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Fisherman's Memorial thanks community

...Blessing.The members of the Fishermen's Memorial Board of Directors who deserve special thanks are Linnea Osborne, Tom Gemmell, Melissa Museth, Carl Brodersen, Tisa Becker and Jennifer Nebert. This year Tisa Becker and her fisherman husband...
Red Cross holds its annual meeting

...Red Cross held its annual meeting Sept. 25. The following officers were elected for 2002: Beth Chapman, chair; Tom Gemmell, vice chair; Ben Prater, secretary; Dante Reyes, Treasurer; and Bud Jaeger, pas Chair. Mike Dalessi and Larry...
Fishing industry planning trade show for January

...that support the Southeast fishing industry and lectures and workshops on a variety of topics, said committee chairman Tom Gemmell. "It's mostly to give local businesses an opportunity to interact with commercial fishermen and vice versa. We're...
Storis maritime museum backers want a downtown site

...Thursday about the group and that status of the ship. Geldholf said Capt. Ed Page, retired from the Coast Guard, Capt. Tom Gemmell, retired from the Coast Guard, Jim Loback, who served in the Coast Guard and on the Storis, and David Benton, who...
Report: Genetically modified fish could pose danger

...considerable risk of ecologic hazards" if genetically modified fish enter natural ecosystems, the report concluded. Tom Gemmell, executive director of United Fishermen of Alaska in Juneau, said the report strengthens the case against fish farms...
Blessing of the Fleet set for Saturday

...available to lay on the water or the memorial. Immediately following the blessing, the Twisted Fish will host a free community brunch and reception. For more information, contact Tom Gemmell at 723-3358 or Bruce Weyhrauch at 723-4725.
Salmon fishermen reconsider taboos to save way of life

...many are struggling against rising debt. "The value of salmon has dropped 50 percent in the last two years," said Tom Gemmell, executive director of the Juneau-based trade association United Fishermen of Alaska. "That's a pretty good drop...
Fishing group wants support

...a gas station attendant decide how the state's oil and gas industry should operate," said UFA Executive Director Tom Gemmell. "We want to make sure there's fair representation."
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...would buy out some of the smaller guys, reducing the fleet size in that way instead of establishing a moratorium.'' Tom Gemmell, director of the Halibut Coalition, a commercial fishing organization, said the council should study the proposal...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...lifeblood" of many small towns in Prince William Sound. "What would Cordova be without commercial fishing?" he asked. Tom Gemmell, executive director of the United Fishermen of Alaska, accused the Washington, D.C.-based group of trying to...


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