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  1. Scott McMurren: By car, by boat or by air: Get ready for your Alaska adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Elias National Park. About 20 miles south of Glennallen on the Richardson Highway, you'll see the sign for Chitina on the Edgarton Highway. It's paved all the way to Chitina. If you don't want to drive 60 miles on a gravel road, you can fly with ...

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  2. Anchorage man gets 2 1/2 years for faking injuries to collect disability checksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... and changing weather conditions, he allegedly said. Less than two weeks later, he went dipnetting for salmon in Chitina, a community on the west bank of the Copper River, and caught 20 red salmon. About a week later, Agcaoili went on another ...

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  3. Alaskan claimed 'unbearable' physical disability, went fishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... He also reportedly used a cane to walk. But less than two weeks later, he allegedly went dipnetting for salmon in Chitina, a small community on the west bank of the Copper River, and caught 20 red salmon. About a week later, Agcaoili went on another ...

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  4. Personal use, sport anglers need equal voice on boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Homer News

    ... major personal use and sportfishing organizations in the state, including the statewide Alaska Outdoor Council, the Chitina Dipnetters Association, the Southcentral Alaska Dipnetters Association, the Mat-Su Fish and Wildlife Commission, the ...

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  5. Balance of voices is key to successful Alaska Board of FisheriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... major personal-use and sportfishing organizations in the state, including the statewide Alaska Outdoor Council, the Chitina Dipnetters Association, the Southcentral Alaska Dipnetters Association, the Mat-Su Fish and Wildlife Commission, the ...

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  6. Voices of the Peninsula: Equal voice for personal use, sport anglers key on Board of FisheriesRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... major personal use and sportfishing organizations in the state, including the statewide Alaska Outdoor Council, the Chitina Dipnetters Association, the Southcentral Alaska Dipnetters Association, the Mat-Su Fish and Wildlife Commission, the ...

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  7. Guest Commentary: Equal voice for personal use and sport anglers is key on Board of FisheriesRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... major personal use and sportfishing organizations in the state, including the statewide Alaska Outdoor Council, the Chitina Dipnetters Association, the Southcentral Alaska Dipnetters Association, the Mat-Su Fish and Wildlife Commission, the ...

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  8. An Outdoor View: Fish boardRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... between slim and none. I doubt that Ruffner reckoned on the political clout of the Alaska Outdoor Council and the Chitina Dipnetters Association, or that of Anchorage and Matanuska/Susitna legislators. These relatively new players have become game ...

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  9. Fish Factor: Stoltze fights for personal use priority, other fish bills moveRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... goal." The issue is driven primarily by the salmon demands of users at the Kenai and Kasilof rivers, and the popular Chitina dipnet fishery at Copper River. "I'm more sympathetic to those in streams who see commercial fishermen taking tonnage where ...

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  10. History of Kennecott Copper in Alaska has lessons for todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... rich underground copper deposit in central Chile; and the rich deposits in the Wrangell Mountains above the Chitina River headwaters. All were eventually brought into the Kennecott Copper Corp. The four men were Stephen Birch, who developed the ...

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  11. Reading the NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... The Ahtna had been involved in copper manufacturing and trading for hundreds of years. Their copper river was the Chitina, tributary to the outsider-named Copper River (in local dialect, "chiti" was copper, "na" river). By 1911, when large-scale ...

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  12. Chitina dipnet limit raised; other PWS changes rejectedRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Chitina personal use fishermen will have an increased bag limit in 2015, one of just a few changes made at the triennial Board of Fisheries meeting for the Prince William Sound, Upper Copper River and Upper Susitna River region. During its five-day meeting in Cordova, the board heard 57 proposals for changes to the region's fisheries.

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  13. Fish board boosts limits for salmon dipnetters on Copper RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Chitina dipnetters will see catch limits boosted next year thanks to a somewhat surprising vote by the Alaska Board of Fisheries. Meeting this week in Cordova -- a commercial fishing community where dipnetters are about as welcome as the December rain at Alyeska Ski Resort -- the board voted 4 to 3 to bring limits for the Copper River east of Anchorage in line with those for the Kenai River south of the state's largest city.

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  14. Stars of Alaska reality TV show charged with PFD fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... 24-year-old Gabriel Brown and 22-year-old Noah Brown . The Brown family once lived together in a subdivision outside Chitina. The property was abandoned after filming ended in late 2012. The family moved to a boat in Southeast Alaska, but it sank at ...

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