The Bristol Bay Times Serving Dillingham, Naknek, King Salmon and Southwest villages en-us 2017 Alaska Newspapers, Inc. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:03:48 CDT 1440 The Bristol Bay Times Regional trusts proposed for lease of fish permits 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 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 By Ned Rozell Sun, 30 Jul 475189 01:01:57 CST Alaska 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 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 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 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 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 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 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