Press Releases

Press Releases
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June 25, 2017
Bristol Bay Fisheries Report: June 25, 2017

June 21, 2017
Bristol Bay Fisheries Report: June 21, 2017

June 20, 2017
Bristol Bay Fisheries Report: June 20, 2017

June 20,2017
Lake Clark National Park opens first public use cabin

June 19, 2017
Bristol Bay Fisheries Report: June 19, 2017

June 13, 2017
About 14,000 sockeye on the books in Bristol Bay through Monday

June 13, 2017
Pebble Partnership contracts with ASRC Energy Services

June 9, 2017
Igiugig puts about $1 million to work revitalizing Lake Iliamna Yup’ik

June 8, 2017
Iliamna Lake levels barely high enough for Bristol Bay boat portage

June 5, 2017
UAF graduate student maps native place names around Iliamna Lake

June 1, 2017
Igiugig staves off opening new landfill by recycling

May 23, 2017
Cape Greig walrus are back, ADF&G plans changed fishery boundary again

May 12, 2017
Igiugig group travels to New Mexico and Arizona for cultural exchange

May 5, 2017
Igiugig celebrates final days of school with Goose Camp

May 3, 2017
Lake and Peninsula School District switches to "subsistence calendar."

April 27, 2017
Mining company invests in Groundhog project northeast of Pebble
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April 24, 2017

A living legend of Alaska's Lake Clark 
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April 20, 2017
Lake and Pen students meet for academics, athletics in Newhalen

April 15, 2017
Tusty not so trusty, say Southwest fishing communities
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Feb 16, 2017
Ptarmigan numbers "alarmingly" low on Alaska Peninsula

January 9, 2017
New city dock in Chignik Bay nearly complete

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October 12, 2016

Lake and Peninsula Borough is renowned for hunting and fishing, and the statistics seem to support it.  The Pope & Young Club is recognized as the official repository for records on bow-harvested North American big game animals.  Their records for bear ( show the first, second, third and eighth largest bears were claimed in Lake and Peninsula Borough.

July 11, 2016
Nondalton kids dig into their history at Dena'ina culture camp

May 19, 2016
Port Alsworth 7th grader names new Alaska ferry "Tazlina

May 7, 2016
Walrus hauling out at new Bristol Bay spot north of Ugashik

April 29, 2016

Lake Iliamna seal haul-outs to be conserved in easement

March 2, 2016

 $1.54 million grant awarded by the Department of Energy to promote the development of a marine hydrokinetic project in Igiugig, Alaska