Mark Edward Haffner

...Juneau and most recently lived in Hoonah. Mark was a commercial fisherman and his name and face are recognized by many in the fishing community. He began his career as a fisherman on the waters of Southeast Alaska when he was very small, taking...
Mildred Bryson Tandy

...where Milly was bookkeeper, she also kept books for Nick Bavard who owned the California Grocery. Bob Tandy was a great fisherman anyone would know who knew him, but the truth is Milly taught him how. After retirement, Milly and Bob lived in Hawaii...
"By The Sea" Arts & Seafood Festival to be held Aug. 8-9 in Coffman Cove

...The festival will run from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday and from 12-4 p.m. Sunday and includes live music and a fisherman's poetry slam, as well as more than 30 arts and crafts vendors. Local seafood will be served throughout the festival...
Kake Dog Salmon festival to be held Aug. 1

...first organized to celebrate the one millionth pound of salmon processed at the local plant. Now the festival celebrates area fisherman and past cannery workers, and has become a major community event; the town of just over 700 residents has seen as many as...
Putting up fish part III: Fishing options

...fishers don't hold a candle to Alaska Natives who have had 10,000 years to hone it. One time a group of us watched a fly fisherman doing catch and release. An Alaska Native in the group looked on a while and said, almost (but not quite) to himself...
A job with a view Southeast Alaskan pilot opens up from the cockpit

...Kveum doesn't just know the air he soars through; he also knows about the water below him from time spent as a professional fisherman. Looking out his window, he sees a boat like the one he worked on while in high school."Sometimes I'll call the guys...
My Turn: State is prepared to walk its salmon talk

Similar to many Alaskans, I began my career aboard a fishing vessel, thriving as a commercial fisherman. I have traveled up the Stikine, Unuk and Taku Rivers. I have spoken to the families along those rivers, as many are my clan...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, July 22, 2015

...possible structure fire on Glacier Highway at 7:25 p.m., and upon arrival, found light smoke coming from the restrooms at Fisherman's Bend. A light and vent were found on fire, which CCFR crews put out. Investigation revealed a 100 watt light bulb was...
Group ups reward for information on June sea lion killings

...that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Thursday the reward is now $7,500 after Cordova District Fisherman United added $5,000 to NOAA's original $2,500 reward for help solving the case of the sea lions.The sea lions were...
Death Notice: Rod (Roddy) Darnell

...for four years during the Vietnam War. Though he eventually retired from the fishing industry, he remained an avid sport fisherman. He is survived by his wife, Sandy Darnell; stepsons, Chad and Jeromy; and his grandchildren, Amber, Holly, Brandon...
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