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Alaska Science Forum: An oasis on the Seward Peninsula

...Natives with no resistance to the virus had no chance. All the people in the village of York died, as did 72 of 80 in Brevig Mission. More than 1,200 died on the peninsula.The Catholic Diocese of Nome had acquired the Pilgrim Springs homestead...
Ketchikan's Stockhausen selected Coach of the Year

...Kenny Leaf, Cook Inlet AcademyFirst team:Denise Fernandez, Shishmaref; Alice Amaktoolik, Golovin; Helen Bruns, Brevig Mission; Jazzlyn Garnie, Teller; Alana Ulak, St. Mary's.Second team:Kiah Charlie, Scammon Bay; Megan Hickman...
Alaska Science Forum: Villager's remains led to 1918 flu breakthrough

...Hultin visited the village of Brevig Mission, on Alaska's Seward Peninsula...In 1951, Hultin traveled to Brevig Mission. There, in 1918, the Spanish...the nearby village of Teller. Brevig Mission Natives who loaded their dogsleds...
Yakutat superintendant defends canceling season

...Montana, New Mexico and Oregon. In Alaska, she has taught in Venetie and Stebbins, was principal for six years at Brevig Mission and spent three years as director of special education in the Southwest Region School District."I am definitely...
Search underway for Brevig Mission man missing

ANCHORAGE - Alaska State Troopers say searchers have found the clothing of a Brevig Mission man who has been missing for nearly one week, but no other sign of him has turned up.KTUU says 21-year-old Clarence Ray...
Boy reaches plea deal in musk ox killings

NOME - A 12-year-old Brevig Mission boy has reached a plea deal with state prosecutors in the 2012...probation for one year.The other boy's case remains open.Brevig Mission is an Inupiat Eskimo community of about 450 people at Port...
Troopers suspend search for missing village man

ANCHORAGE - Alaska State Troopers say they've suspended their participation in the search for a 21-year-old Brevig Mission man who went missing one week ago.Searchers found the clothing of Clarence Ray Olanna soon after he disappeared...
Human remains found believed to be missing man

...believed to be those of a missing 21-year-old Brevig Mission man.Troopers said there are no obvious signs of...found the remains on the shore about 3 miles west of Brevig Mission. Troopers were notified about the discovery Thursday...
Coaches come to Juneau to fight domestic violence

...and Hydaburg."We traveled all day yesterday, practically (to get here)," said Edward Tocktoo, an elder from Brevig Mission, a village of about 400 people located 70 miles north of Nome. He coaches high school wrestling, basketball and...
Three Alaskans win awards for contributions to literacy

...Snow Child"; reading volunteer Polly Tocktoo of Brevig Mission; and historian and library advocate Ron Inouye of...Tocktoo is a volunteer for the Imagination Library in Brevig Mission, an Inupiat village of less than 400 people 65 miles...


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