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Kenai River guide reverts to catch-and-release and you want the other guides to know you are a good fisherman, so your ego comes into play."You hit the beach...past that ego and say, 'You know what, I'm a good fisherman and I know my customers had a great time today...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...with Elmer over the years. He was a tough teacher, but I believe he taught respect for the land and how to be a good fisherman. We can only hope we have other senators and representatives out there who will try helping the fishermen as Murkowski...
Ted Quinn crowned as champ of 64th Annual Golden North Salmon Derby

...the past 38 years he has participated in the derby, but never placed in the top results. "I'm really not a very good fisherman," Quinn admitted. "It's better to be lucky sometimes than good." He appreciates the work the derby coordinators...
Collecting lures for fun and fishing

...announced I wouldn't fish with it. Dad would smile and tell me I could do whatever I wanted but to remember that a good fisherman had to be willing to try new things. I think I understood what he was saying but somehow I could never tie on some...
Coast Guard suspends search for fisherman

...wasn't one of the boats out there," Buchkoski said. "He's definitely a hard-charger. He's an extremely good fisherman." On the VHF, it was soon obvious that it was the Home Fire in the mud. Cindy K owner Todd Daugherty, one of...
Close calls with kings

...fisherman, Burley had some advice for other anglers. "Fishing is like being patient. It has to be for you to be a good fisherman," he said. "You can't see when you're fishing; you got to feel." As for Mixson's advice, "For first-time...
Juneau Empire Online Local: King for the day 8/24/97

...the leaders, with 23.8- and 23.1-pound kings, respectively. ``I happened to be with someone who's a good fisherman, and that's my good fortune,'' Carol Collins said. She said her husband has fished the derby for years and...


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