Bristol Bay celebrates health care advocate, leader

Jan 20th 7:15 pm By Molly Dischner, The Bristol Bay Times-Dutch Harbor Fisherman

H. Sally Smith died on Jan. 10 at age 70


Statewide Stories

Brower the winner at WEIO Games

July 29th 9:49 am

Overall, approximately 10 rural residents won events in Fairbanks

NANA Development Corp.'s credit rating downgraded

July 29th 9:47 am

Moody's rating reflects 'significant deterioration in operating performance and weak cash flow generation'

Discovering the hidden universe at bug camp

July 29th 9:47 am

OUTSIDE THE UA MUSEUM OF THE NORTH — "Look, it's a crab spider eating a moth!" says Declan Griswold, an 8-year-old who points to a rose bush. "You're right, it's a true spider, an orb weaver, just like the kind in Charlotte's Web," says Derek Sikes, [...]

Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission reviews emergency transfer regulations

July 29th 9:45 am

Proposed change is just codifying what already happens, official says

Opinion: By bringing forgotten rape kits out of storage, Alaska may deliver long-overdue justice

July 29th 9:44 am

This year, as Alaska Gov. Bill Walker and legislators tangled over the best way to solve Alaska's budget woes, he quietly launched a mandate to do right by Alaska's victims of sexual assault. Ten months ago, Walker tasked all state of Alaska departments and [...]

Most Popular Stories

HIV 'cluster' reported in rural Alaska

January 20th 7:18 pm

State health officials reported an HIV outbreak in a rural Alaska community in an effort to help prevent similar situations elsewhere. Typically, 28 new cases of HIV are diagnosed and reported each year, and most occur in urban areas, among men who have sex [...]

Bristol Bay residents rescued after emergency landing

January 20th 7:17 pm

Two Bristol Bay residents were rescued after an emergency landing near Pilot Point. Matt Vandeventer, 54, and Gerda Kosbruk, 53, both suffering injuries, were taken to Kodiak by helicopter, and then on to Anchorage on January 16. Vandeventer is a pilot for [...]

Bristol Bay prepares for new opioid task force

January 20th 7:16 pm

Several Bristol Bay organizations are partnering on a new task force to combat the drug problem in the region. Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation, Bristol Bay Economic Development Corporation, Bristol Bay Housing Authority, Bristol Bay Native Association [...]

Bristol Bay celebrates health care advocate, leader

January 20th 6:15 pm

H. Sally Smith died on Jan. 10 at age 70

Fish Factor: Fish and Game hopeful about budget

January 20th 7:01 pm

As lawmakers convene this week in Juneau, Alaska's fishing industry sees a glimmer of hope that its budget won't be gutted again. Under Gov. Walker's proposed budget for FY18, the commercial fisheries division of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game [...]

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