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Mining could devastate Bristol Bay region

...Wednesday; opponents saw it as an example of government overreach and feared it would lead to a pre-emptive veto.Jason Metrokin, president and CEO of Bristol Bay Native Corp., said the corporation supports "responsible development where it...
GCLL Juneau softball foe heads to Hall of Fame

...Vice President), Chris Myers (Treasurer/Secretary), Matt Carle, Chuck Homan, Reggie Joule, Gina Luckey, Jason Metrokin and Rick Mystrom. Harlow Robinson is the Executive Director. The Alaska Sports Hall of Fame is a 501(c) 3 non-profit...
Native corps. bicker over Pebble Mine at meeting

...there's one particular project that we don't support because of the risks it represents to the region," said Jason Metrokin, BBNC's president and chief executive officer. Speaking at the Capitol at an informal meeting that attracted most...
Alaska on paper

...Veldee Hall, Mark Hamilton, Eric Heyne, Gary Holthaus, G. W. (Greg) Kimura, Nancy Lord, Dennis Metrokin, Jason Metrokin, Ken Ostercamp, Tadd Owens, James Ruppert, John Shively, Peggy Shumaker, Ronald Spatz, John Straley, Raymond...
Villages upset by Pebble opposition

...links the Pebble site to lower Cook Inlet, a possible corridor for transporting ore. Bristol Bay Chief Executive Jason Metrokin told the Anchorage Daily News the vote was not against development in general. "Ultimately, BBNC doesn't feel...
Fishermen, environmentalists lobby against oil and gas leasing

...encouraging the federal government to open Bristol Bay to exploration. "It's about economic diversity," said Jason Metrokin, spokesman for the Bristol Bay Native Corp. He said the group supports fishing, but also believes there should...
Voters in rural Alaska weighing in on initiative that pits salmon against vast mineral mine

...Bristol Bay Native Corp., which has more than 8,000 shareholders with ties to the region, is opposed to the mine.Jason Metrokin, Bristol Bay Native corp.'s chief executive, recently said in a statement that Pebble presents an "unacceptable...
Residents tell EPA chief no to Pebble Mine

...reference to the challenges of living in rural Alaska and the subsistence lifestyle. The speakers' list ranged from Jason Metrokin, president and chief executive officer of the Bristol Bay Native Corp., to Bella Hammond of Lake Clark, widow...
Washington Sen. Maria Cantwell intends to oppose proposed Pebble Mine if it would harm fish; asks EPA to block

...80 years.The head of Bristol Bay Native Corp. which has over 9,000 shareholders, welcomed Cantwell's move. Jason Metrokin said in a statement that Pebble presents an "unacceptable risk to Bristol Bay salmon, which have supported our communities...
Bristol Bay Native Corp. opposes Pebble Mine

...not directly involved in Bristol Bay's fishing industry, fish remain its highest priority, said chief executive Jason Metrokin. "A large portion of our shareholders are Bristol Bay (fishing) permit holders," he said. The Native corporation...


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