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CBJ to settle destiny of fisherman's memorial

...hear arguments to mitigate the affects of a proposed cruise ship dock on the annual blessing of the fleet and Alaska Commercial Fisherman's Memorial.CBJ Assembly Members voted to leave the memorial at its current downtown location in August...
16B plan moves along

...Mongoose fishing vessel appealed the commission's decision. The Osbornes were joined in the appeal by the Alaska Commercial Fisherman's Memorial in Juneau and Juneau resident Dixie Hood. The Planning Commission's decision was upheld in...
Kensington Mine threatens fishery

...fresh water, the fresh water in question being Lower Slate Lake located in proximity to Lynn Canal. As an Alaska commercial fisherman for more than 30 years, an important contributor to the economy, as well as someone who spent my childhood...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...commercial salmon industry compete in a world where farmed salmon are the new norm? One thing is certain: Alaska commercial fisherman won't fold up their tents and go home. The life of Alaska's coastal communities is dependent on the salmon...
Coast Guard searches for Weyhrauch

...Among other efforts and interests, he served on the Juneau Port Authority Committee and was president of the Alaska Commercial Fisherman's Memorial in Juneau. Weyhrauch had come under scrutiny in 2006 when federal agents raided his office and...
Neighbors Digest

...for memorial Applications are available for those who want to add names of local commercial fishermen to the Alaska Commercial Fisherman's Memorial in Juneau. The memorial must receive applications and full payment by April 15. The names will...
Neighbors briefs

...Contact the Eaglecrest Ski and Snowboard School at 790-2001 for more information. Memorial seeks names The Alaska Commercial Fisherman's Memorial in Juneau is now accepting applications for engraving names of commercial fisherman and women...
My Turn: Save Juneau's waterfront

...Juneau. The Sitka Assembly voted "no" to them. The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly voted "yes." The Alaska Commercial Fisherman's Memorial and the annual Blessing of the Fleet ceremony will have to be moved. It will cost $2 million...
Researchers hope acrylic beads will confuse sperm whales stealing tasty Alaska sablefish

ANCHORAGE - When Southeast Alaska commercial fisherman Jay Skordahl prepares to lay down a 2-mile line of baited fish hooks, he keeps an eye out for 40-ton pests. Sperm whales...
Blessing of the Fleet set for Saturday

...JUNEAU - The annual Blessing of the Fleet and Dedication of Names will take place at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Alaska Commercial Fisherman's Memorial, in front of the Twisted Fish restaurant downtown. The names to be engraved this year are Reuel...


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