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John Ebona

...started out working in Chatham Cannery in the days of trap fishing. He worked on Fish Tenders, most notably the Hetta for the...Gold Finger" for several days. Also, many times he went out fishing with most family members and showed some how to bait the hooks...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174447603
Beverly Jane Knutson

...Beverly married Alonzo (Lonnie) Knutson. She was a homemaker and later in life she accompanied her husband commercial fishing. Beverly enjoyed gardening, needlepoint, and was known for her famous chocolate chip cookies. She was preceded in death...

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Mildred Anderson

...lessons for years. Mildred was an accomplished bridge player, gardener and a potter. She enjoyed hiking Juneau trails and fishing on the boat she shared with Pat Loken. A business trip with her husband to Japan, a Hawaiian vacation, rafting on the Salmon...

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Jury picked in civil case over Hoonah officer deaths

...resident was excused when he said he lived in a house about 300 yards away from where the officers were shot, though he was out fishing in Icy Straits at the time. He said he knew about half of the witnesses and was related to the other half.One man said he...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-01/jury-picked-civil-case-over-hoonah-offi
Local
British Columbia approves another gold mine upstream of Southeast Alaska

...proposed Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell mine. Environmental, fishing and Native groups have repeatedly raised concerns about Canadian...Southeast Alaska's pristine water quality, lucrative tourism fishing and tourism industries, and salmon-centric way of life...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-31/british-columbia-approves-another-gold-
State
How to keep our kids in Juneau

...they will need a lot of help. Where will that money come from?I am for good-paying Jobs in Juneau, such as mining, fishing and yes, beer brewing. But we must have better and more affordable access to make these things better. Dick L. DauJuneau

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2015-03-30/how-keep-our-kids-juneau
Letters
Public testimony planned on hunting, fishing license fees

...proposed fee increases for hunting and fishing licenses in Alaska.The House Resources...which would increase resident hunting, fishing, trapping and combination licenses by...Friday, representatives from several sport fishing and hunting organizations supported the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-25/public-testimony-planned-hunting-fishin
State
As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...said.Kongiganak's economy used to be based on commercial fishing, but poor returns have all but shut that industry down, Andrew said. "We can't depend on the commercial fishing nowadays unless the salmon comes back strong," he said...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-29/alaska-legislature-makes-cuts-ripples-w
State | AK legislature
Conservation groups take Big Thorne fight to higher court

...appeal before the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals."The conservation groups argue that it undercuts the region's $2 billion fishing and tourism industries while continuing an unsustainable log export industry," the release stated. "The groups are also...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-28/conservation-groups-take-big-thorne-fig
State | Local | AK legislature
My turn: Mine development in British Columbia raises concerns

...shared waters, and we will trust them to manage resources in the future. Alaskans don't need reassurance - Alaskans need guarantees. ? Abe Tanha is owner and operator of Hooked On Juneau, a locally operated fishing tour company.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-29/my-turn-mine-development-british-colu
Opinion

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