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From the Alaska State Troopers:Location: SewardType: Death investigationThe U.S. Coast Guard notified the Alaska State Troopers of a death on a fishing vessel. The F/V Lady Angela was located near Shelikof Strait. Crewmembers aboard the vessel reported the captain, David Duarte, 62, of Seward, had passed away. Troopers met the [...]
Fri, May 12, 2017
Source: Deckboss
Maggie Wall/KMXT Togiak herring is a done deal for seiners, but gillnetters are still on the grounds fishing. Fishing kicks off in the Copper River area with restaurants in the Pacific Northwest ready to serve the year's first salmon. And halibut quota share prices are skyrocketing. All that and fish [...]
Thu, May 11, 2017
Source: KMXT Kodiak Fisheries
More than 300 fourth graders from the Anchorage School District will gather at Westchester Lagoon on May 16–18 to receive hands-on learning about what it takes for salmon to survive and complete their life cycle in the city's Chester Creek watershed and other urban streams. [...]
Wed, May 10, 2017
Source: Alaska Sea Grant News
36 teams are already entered, but there is room for a couple more if you haven't already signed up. There's a lunch at noon and a dinner around 7:30 pm with silent auction etc... if that is more your speed. All proceeds go to Seattle Children's Hospital in Chris' name. [...]
Tue, May 09, 2017
Source: SE AK Seiners Association
Spring is a great time to get outside and explore Anchorage's salmon watersheds. Alaska Sea Grant teamed up with local partners this week to teach fourth- grade students from Creekside Park Elementary about what it takes to keep salmon healthy and thriving. The students became watershed investigators at Chester Creek. [...]
Fri, May 05, 2017
Source: Alaska Sea Grant News
Fish and Game. It's almost time! Here's our management plan for the season. Subscribe to F&G News Releases HERE and get them emailed to you. Commissioner Cotten and other officials visit Petersburg and talk with USAG and fishermen. Business Members.… [...]
Fri, May 05, 2017
Source: United Southeast Alaska Gillnetter’s Association
Attention Petersburg Commercial FishermenSeveral Coast Guard Commercial Fishing Vessel Examiner will be in Petersburg conducting Fishing Vessel Dockside Exams from 1:00 PM on Tuesday, May 16th thru 1:00 PM, Friday, May 19th. These vessel examinations are free, take about an hour and help ensure your vessel is equipped with [...]
Thu, May 04, 2017
Source: SE AK Seiners Association
Maggie Wall/KMXT Salmon opens in less than two weeks, we'll have predictions and forecasts. While salmon might get a lot of press, there are tons of other fish being caught this time of year. We'll have a statewide round up of who's fishing what. Togiak herring opened, fishermen are fishing [...]
Thu, May 04, 2017
Source: KMXT Kodiak Fisheries

 

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Washington PostAlaska mountain race suspended after fatal bear attacksKTOOANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A popular wilderness race in Alaska has been suspended for a year following two deadly attacks by black bears this week, including one at a mountain race. University of Alaska Anchorage officials say the move will allow them [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Alaska
Alaska Dispatch NewsAlaska's LGBT community celebrates 40 years of prideAlaska Dispatch NewsIdentity Alaska, a nonprofit LGBT advocacy group, turns 40 years old in 2017. Identity organizes Anchorage's Pride Festival, which is capped off each year with the equality parade, an event that has grown from a handful of people in [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Alaska
Alaska Dispatch NewsSenate health-care bill faces serious resistance from GOP moderatesAlaska Dispatch NewsWASHINGTON – A small group of moderate Republican senators, worried that their leaders' health-care bill could damage the nation's social safety net, may pose at least as significant an obstacle to the measure's passage as their colleagues on [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - A statue of Secretary William Henry Seward is just days away from being installed in downtown Juneau. [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Fairbanks News Miner
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — It started with an unmarked box in a bag of books. Someone donated a bag full of old books to the Friends of the Library Amazing Bookstore last summer, but mixed in with the books was… [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Fairbanks News Miner
state farm
The art for State Farm Insurance's purported 2017 Iditarod California animal-rights activists are claiming credit for inflicting another financial blow on the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. PETA – People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals – says State Farm Insurance has bowed to pressure from activists protesting that the 1,000-mile race [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: CraigMedred.news
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A statue of Secretary William Henry Seward is just days away from being installed in downtown Juneau. [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Fairbanks News Miner
Alaska Dispatch NewsThe Alaska Legislature passed a budget and avoided a government shutdown. What happens now?Alaska Dispatch NewsFor the first time, the Legislature set the amount of the Permanent Fund dividend, settling on a figure of $1,100 per Alaskan — about half of what it would be if the state [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Alaska
Alaska Dispatch NewsThe Senate health-care bill hands big costs to AlaskaAlaska Dispatch NewsWASHINGTON — Alaska doesn't fare very well under the proposed Senate health care legislation: many Alaskans are likely to face higher premium costs or less coverage, and the state would eventually have to make deep cuts to Medicaid [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Alaska
Local students make final preparations for trip to AlaskaWWAY NewsChannel 3WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Ten local high school students are finalizing their preparations for a three week adventure in Alaska this weekend. This is all part of the Education Without Walls program put on by the National Center for Outdoor [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Alaska

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