Drilling plan may restrict sensitive Arctic Ocean areas

...subsistence hunters.Part of the 150-mile underwater Barrow Canyon off Barrow, the country's northernmost community, was not...been prohibited in marine areas used for whaling by Barrow and the village of Kaktovik.An area studied extensively...
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Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital hires administrator

...settings," stated the releae. Prater previously worked as a hospital administrator at Samuel Simmonds Memorial Hospital in Barrow.Prater said he and his fiance Kama Blasing are happy to be in Sitka. His fiance has family ties there."Kama and I are...
Falcons to chase Kings

...eight-point first quarter, nine-point third quarter against Barrow (Dec. 31, 57-49 win); eight-point third quarter against Sitka...against Wasilla (Dec. 30), and 25 in the fourth quarter against Barrow (Dec. 31).
Empire Editorial: An ounce of prevention instead of failing them." It's sad some lawmakers need convincing. Childhood sexual abuse is prevalent enough from Barrow to Ketchikan that it can't be ignored. Few things are as deplorable as preying on child victims.The Office of Children's...
Barrow downs East for T-Bird Classic title

...large school's little men as the 3A Barrow Whalers topped the 4A East Anchorage Thunderbirds...83-64 on Saturday at East High School.Barrow's 6-foot-8 freshman, Kamaka Hepa...Saturday night, however, it was the Barrow boys who proved to be the team to beat...
Police: False rape accusation led to beating death

FAIRBANKS - A false rape accusation led a Barrow man to beat his cousin to death after a drug party at a Fairbanks...Stine's girlfriend, Dominique Natalie Vasquez, 31, of Barrow, faces the same charge for trying to silence and possibly choke...
State healthcare, with extensive experience in hospital settings. He comes to SEARHC from Samuel Simmonds Memorial Hospital in Barrow where he served as Hospital Administrator. In a release, SEARHC CEO Charles Clement said, "We are thrilled that Jeff is...
Coaches poll drops TMHS

...a current 9-1 record, yet are not rated this week.The top five 3A boys teams this week are Barrow, Grace Christian, Monroe, Anchorage Christian and Sitka. The Top five 3A girls teams are ACS, Grace, Eielson, Barrow and Valdez.
Whale catch means survival in Barrow

In Barrow, it all begins with a euphoric voice over a crackling radio: "Hey, hey, hey!"The signal from an Inupiat whaling captain...
Crimson Bears boys fall to Whalers, beat Bears

...T-Bird Classic with a 78-70 loss to the Barrow Whalers on Friday and a 58-32 win over...Juneau coach Robert Casperson said of the Barrow loss. "From both teams."The Crimson Bears fared well against Barrow's nationally ranked freshman Kamak...


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