Commercial crabbers in the Bering Strait Region are harvesting a new species of king crab this year following a change in state classification. The crab is a Hanasaki king crab, otherwise known as a “spiny” king crab. Seafood processors look forward to an expanded market and biologist await more accurate species data.
Congratulations to Janelle Otton, winner of this week’s morning show photo contest with her entry, “Fishnet Play Time”! If you submitted a photo this week, thank you for your…
In Koyukuk, a small harvest of 30 Chinook salmon has been gathered for a three-day memorial potlatch ceremony that will be held in the community next week.
For the second year in a row, the number of walrus harvested for subsistence on St. Lawrence Island is far below normal.
The Rampart fuel spill response is on hold as the Village Council waits on grant funding to continue clean-up.
This week on Breakfast Wednesday, Summercisers Stephanie and Noel chose a Carrot Cake Baked Oatmeal recipe. It’s fairly easy to make, with the only strenuous part…
Two programs tied to the fiscal health of Nome Public Schools were the focus at theNome board of education meeting last night. And neither was fully resolved.
State energy subsidies are going down, which means energy costs in Nome are going up.
With Chinook and summer chum runs nearing completion amid tight restrictions, fishermen along the upriver Yukon Drainage are looking to fall chum for their best chance of harvesting salmon this season.
Helicopter flights to Diomede were suspended this week because a complicated system of state and federal subsidies expired.