Western Alaska

Without running water, Stebbins improvises sanitation amid COVID-19 outbreak

<img data-attachment-id="199570" data-permalink="https://www.ktoo.org/2020/10/20/without-running-water-stebbins-improvises-sanitation-amid-covid-19-outbreak/stebbins-768×576/" data-orig-file="https://dailynewsalaska.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/without-running-water-stebbins-improvises-sanitation-amid-covid-19-outbreak.jpg" data-orig-size="768,576" 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="Stebbins-768×576" data-image-description=" The Alaska Army National Guard armory…

Newtok regains power after month-long outage

<img data-attachment-id="198443" data-permalink="https://www.ktoo.org/2020/09/24/newtok-regains-power-after-month-long-outage/newtok-2/" data-orig-file="https://dailynewsalaska.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/newtok-regains-power-after-month-long-outage.jpg" data-orig-size="558,419" 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="newtok" data-image-description=" A mechanic for the Ungusraq Power…

In secret recordings, Pebble Mine execs say Donlin mine is too expensive to build

<img data-attachment-id="198351" data-permalink="https://www.ktoo.org/2020/09/22/in-secret-recordings-pebble-mine-execs-say-donlin-mine-is-too-expensive-to-build/pebble-tapes/" data-orig-file="https://dailynewsalaska.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/in-secret-recordings-pebble-mine-execs-say-donlin-mine-is-too-expensive-to-build.png" data-orig-size="600,250" 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="pebble tapes" data-image-description=" On September 21, an environmental…

Despite vandals, Black Lives Matter dumpster will stay at Bethel city hall

<img data-attachment-id="197634" data-permalink="https://www.ktoo.org/2020/09/04/despite-vandals-black-lives-matter-dumpster-will-stay-at-bethel-city-hall/blm_dumpster-768×576/" data-orig-file="https://dailynewsalaska.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/despite-vandals-black-lives-matter-dumpster-will-stay-at-bethel-city-hall.jpg" data-orig-size="768,576" 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="blm_dumpster-768×576" data-image-description=" A restored ‘Black Lives Matter’ dumpster….

‘A Swiss cheese moment’: how a communication breakdown stopped flights to Aniak

<img data-attachment-id="197454" data-permalink="https://www.ktoo.org/2020/08/31/a-swiss-cheese-moment-how-a-communication-breakdown-kept-cargo-from-getting-to-aniak/aniak-runway-600×450/" data-orig-file="https://dailynewsalaska.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/a-swiss-cheese-moment-how-a-communication-breakdown-stopped-flights-to-aniak.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="Aniak-Runway-600×450" data-image-description=" The Aniak runway is being moved…