Coming up this week, HIV in Bristol Bay, Sen. Coghill on SB 91, Slaviq, dog mushing decline, and leaving a felony behind.

Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation

Born January 12th, Elias Nelson Nanalook is the first baby born at the Kanakanak Hospital in 2017.

Avery Lill/ KDLG

It’s been a few years since communities like Dillingham, New Stuyahok, Ekwok, or Koliganek have been able to host sled dog races, but a few mushers are working to keep alive a tradition that's declining in the region.

Avery Lill/ KDLG

Russian Orthodox around Bristol Bay celebrate Slaviq with the ancient tradition of starring.

State of Alaska DHSS

Cluster of five new cases not believed to be tied to needle sharing, but rather unprotected sexual activity.

Michael Dinneen / Alaska Native Health Consortium Board of Directors

Smith served as BBAHC board chair for 22 of her 30 years as a director, one of many roles over a nearly 50 year career. She succumbed to leukemia in Seattle Tuesday, just five days after her 70th birthday.


Updated: state troopers apprehended Devin Andrew, 19, after he had escaped custody in New Stuyahok Wednesday.


Three of five commissioners seemed to revoke support for Dillingham, Manokotak annexation plans Tuesday, granting Ekuk request for 'reconsideration' that could reverse LBC's December approval votes.


State, federal, and international agencies have been testing Alaskan seafood for Fukushima-related radiation since 2013. No detectable levels have been found.

State troopers say Danielle Dobkins, Ivon Washington, and Paul Chukwak spent two unexpected nights out in cold temperatures after a 4-wheeler broke down between Naknek and Levelock.

City of Dillingham

In Dillingham, the library has scaled down its operating hours in recent months to adjust to a smaller staff. The change is not sitting well with some patrons.

No injuries, no citations in single vehicle accident Saturday in Dillingham.

Kevin Tennyson

Dillingham pulls off 55-50 win Friday night, but Bristol Bay came roaring back Saturday morning to top the Wolverines by 19. Listen to the games here.

courtesy Lake and Peninsula Borough

Construction on the $11 million dock began in the fall and should be complete within a few weeks, says Lake and Peninsula Borough manager Nathan Hill.

Gunman in Bethel neighborhood shooting freed

Jan 6, 2017
KYUK/ Katie Basile

The plea deal agreed upon at Daniel Misner's January 5th sentencing minimizes his time served in prison.