Monday, June 1, 2015
Showdown in Sitka
A possible tightening of Bering Sea halibut bycatch limits headlines this week’s North Pacific Fishery Management Council meeting.
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
Alaska’s budget battle
Gov. Bill Walker begins mailing mass layoff notices to state employees as legislators continue haggling over spending plans.
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Small fish, small payoff
The waters near the Alaska village of Togiak this year produced a big herring catch of 21,594 tons, but the fishery value was only $1.08 million ex-vessel.
Thursday, June 4, 2015
Copper River Seafoods discusses its processing plans at Naknek on the east side of Bristol Bay.
Friday, June 5, 2015
A partial government shutdown could mean less fishing time, Alaska’s commercial fisheries director says.