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Empire Editorial: Beer, carrots and salmon skins in Juneau.Tidal Vision is a new company with five key employees, and its promising line of work is turning fish processing byproducts into usable items. Empire reporter Melissa Griffiths has been following the company's story and published...
Yakutat to welcome first-ever cruise ships this year

...will be treated to a performance by the Mount Saint Elias dancers, and organizers plan to offer walking tours of the fish processing plant, Yakutat's Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall - which was constructed almost 100 years ago - and the Alaska Warbird...
Proposal to bring tourists to Pelican raises eyebrows

...building next to the largely defunct fish processing plant on the west end of 1...burgeoning custom small-scale fish processing market.Daniels, a 60-year-old...and Craford don't believe fish processing has a certain future in Pelican...
Fish processing vessel grounds on Kodiak Is.

ANCHORAGE - A fish processing vessel that went hard aground on Kodiak Island was struck by other problems earlier this year, including a diesel spill and two...
Time limit imposed, Kaltag fish processing plant on the Yukon River closes for summer

FAIRBANKS - A fish processing plant in Kaltag that employs about 70 people from nearby villages shut down for the summer even though Yukon River chum salmon...
House passes fuel tax by a hair

...and vessels.The bill also impacts Alaska industries that run on large amounts of refined fuel, such as mines and fish processing plants.Alaska's five large mines use diesel fuel to run their equipment, although the exact amount used is proprietary...
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Fish guts to meow mix

...retail products at its own facility, the waste product operation alone could employ 20 workers.Erickson started the fish processing company for Juneau's fishermen as a "one-horse operation" in 1993. Four years later, he said the demand had...
Derelict ship causes ammonia scare

KODIAK - A derelict fish processing ship caused an ammonia scare in Kodiak when two crewmembers...commonly used as a refrigerant aboard fishing vessels and in fish processing plants. It can cause severe lung damage if inhaled. High concentrations...
Taku really is an 'Important Habitat'

As a commercial fisherman and co-owner of a growing fish processing business that relies on the productive, wild salmon fisheries of the Taku, I want to extend a sincere thank you to the Fish and...
2014 Southeast Alaska Business and Community of the Year Awards on the dock and fish buying station. Ice is part of a comprehensive endeavor by the City of Pelican to return fish processing to the community and rebuild the economy.Lori Blood, President of Southeast Conference explained why Pelican received...


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