Aleutians

Unalaska health worker’s ingenuity doubles ventilator capacity for COVID-19 patients

<img data-attachment-id="198372" data-permalink="https://www.ktoo.org/2020/09/22/unalaska-health-workers-ingenuity-doubles-ventilator-capacity-for-covid-19-patients/lungs-768×595/" data-orig-file="https://dailynewsalaska.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/unalaska-health-workers-ingenuity-doubles-ventilator-capacity-for-covid-19-patients.jpg" data-orig-size="768,595" data-comments-opened="0" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Lungs-768×595" data-image-description=" Early on in the pandemic, many…

Aleutian storm season opens big with 120 mph-gusts in Unalaska over the weekend

<img data-attachment-id="197470" data-permalink="https://www.ktoo.org/2020/08/31/aleutian-storm-season-opens-big-with-120-mph-gusts-in-unalaska-over-the-weekend/unalaska_after_storm/" data-orig-file="https://dailynewsalaska.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/aleutian-storm-season-opens-big-with-120-mph-gusts-in-unalaska-over-the-weekend.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,900" data-comments-opened="0" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="unalaska_after_storm" data-image-description=" Unalaska pictured after high winds tore…

Dead whales wash up near Unalaska, but pandemic complicates necropsies

<img data-attachment-id="197362" data-permalink="https://www.ktoo.org/2020/08/28/dead-whales-wash-up-near-unalaska-but-pandemic-complicates-necropsies/dead_juvenile_humpback-768×512/" data-orig-file="https://dailynewsalaska.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/dead-whales-wash-up-near-unalaska-but-pandemic-complicates-necropsies.jpg" data-orig-size="768,512" data-comments-opened="0" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="dead_juvenile_humpback-768×512" data-image-description=" A juvenile humpback whale was spotted…

Biologists hope dead sea lion will shed light on endangered Aleutian population

<img data-attachment-id="196894" data-permalink="https://www.ktoo.org/2020/08/15/biologists-hope-dead-sea-lion-will-shed-light-on-endangered-aleutian-population/dead_steller_sea_lion__2_-600×450/" data-orig-file="https://dailynewsalaska.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/biologists-hope-dead-sea-lion-will-shed-light-on-endangered-aleutian-population.jpg" data-orig-size="600,450" data-comments-opened="0" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="dead_steller_sea_lion__2_-600×450" data-image-description=" Courtesy Melissa Good, Alaska Sea Grant…

Sand Point docks and road damaged by magnitude 7.8 quake

<img data-attachment-id="196008" data-permalink="https://www.ktoo.org/2020/07/24/sand-point-docks-and-road-damaged-by-magnitude-7-8-quake/sand_point_damage__2__-cropped-551×420/" data-orig-file="https://dailynewsalaska.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/sand-point-docks-and-road-damaged-by-magnitude-7-8-quake.jpg" data-orig-size="551,420" data-comments-opened="0" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="sand_point_damage__2__-cropped-551×420" data-image-description=" Damage at a warehouse at the…

A fishing boat docked in Dutch Harbor with 85 COVID-19 cases

<img data-attachment-id="195813" data-permalink="https://www.ktoo.org/2020/07/20/a-fishing-boat-docked-in-dutch-harbor-with-85-covid-19-cases-now-its-headed-for-seward/sarah_spelsberg_ppe_0-600×450/" data-orig-file="https://dailynewsalaska.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/a-fishing-boat-docked-in-dutch-harbor-with-85-covid-19-cases.jpg" data-orig-size="600,450" data-comments-opened="0" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="sarah_spelsberg_ppe_0-600×450" data-image-description=" Sarah Spelsberg, a physician assistant at…