Monthly Archives: October 2007

Dutch Harbor, the Crabbroker, and Captain Blake Painter

(photo courtesy of AlaskaSteve) Even before the Crabbroker has the opportunity to return from his “Crab Connoisseur Tour” held in Dutch Harbor, Alaska this last weekend, it can surely be said that many people–fishermen, skippers, and food industry insiders partook … Continue reading

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“Deadliest Catch” to be syndicated

That’s right, in approximately 1 1/2 years, “Deadliest Catch”  will be a very popular weekend show on other channels.  This is a first for Discovery, and what’s interesting is that potentially as we’re watching season 5 on Discovery, other channels … Continue reading

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2007 Bristol Bay Red King Crab Fleet

This is the entire list of the pre-registered fishing vessels for the Bristol Bay King Crab season according to the Alaska Department of Fish & Game.  If you’re a Bering sea fishermen most will probably sound familiar and if you’re a … Continue reading

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Captain Keith Colburn and the F/V Wizard

Article reprinted with written permission of Margaret Bauman of the Alaska Journal of Commerce.  Article written by by Margaret Bauman DEADLIEST CATCH CAPTAIN SAYS CRAB RATIONALIZATION WORKS Veteran crab boat Capt. Keith Colburn was out on the cold, choppy waters … Continue reading

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“Deadliest Catch” Captains seen about Dutch Harbor

We’re almost two weeks in the Bristol Bay Red King Crab season of 2007.  The fishing vessels have gone out fishing and have come back to Dutch Harbor to unload.  These “Deadliest Catch” skippers are also taking part in the Crabbroker’s tour, and they’re … Continue reading

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Seattle Pacific Marine Expo goes very “deadly” this year!

Just when it seemed as if all of the “Deadliest Catch” fishermen would be away for a while and we wouldn’t have any events to attend or read about, we now have an official appearance in the making:  The Pacific … Continue reading

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