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2019 Bristol Bay sockeye harvest forecast is 27.6M

State biologists are forecasting a run of 40.18 million red salmon into Bristol Bay in 2019, with a harvest of 27.6 million fish. While the...

Gillam remembered for his humanitarian gifts

To many Alaskans, and those far beyond in the global world of finance, Bob Gillam was best known as the founder of McKinley Capital...

Tribes urge protection of ancient villages

Tribal groups are calling on the state of Alaska to protect culturally important ancestral Native villages bordering on Cook Inlet by adding conditions to...

CDQ executive warns of threat to rural Alaska

Climate change, the state’s fiscal crisis and the relevance of rural communities to the rest of the country spell big trouble for rural Alaska...

Seafood issues on tap for SWAMC meeting

Fisheries marketing, policy issues and a legislative update are on the agenda for the second day of the annual Southwest Alaska Municipal Conference’s annual...

Fishing industry backs Chris Oliver for NMFS director

A coalition of commercial fishing, Native and environmental entities is backing Chris Oliver, executive director of the North Pacific Fishery Management Council, to become...