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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...
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Body found in Kuskokwim River may be missing ATV rider

ANCHORAGE - A body believed to be that of an Akiak (AK'-ee-ak) woman missing since December on an all-terrain...three people who left Bethel on a four-wheeler and headed to Akiak. The three were last seen that night in Kwethluk.Searchers...
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...
Sitka: Mt. Edgecumbe High School

...Margret "Alla" Duny, Marshall Jared Allan Edenshaw, Anchorage Skyler Sherae Ashlee Edwin, Fairbanks Evanka Anna Mary Evan, Akiak Thomas "Mian'aq" Friday, TuntutuliakAlso, Nickolas Goodall, Kodiak Gabrelle Winter Grady, Anchorage Zoe Katrina Guild...
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Ballot measure oversight leaves villages unable to prohibit pot sales

...opposed marijuana legalization, and the region includes many villages that have banned the sale and consumption of alcohol.In Akiak, part of House District 38, musher Mike Williams worked as chairman of the "Big Marijuana. Big Mistake. Vote No on 2...
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...


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