Lake and Peninsula School District

The Borough was originally created in 1989 to give citizens local control over their children's education. The foresight and vision of leaders like Frank Hill, Glen R. Alsworth, Sr., David Wilder, and Wassie Balluta, Sr. allowed the Borough to remain intact and gave our tiny villages a voice in their own future. School remains the primary purpose for the borough, with the majority of the budget devoted to funding LPSD.

Pride of Bristol Bay: A Conversation with Jerry and Caleb Jacques about their grizzly family

When Jerry Jacques was 17, he ran away from California and hitchhiked to Alaska. He had heard stories of his great-grandfather and grandfather prospecting, trapping and living in the far north and intended to follow in their footsteps.

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