My Turn: Alaska's Women: Pioneers of the past and present

Alaska has the image of being a man's land. We have big fish, big bears and big dog sled races. But did you know Alaska also leads the nation in empowering women?The Last Frontier has...
482-pound halibut caught near Glacier Bay

...July 4 holiday week. Phillips took McGuire and three other passengers aboard his charter boat to one of his favorite big fish spots in Icy Strait, near Lemesurier Island, in about 130 feet of water.The giant halibut hit an octopus fished just...
A family affair

...Washington University.Roland Peterson, 8, was fishing with his dad Friday morning and had already reeled in "two big fish" by 11:35 a.m. He said it was "hard" to reel them in, but it only took "about a minute."By about 2:30 p...
On the hook: Big fish pictures

The Empire Outdoors page is looking for pictures of big fish you've caught while fishing the Southeast Panhandle. Send your photos to: Abby Lowell, Outdoors editor, abby.lowell@juneauempire...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Big fish, big story 6/24/98

...a nearby island. It was there the big fish bit the king salmon head Strauss was...Elfin Cove Lodge gives out medals for big fish, but Strauss had to make do with...two sons and a son-in-law. Big fish, big story
On the hook

Show us your big fish The Juneau Empire's Outdoors page is looking for photographs of big fish you've caught this year. Send your photos to: Abby Lowell, Outdoors...
On the Hook

Show us your big fish The Juneau Empire's Outdoors page is looking for photographs of big fish you've caught this year in the waters of the northern Panhandle and...
In the Stacks: New picture books

...Look for these and other titles in the New Book shelves in the children's areas at each public library.Jangles: a BIG fish story, written and illustrated by David Shannon. Better sit down for this tall, tall tale of Jangles, the biggest...
Better Sitka fisheries aim of scientist's work

...of Alaska. For Moss, that means looking at bioenergetics, the study of energy flow through living systems. When a big fish eats a smaller fish, there's been an energy transfer and that type of data is valuable to figuring out how fish are...
On the Trails: Wildlife CSI

...of Mendenhall Lake, Parks and Recreaction hikers found a matching scarlet stain, but no carcass, on the snow, and a big fish was stirring the nearby waters where a small stream entered the lake. This could have been another would-be spawner...


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