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Auroras lure some to Alaska in winter

...90 percent of the clientele at the resort as well as the Aurora Borealis Lodge, a viewing-only facility at Cleary Summit 20 miles north of Fairbanks. "We get folks who keep coming back from Japan," said lodge operator Mok Kumagai.
King plan hacks at sports harvest

...talking about through sheer numbers charter fishermen are working against resident fishermen," he said. Dole, the lodge operator, said that although those concerns weren't part of the task force's charge from the Board of Fisheries, it did...
Charter fishermen face tight season

...six lines per boat instead of four. That "saved everybody's bacon," according to Rick Bierman, Whales' Eye Lodge operator on Shelter Island and a spokesman for Juneau charter captains. "The fuel prices are so high that by taking two people...
Juneau Empire Online Sports: Outdoors with Jim Klark 6/20/97

...Inlet areas.'' Doc Bailey in Gustavus said, ``Kings seem to be tapering off now.'' But the WT Fugarwe lodge operator added, ``Lots of halibut here at 100 to 120 feet. We have been using herring or sculpin for bait.'' If...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Fish license increase upsets Yukoners 5/4/98

...allocation of salmon that cross their borders. Not every Canadian opposes the fishing fee hike. Whitehorse area lodge operator Gary Heisler said he supports the Alaska license increase. ``I wish ours would double or triple,'' Heisler...


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