Daysha Eaton

FishThe Kuskokwim River Salmon Management Working Group wants the state to end to all commercial openings for the remainder of the summer. The say despite unmet subsistence needs the state has allowed commercial salmon openings. Some upriver fishermen are fed up with the state, and want the Federal Subsistence Board to manage the river from here on out.

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Krissy & Faith pic

Krissy Medina with baby Faith.

A Bethel woman who had a baby while in a coma, then passed away was laid to rest over the weekend. Jessie Ayagalria was clinically brain dead for most of her pregnancy. Her baby, Faith, was born on July 8thand is now being raised by family in Bethel.

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ADF&GAnother commercial opening for salmon fishing on the Kuskowkiwm starts Monday, July 21st. Waters from Bethel to the mouth will open to commercial salmon fishing from noon to 6pm. Read more →

Anchorage PDPolice are investigating the death of a Hooper Bay woman in Anchorage. The Medical Examiner has positively identified the woman found dead outside Tuesday as 26-year-old Jessica Lake, originally of Hooper Bay. Read more →