The Arctic Sounder http://www.thearcticsounder.com Serving the Northwest Arctic and the North Slope en-us 2018 Alaska Newspapers, Inc. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 12:58:40 CST 1440 http://www.thearcticsounder.com http://www.thearcticsounder.com/graphics/rss_as.gif The Arctic Sounder Inupiat Ilitqusiat and a changing world http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807inupiat_ilitqusiat_and_a_changing_world http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807inupiat_ilitqusiat_and_a_changing_world Looking to an uncertain future does not have to be done through pessimistic eyes. Our world has changed dramatically in the past 50 years. As an Iñupiaq, I can reflect on my own life and feel pessimism, or I can reflect and see a future of opportunities and growth; a new learning experience for my journey ahead. Sun, 21 Jan 483263 04:03:27 CST Court approves threatened status for ringed seals http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807court_approves_threatened_status_for_ringed http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807court_approves_threatened_status_for_ringed Ruling could result in limits on oil projects Tue, 13 Jun 483262 04:16:47 CST Industry causes majority of state's emissions http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807industry_causes_majority_of_states_emissions http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807industry_causes_majority_of_states_emissions Report covers greenhouse gas emissions in Alaska from 1990 to 2015 Fri, 2 Jun 483262 09:56:47 CST All Ipalook students learn to play ukuleles http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807all_ipalook_students_learn_to_play_ukuleles http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807all_ipalook_students_learn_to_play_ukuleles Four-string instrument is now a core component of school's music program Sun, 28 May 483262 13:16:47 CST In Brief http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807in_brief http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807in_brief NWABSD tournament to tip off on Feb. 28 Thu, 25 May 483262 18:36:47 CST Alaska State Troopers report http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807alaska_state_troopers_report http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807alaska_state_troopers_report On Feb. 8, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a domestic disturbance in Shungnak, involving a knife. Following an investigation, officers arrested Naomi Custer, 24, of Shungnak, for assaulting a family member with the weapon. Through the attack, Custer also violated her conditions of release from a previous domestic violence-related arrest on Feb. 3. Troopers determined alcohol was a factor in the most recent assault. She was transported to the Kotzebue Regional Jail where she is being held pending arraignment. Sun, 21 May 483262 17:23:27 CST Fake or real? Critical reading and research keep us from spreading propaganda http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807fake_or_real_critical_reading_and_research http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807fake_or_real_critical_reading_and_research This Monday we, as a state and a nation, will celebrate Presidents Day, a day many in America feel more conflicted about than they usually would, given the tumultuous nature of the current political climate in this country. Chances are good that on Monday, social media feeds will be full of analysis of our current president. Chances are also good that some of that analysis will be not just biased, but completely fabricated. Thu, 18 May 483262 19:56:47 CST Inupiat Iłitqusiat and a changing world http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807inupiat_iamp#322itqusiat_and_a_changing_world http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807inupiat_iamp#322itqusiat_and_a_changing_world Looking to an uncertain future does not have to be done through pessimistic eyes. Our world has changed dramatically in the past 50 years. As an Iñupiaq, I can reflect on my own life and feel pessimism, or I can reflect and see a future of opportunities and growth; a new learning experience for my journey ahead. Thu, 11 May 483262 18:30:07 CST Whalers upend Colony http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807whalers_upend_colony http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807whalers_upend_colony With less than weeks to go in the 2017-18 regular season, the Barrow High School Whalers are moving in the right direction. Mon, 8 May 483262 23:50:07 CST Lady Huskies roll to title in Homer http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807lady_huskies_roll_to_title_in_homer http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1807lady_huskies_roll_to_title_in_homer Midway through the Kotzebue Lady Huskies' second-round showdown on Friday with the Mt. Edgecumbe Lady Braves, head coach Jade Hill had seen enough of her team struggling on the boards. Sat, 6 May 483262 02:23:27 CST