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Wood bison finding home in Alaska

...until they disappeared.In 1991, a Fort Yukon resident told now-retired Fish...Beaver, Birch Creek, Chalkyitsik, Fort Yukon, Venetie, Minto and Nenana shared...of bison near Eagle, Circle and Fort Yukon in 1916 or 1917.Stephenson knew...
Revitalizing language: Poet Holman kicks off Alaska film tour

...first stop on Holman's Alaskan tour; over the next month he'll also be visiting Kotzebue, Barrow, Arctic Village, Fort Yukon, Fairbanks, Anchorage, Homer, and Kodiak.? Contact Mary Catharine Martin at
Infographic: Who has the worst winters in Alaska?

...Alaska has some pretty rough winters. But who has it worst? (Mobile users download infographic here)Fairbanks and Fort Yukon can claim bone-chilling cold. Barrow can claim long days of darkness and the freezing Arctic Ocean shore. Valdez...
Man takes 46-mile stroll in minus 35 temps

...didn't get cold on the long stroll between Birch Creek and Fort Yukon, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.James left Birch Creek at about 7 p.m. Monday and spoke to Fort Yukon Police Officer Michael Ivie on Tuesday when he was found...
Falcons on first time flight atop polls

...The 2A girls are Dillingham, Glennallen, Selawik, Metlakatla and Chevak.The 1A boys have Noatak on top followed by Fort Yukon, Klawock, Toksook Bay and Seldovia.The 1A girls are Nikolaevsk, Cook Inlet Academy, Yakutat, Kake and Buckland...
Empire Editorial: The Case for Susitna Dam

...River and created a reservoir the size of Lake Erie in Interior Alaska. It would have flooded the Yukon Flats, drowned Fort Yukon and turned Eagle into a lakeside community.It took years for environmentalists and fiscal conservatives to defeat the...
Police seek new leads in Fairbanks fire death

...she said, focused on one person.Fairbanks Native Association President Steve Ginnis said he grew up with Wallis in Fort Yukon."I'm a little disappointed that we don't have news today, basically an update," he said. "I think there are...
Translators scramble to meet election deadline to provide translations to the plaintiffs in the case to get their input.Savage said her uncle in the village of Fort Yukon is blind and it will be good for him to hear his language in the election process."I think he'll have a sense of...
Fires damage 3 Fort Yukon buildings

...the interior Alaska community of Fort Yukon.The fires destroyed a tribal education...on fire again.Ivey and the other Fort Yukon police officer responded with a fire...comment on whether the fires were set.Fort Yukon is a city of 586 at the confluence...
Imparting words of wisdom

...they wanted him to come to their town or village to host a basketball camp. Vote and 'run the state'Daisy Stevens of Fort Yukon talked to conference delegates about the importance of voting. She told a story about her mother, who she said is featured...


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