Lawrence Hamilton

Reporter/Host
Katmai National Park

It may not be displayed in the Louvre in Paris or the Hermitage in St. Petersburg, but it will hold a special place in people’s memories and may even save a life.

KDLG

 Burying trash is costly, as is burning it through the new incinerator. Sorting helps, if residents will do so, but the council seems poised to raise rates to help offset the expensive problem of managing trash.

KDLG

Last week the annual LPSD "AA meet" was held in Newhalen, bringing students in from Perryville to Port Alsworth and many locations in between. The gathering is an important opportunity to learn, make friends, and have fun in a school district that is the size of a small state. 

KDLG/Lawrence Hamilton

Chess strategies and life lessons as youth tackle the game of kings every Wednesday in Dillingham.

USFWS

An injured bald eagle found in Togiak Sunday was transported to Anchorage for treatment. The bird was improving until Wednesday, when its condition rapidly deteriorated and it was euthanized.

Katmai National Park and Preserve

Staff are reaching out to the Bristol Bay public for help designing the 2017 bear pin, a popular souvenir given to Brooks Camp visitors upon completion of bear etiquette training.

Paula Singley

Lady Angels cap magical season with 40-34 win over Nenana Lynx in championship game Saturday in Anchorage.

Chrissy Roes

Peninsula Airways is facing criticism from Bristol Bay customers due to continued delays along the Anchorage route. The company says it is still in the process of integrating their new fleet of Saab 2000s. 

Bristol Engineering Service Corporation

The possible route and impacts of a road between Dillingham and Manokotak will be discussed at a a series of meetings at the end of the month. 

Paula Singley

The Bristol Bay Lady Angels look to improve upon their 2nd place showing in last year's state tournament. 

UAF Bristol Bay assistant professor Tom Marsik believes in the benefits of energy efficiency. He teaches the principles to students, and  has helped the campus gain recognition for its recent “green” retrofit. 

KDLG

The Bristol Bay Native Corporation celebrated raising $200 million  for its shareholders by giving out an honorary dividend check to one of its elders. 

KDLG

Dillingham school administrators say incidents involving hard drugs are on the decline. However, parents were shocked to learn that marijuana had been found on some fourth graders recently. 

NPS/R. Wood

National Park’s around Alaska are free to hire seasonal and short term workers as the Trump Administration exempted a range of positions from the federal hiring freeze on Tuesday. 

Jessica Veal

Bristol Bay born, and Kenai based, photographer Jessica Veal wants others to see the history of the region. Her photography explores the unique buildings that populate the banks of the Naknek.

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