The Bristol Bay Times Serving Dillingham, Naknek, King Salmon and Southwest villages en-us 2017 Alaska Newspapers, Inc. Sun, 19 Feb 2017 19:36:44 CST 1440 The Bristol Bay Times Searches halted, no sign of missing boat, crew As of 7:30 p.m. Monday, the U.S. Coast Guard had suspended the search for the crew of the fishing vessel Destination. Sat, 31 May 473304 20:08:27 CST Homer filmmaker shares Bristol Bay quest on screen A film about an adventure along Lake Iliamna has made its way to Alaska television. Fri, 23 May 473304 17:41:47 CST Manokotak teen dies in snowmachine crash A teenager from Manokotak died earlier this month in a snow machine accident. Tue, 20 May 473304 23:01:47 CST Coast Guard rescues 3 fishermen near Akutan Three fishermen were fortunately rescued by the Coast Guard this week. Their vessel, the Predator wasn't so lucky after sustaining an eight-inch crack in the hull when it grounded in the eastern Aleutian Islands. Sat, 17 May 473304 03:21:47 CST Council OKs play to hike tobacco and alcohol tax in Unalaska Unalaska voters may see a ballot question in October on doubling the city sales tax on alcohol and tobacco products to 6 percent, and to set the same tax rate on marijuana. The Unalaska City Council has approved the first reading of the ordinance, and a second and final vote was scheduled earlier this week at Tuesday's regular city council meeting. Tue, 13 May 473304 10:28:27 CST Bristol Bay considers new playground structures The Bristol Bay Borough could be home to four new playgrounds if the recent effort to fund and build them comes to fruition. Fri, 9 May 473304 23:08:27 CST Dillingham magistrate named Superior Court judge Western Alaska's newest superior court judge is a familiar face for many in the region. Tue, 6 May 473304 22:55:07 CST Aleknagik Children's Fair scheduled The Aleknagik Children's Fair is scheduled for later this month. The event will be held Feb. 22 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thu, 1 May 473304 23:28:27 CST Governor declares disaster after storms Gov. Bill Walker this month issued a disaster declaration for two Bering Sea communities hit the hardest by a series of winter storms last year. Mon, 28 Apr 473304 20:28:27 CST Walker appoints four judges to superior courts and one for appeals Gov. Bill Walker on Thursday announced his appointments to Superior Court judge around Alaska as well as his pick for the Alaska Court of Appeals. Thu, 24 Apr 473304 10:55:07 CST