The Bristol Bay Times Serving Dillingham, Naknek, King Salmon and Southwest villages en-us 2018 Alaska Newspapers, Inc. Sat, 20 Jan 2018 07:12:09 CST 1440 The Bristol Bay Times NTSB: Lack of training contributed to deaths of 2 in Bering Sea sinking The Exito sank Dec. 6, 2016, on its way from Dutch Harbor to Akutan Sun, 26 Sep 482494 08:50:03 CST State lawmakers head back to work this week Facing a budget deficit and elections, what's ahead for next 90 days? Fri, 10 Sep 482494 12:16:43 CST In Brief Young Koliganek man dies on hunting trip Tue, 7 Sep 482494 12:03:23 CST City will pay to sink Akutan, if Coast Guard gives OK City council member calls $31,400 a 'pittance' to pay for the removal of hazard Sat, 4 Sep 482494 11:50:03 CST Ravn Alaska prepares for Bristol Bay routes On Thursday, Ravn Alaska executives and staff will be in Bristol Bay to meet and greet with the communities they will begin offering regular service to next month. Mon, 16 Aug 482494 09:30:03 CST Snow crab landing in Bering Sea The Bering Sea opilio snow crab fishery is slowly moving forward, with 2 percent of the quota landed. Eight vessels made nine landings for a total weight in the past week of some 471,000 pounds, from a quota of 18.5 million pounds, according to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game in Unalaska. Fri, 13 Aug 482494 12:03:23 CST Legislative report validates harassment complaints against former Rep. Westlake JUNEAU mdash; A newly released legislative report corroborates three women's complaints of unwanted sexual advances by Dean Westlake, the former Democratic representative from the village of Kiana in Northwest Alaska. Tue, 10 Aug 482494 03:30:03 CST Hawaii scare reminder of need for renewed diplomatic efforts Last week, when thousands of people in Hawaii were waking to a message that their lives were in imminent danger, Alaskans were, for the most part, blissfully unaware until news started to circulate hours later. Not so, however, for those with loved ones on the islands. My children were there, visiting their family, who live on Maui. Like everyone else, the phones around them lit up with the message saying that a ballistic missile was headed their way just as they were waking for breakfast. Hasty plans were put in place to head to the garage, or the basement, as they, like so many other people asked the question, "What do we do?" Sat, 7 Aug 482494 11:36:43 CST Remembering Dr. King's dream Editor's note: Martin Luther King Jr. made hundreds of speeches, but the one he made Aug. 28, 1963, from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., to a crowd of nearly 300,000 civil rights demonstrators is his best known. The "I Have a Dream" address mdash; partially reprinted here in recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Day mdash; became a rallying cry for black Americans and a classic of world oratory. Wed, 4 Aug 482494 03:03:23 CST Alaskans must invest in our own future I have been a resident of this great land since 1949. I married a local, born-and-raised Alaskan girl. We raised eight children together, and they all still live in-state. Sat, 31 Jul 482494 01:50:03 CST