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Excavation shines light on ancient village

...corporation, Qanirtuuq, with help from the Alaska Marine Grant Sea Advisory Program, called on Knecht for help. Kanektok River Adventures, a subsidiary of the corporation, also supported the project. Knecht, known for helping build Native...
Sockeyes run strong, kings weak statewide

...effort was lower June 30 than in any recent year, while sockeye numbers were exceeding the 2012 performance.On the Kanektok River, 38 kings and 12,526 sockeyes were counted as of June 30.Commercial fishing in Kuskokwim Bay was also opening...
Feds to require permits for Togiak refuge rivers the Togiak National Wildlife Refuge. One is the Kanektok River, a navigable waterway, which is a change that agency...would be required for using refuge lands along the Kanektok River and all forks of the Goodnews River during king and...
Fuel barge grounds in Kanektok River

...142,000 gallons of fuel has grounded near Bethel. The Coast Guard said the 160-foot barge is grounded in the Kanektok River near Quinhagak Village on the eastern shore of the Bering Sea. The barge is in the Togiak National Wildlife Rufuge...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Native village seeks rights to police river area 1/4/98

...Last modified at 11:34 a.m. on Sunday, January 4, 1998 By TED HORNER THE TUNDRA DRUMS BETHEL - The Kanektok River, internationally known for trophy sportfishing, is the site of a brewing conflict between the village of Quinhagak...
Search continues in suspected drowning

ANCHORAGE - Alaska State Troopers suspect a 2-year-old boy has drowned in the Kanektok River. Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said the search for the toddler's body continued Monday, a day after he apparently fell...
Fire destroys building in Southwest village

...building was on fire and flames engulfed the structure. The cause has not been determined. The loss is estimated at $250,000. Quinhagak is 71 miles southwest of Bethel on the Kanektok River, less than a mile from the Bering Sea coast.


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