Bristol Bay Borough

The Environmental Protection Agency announced on December 5 that it is contributing $20.5 million to the state’s plan to improve drinking water and wastewater infrastructure in communities around Alaska. 


Candidate Gene Sanderson requested the recount after the borough's canvas of the absentee and question ballots put him only two votes behind incumbent Pete Caruso. 

Bristol Bay Borough

Pete Caruso leads Gene Sanderson by only one vote for a seat on the assembly. Question ballots and absentee votes will be counted on November 13.

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The Bristol Bay Borough's municipal election is Nov. 5, 2019. Absentee and early voting continues through Nov. 4. 

Isabelle Ross/KDLG

Missing information in the original election announcement led the borough assembly to postpone the general election. Residents will have the opportunity to vote in a special election on Nov. 5. 

Mitch Borden/KDLG

The Bristol Bay Borough's general election was postponed. It was originally scheduled for Oct. 1. A special election will be held Nov. 5.  

Sage Smiley/KDLG

The annual Bristol Bay Fish Expo in Naknek continued for the third year in a row. And from brailer makers and processors to local history projects, it is fast becoming a must for people in the fishing industry. 

Isabelle Ross/KDLG

Dillingham had a strong showing at Saturday's regionals; the team will be sending 12 boys and three girls to the Wrestling State Championships. New Stuyahok and King Cove each qualified four athletes for state; Bristol Bay Borough qualified two; Manokotak, Newhalen and Sand Point are each sending one athlete. 


Isabelle Ross/KDLG

Bristol Bay’s local elections are just a few weeks away, and most candidates are running unopposed. Write-in candidates are still able to file, but district deadlines vary.

Caitlin Tan

More people in Bristol Bay during the summer means more patients seeking care at the Camai Health Clinic.

Bristol Bay Borough elects mostly incumbents

Oct 6, 2015

Unofficial results show an unchanged Bristol Bay Borough Assembly, and one new face on the school board.

Bristol Bay Borough election set for Oct. 6

Sep 29, 2015

The ballot for the upcoming Bristol Bay Borough election features three candidates for two assembly seats, and three candidates for two school board seats.

Department of Public Safety

A group of concerned citizens have come together in the Bristol Bay Borough to raise awareness about illegal drugs. They will gather to talk about the matter on Friday. KDLG’s Mike Mason has the story.