Tags » Dutch Harbor

Sun & Fun in Dutch Harbor

February 1st, 2016

Dutch Harbor (also known as Unalaska) has long been on my list of places to visit. Last summer we had considered a summer trip to Dutch and Umnak (the island just past Dutch) but decided to wait till we had someone else to fly down with. 1,057 more words


Puerto Ricans are being offered minimum wage jobs…in Alaska

When the Financial Control Board lands on Puerto Rico next month, and “recommends” a minimum wage of $4.25, the US will provide some helpful alternatives. Boricuas can be cops in Camden, teachers in Texas, and grape pickers in Gainesville, New York. 210 more words


Mesh Shop Releases New Boat!

The Mesh Shop is celebrating (right now, with DJ) the release of a new sailboat at Dutch Harbor. The anticipated sail craft has sleek, competitive lines with features of a luxury cruiser. 19 more words

Business Section

Pic o' the Day

A visitor to Dutch Harbor (link at right) submitted this picture to us with the caption “Parking or Embarrassment?”

Human Interest

Giving the Finger

Giving the Finger: Risking It All to Fish the World’s Deadliest Sea
Scott Campbell
Lyons Press, 264 pages (hardback, 2014)

I am a sucker for a good book about a way of life, especially when tied into a biography, which is my preferred reading material anyway. 464 more words

Book Review

GTFO Replaces Shadow Club, Ravers Rave Over It

Partygoers are looking for new spots after the Dutch Harbor Shadow Club was removed for a GTFO trading facility (see links for GTFO info) and a dock for Analyse Dean’s latest creation. 10 more words

Business Section

Flying Shadow Club Voted "Best Sunset Club"

The Flying Shadow Club at Dutch Harbor has been voted as the best place to watch a sunset and have a drink, according to Sunsets Us, a travel and entertainment magazine. 33 more words