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DIPAC thanks our community volunteers

...Sexton, Tamika Sloan, Annette Smith, Steve, Marsha and Owen Squires, Susan Tomlinson and family, Winter Torres and Nick Yurko. Special thanks to JDHS Project Choice students Thomas Tupper and Connor Rowan for their faithful service this last...
Revving up for the 57th derby

...that everything runs smoothly, he said. Listberger said more than 200 volunteers work to make the derby a success. Nick Yurko said that last year he put 500 miles on his car during the three days of the derby. He started volunteering as a fish...
35.2-pound king rules after 2 days

...Taku Smokeries reported receiving 14,280 pounds of fish on Friday, of which about 3,000 pounds were kings, said Nick Yurko, a derby official. That's the most weight for a first day in roughly the past eight years. Fishing was "very good...
Teen wins derby - again

...sponsoring the event. "We got more fish on Friday than we did for the whole derby last year," said derby fish chairman Nick Yurko. Yurko said he was excited "seeing all that fish coming in and knowing that it was going to be a good derby." He...
Winds of change?

...Hansen added. "We need to come up with a solution to spread it out and slow it down," said committee vice chairman Nick Yurko. Numerous Board of Game proposals suggest a vast array of methods for addressing the Gustavus problem. Hunters and...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...EMPIRE Archery is a family affair for Nick Yurko and Taylor Flannigan. Taylor, 3...Archives Archery is a family affair for Nick Yurko and Taylor Flannigan. Taylor, 3...Online Archery is a family affair for Nick Yurko and Taylor Flannigan. Taylor, 3...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...3,000 damage. An Eagle, driven by a man, 36, received $1,000 damage. The cars had backed into each other. Nick Yurko, fish chair of the Golden North Salmon Derby, reported directly to the Empire about 3 p.m. Saturday that several...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...2:30 it was scattering sailboats like leaves on Gastineau Channel. ``The weather went sour,'' said fish chair Nick Yurko. ``And the Coast Guard went out telling people to be careful.'' While fishermen enjoyed fresh sea breezes, derby...
Southeast fishermen reach compromise on Taku fish

...beginning Sunday in Ketchikan. "We tried to make it equal for all user groups. No one gets the whole pie," said Nick Yurko, a Juneau sport fisherman who helped devise the proposal. Two gillnetters, two trollers, two charter boat operators...
Commercial, personal-use crabbers spar over access

...Channel, Gustavus, Tenakee Springs, Elfin Cove and Sitka Sound. Juneau sportsman and Dungeness personal-use crabber Nick Yurko this month handed a petition with 91 signatures to close Echo Cove to commercial crabbing to the Juneau-Douglas Fish...


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