My Turn: Alaska Department of Fish and Game, politics or science?

...voted to interview only Sam Cotten as a candidate for Fish and Game Commissioner. Although Cotten is well-qualified from...Member of or advisor to the BOF, BOG, or a local fish and game advisory committee. 2. Harvesting fish or wildlife...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

...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. Finney...
Robert Dela Vergne

...Laughlin, Nevada. Bob worked for the U.S. Coast Guard in the Federal Building; State of Alaska Departments of Fish and Game and Administration; and was a 911 Operator for Juneau Police Department. Bob was also a veteran, serving 30 years...
Fish and Game gets new deputy commissioner

Acting Fish and Game commissioner Sam Cotten announced Tuesday...commissioner of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.Swanton has been the director of Fish and Game's sportfish division since 2007...
Cotten favorite for Fish and Game Commissioner

...Commissioner of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Board of Fisheries members weighed...and I believe as Commissioner of Fish and Game he'll enjoy broad support from Alaskans who depend on our fish and game resources."Jeffrey, of Kodiak...
Chenault questions Fish and Game process

JUNEAU - House Speaker Mike Chenault on Friday questioned the nominating process for Fish and Game commissioner and the treatment of finalist Roland Maw by the Board of Fisheries.The boards of fisheries and game met Wednesday...
BOF head Johnstone resigns

...commissioner of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, according to documents released...supposed to select candidates for the Fish and Game commissioner. The boards were...just one, Acting Commissioner for Fish and Game Sam Cotten. Board of Fisheries...
Alaska fish and game boards to vet applicants

ANCHORAGE - Few people may have applied to become Alaska's next Fish and Game commissioner because the acting commissioner is among the four applicants, according to officials involved in Gov. Bill Walker's...
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 and vice-versa...experience to properly serve the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's management needs.Again, we need to move away...
Walker appoints three to cabinet

...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, Community...


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