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What became of the Yukon kings? An in-river look

...a lot of political influence. And it seems they almost always win. That is what happened to our king salmon." Jack Schultheis, general manager of Kwik'pak Fisheries, could not agree less. Kwik'Pak Fisheries is a salmon processing operation...
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Strong chum salmon opening on lower Yukon

...fishermen turned out for the opener, in part because word had spread that subsistence fishing has been going well, said Jack Schultheis, general manager for Kwik'pak Seafoods. "They know when there's fish in the river," he said. Because of...
Salmon dining to help buy fuel for Alaska villages

...these chum hit the market, demand grew, and the price rose from less than 50 cents to 70 cents per pound, said Jack Schultheis, general manager of Kwik'pak in Emmonak. Next year, fishermen are hoping the chums will fetch more money...
Yukon salmon fishery faces tough times

...a niche in the cutthroat international salmon market. "We want to build an economy based on the fishery," said Jack Schultheis, Kwik'Pak's Anchorage-based sales manager. "We don't have anything else." Foodies are responding to the...
Alaska fisheries report decent sales overall despite rising costs

...nearly enough to meet market demand and not anywhere close to what fisheries biologists predicted they would get, said Jack Schultheis, general manager for Kwik'Pak Fisheries. To keep fishermen from taking any kings incidentally, state biologists...


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