Alaska salmon managers are hoping for the best and planning for the worst as lawmakers extend into a third special session to try and agree on a state budget.
Omega Shipyard has completed conversion work on two state-of-the-art menhaden steamers, the Windmill Point and Cockrell Creek.
The Prince William Sound drift fleet, Cordova locals and other fishermen are concerned about the status of the king salmon forecast for the Copper River.
An increasing number of Louisiana shrimpers say they want state officials to take a closer look at how harvesting seasons are set.
The Coast Guard is investigating three docked fishing vessels that caught fire at a marina in Craig, Alaska, early Sunday morning.