crabbing http://www.kplu.org en Shutdown Threatens Lucrative Alaska Crab Fishery http://www.kplu.org/post/shutdown-threatens-lucrative-alaska-crab-fishery <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 15px;"><br /><span style="font-size: 15.454545021057129px;">The Alaska red king crab fishery featured on the reality show, &quot;Deadliest Catch,&quot; is facing an uncertain start because of the federal government&#39;s partial shutdown, and a late opening could have ripple effects in Japan.</span></p><p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 20:00:17 +0000 The Associated Press 10366 at http://www.kplu.org Shutdown Threatens Lucrative Alaska Crab Fishery Crabber missing off Whidbey Island http://www.kplu.org/post/crabber-missing-whidbey-island <p>COUPEVILLE, Wash. (AP) &mdash; A crab fisherman is missing from a 32-foot boat that was found empty with its motor running off Penn Cove on Whidbey Island.</p><p> Mon, 13 Feb 2012 16:06:04 +0000 The Associated Press 4138 at http://www.kplu.org