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At Alaska Supreme Court, a session of Tracy Arm wrestling between Juneau and Petersburg

...asked tough questions of Mead and her argument.While statistics from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game show Petersburg fishermen pull the majority of fish from waters in the contested area, Juneau residents and organizations own most of the...
State gives land sought by Juneau to Petersburg

...Petersburg wants it, we want it," Botelho said.The commission appeared to give a lot of weight to testimony from Petersburg fisherman who testified about the community's historic and current use of the area. The LBC staff had earlier proposed...
Four in Juneau vie for fish council seat

...Robert Loescher, Joe Childers, John Moller and Heather McCarty. A council seat was recently vacated by longtime Petersburg fisherman Arne Fuglvog, who resigned to work in the Washington, D.C., office of U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska...
Stevens' amendment stirs ire of black cod fishermen

An amendment attached to a spending bill by U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens would give a Petersburg commercial fisherman and his partners millions of dollars worth of rights to harvest black cod.
Northwest Digest

...research at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. The squid was one of a number caught with a dip net by Petersburg fisherman Alan Otness and his crew on Sept. 18 as they baited longline gear at night. They brought back some of the creatures...
Empire editorial: Thumbs up to Murkowski; thumbs down to flying squid

...Diablo, or Red Devil. The Humboldt squid, also known as the jumbo flying squid, was no more pleasant to the Petersburg fishermen that hauled it in recently than it has been to their Mexican counterparts. So let's hope this visit was a once-in-a-lifetime...
Alaskan Editorial: Alaskans write their own history, required or not

...most of the fishing fleet, Petersburg fishermen own their own boats. They...Petersburg and Alaska affairs. Petersburg fishermen have been advisors to most...started and is still run by Petersburg fishermen. Icicle operates three floaters...
As fishing fleet grays, newcomers find price of entry high

...dollars to hundreds of thousands - and they are rising as the market price of the catch rebounds from a long slump. Petersburg fisherman Kurt Wohlhueter, 50, said he was recently looking at purchasing a 20,000-pound halibut quota - at a cost...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Petersburg fishermen busted for illegal geoduck By JAMES MacPHERSON THE JUNEAU EMPIRE Two Petersburg fishermen have been ordered by a federal...StumbleUpon Facebook Archives Two Petersburg fishermen have been ordered by a federal...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...not satisfy Gov. Tony Knowles. Knowles wants Canada to hold a public formal inquiry into its seizure July 1 of Petersburg fisherman Dale Bosworth and his boat the Lesley Ann. Knowles sent a letter Wednesday to U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine...


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