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Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:03:48 CDT 1440 http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/graphics/rss_bt.gif The Bristol Bay Times Regional trusts proposed for lease of fish permits http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1717regional_trusts_proposed_for_lease_of_fish http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1717regional_trusts_proposed_for_lease_of_fish Communities could lease to fishermen who otherwise couldn't afford permits Tue, 24 Jul 475190 01:41:57 CST Education cuts will hurt, not help, economy http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1717education_cuts_will_hurt_not_help_economy http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1717education_cuts_will_hurt_not_help_economy The current proposal by the Alaska Senate majority to cut education 5.7 percent while failing to offer up any new solutions to the state's fiscal crisis should infuriate every Alaskan, not only those with children currently in school or college in the state but anyone who is concerned about the state's economic future. Thu, 28 Sep 475189 05:28:37 CST Tundra swans take two distinct paths to Alaska http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1717tundra_swans_take_two_distinct_paths_to http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1717tundra_swans_take_two_distinct_paths_to By Ned Rozell Sun, 30 Jul 475189 01:01:57 CST Alaska gives Pebble OK for work http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1716alaska_gives_pebble_ok_for_work http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1716alaska_gives_pebble_ok_for_work The state of Alaska says it has taken hundreds of public comments to heart and will require developers of the stalled Pebble mine to do extensive cleanup and monitoring this summer mdash; and to commit $2 million to ensure disturbed land is eventually restored. Wed, 23 Dec 475035 18:28:36 CST Alaska art show opens Friday at MOTA http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1716alaska_art_show_opens_friday_at_mota http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1716alaska_art_show_opens_friday_at_mota A show featuring the works of local and state artists opens Friday in Unalaska, when an announcement of big, closely-guarded, news is expected from the deep-pockets Rasmuson Foundation. Sat, 19 Dec 475035 14:28:36 CST Lake and Pen students meet for academics, athletics in Newhalen http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1716lake_and_pen_students_meet_for_academics http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1716lake_and_pen_students_meet_for_academics The annual Athletic and Academic meet brought together students who share a bond in their isolation. Nine schools comprise the Lake and Pen School District and distances aren't measured by bus trips, but by airplane rides. The northernmost point of the District, Lake Clark, sits almost 400 miles away from its southern counterpart, Perryville. Tue, 15 Dec 475035 10:28:36 CST Dillingham language students travel to Europe http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1716dillingham_language_students_travel_to_europe http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1716dillingham_language_students_travel_to_europe At the end of March, Cafe Ole, the Dillingham High School Spanish and French Club, took a whirlwind trip through France and Spain. In 10 days, 13 students and five chaperones traveled through Paris, Versailles, Avignon, Provence, Nimes, Carcasonne, Barcelona and Madrid. Tue, 8 Dec 475035 11:48:36 CST Tusty not so trusty, say Southwest fishing communities http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1716tusty_not_so_trusty_say_southwest_fishing http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1716tusty_not_so_trusty_say_southwest_fishing Delayed sailing (again) this spring is creating hardships and added costs for communities ahead of a summer swell of activity and fishing. Fri, 4 Dec 475035 18:55:16 CST Unalaska City Council nixes GCI cell tower http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1716unalaska_city_council_nixes_gci_cell_tower http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1716unalaska_city_council_nixes_gci_cell_tower Built to withstand 130 mph winds but not powerful political pressure, a cellphone tower proposal for Unalaska Valley was blown down by a unanimous vote last week of the Unalaska City Council. The council upheld Rufina Shaishnikoff's appeal of one of the permits approved in March by the city planning commission. Sun, 29 Nov 475035 08:21:56 CST Legislature approves Indigenous Peoples Day bill http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1716legislature_approves_indigenous_peoples_day_1 http://www.thedutchharborfisherman.com/article/1716legislature_approves_indigenous_peoples_day_1 A bill recognizing the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples Day passed through the legislature this week. It now moves on to Gov. Bill Walker for his signature. Wed, 25 Nov 475035 07:08:36 CST