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Trawlers defeat relief for halibut fishermen

December 19th 2:31 pm

Vote in North Pacific Fishery council split along regional lines

Retired teacher indulges in artistic 'playtime'

December 19th 2:30 pm

Manokotak's Nancy Sharp brings lifetime of experience to craft

obituary - Samuel Ralph Svarny

December 19th 2:29 pm

Samuel Ralph Švarny Samuel Ralph Švarny, 88, died at his home in Unalaska on Monday, Dec. 8, 2014. A funeral service was at the United Methodist Church of Unalaska on Dec. 11, with Rev. Carl Landerholm officiating and Father Evon Bereskin performing the [...]

Walker heartened by recent pollock numbers

December 19th 2:28 pm

Fish up, oil down as new governor takes office

Pollock, salmon catchers clash over bycatch

December 19th 2:27 pm

Severe declines closed chinook salmon fishing on the Yukon River this year, and further steps to keep the big fish out of Bering Sea trawl nets are under consideration by the North Pacific Fishery Management Council.

Savo leads Wolverines to 5th at state

December 19th 2:26 pm

Kenneth Savo definitely saved the best of his high school wrestling career for the very end.

Henning shines at state wrestling tournament

December 19th 2:25 pm

Trey Henning etched his name into the Unalaska High School history books on Saturday by grinding out a sixth-place finish at the 2014 Class 1-2-3A State Wrestling Championships at Bartlett High School in Anchorage.

New Stuyahok grapplers place 10th

December 19th 2:24 pm

Joachim Gumlickpuk, Blunka Blunka Jr. and William Kaleak gave southwestern Alaska wrestling fans plenty of reason to cheer on Saturday at the Class 1-2-3A State Wrestling Championships in Anchorage.

Freshman wrestler takes on state meet

December 19th 2:24 pm

Adrienne Anaan Toyukak started her high school sports career in an impressive way this winter by earning her spot in the state-wrestling meet in Anchorage as a first-time wrestler and freshman.

Southwest spikers shine at 2A state tournament

December 19th 2:23 pm

No one can ever claim Southwest Alaska doesn't produce high-quality volleyball teams.

In Brief

December 19th 2:22 pm

Aleknagik man arrested for attempted abuse of a minor

Years Ago in the Bristol Bay Times-Dutch Harbor Fisherman

December 19th 2:21 pm

Fishermen won't get more money: December 23, 1999

Opinion: Unusual weather, pony request don't dampen holiday spirit of giving

December 19th 2:18 pm

Nothing strikes fear into my heart like seeing my children pull out a pen and paper and start writing their Santa wish list.

Opinion: Mark Begich inspires young Alaskan to believe in politicians again

December 19th 2:17 pm

Democrat Mark Begich sure delivered a compelling farewell speech in the U.S. Senate on Dec. 11 following his Nov. 4 defeat for a second term.

Congress holds off on discharge permits

December 19th 2:15 pm

It went down to the wire, but fishermen were relieved to learn they can continue to hose down their decks without fear of violating the Clean Water Act.

ANSEP honored for excellence in education

December 19th 2:15 pm

U.S. Department of Energy awards Native program

Researchers ask for mice samples

December 19th 2:13 pm

A research project is looking for Alaskans willing to provide samples of house mice trapped or caught by cats in order to track the complex human colonization of Alaska.

Alaska senator promotes Arctic-related funding

December 19th 2:09 pm

Murkowski pushes priorities in federal spending bill

Mastodons were long gone from the north

December 19th 2:09 pm

A long, long time ago, a hairy elephant stomped the northland, wrecking trees and shrubs as it fed on twigs, leaves and bark.

Northland becomes Alaska Marine Lines in Western Alaska

December 19th 2:07 pm

Alaska Marine Lines, Inc. changed the name of its Western Alaska service from Northland Services to Alaska Marine Lines this month. The name change results from the integration of Northland Services into Alaska Marine Lines, one of the Lynden family of [...]

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