The latest from TV, Radio, and Newspapers

Add a news source

Are we missing a Chignik news source? Let us know!

Chignik Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chignik, AK.

Results 1 - 2 of 2 for "" in Chignik, AK

  1. Laine Welch: Budget cuts will affect fisheries, variety of speciesRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Cuts affecting Alaska's fisheries will be spread across all regions and species, depending on the final budget approved by state legislators. As it stands now, the total commercial fisheries budget for fiscal year 2017 from all state and federal funding sources is about $64 million, a drop of $10 million over two years.


  2. Why have so many of Alaska's Tanner crabs vanished?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    The popular January Tanner crab fishery has been called off for the third year running throughout a region that includes Kodiak, Chignik and the southern Alaska Peninsula, leaving fishermen and managers wondering where all the crab has gone. For several years, state managers have tracked a huge plug of crab that appeared poised to enter the 2016 Tanner crab fishery, but based on this summer's surveys, the crab have failed to materialize.