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Fishing company pleads guilty

ANCHORAGE - A fishing corporation based in Washington state has been fined after pleading guilty to illegal fishing operations in Alaska waters in what authorities called a case of law misunderstanding. Fishermen's Finest Inc.
Seattle company penalized $500,000 for dumping halibut

ANCHORAGE - A Seattle-based commercial fishing company was ordered to pay $500,000 in penalties after pleading guilty to illegally disposing of halibut while catching other types...
Tyson Foods' foray into fishing a costly mistake

...Christensen, president of Seattle-based Arctic Storm, a fishing company that competes with Tyson. Getting rid of the seafood...that a boardroom in Arkansas could effectively run a fishing company in the Bering Sea.'' Far from its Arkansas home...
State Briefs

...Municipality of Anchorage during Knowles' two terms as mayor. In private business, Dennerlein has managed a commercial fishing company and consulted with Alaska Native corporations on projects ranging from land exchanges and conservation agreements...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the Juneau or Seattle office. I think people were skeptical that a boardroom in Arkansas could effectively run a fishing company in the Bering Sea.'' Just as Tyson bought Arctic Alaska, prices for surimi, the main pollock product, nose-dived...
Rare books can transport readers

...One was called the "Alaska Boundary"published in 1903 in San Francisco. It was underwritten by a famous Alaska fishing company called the Alaska Packers Association. It was this organization that sent the fleet of "Star" sailing ships to...
Ocean litter is everyone's problem My turn

...pulled 10 tons of debris from just 2 miles of beach on St. Paul Island. In Norton Sound, we partnered with a local fishing company and hauled 30 tons of trash including 200 gillnets and 30 derelict skiffs off beaches near Unalakleet. These cleanups...
Officials: Rudder blamed in Alaska fishing vessel sinking

...went down last October in a storm off Alaska's Aleutian Islands. The Alaska Ranger, owned by the Seattle-based Fishing Company of Alaska, used trawler nets to catch mackerel and other fish that were then processed on board. The boat lost power...

The Associated Press, in a news brief printed in Friday's Empire, erroneously reported the name of the fishing company that owned a Bering Sea trawler on which a man last August was accused of sexually harassing a National Marine Fisheries...
Appeals court sides with Wards Cove in sablefish case

...court sided Tuesday with a Seattle-based commercial fishing company that argued it was eligible under federal regulations...asked whether federal regulations permit a commercial fishing company to qualify to participate in both sablefish and halibut...


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