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Nowhere in the world do people have more say in shaping fisheries policy than in Alaska. While the outcomes might get mixed rants and reviews, no one is ever denied the chance to state ideas, concerns and gripes to decision-makers.Laine Welch
Although suing is always a last resort, you had a contract with your employer for a job, and bullies not only forced you out, they cost you bonuses and a raise. Lynne Curry
It's been a year since the Pebble Partnership lost two major investors, taking with them numerous jobs in a region that had few to begin with. Now the communities are adjusting to their new reality.Suzanna Caldwell

It's been a year since the Pebble Partnership lost two major investors, taking with them numerous jobs in a region that had few to begin with. Now the communities are adjusting to their new reality.

Tara Young
The price for pinks, posted at about 28 cents per pound, seems too low to generate much of a post-sockeye fishing effort by many Bristol Bay fishermen.Dave Bendinger
From 3-D printers to workshops to "Shark Tank" on a train, Alaska Entrepreneurship Week offers a variety of opportunities for inventors, dreamers and would-be tycoons.Sean Doogan
As the oil tax debate rages on, Alaska's iconic oil pipeline system hit a milestone this month; it has now moved 17 billion barrels of North Slope crude oil.Wesley Loy
The availability of inexpensive troll permits gives the Southeast Alaska chinook fishery an everyman feel.Brendan Jones
The Mat-Su Borough ferry has been sitting at the dock for so long it needs sea life scraped off its hulls and other repairs to help attract buyers, the port director says. Zaz Hollander
On the Yukon River, fishermen scooped up tens of thousands of salmon in a new commercial dipnet fishery that spares king salmon. On the Kuskokwim, the fish were elusive, and dipnets have not been embraced as a new gear method for subsistence.Lisa Demer

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