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Congratulations 2020 Graduates!

        Naidene Baechler ADVANCED DEGREE GRADUATES Baechler, Naidene Master of Social Work Johnson, Lauren Master of Business Administration Mills , Nancy Master of Educational Leadership Reamey, Random Master of Business Administration HE/VE GRADUATES Angasan, Cecelia Health Science Aspelund, Laura Natural Science Baumgarte, Ethan Nursing Baumgarte, Luke Sustainability Chiklak, Lorrene Interdisciplinary Studies Cloud,…Read More

Bristol Bay Development Fund Announces the 2020 Path to Prosperity Competition Finalists

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 20, 2020 Bristol Bay Development Fund Announces the 2020 Path to Prosperity Competition Finalists Bristol Bay Development Fund (BBDF), a subsidiary of Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC), has selected 11 finalists for its second Path to Prosperity (P2P) business development competition. The finalists were chosen out of 23 applications and will…Read More

BBNC Thanks Senator Murkowski and Senator Sullivan for Opposing Pebble Mine

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 19, 2020 Contact: Daniel Cheyette, Vice President, Lands & Natural Resources (907) 278-3602 or dcheyette@bbnc.net BBNC Thanks Senator Murkowski and Senator Sullivan for Opposing Pebble Mine Anchorage, AK – Senator Lisa Murkowski and Senator Dan Sullivan have both expressed their strong opposition to the proposed Pebble mine in recent weeks, declaring…Read More

2020 Annual Meeting Prize Winners

Thank you to everyone who participated in BBNC’s Virtual 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders! BBNC shareholders who submitted their completed proxy by September 9 were eligible for the early bird prizes, shareholders who voted their proxy online by September 30 were eligible for the online voting prizes, and shareholders who submitted their proxy by September…Read More

Bristol Bay Salmon Week Celebrated Virtually

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 22, 2020 Bristol Bay Salmon Week Celebrated Virtually BBNC brings together Bristol Bay supporters and presents Fish First awards to renowned chefs Anchorage, AK – Last week, Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) and other Bristol Bay supporters virtually celebrated the fourth annual Bristol Bay Wild Salmon Celebration. Also known as Bristol…Read More

BBNC on the Army Corps Rejecting Pebble Mine: The Voices of Bristol Bay Have Prevailed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 24, 2020 Media Contact: Charles Fedullo charlesf@strategies360.com or (907) 388-8055 BBNC on the Army Corps Rejecting Pebble Mine: The Voices of Bristol Bay Have Prevailed ANCHORAGE, AK – Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) President and CEO Jason Metrokin made the following statement after the Army Corps of Engineers announced the proposed…Read More

BBNC Statement on Donald Trump Jr.’s Opposition to Pebble Mine

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 4, 2020 Contact: Daniel Cheyette, Vice President, Lands & Natural Resources (907) 278-3602 or dcheyette@bbnc.net BBNC Statement on Donald Trump Jr.’s Opposition to Pebble Mine Anchorage, AK – “Donald Trump Jr. confirmed what Alaskans have known for decades: the proposed Pebble mine has no place in Bristol Bay. We appreciate and…Read More

BBNC Statement on the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Pebble Mine

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 24, 2020 Contact: Daniel Cheyette, Vice President, Lands & Natural Resources (907) 278-3602 or dcheyette@bbnc.net BBNC Statement on the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Pebble Mine Anchorage, AK – Earlier today, the Alaska District for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released the final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for…Read More

BBNC Statement on PLP Pebble Performance Dividend

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 16, 2020 Contact: Daniel Cheyette, Vice President, Lands & Natural Resources (907) 278-3602 or dcheyette@bbnc.net Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) President and CEO Jason Metrokin issued the following statement regarding the “Pebble Performance Dividend” that the Pebble Limited Partnership (PLP) announced earlier today: The Pebble Performance Dividend is the latest attempt…Read More