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My turn: Denali wolf packs need protection now

...the buffer zone. One of them was Wallace. Another was Al Barrette.Despite overwhelming support for the buffer against the buffer zone was newly appointed trapper Al Barrette, whose appointment was later overturned by the state Legislature...
Legislature rejects game board pick

...Lawmakers, meeting in joint session, voted 31-27 against Al Barrette, who was appointed to the board by Gov. Sean disappointed that the Legislature failed to confirm Al Barrette for the Board of Game, I remain committed to selecting...
For his art, Alaska sculptor uses animal carcasses

...Why use a taxidermy mold when you can use the real thing?" Morton said. That's when Morton paid a visit to Al Barrette, a local trapper and owner of Fairbanks Fur Tannery, the only fur tannery in town. For Morton, walking into Barrette's...
Helicopter to be used in wolf hunts

...the board. "I'd say we're seeing progress on both fronts in part because of it," he said. Game board members Al Barrette and Ted Spraker suggested the department explore the possibility of using helicopter shooting in other areas to meet...
Reject Board of Game appointee

...Sean Parnell's recent appointee to the Board of Game, Al Barrette, has a conflict of interest that is cause for denial...predator control advocate, urge your legislators to deny Al Barrette's confirmation. Vic Walker Juneau
Warm weather plays havoc with Interior trapping

...Department of Fish and Game. At Fairbanks Fur Tannery, "just a few skins are coming in here and there," said owner Al Barrette, who runs a 30-mile trapline north of Fairbanks. Barrette, who runs his trapline by snowmachine, has not set out...
Helicopter to be used in wolf hunts

...commissioner Denby Lloyd. The board members who voted to open the areas to trapping were Albaugh, Bradley, Cliff Judkins and Al Barrette. Those who wanted to keep the status quo were Spraker, Ben Grussendorf, and Stosh Hoffman.
BOG appointee draws criticism

...of Game is filling legislators' e-mail inboxes. Gov. Sean Parnell appointed Fairbanks trapper and tannery owner Al Barrette in February. Barrette, along with many other appointees by the governor, are due for confirmation in a joint session...
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The people have spoken

...took the first step in returning ownership of Alaska's wildlife to all Alaskans by denying yet another extremist, Al Barrette, from the Board of Game membership. If you heard the proceedings for the joint session confirmation hearings, Barrette's...
My turn: Speak out against wildlife management policies

...suffering, tourists are boycotting Alaska because of our wildlife management policies. Gov. Sean Parnell appointed Al Barrette to the Board of Game. Barrette's wildlife management views are so extreme that the Alaska State Legislature overturned...


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