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Body of hunter found in Naknek River

...Alaska State Troopers said searchers have recovered the body of a 75-year-old Naknek man who apparently drowned in the Naknek River. Wilbur "Arch" Willson left Naknek at about 1:30 p.m. Sunday for a hunting trip to a cabin 13 miles up Big...
Family says Naknek woman killed herself after sexual assault

...killed herself, her family said.The woman shot herself in Naknek over the weekend, according to the Anchorage Daily News.Prosecutors...borough police chief, Chukwak and two others had come to the Naknek home of the woman and her husband to play beer pong. The woman's...
Search on for cause of fire in S. Naknek

...historic commercial fishing complex in South Naknek on Sunday, seeking the cause of an explosive...That's somebody's fishing boat."' South Naknek is a village of about 120 across the Naknek River from Naknek. The fire came just as fishermen...
Utility prepares for geothermal exploration well

ANCHORAGE - Naknek Electric Association, banking on a decade...NEA officials said. With residents of Naknek and King Salmon currently paying 43 cents...same, Friedmann said. "The board of Naknek Electric believes if they can find a stable...
Earthquake rattles Egegik residents

NAKNEK - Residents of Egekik were rattled by an earthquake Wednesday night that was...3.6 earthquake at 10:19 p.m. was 4.2 miles deep. KAKN-radio in Naknek reports no damage occurred. Egegik is a community of 73 on the Alaska Peninsula...
Geothermal test project near King Salmon

KING SALMON - The Naknek Electric Association is drilling a well near King Salmon to test the...The project requires a second test well to be drilled in September. Naknek Electric currently relies on diesel to generate electricity.
Regional News
Local courts last to modernize files

Around the state, in places such as Anchorage, Tok, Naknek and Unalakleet, a person hardly has to go to court anymore to dig up information on a case. Dockets, calendars, costs, attorneys...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Fishing family seeks out new markets 8/30/98

...August 30, 1998 By MAUREEN CLARK NAKNEK - Long after most fishermen had quit...Lucile was still out fishing the waters off Naknek, catching late-August silver salmon...goes to the Trident Seafoods plant in Naknek. Fresh fish is sold to a fish broker...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: One man's theory: Whales ate the southwest salmon 8/16/98

...Sunday, August 16, 1998 The 69-year-old Kraun, a former Naknek resident and fishermen who winters in Seattle, said he flew...during recent fishing seasons to check on whales just north of Naknek. Kraun says that after a half-dozen years of informal surveys...
Bridge seen as lifeline for foundering Alaska village

...two-minute air taxi ride across the Naknek River to the north shore, where a bus...When the final bell rings, the South Naknek students head back to the airport. Those...has been a way of life for older South Naknek students since the 1960s. Last year...


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