Coast Guard rescues two from downed helicopter

Dec 09th 2:49 pm By Jim Paulin, The Bristol Bay Times-Dutch Harbor Fisherman

Aircrew from the Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley rescued survivors from a crash on Unalaska Island

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

Bristol Bay youth gather for leadership conference

December 2nd 9:55 pm

More than a dozen Bristol Bay youth traveled to Bristol Bay to learn about leadership this month. The two-day event organized by the United Tribes of Bristol Bay included activities focused on leadership skills, Alaska Native history, and Yup'ik culture.

Three dead in outbreak of new strep bacteria in Alaska

December 2nd 9:45 pm

A new strain of group A Streptococcus bacteria first identified in Fairbanks in early 2016 has caused an outbreak in Anchorage, mainly among the homeless population, a state health department official said Monday afternoon. At least 28 people in Fairbanks [...]

Coast Guard rescues two from downed helicopter

December 9th 1:49 pm

Aircrew from the Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley rescued survivors from a crash on Unalaska Island

Opinion: Marijuana industry may not be what we hoped

December 2nd 9:35 pm

Marijuana taxes won't solve Alaska's state budget, as many people seem to hope. Every resident of legal age would need to buy 10 pounds a year to do that, according to a Department of Revenue official. As the first pot shops open around the state, many [...]

Obituary: David McRae

December 2nd 9:39 pm

On Friday, Oct. 28, Alaska lost a treasured son, David McRae. Born April 20, 1961 in Seattle to Bristol Bay's Grace (Gardiner) McRae and fisherman/carpenter father Sam McRae, David grew up between homes in Seattle, Williams Lake, British Columbia, and summer [...]

Copyright 2016 The Bristol Bay Times is a publication of Alaska Media, LLC. This article is © 2016 and limited reproduction rights for personal use are granted for this printing only. This article, in any form, may not be further reproduced without written permission of the publisher and owner, including duplication for not-for-profit purposes. Portions of this article may belong to other agencies; those sections are reproduced here with permission and Alaska Media, LLC makes no provisions for further distribution.