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Greta Mart

New Fish and Game Biologist Aims For Balance

Justin Leon is the newest staff biologist at Dutch Harbor's Alaska Department of Fish and Game office. He now assists biologist Miranda Westphal in managing the Bering Sea Aleutian Islands (BSAI) area for the Division of Commercial Fisheries. Leon has been on the job now since December and said he and his wife had always wanted to see Unalaska, so when a job came up here he eagerly applied. The couple moved here from Nome with their new baby boy. Originally from Georgia, he earned an undergra...
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Frank Kelty

Kelty Receives Excellence in Service Award

Unalaska City Council Member and former Mayor Frank Kelty was recently honored with an Excellence in Service Award from the Alaska Department of Fish & Game. Kelty was one of five recipients of the award this year, and was recognized for his many years of service to the Unalaska Advisory Committee. According to the Department of Fish & Game: "Through 35 years of service, Mr. Kelty has been critical to the Unalaska Advisory Committee, revitalizing it in 2001 and serving as chair ever s...
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