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Assembly hopes to attract more federal research jobs to Juneau

Assembly hopes to attract more federal research jobs to JuneauA city task force will study the issue and report to the assembly in six months.

U.S. pushes international ban on arctic fishing

U.S. pushes international ban on arctic fishingThe United States is gathering support for an international moratorium on commercial fishing in the Arctic Ocean.

Political solution sought for China geoduck ban

Political solution sought for China geoduck banThe ban has been in place since mid-December, when Chinese officials claimed they found high toxin and arsenic levels in geoducks from Washington State and from dive areas around Ketchikan.

Judge hears arguments over Juneau cruise ship docks

Judge hears arguments over Juneau cruise ship docksThe ongoing dispute between the Alaska Commercial Fishermen’s Memorial and the City and Borough of Juneau continued in court on Monday.

Big inventory of Alaska pink salmon presents marketing challenge

Big inventory of Alaska pink salmon presents marketing challengeThe record setting pink salmon catch in Alaska last year has left seafood processing companies with several year’s worth of inventory of canned product, although not all of the pink salmon winds up in a can.

Reifenstuhl: Regional hatcheries return investment seven-fold

Reifenstuhl: Regional hatcheries return investment seven-foldSoutheast Alaska's hatchery programs are a critical part of the success of commercial fisheries says Reifenstuhl.

Meet the greatest dating service agent in Iceland’s fishing industry

Meet the greatest dating service agent in Iceland’s fishing industryIf your a fisheries business in Iceland, Thor Sigfusson is kind of like your wingman.

Summit aims to spark collaboration, new ideas in SE Alaska’s economy

Summit aims to spark collaboration, new ideas in SE Alaska’s economyJEDC's 3rd annual Innovation Summit is Wednesday and Thursday at Juneau's Centennial Hall.

Southeast commercial halibut catch increased for 2014

Southeast commercial halibut catch increased for 2014Southeast Alaska’s commercial halibut catch limit is going up.

Commercial fishing film festival celebrates third year

Commercial fishing film festival celebrates third yearThere’s a big mix of commercial fishing footage in Alaska and elsewhere, from the historical to the hysterical online this week for the Third Annual Commercial Fishing Film Festival.