Scholarship Opportunities: APICDA – Deadline June 1st, 2021

The Aleutian Pribilof Island Community Development Association (APICDA) is offering ten NEW college undergraduate scholarship awards for the 2021-22 academic year! Eligibility requirements include being a full-time, permanent resident of an Aleutian region community or St. George Island. Please visit the link for more information and to apply by June 1: https://www.apicda.com/haginaa-kidul-helping-to-grow…/

For more information on both the college and vocational scholarships, click on the fliers below:

APICDA HKCollege Scholarship 2021

APICDA HKVocational Scholarship 2021

Aleutians East Borough – Assembly Meeting & Agenda – April, 2021

Posted on: April 8th, 2021 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window

The Aleutians East Borough Assembly Meeting aired live on KSDP at 3pm on Thursday, April 8th.

Download the meeting (MP3):
https://apradio.org/mp3/2021-04-08_AEB.mp3

Download the PDF for this meeting:
April 8, 2021 ASSEMBLY AGENDA

Aleutians East Borough – Assembly Meeting Agenda – March, 2021

Posted on: March 11th, 2021 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window

The Aleutians East Borough Assembly Meeting aired live on KSDP at 3pm on Thursday, March 11th.

Download the meeting (MP3):
https://apradio.org/mp3/2021-03-11-aeb.mp3

Download the PDF for this meeting:
MARCH 11, 2021 ASSEMBLY MEETING PACKET

Aquatic Farmsite Lease: Trident Seafoods, Lefthand Bay, Sand Point, Alaska

Posted on: March 1st, 2021 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, City Of Sand Point, Community Window

https://aws.state.ak.us/OnlinePublicNotices/Notices/View.aspx?id=201612

ADL 233410 – Trident Seafoods – Preliminary Decision 2021.pdf
https://aws.state.ak.us/OnlinePublicNotices/Notices/Attachment.aspx?id=126913

Subject to AS 38.05.083, the Southcentral Regional Land Office (SCRO) has made a Preliminary Decision to offer a 10-year lease to Shannon Carroll dba Trident Seafoods Corporation for a 101.92-acre, more or less, site for the operation of an aquatic farmsite for the purpose of cultivating bull kelp, sugar kelp, and ribbon kelp. The location of the project area is further described as being within the S1/2 of Section 2 and SE1/4 of Section 3, Township 54 South, Range 75 West, Seward Meridian, within Lefthand Bay, approximately 14 nautical miles northwest of the city of Sand Point, Alaska.

The public is invited to review and comment on this Decision. A copy of the Decision can be found at https://aws.state.ak.us/OnlinePublicNotices/default.aspx or is available in hardcopy upon request. Questions concerning how to comment should be directed to Brent Reynolds at (907) 269-8567, by e-mail at brent.reynolds@alaska.gov or by fax to (907) 269-8913. All comments must be received in writing at the above listed mailing address or e-mail on or before 5:00 PM on April 1, 2021.

2021 S. AK Pen. Cod Pre-Season Teleconference – March 3rd, 1pm

Posted on: March 1st, 2021 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window, Fish News - newsletter

From “Fish News” via AEB:

Alaska Department of Fish & Game
South Peninsula Pacific Cod State-waters Fishery Preseason Meeting

Download the audio from this teleconference (MP3, 2.4MB).
https://apradio.org/mp3/2021-03-03-adfg.mp3

The Alaska Department of Fish & Game will hold a preseason meeting for the South Peninsula Pacific cod State-waters Fishery at 1pm Wednesday March 3, 2021. ADFG Fishery Managers Nat Nichols & Cassandra Whiteside will discuss fishery reporting requirements, number of registered vessels, weather forecast, season length predictions, etc. and will be available to answer questions.

The teleconference number for the March 3rd 1PM preseason meeting is:
1-800-315-6338
access code:
33470

From the ADFG February 1, 2021 Advisory Announcement for Emergency Order 4-GF-
06-21:
“The South Alaska Peninsula Area state-waters Pacific cod pot gear season will open at
12:00 noon March 7, 2021, unless delayed by weather. If the National Weather Service
marine forecast for Area PKZ155 issued at 4:00 a.m. on March 7, 2020 contains a gale
warning, the season opening will be delayed 24 hours. Weather delays may continue on a
rolling 24-hour basis for seven days, after which the season will open regardless of the
weather forecast. The 2021 South Alaska Peninsula Area state-waters Pacific cod
guideline harvest level (GHL) is 5.28 million pounds. Pot vessels are allocated 85% of
the GHL or 4.49 million pounds. (more…)

Live on KSDP – COVID Vaccine Info w/ Dr. Anne Zink, Dr. Shanda Lohse & Paul Mueller (EAT)

Posted on: February 24th, 2021 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window

KSDP aired a live discussion about COVID vaccine availability in the Aleutians East Borough from Eastern Aleutian Tribes at 9am on Friday, February 26th, 2021.

To listen to the whole discussion, click the link below or click play.
Listen to the discussion here!

Topic: “Don’t Be Hesitant, Roll Up Your Sleeve.”

Guests: 
– Anne Zink, MD Chief Medical Officer, State of Alaska
https://dhss.alaska.gov/News/Pages/newsletter/CMO/CMO_News.aspx

– Paul Mueller, EAT CEO
– Shanda Lohse, MD EAT Medical Director
https://www.eatribes.org/about-us/company/ 

Subtopics: Vaccine availability to the seafood industry; debunking vaccine myths and conspiracy theories; potential outcomes from vaccination.

Aleutians East Borough School District – February 17th, 2021 Board Meeting

Posted on: February 17th, 2021 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window, KSDP Programs

KSDP aired a quick School Board meeting at 6:30pm on February 17, 2021 to finish old business regarding the Administrative Contracts for 2021-2022.

The meeting has been archived here (MP3, 19.7MB):

https://apradio.org/mp3/2021-02-17-aebsd.mp3

Agenda & board packet available as PDFs here:
https://aebsd.org/District/23-Board-Packets.html

February 17, 2021 Special Board Meeting Agenda and Packet:
https://aebsd.org/files/user/9/file/Feb%2017%20Special%20Meeting%20Packet.pdf

Aleutians East Borough – Assembly Meeting Agenda – February, 2021

Posted on: February 8th, 2021 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window

The Aleutians East Borough Assembly Meeting aired live on KSDP at 3pm on Thursday, February 11th. To listen to the recorded audio, click below!

Download the PDFs for this meeting:
Feb. 11th, 2021 Assembly Meeting agenda & packet.

Aleutians East Borough – Assembly Meeting Agenda – January 2021

Posted on: January 14th, 2021 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window

The Aleutians East Borough Assembly Meeting aired live on KSDP at 3pm on Thursday January 14th.

Click below to stream the meeting:

Click here to download the meeting.

Download the PDFs for this meeting:
January 14th, 2021 Assembly Meeting packet.

Listen Now! Interview: New Peter Pan Owner Roger May – Monday, January 11 at 4PM

Posted on: January 8th, 2021 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window, Fisheries News, Meet the People

Check out KSDP’s interview with the new CEO of the New Peter Pan Seafoods Roger May. Mr. May discusses his vision for the operation in the Alaska Region including:

– Value Added Opportunities
– Listening to the Fleet
– New Management
– And More!

Or click here!

In the Loop: December 9th, 2020

This edition of In the Loop contains information regarding EAES grant applications. If you have applied and have not yet received your payment, or would like an update on your application’s status, call Glennora Dushkin at (907) 274-7555. The deadline to file additional paperwork for this grant is December 18th, 2020. (more…)

LISTEN: Aleutians East Borough Assembly Meeting – Agenda & Packet for December 10th, 2020

Posted on: December 9th, 2020 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window

The Aleutians East Borough Assembly Meeting will air live on KSDP at 3pm on Thursday.

Download the audio from this meeting (MP3, 55MB):
https://apradio.org/mp3/2020-12-10-AEB.mp3

Download the PDFs for this meeting:
DECEMBER 10, 2020 ASSEMBLY MTG. AGENDA & PACKET

DECEMBER 10, 2020 PLANNING SESSION (workshop only) Strategic Plan Update for the Assembly Meeting workshop.

Aleutians East Borough Assembly: November 12th Regular Meeting – Audio & Packet

Posted on: November 12th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Civic & Government, Community Window, COVID-19, King Cove, KSDP Programs, Sand Point

The Aleutians East Borough Assembly met for a regular meeting on November 12th, 2020 in order to go through usual business.

To stream the Meeting, click below!

To Download Press the Link Below
Download the Meeting Here

View and Download The November 12th, 2020 Board Packet Here.

PSA + MP3: Fisherman’s Zoom Call – November 5th at 10 AM.

Posted on: October 30th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window, COVID-19, Fisheries News, King Cove, KSDP Programs, Sand Point

Meeting has been archived here (11MB, MP3):
https://apradio.org/mp3/2020-11-05-aebfish.mp3

KSDP will be broadcasting an Aleutians East Borough fisherman’s Zoom call to answer questions from fishermen about relief programs.

The following people are scheduled to participate in the call:
• Jeffery T. Curry, Agricultural Program Manager, USDA Palmer Office
To discuss the Seafood Trade Relief Program (STRP)
• Douglas Vincent-Lang, Commissioner, ADFG
• Rachel Baker, Deputy Commissioner, ADFG
To provide updates on the CAREs Act for Fishermen & other relief programs
• Mary Tesche, Assistant Borough Administrator, AEB
To discuss the AEB Emergency Assistance program
(more…)

Listen MP3: Aleutians East Borough School Board Special Meeting: October 26, 2020

Posted on: October 26th, 2020 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: AEB School District, Aleutians East Borough, Community Window, KSDP Programs

The Aleutians East Borough School District had a special meeting of the Board. The meeting included:

– Admin Board Reports
– Report from Paul Mueller
– Community Comments
– New Hires/Resignations
…and more!

Stream or download the meeting here:Listen to or Download the Meeting Here!

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View and Download The April 11 2020 Board Packet Here