The Brown family has lived in different communities in Alaska over the years and has burned some bridges along the way.
Last year’s haul was worth about $25 million. This year will probably be better.
Most businesses in Southeast Alaska say a lack of workforce housing is hurting their economic outlook.
Cube Cove is on the northwest side of Admiralty Island. The area was heavily logged – mostly by clear cut – in the 1980s and 90s.
The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute is a state agency with a mission to increase the economic value of Alaska seafood and create a demand for it.
It’s only the third time in the last 20 years that the season has been shortened.
Sealaska is the third of Alaska’s 12 regional Native corporations to eliminate the blood quantum requirement.