The battle between subsistence users and the commercial fleet in the Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery took center stage during the public comment portion of the state Board of Fisheries meeting being held in Ketchikan. At issue are two proposals to establish subsistence-only zones for herring in Sitka Sound. Deanna Garrison has this report.
Sides in herring debate take case to Board of Fish
Walker’s talk focused on his current job as general counsel to the Alaska Gasline Port Authority rather than his campaign, but he did stray a couple of times into politics. more