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Legislature confirms most of Walker's picks

...voted 29-30 against confirming Board of Fisheries appointee Robert Ruffner. In 2013, Board of Fisheries nominee Vince Webster was also voted down by a 29-30 vote.Allocations among different user groups were at the forefront of Ruffner's...
State | AK legislature
Management challenge: 'Fish wars' escalate as king productivity ebbs

...days of the legislative session when his nomination of Vince Webster to a second term on the Board of Fisheries was rejected...with legislators who were convinced to vote against Vince Webster, a Dec. 4 resolution passed by the Kenai Peninsula...
State | AK legislature
Legislature confirms fish board incumbents

...administration."Johnson, of Dillingham, was appointed last year after the legislature did not confirm former member Vince Webster. He was confirmed earlier this legislative session.Jensen has been on the Board of Fisheries since 2003, Jeffrey...
Scapegoating Webster is a setback for Cook Inlet

...confirmed 87 of 88 appointments put forth by Gov. Sean Parnell and rejected a third term for Board of Fisheries member Vince Webster by a single vote.Not that relations between commercial and sport stakeholders in Cook Inlet weren't frosty prior...
Board of Fish member rejected in close vote

...opposition to their respective confirmations, one gubernatorial appointee was rejected in a close 30-29 vote.Claude "Vince" Webster, a King Salmon resident and gillnetter whom Parnell named to a third term on the Board of Fisheries last month...
Pebble Mine hearing begins

...board is still very concerned about the Pebble Mine development because of its potential magnitude," board chair Vince Webster wrote legislative leaders earlier this year. Mine opponents and proponents "have publicly stated that this development...
Parnell's choice to lead DFG approved

...and former executive director of the Alaska Outdoor Council. At the Dec. 21 meeting, Board of Fisheries Chairman Vince Webster of King Salmon - who was also a member of the subcommittee that conducted interviews - said interviews with both candidates...
Fisheries Board OKs ban on felt-soled boots

...have an invasive species problem, Outside fishermen introduce the highest hazard to state waters, Board Chairman Vince Webster, of King Salmon, said. "We're putting a large financial burden on our population that may not even be needed...
Board keeps status quo in sport fisheries

...harvests about 4 percent of the coho run, 2.5 percent by setnetters and 1.6 percent by drifters. Board chairman Vince Webster, of King Salmon, spoke against the restricted fishing period. He said the fixed closure window on Tuesdays for commercial...
Board of Fisheries rejects 6 setnetter appeals against Kenai salmon closure

...the fishing closures aimed at protecting king salmon."Some of the best minds are working on this," board member Vince Webster said during Thursday's emergency meeting. "To ask us to do something last minute for a couple of days into the...


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