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Murder trial set to begin in Dillingham

October 31st 3:51 pm

Leroy Dick is accused of killing village public safety officer in Manokotak in March 2013

Unalaska on alert for Ebola

October 31st 3:49 pm

Aleutians are probably safe, but concerns about virus produce crowded townhall meeting

Dillingham police seek leads in slashed tire spree

October 31st 3:47 pm

Dillingham Police are continuing to investigate tire slashings over the weekend. In total, five cars were damaged.

In Brief

October 31st 3:47 pm

Study links Arctic gene to survival, modern illnesses

Years Ago in the Bristol Bay Times-Dutch Harbor Fisherman

October 31st 3:46 pm

AFN visitors informed about inhalant abuse: November 4, 1999

Opinion: Begich understands issues in Bristol Bay

October 31st 3:45 pm

As Election Day rapidly approaches, I want to make sure Bristol Bay voters understand why we must re-elect Sen. Mark Begich.

Opinion: Begich champions rural, tribal, and veterans health

October 31st 3:39 pm

Sen. Mark Begich has been the unwavering ally of health care providers in Alaska, when so often our state's elected officials have worked against us instead of with us.

Opinion: Begich champions rural, tribal, and veterans health

October 31st 3:39 pm

Sen. Mark Begich has been the unwavering ally of health care providers in Alaska, when so often our state's elected officials have worked against us instead of with us.

Lady Wolverines take 2nd at Lumen Christi

October 31st 3:38 pm

The Dillingham High School Lady Wolverines kicked off the 2014 volleyball season with a outstanding effort this past weekend at the Lumen Christi Fall Festival.

Lady Raiders off to quick start

October 31st 3:37 pm

The Unalaska Lady Raiders kicked off its 2014 high school volleyball season with a strong performance at the Lumen Christi Fall Festival in Anchorage.

UHS teams to head to Kenai Peninsula

October 31st 3:37 pm

The Unalaska High School Raiders swim team and Lady Raiders volleyball team will return to action this weekend when they travel to the Kenai Peninsula for key outings. The UHS swim team will compete in the Soldotna Invitational on Oct. 31. The Lady Raiders' [...]

Pebble files FOIA lawsuit against EPA

October 31st 3:36 pm

PLP says agency provided only 'tip of the iceberg' of documents detailing 404c involvement in Bristol Bay

Another fire chief flies out

October 31st 3:35 pm

Unalaska fire chief, Abner Hoage, the fifth chief in the past 11 years, is resigning and taking a new job as the fire chief in Ketchikan.

Unalaska police seize drugs sent in mail

October 31st 3:34 pm

An intercepted postal drug shipment has resulted in multiple felony counts against an Unalaska man, after police searched his home and found large quantities of heroin and methamphetamine, and seized a small arsenal of assult rifles and other guns.

Opinion: Governor is playing politics with health care

October 31st 3:29 pm

Last November, Gov. Sean Parnell denied basic health care coverage to thousands of Alaskans when he announced Alaska would not participate in Medicaid expansion to allow anyone with an income of up to 138 percent of the federal poverty level to qualify for [...]

Governor candidates clash on Pebble, Medicaid

October 31st 3:21 pm

The two men hoping to lead the state of Alaska in 2015 took the stage at the Alaska Federation of Natives last Friday, answering questions about subsistence rights, Medicaid expansion and Native voting rights, all big concerns for many Native voters, who make [...]

Opinion: Subsistence, seniority win this vote

October 31st 3:20 pm

I have many friends who are supporting U.S. Sen. Mark Begich for re-election, and several who are supporting Senate candidate Dan Sullivan.

Opinion: Why we're supporting Sullivan for Senate

October 31st 3:20 pm

In just a few short days, Alaskans will do their part in helping to shape the political makeup of the U.S. Senate — and while a full three dozen seats are up for grabs nationwide, we strongly believe one of the most significant races in this election [...]

Opinion: Marijuana edibles can be a danger to children

October 31st 3:19 pm

With Halloween coming on, and the November election just days away, it is a good time to consider the dangers that will be presented by marijuana edibles should ballot measure 2 succeed.

Opinion: Why I'm voting yes on ballot measure 2

October 31st 3:18 pm

I am voting yes on ballot measure 2.

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