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Sand Point loses its police force; the Alaska Legislature nears compromise on a capital budget, and the Republican healthcare bill moves forward in the U.S. Senate. [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: KUCB Unalaska Newscasts
By: Naomi KloudaAlaska Journal of CommercePost date: Wed, 07/26/2017 - 12:18pm A jar of Kelp Salsa by Barnacle Foods. Based in Juneau, the company harvests wild kelp to make innovative foods such as salsas, pickles, and spice blends. (Photo/Courtesy/Barnacle Foods) [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: AJOC Fisheries
By: Laine WelchFish Factor/For the JournalPost date: Wed, 07/26/2017 - 12:17pmAs state lawmakers mull ways to update permitting laws to protect salmon habitat, a dual sweepstakes is using text messaging and social media as the means to keep more fishermen informed. “One of the things we've learned over the past two [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: AJOC Fisheries
Alaska's commercial salmon harvesters delivered nearly 94 million fish to processors through July 25, according to preliminary harvest data compiled by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G). That total includes some 48 million sockeyes − 37 million of which are from Bristol Bay − and nearly 30 million [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: Fishermens News Online
The director of NOAA's marine debris program, Nancy Wallace, says that all marine debris comes from humans and thus, for the most part, can be prevented.Wallace was one of three people testifying on July 25 before the Senate subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries and Coast Guard, which was exploring solutions [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: Fishermens News Online
Organizers of the Sitka Seafood Festival are planning a series of events from August 1 to 19 in celebration of wild Alaska seafood, with proceeds to fund efforts to help more young fishermen participate in commercial fisheries.The festival, which began in 2009, has been adopted by the Alaska Sustainable Fisheries [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: Fishermens News Online
United Fishermen of Alaska (UFA) is using text messaging to keep commercial fishermen informed about salmon habitat developments requiring quick action, and offering prizes for those signing in to stay updated.It's all part of UFA's Salmon Habitat Information Program (SHIP) summer sweepstakes.“Fishermen care deeply about all issues related to salmon [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: Fishermens News Online
These are the lines for Amalga for July 27th. There is a personal use Red Crab fishery starting on the 27th at 5am, so please be considerate of boats trying to exit the launch area; there will likely be a dramatic increase in sports boats in the area. GREAT [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: SE AK Seiners Association
An eagle takes out a drone in Unalaska; Alaska's credit rating falls; and labeling requirements still prevent genetically engineered salmon in the U.S. [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: KUCB Unalaska Newscasts
It's filing time to run for city office; a Bethel local takes Yup'ik to NASA; and the U.S. House approves the King Cove Road. [...]
Mon, Jul 24, 2017
Source: KUCB Unalaska Newscasts

 

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