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Gray-crowned Rosy Finch (Ceqpilunaq)

June 6, 2017 0

by Frank Keim What an amazing finch (sparrow) this is. No one will see it during the nesting season unless you are exploring the high ridges of the highest mountain ranges in the LYK Delta. […]

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Once Our Way

June 6, 2017 0

  by Greg Lincoln The earliest known film about a Yup’ik community made by a Yup’ik filmmaker has been saved and digitally restored. “Once Our Way” was directed, produced, and photographed by Andrew J. Chikoyak […]

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Mountains full of snow and birds

June 6, 2017 0

by Ned Rozell May 11, 2017: In the early going of my second hike across Alaska along the route of the Trans-Alaska pipeline, I chose to walk the highway rather than the pipe’s route to […]

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Action taken to conserve Kuskokwim River Chinook Salmon

May 31, 2017 0

by the USFWS Federal Public Waters Closed to Chinook Salmon Fishing by Federally Qualified Subsistence Users Beginning June 12. In consultation with the Kuskokwim River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission (KRITFC) and the Alaska Department of Fish […]

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Visiting elders add student support at Kenai Peninsula College

May 31, 2017 0

by J. Besl Dorm life is a staple of the American college experience. Seventy-year-old neighbors living in the residence hall, not so much. But that’s the case at Kenai Peninsula College (KPC), where, a few […]

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Alaska Territorial Guard Discharge Ceremony

May 31, 2017 0

The Alaska Native Heritage Center hosting a discharge ceremony to honor 16 members of the Alaska Territorial Guard (ATG). Governor Bill Walker and Brig. Gen. Laurie Hummel, adjutant general of the Alaska National Guard and […]

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2017 YK Delta Region Subsistence Spring Waterfowl Closure

May 31, 2017 0

A 30-day Emergency Closure has been established for the 2017 Alaska subsistence spring migratory bird harvest in the Yukon Kuskokwim Delta region. The spring waterfowl season will be closed during the initiation of migratory bird nesting […]

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Mekoryuk Student Receives two Prestigious BP Scholarship Awards

May 23, 2017 0

Jayne Hanna of Nuniwarmiut School in Mekoryuk, Alaska, has been named the recipient of the BP Alaska Principal’s Scholarship and the BP Alaska Commissioner’s Scholarship Awards. Hanna was among 25 graduating high school seniors across […]

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KLA sends off Class of 2017

May 23, 2017 0

by Greg Lincoln The staff and students at the Kuskokwim Learning Academy (KLA) celebrated a memorable commencement program on May 13th, 2017, with the conferring of 21 diplomas. The students hail from Scammon Bay to […]

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Non-indigenous Mule Deer found in Chena River Flood Control Area raises

May 23, 2017 0

by ADFG Staff A mule deer carcass found last week (May 18th) near the highway bridge over the Chena River Flood Control area is getting a close look by the Division of Wildlife Conservation. “The […]