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Sport fish report for the week of July 28

...catching fewer adult king salmon and more feeder kings this past week compared to previous months. Catches came from South Shelter, the backside of Douglas Island and False Point Retreat. Hatchery kings were also caught within the Terminal Harvest...
Sport fish report for the week of June 23

...snag or retain fish hooked elsewhere than in the mouth is prohibited.Anglers fishing on the backside of Douglas, South Shelter Island area, Lower Lynn Canal and Couverden also reported harvesting king salmon. Generally, catch rates this...
Sport fish report: It's on! Cohos being caught in fresh, salt water a good mix of fish present in both fresh and salt water. Marine boat anglers are reporting good catch rates near South Shelter Island, the backside of Douglas Island and south near Taku Inlet. Shore-based anglers are reporting good catch rates...
Sport fish report: Feeder kings still out there marine boat anglers. Reports have come in of fish being caught while trolling the backside of Douglas Island, South Shelter Island, False Retreat, Couverden and Auke Bay. Shore-based anglers are also catching fish right now at Montana Creek...
Sport fish report: Spoons, hoochies, herring picking up the silvers

...present in the marine waters near Juneau. Local boat anglers reported good catch rates while trolling in North Pass, South Shelter Island, the backside of Douglas Island, False Retreat and Doty's Cove. Anglers wishing to catch a coho salmon this...
Current sport fish fishing report for Juneau

...Douglas at False Outer Point and marine boat anglers are encountering a few fish around the waters of Douglas Island and South Shelter Island. Local reports indicate fishing is a bit slow, but there are some king salmon around if you put the time in...
Police and fire for June 18, 2013

...m. Monday, a 56-year-old woman reported the theft of a yellow mountain bike on the 4400 block of Riverside Drive.Vandalism? At 8:31 a.m. Monday, investigation continued into a report of vandalism on south Shelter Island.
Southeast area sport fish report

...harvesting king salmon around backside of Douglas and South Shelter. Halibut: Halibut in the Juneau area currently require...luck catching silvers in the backside of Douglas and South Shelter areas. Coho currently require approximately 12 rod-hours...

...Brysen and dad Deven fished until 11 a.m. near South Shelter Island, catching one smaller coho before returning...The three Mitchell boys began to troll again near South Shelter Island. Brysen baited a flayed piece of herring onto...
New halibut subsistence fishery draws 8,500 people

...customary and traditional use, and that Juneau's Natives are used to fishing for halibut off north Douglas Island and south Shelter Island. He said it's not safe for people with smaller boats to travel all the way to Berners Bay for subsistence...


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