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As Alaska’s largest private‐sector employer, commercial fishing is a major contributor to employment and wages.  Read More

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AK Roadless Rule – Gov’s committee & USFS meetings

UFA Salmon Habitat Information Program (SHIP) Here are two recent announcements regarding the USFS Alaska Roadless Rule. See below for opportunity to serve on the Governor's advisory committee, attend USFS briefing meetings coming soon throughout Southeast and Anchorage, and provide comments directly to USFS....
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Vote While You Fish – August 17, 2018

August 21 Alaska Primary Election - Have you voted yet? The state Primary Elections are Tuesday August 21.  If you'll be in your home district be sure to vote… for info see Polling Place lookup & 2018 Primary Election Candidate List – District Search & 2018 Primary Election Sample Ballot by District  
  If you are not in your home district you can still vote three ways - this weekend, Monday or Election day: 1.Absentee In-Person & Early Voting Ballots for all of Alaska’s 40 voting districts are available this weekend and Monday at regional elections offices in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Nome and Wasilla. Also, on Election day Tuesday you can vote the ballot for any district at airports in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Ketchikan, Kodiak and Sitka.  For details see Absentee Voting Locations & dates of availability for the primary 2.Absentee voting by Fax and Electronic Transmission Note that electronic voting through the online portal is...
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Vote While You Fish!

Commercial fishermen, crew, processing workers, and others in the fishing industry can make a significant impact on elections. Learn about candidates, their positions on issues, and let candidates know what matters to you, your business, and your family. THEN VOTE.

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Vote while you fish – Register or change your registration before July 22 for the August 21 Primary.

Voter Registration Information Deadline July 22 to register or change your registration, to be eligible to vote in the August 21 primary. Candidates for Alaska Governor, Lt. Gov, U.S. House, 40 State House and 10 State Senate seats will compete in the primary election to become their party’s nominee in the November 6th general election. Registered voters have two ballot choices. To vote the Republican Primary ballot you must be registered Republican, Nonpartisan or Undeclared. Any registered voter may vote the combined Democratic, Libertarian, and Alaska Independence party ballot. Sample ballots have been posted - see http://www.elections.alaska.gov/Core/Archive/SampleBallot_2018_Primary.php Find out if you’re registered to vote and lookup your polling place location here:  https://myvoterinformation.alaska.gov/  (you must use your full middle name if it is included in your registration or it will not match.) Thousands of Alaskans are...
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