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    The community of Elim is interested in establishing a rock quarry. Photo: KNOM File.

    Potential Elim Rock Quarry Under Discussion

    An informational meeting about an Elim rock quarry project took place on Thursday, followed by a tri-party meeting with the Elim city council, tribal council, and the Elim Native Corporation. The fate of the quarry is uncertain, and further meetings will be determined.

    "Humpys" like these were seen in record numbers last week in the Shaktoolik and Unalakleet rivers.

    Record Numbers of Pinks in Norton Sound

    According to fish reports, 245,000 pinks were counted at the Shaktoolik River — and 744,000 at Unalakleet — on July 13th. Fishers may not have seen fish in those numbers this past weekend, but they’re soon expected to “shoot back up,” says ADF&G.