Monday, May 15, 2017

Alaska's fiscal predicament

Lawmakers in Juneau have voted down a state income tax.

Third period set for Prince William Sound pot shrimp

Rep. Edgmon concerned with settlement of Pebble lawsuit

Looking for answers three months after F/V Destination loss

Bill introduced to ban oil tankers from B.C. north coast

With no relief funds in sight, Calif. fishermen mull next steps


Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Kings come up short

Southeast Alaska trollers fail to catch their limit of Chinook salmon for the winter season.

Togiak herring season ends as gillnet fishery closes

Weather radio signal goes down in Sitka

Boat owners, beware this vessel documentation pitch

APICDA announces new leadership at Cannon Fish Co.

Kodiak embraces commercial harvest of kelp

Coast Guard crew frees entangled sea turtles in Eastern Pacific Ocean


Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Commodity clearance

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is planning to buy another lot of canned pink salmon.

Alaska Legislature OKs fish board and other appointees

DFO invites comment on draft albacore management plan

With state OK, Pacific Seafood buys Trident's Newport plant

Pacific Seafood press release on Newport plant acquisition

Northern California rock crab fishery closure extended

Report: Many California salmon, trout species face extinction

Coast Guard reauthorization bill introduced in Senate

Editorial: Science investment needed to track marine toxin


Thursday, May 18, 2017

Copper River mania

Anticipation is running high for Alaska's first gillnet-caught
salmon of 2017.

Fish board declines emergency action on Copper kings

Norton Sound bait herring fishery opens

Hatchery plans stir debate in Homer

ASMI marketing update

Feds and Walmart allege canned tuna prices fixed

Opinion: It's up to us to protect Alaska salmon now


Friday, May 19, 2017

'Where have all the salmon gone?'

A California committee has set a May 24 hearing on the crisis facing the state's fisheries.

Seiner does serious damage to Ketchikan harbor float

Fish board appointees confirmed, but Jensen draws objections

'Alaska Fisheries Report' from KMXT in Kodiak

Sig Hansen arrested after alleged assault on Uber driver

Column: Russian extremists want Alaska back