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Drug Enforcement Agency

Heroin laced with fentanyl here too, says Bristol Bay law enforcement

AST sergeant Luis Nieves says the deadlier narcotic is here, and suppliers are pushing sales as fishing season earnings and BBNC dividend checks put more cash in the market.
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Plankton population and the power of pink salmon

After combing through data from the Aleutian Islands, a scientist has discovered an unexpected relationship between plankton and pink salmon. Although plankton might seem like an ecological afterthought, biological oceanographer Sonia Batten disagrees. She calls them the most important organisms in the ocean.
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Bristol Bay and Beyond, Aug. 19, 2016

This week, an update from Quinhagak following series of heroin overdoses. Plus, how translation at polling sites is going around Bristol Bay, boating safety, and Raina Thiele joins for our Friday conversation.
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The newest representation of Bristol Bay sockeye is a seven-sided geometrical shape with a single-line salmon head inside it. 

DCCED

Despite a delay to allow more time for the public to weigh in on a staff report and the comments its generated, competing petitions to annex parts of the Nushagak fishing district should be considered this fall.

Drug Enforcement Agency

AST sergeant Luis Nieves says the deadlier narcotic is here, and suppliers are pushing sales as fishing season earnings and BBNC dividend checks put more cash in the market.

Meghan Redmond

School year starts with high school programs in Aleknagik, Twin Hills.

Gov. Bill Walker has put a hold on his plan to move some functions of CFEC over to Fish and Game.

KDLG: Assistant district attorney Pamela Dale dismissed a drug trafficking charge against Chelsea Sam, 23, of Dillingham.

Robert C. Nicholai, 53, arrested on charges he touched three children after luring them into his home.

Credit (Christian Sardet/CNRS/Tara Expeditions)

After combing through data from the Aleutian Islands, a scientist has discovered an unexpected relationship between plankton and pink salmon. Although plankton might seem like an ecological afterthought, biological oceanographer Sonia Batten disagrees. She calls them the most important organisms in the ocean.

Tuallu! Are You Ready For This Yup'ik Rap Single?

Aug 26, 2016
KYUK

Yup’ik rap has hit Facebook, and people are loving it.

KDLG

From Port Alsworth to Perryville and from Koliganek to Togiak, 1474 students in public schools around Bristol Bay are back in classrooms. No schools closed this year, and for some, enrollment is up a bit.

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