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Berett Wilber

News Intern

Berett was born and raised in a fishing family from Sitka, Alaska. Fresh from a stint as a legislative aide in Alaska’s capital, she’s a photographer looking foward to spending the summer listening, recording, and photographing Unalaska. In her non-work time, she likes hiking, foraging, swimming, and yoga. 

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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Wreckage from the F/V Destination has been found off St. George Island. The boat and its six crew members were fishing for snow crab when they disappeared on February 11.  

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced this morning that two of its research vessels have found and confirmed the location of the Destination.
 

Newscast: 07/20/17

17 hours ago

Wreckage from the F/V Destination is found; marine mammals are back on Bogoslof despite eruptions; and Alaska’s Special Prosecution’s office is looking into the Senator who allegedly slapped a reporter. 

Newscast: 07/19/17

Jul 19, 2017

With a tweet, Senator Lisa Murkowski dooms Obamacare repeal; an underwater camera gives scientists a new perspective on Atka mackerel; and Alaska’s legislators face a third special session – eventually. 

Newscast: 07/18/2017

Jul 19, 2017

A tsunami advisory for the Aleutians is canceled; Alaska legislators reform oil and gas taxes; and big ships in the North Pacific will try turning the volume down for killer whales.  

Berett Wilber/KUCB

While the Aleutian Islands may not have trees, a new exhibit at the Museum of the Aleutians shows there’s still a forest.

 

It’s under the ocean. And instead of conifers, it’s made of kelp.

 

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