Refine Search

Akiak man held on stabbing charge

AKIAK - A 32-year-old Akiak man has been charged with stabbing one family member and assaulting another. Alaska State Troopers say alcohol was involved. Troopers received the report Saturday afternoon. Aleck T. Jackson was transported Saturday...
Regional News
Akiak erosion measured in skulls

...graveyard once stood, coffins now jut from Akiak's eroded riverbank along the Kuskokwim...Alaska. An occasional human skull rests on Akiak's shore. Swallowed by the river long...perched along the coast or riverbanks, Akiak literally is losing ground. The Kuskokwim...
Akiak's red dogs find success in sled-dog racing sure when the first dogs showed up in Akiak. But there are some dog mushers who say...coloring found in most sled dogs, the Akiak dogs have hair almost strawberry blonde...believed the lineage of the red dog in Akiak originated at least a millennium ago...
Akiak teen charged with attempted murder

ANCHORAGE - An Akiak teen-ager has been charged with attempted murder in the weekend shooting of a man who caught him breaking into a bingo hall...
Rearden's 'Raven' continues its literary journey

...gather in his mind in second grade, when his family moved to Akiak. There, Rearden saw and heard things that would haunt him...about growing up amidst a culture that was not his own; in Akiak, and later Kasigluk, Rearden was usually the sole white kid...
6-year-old boy dies in accidental shooting

ANCHORAGE - A 6-year-old boy died this week in the western Alaska village of Akiak after a 7-year-old boy accidentally shot him with a high-powered rifle, Alaska State Troopers said. Troopers said the boys...
Iditarod start list

...Kasilof. 20. Tony Willis, Anchorage. 21. Caleb Banse, Moose Pass. 22. Bill Cotter, Nenana. 23. Mike Williams, Akiak. 24. David Sawatzki, Healy. 25. Cindy Gallea, Seeley Lake, Montana. 26. Bob Hempstead, Kasilof. 27. Roy Monk, Worsthorne...
In Alaska village, banishment helps keep peace

...has a high rate of drug abuse."We're tired of it, and we're concerned about the future of the community," she said.Akiak, a Yupik Eskimo village in southwest Alaska, voted in April 2013 to ban a man suspected of bootlegging and dealing drugs...
Business news roundup: Cycle Alaska named top bike shop, B's Bakery closes doors

...2.2 million in funding for the project from the Federal Communications Commission.These villages include: Tuluksak, Akiak, Akiachak, Kewthluk, Atmautluak, Kasigluk, Nunapitchuk, Napaskiak and Napakiak. ? Are you starting up a local business...
Village to get skate board park

...the region. Officials said one reason Kwethluk is a good choice is its proximity to other villages, including Akiachak and Akiak.Kwethluk city clerk Ana Galila said a staff member at the health corporation with extensive skating experience will give lessons...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback