Court documents show that law enforcement officials confiscated 5,170 pounds of chum salmon from the fishing vessel Vigilant, of which Thorstenson was the captain.
The size of the harvest was close to average, but the value of the crab was exceptional.
Mushroom hunting is about knowing what to look for — and knowing the risks.
The nurse says she was fired four days after filing an internal ethics complaint on the hospital’s anonymous tip line.
A Canadian mining company is exploring claims near the small town of Pelican on Chichagof Island.
The most any single business could receive would be $40,000.
Orthione griffenis, or O. griffenis, eventually kills its host shrimp, and soon the remaining shrimp can’t find each other to reproduce, rendering a blue mud shrimp population extinct.
The owners of Alaska Pure Sea Salt Company recently revamped their website in a bid to gain more online commerce. With their new web presence prepared for heavier traffic, the couple took to social media to promote their product and get the word out about their salt.
Sealaska Corporation and The Nature Conservancy have set aside $10 and $7 million respectively in seed money to help support the fund.
The shortest link between Southeast Alaska and the North American road system could open as early as next May.