Rod Berg

Overloaded system causes underweight salmon

Regarding the underweight salmon “phenomenon” article in Friday’s Clarion, what do you expect when you overload the system? You can make all the... Read more

The birds have it

Here I sit next to the picture window watching Kelly dress down Ward Churchill and then Dinesh gives him a go also. Poor Ward, he sure can’t find... Read more

Is bed tax just the tip of the iceberg?

Many years ago, when the tax cap of $500 on any sale in the Kenai Peninsula borough was eliminated on tourism packages, the borough experienced a... Read more

Is overescapement financial or biological?

In the days and weeks ahead, we will be hearing all about “overescapement” of sockeye salmon into the Kenai River. “Too many fish will spawn on... Read more

Power boat moratorium not in proposal book

In Les Palmer’s “An Outdoor View,” May 23, “The state of the Kenai,” the author asserts the Board of Fish discussed a proposal to place a 15-year... Read more

Taxes on tourism already in place

Who opened up this can of worms again? We already have a bed tax here in the Kenai Peninsula Borough. It is called the “Moock Tax” and was adopted... Read more

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