Retraction a regrettable error where the wrong author was attributed. The letter was not written by Matt Miller with the Department of Fish and Game. It was actually written by Charlie Stephens of Kenai. The bottom portion of Stephen's letter was cut...
Local | Opinion
UCIDA pres.: Maw doesn't oppose state-managed fisheries

...question Walker's disappoint that Maw's name wasn't put forward as a nominee for commissioner of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game."Maw, who was the director of UCIDA ... and himself a commercial fisherman, had been personally and...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Walker's appointment may district from agenda

...did not interview and then submit Maw's name to him as being qualified to serve as the commissioner of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.Walker appointed Sam Cotten as acting commissioner in November, right after he asked the sitting Commissioner...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

...26-year-old Cub C. Finney, of Juneau, for retaining more commercially taken sablefish than allowed under Alaska Department of Fish and Game guidelines. Finney retained 1,515 pounds, a 16 percent average, beyond the legal limit of 9,420 pounds...
My Turn: Alaska Department of Fish and Game, politics or science?

Bill Walker and Byron Mallott ran on a unity ticket. They argued that it's high time to quit letting major political parties fragment our statewide community as each battles to dominate the others.
Walker appoints three to cabinet

...acting commissioner for the Alaska Department of Corrections, was officially appointed to the office, as was Department of Fish and Game interim Commissioner Sam Cotten.Chris Hladick was appointed commissioner of the Department of Commerce...
BOF head Johnstone resigns

...with the board's lack of public process during a recent meeting to vet candidates for commissioner of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, according to documents released by Walker's administration.Johnstone's resignation is effective...
Alaska officials investigate bite from illegal wolf hybrid

...General Carole Holley said. The animals were being held there as evidence in a court case.In 2002, an Alaska Department of Fish and Game regulation made it unlawful to possess or sell a wolf hybrid without a permit issued by the state. The...
Science, not politics needed at the Dep't of Fish and Game

As far back as I can remember, Alaska Department of Fish and Game management has equaled politics in Alaska...background and experience to properly serve the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's management needs.Again, we need to...
Off the Beaten Path: Not just a pretty pelt: marten in Southeast Alaska (Mustelidae) with a pelt too luxurious for its own good, is Alaska's most sought furbearer. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game estimates marten generate between $1 and $2 million in revenue annually.On a recent trudge up into the...


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