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Reeling in the Lottery long, the big fish was caught once in the 30 years of special tagged prizes. On opening day of the 1996 derby, Maggie Hall caught a small tagged coho. She had to wait for the number to be checked to learn that she had won the big prize...
Derby 2001 opens tomorrow probably be pretty typical," said Bethers. Sometimes the smallest fish are the biggest winners though. In 1996 Maggie Hall brought in a 7.9-pound salmon that turned out to be worth $100,000 because it had the winning tag. Last weekend...
Somewhere out there ...

...the opening Friday of the 1996 derby, Juneau resident Maggie Hall was fishing with her husband, David, on their 36-foot...Foxy Lady, when they caught a small tagged coho. Maggie Hall said she didn't think much of it and was going to turn...
Winner's Tales

...and living expenses. While Gundersen had the biggest fish, someone else had the biggest prize of 1996. That year, Maggie Hall won $100,000 by pulling in a 7-pound, 2-ounce silver salmon carrying a special tag sponsored by Ranier Brewing...
Salmon derby follows record year

...tagged fish before during the derby, he said. Last year, Mal Linthwaite caught one of the $1,000 tagged fish. Maggie Hall caught the $100,000 tagged salmon in 1996. Derby participants who donate fish will receive a scholarship ticket that...
Annual salmon stampede begins

...How about me?' If I got the $100,000, there wouldn't be much for me; I'd give them all a share.'' Maggie Hall gets her boat, the Foxy lady, ready at Auke Bay harbor today. Hall is the all-time derby money winner, as a result...
Beason, 12, has Derby lead

...the second time he can remember a tagged fish being caught during the derby weekend. The other time was in 1996 when Maggie Hall caught a 7.9-pound coho that had the special $100,000 tag. He said there were some tagged fish caught after...
Beason's fish hold up Barton and M'Iva Rickey said the only tagged fish turned in before this year was the $100,000 coho caught by Maggie Hall in 1996, the derby's 50th anniversary. This year two $1,000 tagged fish were caught, including one by Sam Stockdale...
Neighbors mailbox

...We greatly appreciate the volunteer support of master gardeners: Susanne Williams, Scott Lafavour, Wendy Swedell, Maggie Hall, Sue Nielson, Judy Hauck, Linda Squibb, Patricia Wherry, Janet Smoker, Betty Marriott, Alison Elgee, Nan Schonenbach...
Past winners of the Golden North Salmon Derby

...Alfred Cook, Juneau, 33.5 lbs. 1995 Betty Niemi, Juneau, 30 lbs. 1996* Peter Gundersen, Juneau, 31.1 lbs. *Maggie Hall caught $100,000 tagged fish 1997 Shane Rear, Juneau, 31.2 lbs. 1998 Michael Scott Kelly, Haines, 30.4 lbs...


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