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

Togiak clinic remains 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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Crime and Safety
10:19 am
Tue December 16, 2014

Aleknagik man arrested for attempted abuse of a minor

DILLINGHAM:  Darren Coolidge, 42, was arrested Sunday by state troopers on a charge of attempted sexual abuse of a minor, a class C felony.

According to the trooper's investigation, Coolidge was intoxicated Friday night and began touching a 12-year-old girl staying the night at his home in Aleknagik. When she woke up to find Coolidge touching her, the victim said she began trying to kick him away and wake up others, and he left the room.

Coolidge was confronted Sunday by two troopers and the victim's mother, and claimed he was too drunk to remember what had happened.

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Crime and Safety
7:50 pm
Mon December 15, 2014

Air National Guard to the rescue for power outage in Little Diomede

Blackhawk helicopter brings electrician to village to make repairs.

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Crime and Safety
7:46 pm
Mon December 15, 2014

Investigation into infant death in Emmonak

KYUK, Bethel: State troopers are investigating the death of a one-year-old girl in the village of Emmonak.

A Village Public Safety Officer and health workers responded Saturday afternoon to a house after the girl’s father, a 31-year-old man, woke up on the couch and found the infant—who also had been sleeping on the couch—unresponsive.  

Resuscitation efforts were unsuccessful and the infant was pronounced dead at the clinic.

Crime and Safety
7:44 pm
Mon December 15, 2014

Ekwok burglary suspects identifed, say troopers

DILLINGHAM: Alaska State Troopers say they have identified suspects in a burglary that occurred late last week at a home in Ekwok. Firearms were allegedly stolen out of the home while the owner was absent.

The investigation is ongoing according to troopers, and as of Monday no one has been arrested on the felony charges of burglary and theft.

Business
7:38 pm
Mon December 15, 2014

Subway open for Dillingham business

Jessilyn Mike behind the counter after Subway's first lunch time rush Monday.
Credit KDLG

New fast food joint serves seniors and elders at Monday lunch, opens to general public at 4 p.m. Monday.

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Local Sports
4:40 pm
Mon December 15, 2014

Bristol Bay Sports Round-up Dec. 15, 2014

CHAMP. Kenny Savo at the final match at 126.
Credit Steven Heyano

Robyn Cheney co-hosts alongside Mike Larson in this week's Bristol Bay Sports Round-Up. They speak with Coach Willie Savo, and wrestlers Kenneth Savo and Cole Schagel about their feelings toward the State Championship and the seniors' final year of high school wrestling. Mike also talks about the volleyball players placing fifth in State with Coach Meghan Slagle, and players, Sydney Dray and Emma Wetter.

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Crime and Safety
3:08 pm
Thu December 11, 2014

More phone scams reported by Dillingham residents

Recent calls claim to be from "IRS", and claim that residents owe taxes or fines.

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Local Sports
7:04 pm
Wed December 10, 2014

Close call! Tough travels for Koliganek Lady Huskies

Dena'ina flight with team, coaches aboard forced to emergency land in King Salmon on damaged landing gear.

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Other
1:43 pm
Wed December 10, 2014

BBEDC youth program in Manokotak receives great reviews from kids involved

The young people employed in the program wrote thank you notes to BBEDC for the opportunity.

KDLG's Thea Card spoke with some of the kids in the recent Arctic Tern program and read their thank you notes.

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Crime and Safety
11:53 am
Wed December 10, 2014

Suspect arraigned in Barrow murder

Troopers say Ronald Fischer shot Brian Sullivan in the face with a shotgun at a Barrow woman's home Monday night.

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Environment
11:42 am
Wed December 10, 2014

December catch! Eek fisherman lands a late season silver

Credit Floyd Roehl

Floyd Roehl landed a surprise coho salmon while ice fishing for pike on the Eek River.

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Fisheries
11:35 am
Wed December 10, 2014

More on potential 'buy back' with BBRSDA's Sue Aspelund

Aspelund says BBRSDA will probably take another survey of its members before commissioning a second study.

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