NOAA is opening public comment on a plan to relax Steller sea lion protections and allow more commercial fishing in the western Aleutian Islands.
Fishing restrictions this year have hit many families hard.
The first returns of hatchery chum salmon are showing up in fishing nets in Southeast Alaska this month.
A hatchery in the Southeast community of Kake is closing its doors this month and has released its final chum, pink and coho salmon.
For 32 communities inside the Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge, enforcement is being carried out not by the state, but by the federal officers.
In Congress yesterday, a bill that would allow foreign students to work in Alaska fish processing plants cleared a major committee.
Four weeks into salmon fishing restrictions, the atmosphere along the Kuskokwim River is tense.
Some subsistence users blame gold miners and regulators for failing to take into account the negative impacts mining is having on other resources around Nome.
Capt. Shannan Greene took over for Capt. Scott Bornemann at a ceremony Friday at Centennial Hall