of the Kenai River Sport Fishing Association said that while his group was initially worried about the impact of the Grant Lake project on salmon and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-04/grant-lake-hydroelectric-project-ope
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Legislative Information Office teleconference schedule for March 31

...hearing to discuss HB 158 Refined Fuel Surcharge; Motor Fuel Tax, HB 13 Election Pamphlets & Absentee Ballots and HB 41 Sport Fishing Services. Testimony will be taken.Wednesday 3:30 p.m.The Senate Resources Committee will sponsor a public...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-30/legislative-information-office-telec
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