The Bristol Bay Times http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com Serving Dillingham, Naknek, King Salmon and Southwest villages en-us 2017 Alaska Newspapers, Inc. Sat, 27 May 2017 10:33:20 CDT 1440 http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/graphics/rss_bt.gif The Bristol Bay Times Halibut hit the docks in Bristol Bay http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721halibut_hit_the_docks_in_bristol_bay http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721halibut_hit_the_docks_in_bristol_bay In between herring and salmon, a couple of dozen Bristol Bay boats head out for halibut. This short, small fishery gives the skippers an economic boost, and local consumers some much appreciated fresh catch. Fri, 29 May 475964 02:02:01 CST 'Deadliest Catch' cameras captured addiction http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721deadliest_catch_cameras_captured_addiction_1 http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721deadliest_catch_cameras_captured_addiction_1 Nick McGlashan's lowest point as an addict came last fall, while the "Deadliest Catch" cameras were rolling. Sun, 24 May 475964 10:55:21 CST Dillingham police solve Grant Aviation burglaries http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721dillingham_police_solve_grant_aviation http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721dillingham_police_solve_grant_aviation Dillingham Police say they have solved a string of burglaries at the Grant Aviation terminal this spring. An 18-year-old has been arrested and arraigned on a number of felony charges, and two 17-year-olds are facing charges through the Division of Juvenile Justice. Wed, 20 May 475964 01:22:01 CST Troopers: Pilot Point man missing since late April http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721troopers_pilot_point_man_missing_since_late http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721troopers_pilot_point_man_missing_since_late  A young man from Pilot Point is listed as missing by the Alaska State Troopers. Gust Griechen IV, 25, has not been seen since late April. Sun, 17 May 475964 01:08:41 CST DCSD Superintendent Danny Frazier to retire at end of June http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721dcsd_superintendent_danny_frazier_to_retire http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721dcsd_superintendent_danny_frazier_to_retire Dillingham City Schools will begin a search for a new top administrator for next year. Superintendent Danny Frazier used Monday's school board meeting, the last of the year, to confirm the rumor that he is stepping down. Mon, 11 May 475964 20:08:41 CST Pebble seats new advisory committee of supporters, skeptics, and experts http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721pebble_seats_new_advisory_committee_of http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721pebble_seats_new_advisory_committee_of The Pebble Partnership announced last Thursday that is has officially formed a new advisory committee in an effort to expand its engagement with stakeholders. Thu, 7 May 475964 02:15:21 CST Pacific walrus return to Cape Greig http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721pacific_walrus_return_to_cape_greig http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721pacific_walrus_return_to_cape_greig  Last year thousands of Pacific walrus unexpectedly showed up at Cape Greig north of Ugashik Bay, delighting sightseers but complicating fishing and shipping in the busy fishing district. When they left in the fall, biologists were not sure if they would be back the following summer or not. Sat, 2 May 475964 16:42:01 CST Nushagak River running low, complicating barge traffic http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721nushagak_river_running_low_complicating_barge http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721nushagak_river_running_low_complicating_barge Last winter was cold but dry, and now the small spring runoff is leaving water levels low around Southwest Alaska. Residents along the Nushagak River say the water level is the lowest it's been in years. Tue, 28 Apr 475964 01:35:21 CST Habitat protection would turn tables on miners http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721habitat_protection_would_turn_tables_on http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721habitat_protection_would_turn_tables_on A new citizens initiative being prepared for the 2018 ballot would add protections for salmon habitat in the face of big projects like the proposed Pebble mine and provide more opportunities for public comment on new developments. Tue, 21 Apr 475964 14:02:01 CST Legislature OKs all but one of Walker's appointees http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721legislature_oks_all_but_one_of_walkers http://www.thebristolbaytimes.com/article/1721legislature_oks_all_but_one_of_walkers JUNEAU mdash; Alaska lawmakers on Tuesday voted to confirm 97 of Gov. Bill Walker's 98 appointees to executive branch positions mdash; with the sole exception of Drew Phoenix, a transgender man appointed to the state commission that protects human rights. Sat, 18 Apr 475964 08:15:21 CST