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Fisheries
4:57 pm
Fri December 26, 2014

Port Heiden moving forward with ambitious projects

Bristol Bay village completing new fish processing plant, and awaiting transfer of 64 reindeer into a new corral.

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4:45 pm
Fri December 26, 2014

Bristol Bay and Beyond, Dec 26

Low clouds obscure sunrise over the Dillingham Boat Harbor (Dec 26)
Credit Clark Fair

Thoughts on healthy choices for 2015, a visit to Port Heiden, a look at the history of reindeer in Bristol Bay, and more.

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Podcasts
3:44 pm
Fri December 26, 2014

Bristol Bay and Beyond, Dec 19

A well-earned view from atop Snake Mountain, north of Dillingham.
Credit Clark Fair

President Obama protects Bristol Bay, the importance of prenatal care, and keeping Jewish tradition in Dillingham.

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Other
3:01 pm
Fri December 26, 2014

Children's Chistmas Story Special 2014

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Podcasts
3:01 pm
Fri December 26, 2014

Bristol Bay and Beyond, Dec 12

Dillingham City Dock on a December day.
Credit Clark Fair

A longtime Bristol Bay resident passes, Pebble and EPA haggle in federal court, a visit to the Ekwok School, an update on Wood River Bridge, and that pool in Bethel.

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Crime and Safety
4:13 pm
Wed December 24, 2014

Cause of massive Bethel fire 'undetermined', says report

The massive fire destroyed a new alcohol treatment facility. Damages were estimated at over $12 million.
Credit Dean Swope, KYUK

A report from the State Fire Marshalls’ office has ruled the cause of a fire that burned the new alcohol treatment center in Bethel as ‘undetermined’.

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Environment
4:04 pm
Wed December 24, 2014

Setback for proposed mine in British Columbia

Investor pulls out, leaving developer $45 million short in plans to re-open Tulsequah Chief mine near Taku River.

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Health
2:34 pm
Wed December 24, 2014

Botulism outbreak, batch of Twin Hills seal oil to blame

From "Botulism in Alaska. A guide for physicians and health care providers." 2011.
Credit State of Alaska DHSS

"This is as concerning as it gets," says one state official, citing number of reported illnesses and the high toxicity of the seal oil.

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Environment
7:50 am
Wed December 24, 2014

American Robin spotted during Dillingham CBC

This American Robin was spotted Saturday at a home off Chuthmok Drive in Dillingham.
Credit Nathan Coutsoubos

Rare winter spotting a first for the Dillingham Christmas Bird Count, says one enthusiast.

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Crime and Safety
4:44 pm
Mon December 22, 2014

Dillingham burglaries mostly solved, say Police

Three suspects targeted boats, stores, and airlines in a mini spree of what police say was unrelated criminal activity.

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Other
7:13 am
Mon December 22, 2014

Hanukkah in Dillingham

Eric Salinger of Dillingham frying latkes at his cabin off Squaw Creek Road last Wednesday.

Eric Salinger shares his latke recipe and a few thoughts on Hanukkah tradition with KDLG on day two of the eight-day celebration.

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Environment
7:11 pm
Wed December 17, 2014

Christmas Bird Count this Saturday

Although this pine grosbeak is easily identified in this poor photo, a camera better than an iPhone is recommended (or your photo evidence is unlikely to convince your more expert friends that you really did spot a rare eyebrowed thrush at the feeder this month).

Grab binos, pen and paper, and join tens of thousands in the world's longest running citizen science survey this weekend.

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Crime and Safety
1:07 pm
Wed December 17, 2014

Togiak clinic closed after Monday night burglary

Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation says damages done during break-in may keep clinic closed for several days, limiting medical services in the village.

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Environment
5:56 pm
Tue December 16, 2014

President Obama puts Bristol Bay off limits to oil, gas development indefinitely

President signed executive order Tuesday, withdrawing oil and gas lease options in Bristol Bay, Southeast Bering Sea.

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Environment
11:01 am
Tue December 16, 2014

Cornell researchers want your dead mice (if there are any)

Could mice DNA hold clues to previously undocumented historical events and migrations in Alaska?

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