June 26, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast The Alaska Legislature passed a budget and avoided a government shutdown. What happens now? Alaska Dispatch News by Lisa Demer, Tegan Hanlon – June 26, 2017 It took more than five months, but the long-gridlocked Alaska Legislature finally

June 22, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast Alaska halibut allocations are treading; strong spawns for blackcod National Fishermen by Charlie Ess – June 21, 2017 Though some feared the season would be waylaid with setbacks tied to the new Trump administration, Alaska’s halibut and blackcod

June 21, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast As Bristol Bay’s quality standards evolve, skippers weigh investment in onboard chilling KDLG by Nick Ciolino – June 20, 2017 As more processors stop canning and require chilled fish, RSW systems give boat captains more control over their

June 20, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast Walker calls 2nd special session to avert a state government shutdown, puts fiscal measures aside Alaska Dispatch News by Nathaniel Herz – June 17, 2017 JUNEAU — The Alaska Legislature on Friday finished its first special session and

June 19, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast In a Bering Sea battle of killer whales vs. fishermen, the whales are winning Alaska Dispatch News by Suzanna Caldwell – June 19, 2017 In the Bering Sea, near the edge the continental shelf, fishermen are trying to