Katherine Moncure, KDLG - Dillingham

Katherine Moncure, KDLG - Dillingham
salmon splashing through the water

Up close with spawning salmon: University of Washington researchers contribute to decades of Bristol Bay data

Each year, researchers from the University of Washington’s Alaska Salmon Program follow spawning salmon upstream to Lake Alekagnik to survey the number of fish that reach these spawning grounds.
the cover of an Igiugig childrens book

Igiugig receives statewide literacy award for its robust library that started as a community bookshelf

Igiugig, a community of about 70 residents, has pursued big things from its little library.
small bodies of water dot the tundra

Despite setbacks, Pebble Mine gets new investment of $9.4 million

The new investor signed an agreement for even greater potential investment over a two-year period — up to $47 million in total.

Abortion remains legal in Alaska, but access for rural residents is challenging and expensive

In Bristol Bay, patients seeking abortions have always faced obstacles to care.