KDLG/Isabelle Ross

Tensions between Curyung Tribe and BBAHC raise worries about healthcare

The Curyung Tribal Council is currently in mediation with BBAHC over its withdrawal from the corporation. At a public meeting Tuesday, concerns ranged from patient care to the corporation's management.

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KDLG/Amanda Luiten

Junior NYO athletes from Dillingham share their experiences at the competitions

Fifth graders Kahlen Savo, Jacob Neketa and sixth grader Hailey Williams travelled to Anchorage to comepete in the Junior Native Youth Olympics.

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KDLG/Amanda Luiten

Fifth graders Kahlen Savo, Jacob Neketa and sixth grader Hailey Williams travelled to Anchorage to comepete in the Junior Native Youth Olympics. 

Amanda Luiten

On the show this week, we go to a meeting BBAHC held on healthcare in the area. We talk through Nushagak Cooperative's price hike. And we hear from a few young athletes who competed in the Junior Native Youth Olympics in Anchorage

KDLG/Isabelle Ross

The Curyung Tribal Council is currently in mediation with BBAHC over its withdrawal from the corporation. At a public meeting Tuesday, concerns ranged from patient care to the corporation's management.  

KDLG/Hannah Colton

McDowell Group, city officials and PND Engineers are making the final round of meetings to complete the Dillingham Waterfront Strategic Plan. 

 

KDLG/Isabelle Ross

The price hike will cover an increase in power consumption and costs, due to the Cooperative’s power plant upgrade in 2018.

 

Courtesy of ADF&G

After a warm start to the winter, the recent bouts of cold weather and heavier snowfall have made for more favorable conditions. 

KDLG/Isabelle Ross

On By the Bay, KDLG talked to Dr. Cathy Hyndman about how people can get tested for sexually transmitted infections in Bristol Bay, why they should get tested, and why there is so much stigma around STIs. 

Bristol Bay Native Corporation/Blue North Fisheries

The Bristol Bay Native Corporation acquired two giants of the state’s Pacific cod fishery last September. It created a subsidiary, Bristol Bay Seafood Investments, to manage those harvesters. Now, that subsidiary has new leadership.

KDLG/Isabelle Ross

It's Valentine's Day! We hear about the SWR school district's Yup'ik value of the month, get an update on Pebble's federal permitting process, and talk about hunting conditions for moose around Togiak after the season there was extended.

Student stories: Igiugig's storytelling workshop

Feb 11, 2020
Myron Longview

In his review of a recent storytelling workshop in Igiugig, an eighth grader reflects on what he learned about the art of storytelling, and why it's important.

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