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  1. Homer Tribune back in print with new ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Jason Evans said that although he and his wife own two other newspapers, they were not in the market for a new one. "We weren't actually looking for newspapers, but we do have some talented staff that live in Homer and so it was a natural to pick up the Homer Tribune and start publishing it as well," Evans said.


  2. Shell returns to UnalaskaRead the original story

    Friday Aug 5 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Shell is back in Unalaska. Dutch Harbor was a staging area for Shell's unsuccessful search for oil in the Arctic Ocean last year.


  3. Where are the herring? Unalaska's seine fishery remains on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The herring season opened more than a week ago. So far, fishermen haven't had any luck, even with a spotter pilot searching from above.


  4. Crewmembers escape flooding trawler, recovery plan in the worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The trawler Alaska Juris floats approximately 690 miles west of Dutch Harbor, Alaska, July 26, 2016. See video below.


  5. Fishing vessel takes on water near AdakRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Coast Guard says the Alaska Juris, a 229- foot fishing vessel, was reported to be taking on water Tuesday afternoon in the Aleutians. The Coast Guard reports 46 people in survival suits abandoned ship in three life rafts.


  6. Researchers find new whale species in Western AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    This skeleton hanging at Unalaska High School is the only full specimen of a new species of whale, long known but only recently classified. Researchers think they've found a new species of whale in Western Alaska.


  7. French company promises Western Alaska high speed internetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    That's because, after years of planning and wrangling permits, Quintillion is finally ready to lay fiber optic cable from Prudhoe Bay to Nome. The telecom company has one vessel stationed in the Bering Sea and another close behind.


  8. After decades of research, Steller sea lion decline still puzzles scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Every summer, biologists visit Alaska to count Steller sea lions . The western stock of the population has been in decline for nearly 40 years - hitting a low in 2002.


  9. Obama administration announces new rules for Arctic drillingRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Shell's Polar Pioneer leaving Dutch Harbor on Oct. 12, 2015, heading for Washington state. The new rules will hold oil companies in the Arctic to a higher standard than those drilling in other regions, including the Gulf of Mexico.


  10. Unalaska considers dredging entrance channel for larger shipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The City of Unalaska is looking to welcome larger vessels and ensure smoother passage for ships already cruising through. At a meeting Tuesday night, the City Council approved an agreement with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to dredge the entrance channel of Unalaska Bay.


  11. These sailing drones can teach us about life in the Bering SeaRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Orange drones were launched in Dutch Harbor last summer to measure sea ice retreat. Now Saildrones are back in the Bering Sea with a new mission and new features.


  12. Governor declares June 3 Dutch Harbor Remembrance DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Buildings burning after the first Japanese attack on Dutch Harbor, Alaska , 3 June 1942. Governor Bill Walker has declared June 3rd to be recognized as Dutch Harbor Remembrance Day.


  13. Gov. Walker appoints Sitkan and Unalaskan to ASMI boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Gov. Bill Walker appointed Dutch Harbor's Tom Enlow and Sitka's Richard Riggs to the seven-member board earlier this month. Enlow, who is CEO of Unisea, replaces Peter Pan's Barry Collier, who was president of the ASMI board.


  14. Homer rescue group sues city animal shelter alleging free speech violationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A Homer cat rescue group has filed a lawsuit against the Homer Animal Shelter, the shelter manager and the Homer Police Chief. Judy Price alleges the shelter manager started blocking her attempts to rescue cats for Clear Creek Cat Rescue after she commented on how the city-run facility could be improved.


  15. Fewer fatalities, more safety for Alaska's commercial fishing industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Commercial fisherman Ryan Fry sets up crab pots outside the F/V Farrar Sea in Unalaska. Commercial fishing in Alaska was once known as one of the deadliest professions.


  16. Southeast's year in review: ferries, logging and miningRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Three ferries dock at the Ketchikan Shipyard for repairs and upgrades in 2012. Four of the 11-vessel fleet will leave service under a tentative plan released this fall.


  17. Cutter Boutwell completes last voyage to Last FrontierRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell returns to home port at Naval Base San Diego, Feb. 13, 2014. The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell, a vessel frequently seen in Alaskan waters over the last half-century, recently completed its final voyage to the Bering Sea.


  18. Adak sifts through aftermath of disastrous stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Crystal Dushkin on Atka says in a Facebook post that the community's playground was toppled by the storm. It was less severe than expected in some areas - like Unalaska and St. Paul Island - and more severe in others.


  19. High winds in Unalaska cancel school, blow out windowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Meteorologist David Kochevar at the National Weather Service office in Anchorage said his agency clocked wind speeds of 91 mph at the Dutch Harbor Airport around 6:30 a.m. A wind gust clocking in at 93 mph hit the Akutan airport at 6:35 a.m. Wednesday morning, Unalaska Deputy Police Chief Mike Holman said the public safety office responded to calls about windows breaking out, a container flung across a roadway and a streetlight that blew down near the South Channel Bridge. 90-plus mph winds early Wednesday ripped off part of this Trapper Drive home in Unalaska.


  20. Coast Guard icebreaker back after pioneering North Pole tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A U.S. polar icebreaker has returned to Seattle after cutting its way to the North Pole in support of a mission to study the health of the Arctic Ocean. The Coast Guard Cutter Healy pulled into its Seattle homeport Thursday, about two months after it became the first U.S surface vessel to make the trip unaccompanied.


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