Category: Corporate

Bristol Bay Native Corporation and Choggiung Ltd. announce groundbreaking partnership

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 26, 2018 CONTACT Carmell Engebretson, Bristol Bay Native Corporation, Communications Manager 907-278-3602 or cengebretson@bbnc.net Cameron Poindexter, Choggiung Ltd., President and Chief Executive Officer 907-843-2688 or cameron@choggiung.com Bristol Bay Native Corporation and Choggiung Ltd. announce groundbreaking partnership  Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC), an Alaska Native regional corporation, and Choggiung Ltd. (Choggiung),…Read More

Pebble permitting: What you need to know

The Pebble project is currently in the permitting process. The lead agency, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps), has begun work on an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). The EIS is a decision-making tool that lays out the positive and negative environmental effects of a proposed action. Every EIS includes alternative actions, including the impact…Read More

First Quantum Makes the Right Decision to Exit Pebble Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 25, 2018 CONTACT Dan Cheyette, Vice President, Lands & Natural Resources dcheyette@bbnc.net or (907) 278-3602 BBNC: First Quantum makes the right decision to exit Pebble project Pebble Mine would risk billions in economic impact and 20,000 American jobs. Anchorage, AK – Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) praised First Quantum Minerals (FM)…Read More

BBNC: Pebble is Still the Wrong Mine in the Wrong Place

BBNC Board reiterates opposition to the Pebble Mine after meeting with the leadership of the Pebble Limited Partnership While remaining steadfastly opposed to the proposed Pebble mine, Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) has maintained an open dialogue with the Pebble Limited Partnership (PLP). That dialogue continued this week as BBNC’s Board of Directors met with…Read More

New Shareholder Services Center

BBNC recently held a Shareholder Open House at its new Shareholder Services Center in Anchorage. The center provides meeting room space, free WiFi, computer, printer and phone access, and a great place to meet with staff to complete your Stock Will, scholarship application, to build your resume, and more. We encourage shareholders to stop by…Read More

BBNC 2017 Tax Information

BBNC dividends are taxable. Shareholders were mailed their IRS 1099 forms for the 2017 tax year at the end of January. Some shareholders received a second 1099 form if they received 7(j) payments and shareholder door prize winnings. The 1099 forms reflect payments including: Quarterly dividends (reported in boxes 1a and 1b on Form 1099-DIV)…Read More

BBNC Dividend Banking and Withholding Information

Revisions to banking deposit policies could affect the direct deposit of your BBNC and village corporation dividends and those of minor children whom you are custodian for. Please check with your bank as not every bank has the same policies. Here are some things to be aware of: Entire account numbers are needed for deposit…Read More

Local Business Offers Students Early Opportunities

More than just a convenience store and gas station, the Bristol Express serves a vital role in Dillingham’s close-knit community. Purchased by BBNC as part of a more extensive acquisition in 2015, the store provides shareholders with job opportunities. It’s a place where students find their first jobs, learn valuable skills, and adults like Manager…Read More