Copper River Salmon http://kplu.org en Fresh Copper River salmon lands in Seattle http://kplu.org/post/fresh-copper-river-salmon-lands-seattle <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.199999809265137px; line-height: 15px;">The first planeload of Copper River salmon from Cordova, Alaska, landed Friday morning at </span>Sea-Tac<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.199999809265137px; line-height: 15px;"> Airport and the Alaska Airlines pilots carried a 40-pound king to waiting chefs.</span></p><div style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.199999809265137px; line-height: 15px;"><p>The annual cook-off among local chefs this year includes Master Sgt. Robert Schulman, a 31-year Air Force Reserve chef representing the 446th Airlift Wing at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.</p> Fri, 17 May 2013 17:45:09 +0000 The Associated Press 8817 at http://kplu.org Fresh Copper River salmon lands in Seattle First Alaska Copper River salmon of the season arrive in Seattle http://kplu.org/post/first-alaska-copper-river-salmon-season-arrive-seattle <p>The first planeload of fresh Copper River salmon from Alaska arrived Tuesday morning at Sea-Tac Airport where chefs were waiting eagerly.</p><p>The Alaska Airlines pilot carried the first 45-pound fish off the plane and handed it to Frank Ragusa of Ocean Beauty Seafoods who gave it a kiss. Tue, 17 May 2011 17:05:51 +0000 The Associated Press & KPLU News Staff 1614 at http://kplu.org First Alaska Copper River salmon of the season arrive in Seattle