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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Drop in value of US dollar helps seafood sales

The US dollar has dropped in value all year against a basket of other global currencies.While that may sound like a bad thing, it’s...

Project would provide shoppers with reuseable bags

Amanda Wiese was flying over the Yukon River several years ago, en route from Bethel to Emmonak, when she noticed white dots all over the landscape below,...

Climate change enhances Arctic mosquito population

A new report from National Geographic magazine notes that blood-sucking mosquitos, the legendary bane of Arctic travelers, from caribou and reindeer to humans, are...

Fish Factor: Home Meal kits offer new market for wild Alaska seafood

Alaska aims to get in on the growing popularity of Home Meal kits that will deliver seafood directly to American kitchens.The kits typically offer...

NVE hosts Coast Guard Appreciation Luncheon

U.S. Coast Guard members and their families stationed in Cordova were guests of honor on Aug. 4, the 227th birthday of the Coast Guard,...

Harvest of kings restricted in coast wide fisheries

Citing poor ocean survival conditions for king salmon persisting in Southeast Alaska and British Columbia, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game is halting...

Fish Factor: ‘Time for a checkup from the neck up’

“It’s time for a checkup from the neck up” – meaning an industry time out to evaluate fishing operations and behaviors, advises Jerry Dzugan,...

Cordova Chronicles: That buzzing sound you hear isn’t giant mosquitoes

By now, most of us have some familiarity with drones. Why, a small four-bladed model could be seen and heard buzzing above the start...

Flag football comes to town

Flag football has come to town, thanks to the efforts of a U.S. Coast Guardsman and the Cordova Amateur Youth Athletics Corp.Meet Justin Graham,...

Two FNRA fundraising events coming up in August

Cordova’s chapter of Friends of the National Rifle Association is gearing up for its annual fundraising events, Smoke N’ Guns on Aug. 24, and...

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