My Turn: No guarantees with KSM mine protect water quality and fish habitat. As a former commercial fisherman in Southeast Alaska and member of the group formed to protect...or the B.C. agencies. ? Larry Painter is a former commercial fisherman from Ketchikan.
My Turn: Depriving Alaskans of the democratic process

...that litigation. In the second example, the litigation was not brought by conservationists, but by the Alaska Commercial Fishermen's Memorial Board in Juneau. This group was concerned that Juneau city harbor improvements could impact its memorial...
Anti-KSM groups seek federal help

...occur between the U.S. and Canada in planning for the mine's water quality and fish habitat impacts.Juneau commercial fisherman Bruce Wallace was one of the people who addressed the Alaska delegation Thursday, and said the meetings were productive...
Local | Outdoors
Pure Sole: A little off the top, please

...for an 18-hole day, where they will be after meeting Kentucky.Now back to my baldness.I discovered as a commercial fisherman that month-long outings were always best with less hair. Nothing gets more irritating than an itchy hair dangling...
Off the Beaten Path: A query to Red Bull to sponsor my birding league

...incident on Kupreanof Island, I formed a birding competition with friends and family - a motley assortment of commercial fishermen, nurses, miners, writers and hunting guides. I expected it to peter out pretty quickly, but avian fever grew...
My Turn: The heart of the Southeast Alaska economy is its ocean

...workers in Southeast Alaska, one of those dollars goes to someone who works directly with the ocean. It could be a commercial fisherman, kayak guide, marine biologist, boat builder, an engineer on the ferry or a Lieutenant with the Coast Guard...
Board takes steps to aid Mat-Su salmon

...were approved unanimously over the objections of commercial fishermen, including the Alaska Salmon Alliance, which...unscientific attacks on the more than 5,000 Cook Inlet commercial fishermen and their families that have occurred over the...
State | AK legislature
Beyond Pebble: Protect the entire watershed

...commercial, subsistence and recreational fisheries ultimately depend. ? David Harsila is President of AIFMA, a commercial fishermen's association formed in 1966 whose members own salmon fishing businesses in Bristol Bay.
Halibut harvests cut for 10th straight season

...down from 1.93 million pounds in 2013The limits all passed unanimously.2014 will be the first year charter and commercial fishermen operate under a combined catch limit in Areas 2C and 3A, so the catch limits do not present as clear of a comparison...
Proposal to bring tourists to Pelican raises eyebrows

...want to keep things toward commercial fishermen, and the majority of the...Andrews, a city councilman and commercial fisherman, said of commercial fishing...boardwalk rather than sport or commercial fishermen, Andrews said, although...


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