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Winning king 'hit like a ton of bricks'

The 37.05-pound king salmon that longtime Juneau fisherman Kyle D. Sage caught off the rocks on North Douglas has netted him first place in this year's 19th annual Spring King Salmon...
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Study: Tongass transition stalled

...they're selling 30 million a year ... Timber sale is the only thing the industry lacks."Kirk Hardcastle, a Juneau fisherman who serves on the Forest Service's Tongass Advisory Board, said the timber industry has been relying too heavily...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

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Juneau fisherman looks for peace, memories in his work

When the countdown began, 10 seconds from the start of the 1st Annual Quick Draw Saturday afternoon at Centennial Hall, Juneau artist Mark Vinsel studied his photograph and steadied himself. "I was shaking a little bit," said Vinsel, 46, a four-times-a-week fisherman and the office manger for United Alaska Fishermen. "I had a cup of coffee this morning and no breakfast. The other reason was, I was just a little nervous doing something like this."
Photo: Launch-time

Juneau fisherman Keegan McCarthy applies anti-fouling paint Monday to the hull of his 38-foot fishing boat, Ocean Point, near the University of Alaska Southeast Marine Tech Center. McCarthy spent Monday preparing his boat for launching today.
Banner year for salmon trollers

Juneau fisherman Mark Stopha feels like a lucky guy. As a new fisherman, he doesn't have to pine for the "good old days" of Alaska fishing...
After hour-long battle, Juneau fisherman brings home a whopper

Bob Vidic's battle with a fish more than twice his size left him so exhausted he could barely hold onto the boat railing.
Safety training offered for Juneau fisherman

JUNEAU - The Alaska Marine Safety Education Association will offer a free 10-hour fishing vessel safety and drill conductor course from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 16, at the Bill Ray Center, 1108 F St.
Black cod farming alarms fishermen

When Juneau fisherman Paula Terrel looks ahead, she sees the potential for the Pacific Ocean's successful black cod commercial fisheries to go the...
Search for missing fishermen will resume

The Alaska State Troopers plan to resume searching for Juneau fisherman Rick Nebert and his crewman, Matthew Young of Sitka, who have been missing since their boat disappeared after a brief mayday...


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