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Outside editorial: Alaska salmon better for you than farmed fish

...biggest salmon producer, had to poison its rivers to kill parasites from farmed fish that spread to the wild. An industry spokeswoman agreed that salmon farming had been an environmental nightmare. Many farms are responding, she said, with better...
Lies, damned lies and advertising

...directors last week asking if they were willing to disclose their contributions. The only reply came from a Koch Industries spokeswoman, who confirmed that David Koch and his company support AFP but offered no details.To its credit, though, the...
More toxins found in ship waste

...semi-volatile organics" in their discharges. "They need to tell us where these things are coming from." Industry spokeswoman Lana Johnson of Anchorage said in an e-mail: "There's a whole lot we just don't know about heptachlor...
Foundation promises $2 million for Yukon Kuskokwim career center is a multi-agency collaboration set up to provide career education and training for the region's industries. Spokeswoman Janelle Vanasse said training opportunities will be available to high school students and adults, and boarding...
Pollock politics

...other incidental salmon species. When the bycatch is pulled in, they are dead or dying and are thrown overboard. Industry spokeswoman Stephanie Madsen defended the industry in the article, "Bering Sea pollock fleet faces closure over salmon...


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