Four fishermen are running for seats on the board of the Bristol Bay Regional Seafood Development Association.
Federal officials are asking a California court to throw out a lawsuit challenging the Pacific groundfish trawl IFQ program.
A bill introduced in Juneau would establish a 12.5 percent royalty on seafood caught commercially in Alaska.
Industry players raise concerns over a bill that would substantially increase levies on Alaska seafood processors.
Congress and the president have turned back a rule that would have required all commercial fishing boats working offshore to carry self-inflating life rafts.