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My Turn: Fisheries must put Alaska first

...such as the quota allocations to Seattle-based fishing companies (the Amendment 80 fleet), have inequitably benefitted Washington fishing companies to the detriment of the Alaskan fishing communities...
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.
Foreigners grabbing too many jobs," they claim. "(We are) located within a few miles of the corporate offices of ... major Alaska fishing companies and ... cruise line corporate offices." They add, "Roughly 57 percent of these jobs are filled by nonresidents...
My turn: Fishermen need a strong Magnuson Act

...fishermen to keep track of federal legislation, because they are busy trying to keep their boats fishing. The big fishing companies and processors can afford to hire consultants to monitor the latest proposals on Capitol Hill and lobby for changes...
Stevens' amendment stirs ire of black cod fishermen

...Winther but the effect of the language could award his fishing companies the right to catch about 450,000 pounds of black...than $71 million overall for about 875 fishermen or fishing companies, according to federal officials. Stevens said he...
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...
Business Digest

...Association (APA) has hired Juneau resident Stephanie Madsen to direct the seven-member association. APA member fishing companies harvest and process 20 percent, by weight, of all fish landed in the U.S. Madsen, who will begin at APA on...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...ANCHORAGE - Two Western Alaska fishing companies are part of an investment group...ANCHORAGE - Two Western Alaska fishing companies are part of an investment group...ANCHORAGE - Two Western Alaska fishing companies are part of an investment group...
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...


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