The president is coming!

Aug 28th 6:17 pm By Carey Restino

Communities rally to clean up, refine message, for once-in-a-lifetime opportunity


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Obama should see country rural Alaskans know

August 28th 5:28 pm

Kotzebue — In this town rumors swirl worse than any tidal currents.

Alaska Federation of Natives sets resolution deadlines

August 28th 5:27 pm

The final day for submission of resolutions in this year's Annual Alaska Federation of Natives Convention in Anchorage is Sept. 21. Resolutions can be emailed to bmallot@nativefederation.org, hand delivered, mailed or sent via fax to 907-276-7989. A form can [...]

Salmon initiative takes hit during budget crisis

August 28th 5:26 pm

One of the casualties of this year's budget cuts was funding for a program aimed at discovering why Alaska's chinook salmon stocks have been declining since 2007.

International Inuit leaders gather in Bethel

August 28th 5:24 pm

International leaders connected with a group promoting the perspective and needs of the indigenous people of the Arctic met last week in Bethel, discussing the needs of Inuit on an international level. The Inuit Circumpolar Council represents more than [...]

A float down the Tanana River

August 28th 5:23 pm

This is not Henry Allen's Tanana River. Nor is it the Trail River of people living here thousands of years before the nineteenth-century government explorer struggled his way down the Tanana. But it seems close.

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Unmanned vessel to help with Arctic charting

August 28th 5:27 pm

When those discussing the expanding Arctic talk of the greatest obstacles facing development and shipping in the region, one of the first topics to come up is the lack of good nautical charts. As was discovered in Unalaska earlier this summer when Shell's rig [...]

Opinion: Point Hope resident worries about offshore drilling

August 28th 5:22 pm

My name is Earl Kingik and I am a member of the Native Village of Point Hope.

One contest on Unalaska ballot in Oct. 6 election

August 28th 5:32 pm

One contest will appear on the ballot of the Oct. 6 local election in Unalaska. Frank Kelty and former local police officer John Waldron are running for the city council seat being vacated by Tom Enlow, who is not running for re-election. Kelty, the city [...]

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