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Alaska's Native heritage

...Elders.A teacher friend encountered a subsistence Yup'ik fisherman alone in a skiff a few miles off the coast in Kuskokwim Bay with a blown head gasket on his outboard engine. When he stopped to assist, the fisherman thanked him for his concern...
Search under way for couple from Kwigillingok

BETHEL - Alaska State Troopers say a search is under way for a teacher and his wife missing from a village on the Kuskokwim Bay. The couple are overdue from a snowmachine trip. Michael Wier provided a fellow teacher with his trip itinerary...
Sockeyes run strong, kings weak statewide

...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 periodically.Alaska Peninsula returns have also been strong. Both the Chignik and Nelson River...
Man sentenced to 129 years in murder case

...prior convictions for assault and sexual assault. He was previously convicted of repeatedly having sex with an 11-year-old girl while he was a Goodnews Bay police officer. Goodnews Bay is on Kuskokwim Bay, about 100 miles south of Bethel.
Hefty catch

Gar y Sharp puts a massive king salmon into a net at the docks in Quinhagak in the Kuskokwim Bay area as the first king salmon commercial opening of the season got underway late last week. Only 58 of the about 200 permit-holders...
Tuntutuliak village residents relent on poaching probe

...rights and moose management. On Aug. 22, 50 to 100 residents of Tuntutuliak, a village of 370 near the mouth of Kuskokwim Bay, barred a state Fish and Wildlife Protection officer and two U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service employees from entering...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...repeatedly having sex with an 11-year-old girl while he was a Goodnews Bay police officer. Goodnews Bay is on Kuskokwim Bay, about 100 miles south of Bethel. Share this page: Print Email Reddit Archives ANCHORAGE - A 35-year-old...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: State considers aid for salmon fishermen 7/15/97

... There is still hope that a strong run of silver salmon in late July and early August could help offset losses for Kuskokwim Bay area commercial fishermen, King said. ``It's sad for the Bristol Bay guys, cause there's not a lot for...
State sees mixed returns for salmon harvest

...devastating year. The forecast of 82,000 kings came in at about 28,000, allowing for some Kuskokwim River and Kuskokwim Bay harvests, but very few in the Lower Yukon. Pink, sockeye and chum runs in the Arctic-Yukon-Kuskokwim
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Teen suspected in shooting of parents 3/26/98

...police were investigating the incident. Quinhagak is a southwest Alaska village of about 500 people, located on Kuskokwim Bay, 75 miles south of Bethel. Copyright © 1998 Southeastern Newspaper Corp. Comments or questions? Contact the...


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