Lost crab pots still catching king crab in Kodiak Island bay

...capturing significant numbers of its king crab.The Kodiak Daily Mirror reported biologists Peter Cummiskey and Eric Munk and analyst Chris Long studied 192 king crab fitted with acoustic tags between 1991 and 2008 in Womens Bay.When the crab stopped moving...
Lost crab pots still catching king crab in Kodiak Island bay

...shells longer than 40 millimeters in Womens Bay, they concluded in a study.Biologists Peter Cummiskey and Eric Munk and analyst Chris Long studied movements of 192 king crabs between 1991 and 2008. They attached acoustic tags and tracked them with hydrophones...
Walker budget cuts 55 Juneau jobs

...on 286 of the positions (the remaining 85 come from the university system, which keeps track separately), Chief Budget Analyst Kelly O'Sullivan said. Of the 286 jobs, 174 are vacant spots that would not be filled. The rest would be layoffs.The...
Melee after Kansas State's upset puts spotlight on safety

...had rushed the court after the final buzzer.Longtime coach Fran Fraschilla, who called the Kansas State game as a color analyst for ESPN, remembers winning a conference championship at Manhattan College years ago. His school's fans rushed the floor...
Flipping Douglas Island

...typically surrounded by national forests over which we have relatively little control," Jim Calvin, the senior economist analyst for the Juneau-based research and consulting firm McDowell Group, said in a recent interview.The McDowell Group and local...
Major companies in talks with state drone program

...develop the industry to its advantage."With global (unmanned aircraft) expenditures of $5.2 billion in 2013, industry analysts expect the market to more than double in the next decade, with a total value of $89 billion over the whole period," the...
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My Turn: Bartending on the Alaska Marine Highway

...ready-made cohort, the anti-alcohol choir. The truth may be that it helps the office support the bloat shoreside, which some analysts have noted. For instance, we now have more dispatchers than before, with fewer actual workers to dispatch. So there may...
Jones says 'no' to NFL

...speed and quickness he has for a guy that weighs over 250 pounds," said former NFL executive Gil Brandt, who now works as an analyst for the NFL Network."But his passes, some are on the money, some are low, some are high and some are wide."Jones is...
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Brady and Belichick at center of Deflategate

...first NFL pass for a touchdown against the Ravens?It's a debate how much a tactical edge a deflated football offers. ESPN analysts and former quarterbacks Ron Jaworski and Danny Kannell say it is a distinct advantage. Former coach Jon Gruden said it wasn't...
From car lots to city budgets, cheap oil means change

...start identifying spending cuts."This pullback caught most everyone by surprise," Brian M. Youngberg, a senior energy analyst for Edward Jones wrote in analysis last week.The stakes are especially high for transportation companies. But at Delta Airlines...


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