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  1. Abundance of humpback activity slows Dutch Harbor herring fisheryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... 600 grams (500 grams is a little more than a pound), Russell said. The Dutch Harbor herring are part of the larger Togiak population. Fishing opened last week for the Unalaska and Akutan districts. Russell reported no activity in the Unalaska area. ...

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  2. Bristol Bay Run Nears 20 Million SockeyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | APRN

    ... was 308,000 fish; season total is 3.9 million, and the lower end of the escapement goal has already been met. The Togiak catch Wednesday was about 10,000 sockeye, bringing the season total to 57,000. This is typically the peak of the season there, ...

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  3. Low Oil Prices Havena t Reached DillinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | APRN

    ... hope that prices will drop anytime soon. Fuel prices in Ekwok are close to Dillingham's at about 6.25. Koliganek and Togiak are a little cheaper at 5.75 and 5.33 respectively. One person at the pumps in Dillingham told KDLG that there are some ...

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  4. Fish Factor: Salmon, other big summer fisheries getting underwayRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... dockside value to $15 million for 192 fishermen. Just 16 vessels showed up for Alaska's largest herring fishery at Togiak, taking an estimated 20,374 tons by June 2. At $50 per ton, the fishery will be valued at over $1 million to the region. ...

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  5. Total haul for Alaska salmon pegged at 221 million fishRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    ... dockside value to $15 million for 192 fishermen. Just 16 vessels showed up for Alaska's largest herring fishery at Togiak, taking an estimated 20,374 tons by June 2. At $50 per ton, the fishery will be valued at over $1 million to the region. ...

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  6. Payoff for Alaska commercial fishermen all depends on the speciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... For instance, Southeast trollers targeting king salmon can clear much more than $100 on a single big chinook, while Togiak fishermen earn just $50 for netting 1 ton of tiny herring. The 300 Southeast trollers who target kings are enjoying a 40 ...

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  7. New processor preps for summer operations in NaknekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... Although the plant is new to Naknek, Novak said the company is familiar with the region from its operations in Togiak. He said that entering Naknek is challenging, because it's competitive, and one of the biggest sockeye salmon fisheries in Alaska. ...

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  8. Togiak boy drowns, huffing believed to be involvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | APRN

    A 14-year-old Togiak boy drowned in a creek early Tuesday morning. Troopers believe he and other boys were inhaling gas, known as huffing, before the drowning occurred.

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  9. Togiak teen drowns after inhaling gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska State Troopers said a Togiak teen drowned when he fell into a tidal creek after inhaling gas along its banks Tuesday morning. In an online dispatch, troopers wrote that 14-year-old Reuben D. Pauk "was huffing gas on the creek bank in Togiak with several other juvenile males," at about 3:30 Tuesday morning when he fell into the Nasaurluq Creek.

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  10. Troopers: Togiak teen drowned after inhaling gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska State Troopers said a Togiak teen drowned when he fell into a tidal creek after inhaling gas along its banks Tuesday morning. In an online dispatch, troopers wrote that 14-year-old Reuben D. Pauk "was huffing gas on the creek bank in Togiak with several other juvenile males," at about 3:30 Tuesday morning when he fell into the Nasaurluq Creek.

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  11. Halibut catch starts in Bristol BayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... to send his catch to Anchorage as headed and gutted product, Jenkins-Brito said. Jarek Hanak, the plant manager at Togiak Seafoods, said no halibut deliveries had been made at his plant as of May 26, but that the plant had started making ice and was ...

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  12. Herring harvest tops 21,594 tons before closingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | National Fisherman

    The Togiak herring fishery wrapped up Monday at 12:00 p.m. The Department of Fish and Game made the call Monday morning, noting that the purse seine fleet was near its quota and the gillnet boats had apparently given up the effort over the weekend. ADF&G released final harvest tallies Tuesday morning.

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  13. ADF&G reports Togiak herring 'deadloss'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | National Fisherman

    DILLINGHAM: Fishing continues for Togiak herring, as the gill netters remain open until further notice and the purse seiners are open for another 48 hours through 10:00 pm Friday. The gillnetters catch is confidential, as there are only two buyers.

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  14. Research shows Pacific cod can withstand warming better than Arctic codRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Homer News

    ... fish. He added that dock talk was for prices around $300 per ton, far above the reported price of $50 per ton for the Togiak herring fishery which also is under way. The Kodiak spring fishery is different from most herring fisheries around the ...

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  15. Fire danger high in Southwest AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | DNR Public Notices

    ... with two significant wildfires over the course of three days in the area. A wind-drive grass fire near the village of Togiak burned 190 acres on April 17 after being ignited by sparks from a burn box in the Togiak landfill. About 20 volunteers from ...

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  16. Trident's new fishmeal plant to go online soon in NaknekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Trident Seafood's multi-million dollar fishmeal plant should get a test run with Togiak herring. Trident agreed to build the plant as part of a 2011 settlement over alleged EPA Clean Water Act violations, and now the company, and residents, should get to see it if works as intended.

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  17. Alaska News Nightly: April 27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | APRN

    ... is about to go online this month. Trident Seafood's multi-million dollar fishmeal plant should get a test run with Togiak herring. Trident agreed to build the plant as part of a 2011 settlement over alleged EPA Clean Water Act violations, and now ...

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  18. Tridenta s New Fishmeal Plant To Go Online Soon In NaknekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | APRN

    Trident Seafood's multi-million dollar fishmeal plant should get a test run with Togiak herring. Trident agreed to build the plant as part of a 2011 settlement over alleged EPA Clean Water Act violations, and now the company, and residents, should get to see it if works as intended.

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  19. Jury finds Jerry Active guilty on all counts in double murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... doubt on DNA evidence on the scene from Active and investigators' methods of testing evidence against the 26-year-old Togiak man. Active was arrested May 2013 and accused of murdering Touch Chea and Sorn Sreap in their Mountain View apartment. ...

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  20. Troopers seize Togiak-bound whiskey, charge Aleknagik man with smugglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Acting on a tip, Alaska State Troopers detained an Aleknagik man attempting to smuggle 11 bottles of whiskey into Togiak at the village's airstrip Friday, they said. In an online dispatch, troopers wrote that the whiskey bottles were in a box belonging to 31-year-old Jeremiah Kyakwok.

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