Two fishermen recently learned that commercial trolling out of season – even by a single day - can be expensive.
Southeast Alaska’s commercial troll fishing fleet will have to stand down for a few days, starting this weekend.
The crew of a seiner is okay after their fishing vessel capsized in the Prince William Sound earlier this week.
Wrangell’s new boat lift is the second biggest in Alaska and is expected to boost the former logging town’s growing marine industry. The 300-ton lift last week tested its upper limit.
Contractors on Thursday demolished and removed the covered, front entrance of the 47-year-old Alaska State Museum in Juneau.
GCI has completed its purchase of three television stations in Sitka, Juneau and Ketchikan. The deal means the telecom giant now owns almost every commercial TV station in Southeast Alaska.
Southeast Alaska’s commercial troll fishing fleet will have another crack at king salmon in August even with a big haul from the first Chinook opening in July.
The intensifying competition between Alaska Airlines and rival Delta Air Lines in the Western skies does not seem to be hurting the bottom line of either company.