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6:07 pm
Tue March 3, 2015

Nushagak Caribou Hunt Hindered by Low Snow

Nushagak Peninsula herd in summer.
Credit courtesy of Fish & Wildlife

With just one caribou reported so far, the winter's harvest will likely fall short of the season's 250-animal quota.

With a month left in the season, the Nushagak Peninsula caribou herd will likely go mostly un-hunted this winter. KDLG’s Hannah Colton has more:

The winter caribou hunt on the Nushagak Peninsula began on December 1st. Togiak Refuge wildlife biologist Andy Aderman said hunters have reported just one caribou from the season. People traditionally access the peninsula by snow machine, he said.

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Local Sports
4:15 pm
Tue March 3, 2015

Basketball Regions Schedule

Basketball Regions Schedule

Regions Tournament Schedule

Wednesday March 4 through Saturday March 7

Game 1. Wed 7:30pm
Boys: Togiak vs Kuskokwim Academy

Game 2. Thurs 3pm
Boys: Unalaska vs Bristol Bay

Game 3. Thurs 4:30pm
Girls: Bristol Bay vs Togiak

Game 4. Thurs 6pm
Boys: Dillingham vs winner game 1

Game 5. Thurs 7:30pm
Girls: Unalaska vs Dillingham

Game 6. Fri 11am
Boys: loser game 1 vs loser game 2

Game 7. Fri 3pm
Girls: loser game 3 vs loser game 5

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Local Sports
11:48 am
Tue March 3, 2015

Basketball regions in Dillingham this weekend

This year’s high school basketball regional tournament kicks off Wednesday evening in Dillingham. 

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Crime and Safety
11:36 am
Tue March 3, 2015

Alaska State Trooper drug report 2014

Statewide Drug Enforcement Unit provides an overview of drug use and arrests during 2014.

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Local Sports
12:24 pm
Mon March 2, 2015

Reed Tennyson to national wrestling competition

A Dillingham grad is heading to a college wrestling national tournament next weekend in Topeka, Kansas.

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Bristol Bay and Beyond
9:47 am
Mon March 2, 2015

Bristol Bay and Beyond, Feb. 27 2015

This week on the Igushik River.
Credit JoAnne Knight

An update on this year's Beaver Roundup and a look back to years gone by. Rapper Samuel Johns talks about his message to youth, plus fish news.

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Events & Information
9:05 am
Sun March 1, 2015

Beaver Round-up 2015 Slide Show

Blanket Toss
Matt Martin

Some of what we saw last week.

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Politics
10:30 am
Wed February 25, 2015

Public media target of potential budget cuts

The Legislature is considering halving the amount of funding available for public broadcasting.

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Crime and Safety
3:54 pm
Tue February 24, 2015

Leroy B. Dick Jr., sentenced to 99 years for killing VPSO

DILLINGHAM:  Leroy B. Dick, Jr., 44, from Manokotak, was sentenced to 99 years in jail for killing unarmed Village Public Safety Officer Thomas Madole on March 19, 2013.

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Events & Information
2:03 pm
Tue February 24, 2015

Polynesian dancers to perform at Luau

Polynesian Paradise Dancers perform on stage.
Credit Polynesian Paradise Dancers

Polynesian Paradise Dancers will perform traditional dances on Saturday as part of Beaver Round-up.

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Events & Information
1:34 pm
Tue February 24, 2015

Celebrity Impressionist set for Beaver Round-up

Larry Jones is better known as The Man of 1002 voices. 

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Events & Information
10:13 am
Tue February 24, 2015

SCHEDULE: Beaver Round-Up kicks off Wednesday in Dillingham

Credit Clark Fair

Snow or not, the annual festival has plenty in store for a fun, eventful week in Dillingham. We have the schedule here.

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Crime and Safety
8:00 pm
Mon February 23, 2015

Dillingham WAANT post to remain vacant, for now

Statewide Drug Enforcement Unit not planning to assign new trooper investigator to Dillingham office until budget and staffing allows.

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Fisheries
7:26 pm
Mon February 23, 2015

Coast Guard rule changes will hurt Bristol Bay sport fish industry, say lodges

Credit Tikchik Narrows Lodge

USCG moving guides to full OUVP ("six pack") licenses on Western Alaska rivers. Lodge owners say change is not feasible for their industry now.

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News
4:07 pm
Mon February 23, 2015

National Guard Armory closing in Dillingham

The armory is located at Boat Harbor in Dillingham.
Credit Hannah Colton

Lt. Col. William Burdett says there are not enough local recruits to justify maintaining the armory.

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