Bering Straits Native Corp. seeks land for future Arctic port noted that Port Clarence is about 500 miles from the majority of the federal Chukchi OCS oil and gas leases. Dutch Harbor, currently the closest domestic deepwater port, is more than 1,300 miles from the lease areas, a distance that could...
Sikuliaq readies for Arctic research

ANCHORAGE - Next summer, there'll be a new ship docking in Dutch Harbor and Nome on its way to the Arctic. But first, the research vessel Sikuliaq is headed to Honolulu for its inaugural research cruises...
Melting the Ice Curtain, Pt. 1

...walrus hunters. Six hundred Soviet sailors visited Dutch Harbor in June 1988. The Soviet Union agreed to open three...ashore in Alaska to get drunk with the whole town of Dutch Harbor, this represents a significant improvement in relations...
Alaska Editorial: Remembering the lessons of World War II

...planes completed a two-day raid on Dutch Harbor that brought the war home to Alaska...power could be.The attack on Dutch Harbor caused 44 deaths and 71 injuries...Alaska needed them. And as the Dutch Harbor attacks and the invasion of the...
Coast Guard: Tug engine failure blamed on water in fuel

...southern shore as Shell was transporting the Kulluk from Dutch Harbor to Seattle for winter maintenance.But a big puzzle...Also, tests at the Delta Western bulk fuel tanks in Dutch Harbor on the same ultra-low sulfur diesel loaded onto the...
My Turn: Updated law strengthens Alaska's fisheries

...increased Alaska's catch by almost 5 billion pounds and doubled the nation's production of seafood. Unalaska/Dutch Harbor and Kodiak were instantly propelled to the top of the leader board among the nation's top fishing ports. And MSA did...
Bill would cut Alaska ferry workers' salaries

...those who do not live in the state. Because the ferry system serves communities ranging from Bellingham, Wash., to Dutch Harbor in the Aleutian Islands, it is one of the few state agencies allowed to hire out-of-state employees.Sen. Bill...
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Winter fishing seasons begin, snow crab early in December, which is very atypical," said Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologist Heather Fitch, out of Dutch Harbor.Fitch said about 10 to 15 vessels headed out for crab early, and that an influx of vessels were expected to start...
State report details injuries in fisheries

...analysis of injuries treated at a Dutch Harbor clinic provides some patterns on...Illiuliuk Family Health Center, in Dutch Harbor, in 2007 and 2008. The study...up of the fleets delivering in Dutch Harbor. Data from other Alaska fishing...
More questions than answers for oil and gas in new year

...spill response equipment would be kept on hand near Kotzebue Sound and a standby rig, the Polar Pioneer, will be in Dutch Harbor.The drillship Noble Discoverer would be used for drilling, as in 2012, but it will have had considerable overhauls...


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