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Operation Santa Claus goes to St. Michael

December 13, 2017 0

by Lt. Col. Candis Olmstead The Alaska National Guard has a tradition of serving communities throughout Alaska during the holiday season, delivering Christmas gifts and a variety of delights to the children. In its 61st […]

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Three Feet of Lush

December 13, 2017 0

Lianna Peterson of Russian Mission caught this huge lush fish while manaqing on the Yukon River three miles downriver from her village. The manignaq measured at least 3 feet in length. “It was a good […]

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Calista Corporation Stock Will Drive a Success

December 13, 2017 0

by Thom Leonard Calista Corporation’s biggest contest made three Shareholders very happy. Sammy Andreanoff won a 2017 Arctic Cat Alterra 700XT all-terrain vehicle (ATV), Sandra Nicori won 50,000 Alaska Airlines miles, and Emma Tamang won […]

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Happy Ice Fishing

December 7, 2017 0

2 year old Mallory Nanugaq Andrew of Kipnuk is having lots of fun ice fishing for sweet tasty smelt on the Qukaqliq River. She went with her dad Patrick last Saturday. Photo by Patrick Andrew

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Young Beaver Trappers first catch

November 30, 2017 0

Evan and Courtney Tobeluk caught their first beaver in the trap that they set on November 21st. They are the children of Gregory Tobeluk of Nunapitchuk.  Photo by Qunun Tobeluk

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First Winter Catch

November 30, 2017 0

7-year old Taylor Nicholai of Napaskiak got his first caribou last weekend. He is the grandson of James Nicholai. His fresh catch was shared with elders in his community. photo by James Nicholai

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Alaskan soldiers assist in Puerto Rico following hurricanes

November 30, 2017 0

After their historical first-time activation for duty outside of Alaska, four Alaska State Defense Force Soldiers have returned from a Puerto Rico deployment where they assisted with relief efforts on the hurricane-ravaged island. On the […]

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ANSEP partners with Lower Yukon and St. Mary’s City school districts

November 23, 2017 0

November 13th, 2017: The Alaska Native Science & Engineering Program is hosting 29 students from the Lower Yukon School District and St. Mary’s City School District at its joint Middle School Academy. Aimed at developing […]

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Persistence pushes colonel to military, business success

November 16, 2017 0

by Leona Long The quiet students sitting in the back row remind Col. Wayne Don of himself the most. They’re why he returns every summer to speak with students at the University of Alaska Fairbanks […]

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Marshall kindergarteners create art with Fox in a Meadow project

November 9, 2017 0

by Misty Circle I like doing lots of hands-on, standards based projects with my kindies, it gives them the confidence to experiment and to try new things, to problem solve, and to be innovative. These are […]