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Daher Jorge

Crabbers Report Abundant Bairdi After Fishery's Controversial Closure

The Bering Sea b​airdi crab fishery stayed closed this year for the fi​rst time in four seasons. State biologists decided there were too fe​w crab to harvest safely, but fishermen are questi​oning that call. They say they saw plentiful bairdi while crabbing for other species. At a Board of Fisheries meeting in Anchorage this week, commissioners are looking into the possibility of opening the fishery even in low-abundance years. The crew of the F/V Polar Sea stands at a metal table on the deck...

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Talk of the Town

Genee Shaishnikoff

Boys Basketball Team Headed to State, Girls Close Season Strong

The Unalaska Raiders are headed to state. The boys’ basketball team qualified for the state tournament last weekend, winning all three of their regional games.

The girls' team narrowly missed a state berth. They won their first game against Dillingham 40-43, and went on to play Bristol Bay. Bristol Bay outscored the...

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After yesterday's pulled health care vote, many on the left and the right are seeing it as a failure for Republicans — but former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay says it's actually a blessing in disguise.

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