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  1. Responders have mitigated pollution threat of F/V Akutan, Coast Guard saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 24 | APRN

    Six days after forming an emergency response team, officials have suspended their efforts aboard a disabled fishing vessel in Unalaska. Coast Guard Petty Officer John-Paul Rios said responders have removed almost 16,000 gallons of oil and sludge from the F/V Akutan , which is moored in Captains Bay.

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  2. Quinhagak commercial fishermen struggle after two years without a buyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 22 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... closed too. (Photo by Teresa Cotsirilos/KYUK) Several weeks ago, the financing fell through on a plan to bring the "Akutan," a floating fish processing vessel, to Kuskokwim Bay. Fishermen in the coastal community of Quinhagak have nowhere to sell ...

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  3. Fishing vessel under pollution watch after it lost power near UnalaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 21 | Anchorage Daily News

    A fishing vessel that lost power is being monitored outside of Unalaska for potential pollution, the Coast Guard said Sunday. Responders - including the Coast Guard and the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation - set up a unified command to watch for potential pollution from the vessel Akutan, which remained moored Sunday in Captains Bay.

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  4. How one Bristol Bay boat's season turned into a drawn-out nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    The 180-foot Akutan anchored in Nushagak Bay not far from the Dillingham dock on Aug. 5, 2017. The 180-foot Akutan anchored in Nushagak Bay not far from the Dillingham dock on Aug. 5, 2017.

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  5. F/V Akutan's sad, failed season in Bristol BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The 180-foot Akutan anchored is anchored August 5, 2017, in the Nushagak Bay not far from the Dillingham dock. These are words used by those involved with the floating processor Akutan to describe a fishing season gone terribly wrong.

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  6. The Tustumena approaches Cold Bay on Sunday, July 19, 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    The summer's first sailing of the Tustumena ferry will be delayed until late August after more wasted steel was found in the engine room of the aging ship, the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities announced Monday. The 53-year-old ferry was originally scheduled to make 10 trips up and down the Aleutian chain starting in May, sailing from Homer to Akutan and back.

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  7. Arts BriefsRead the original story

    May 25, 2017 | Homer News

    Joan Brown Dodd signs her latest book, "Welcome to 1960s Dutch Harbor, Alaska," from 2-4 p.m. Saturday at the Homer Bookstore. It is a prequel to her previous book, "Cow Woman of Akutan."

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  8. Reality TV captured an Alaska-raised 'Deadliest Catch' crew member's...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Nick McGlashan, a crabber and cast member of "Deadliest Catch," has been speaking publicly about his battle with heroin and alcohol addiction. Photographed at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport on May 12. McGlashan, who spent his childhood between the remote Aleutian village of Akutan and the commercial fishing hub of Dutch Harbor, had been working on crab boats since he was 13. As an adult, he's gained a measure of fame as a deck boss featured on the past four seasons of the Discovery Channel's popular, long-running reality TV show about Bering Sea crabbers.

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  9. 3 rescued near Akutan after fishing vessel takes on waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | APRN

    After the U.S. Coast Guard heard reports the F/V Predator was taking on water, Petty Officer John-Paul Rios said they launched a rescue by air. "A Coast Guard helicopter got on-scene, hoisted three individuals off the vessel, and transported them back to Akutan," Rios said.

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  10. U.S. Coast Guard calls off search for the 2 missing crew members of ship that sank near Dutch HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... ship, the Exito, that was transporting cargo for Trident Seafoods between Dutch Harbor and the Aleutian community of Akutan. It was reported around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday that the ship began taking on water about 14 miles northeast of Dutch Harbor. Three ...

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  11. Two crewmembers still missing after vessel sinks near UnalaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... While it's still unclear why the vessel went down, Manning said the Exito was making a cargo run between Unalaska and Akutan before it ultimately sank 4 nautical miles north of Priest Rock. The rescued crewmembers are in Anchorage now, along with ...

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