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Gambell whalers take first bowhead of spring

ANCHORAGE - A Gambell crew apparently took the first bowhead...hours it took to tow the whale to shore. Gambell is allowed to take up to eight whales...boat with 20 walrus skins last July. "Gambell is probably the only site in the world...
Gasoline theft leads to Gambell fire

...lighter used by someone apparently trying to steal gasoline in Gambell last week lit a fire that burned a four-wheeler and threatened...55-gallon fuel barrels and 13 3,000-gallon fuel tanks. Gambell is a village of about 650 on St. Lawrence Island's northwest...
Birds that can see Russia

Birds in Gambell (Sivuqaq) Alaska are prolific, unusual and fascinating. You'll...8 in the Egan Room of Centennial Hall. Mark Schwan will talk about Gambell's birds, and his visit to a Siberian Yupik village in one of the most...
Missing Gambell man tried to swim to boat

...Alaska State Troopers received the report of a missing man Friday and searched in the ocean through the weekend with volunteers from Savoonga and Gambell. The missing man is identified as 20-year-old Christopher Kaningok of Gambell.
Pedestrian struck, killed by vehicle in Anchorage

...kee) Ice Arena as he attempted to cross Gambell Street south of 15th Avenue.Gambell Street is a major east-side thoroughfare that...charged.Police shut down southbound traffic on Gambell Street south of 15th Avenue as they investigated...
Man stabbed in downtown Anchorage

ANCHORAGE - Anchorage police say a man was stabbed in the stomach near the corner of Sixth Avenue and Gambell Street. The man was taken early Saturday night to Alaska Regional Hospital. Police just after 7 p.m. cordoned off a parking...
New, larger clinics planned for 2 villages of the clinics at Savoonga and Gambell on Saint Lawrence Island, with $ slated to begin next summer.Gambell resident June Walunga, who represents...which were built for smaller populations. Gambell had a population of about 370 when its...
Warming climate leaves fewer walrus to hunt

...looking any better for the 1,430 residents of the villages of Gambell and Savoonga. The recent spring take was 233 walrus, according...longer the case, said Campbell, who's lived all 64 years in Gambell, population 713."The ice goes out real fast, melts real...
Some Natives allowed visa-free travel in Russia

...economically, she said.A State Department official said the designated checkpoints under the 1989 agreement are Nome and Gambell on the U.S. side, and in Russia, at Provideniya, Anadyr, Uelen and Lavrentiya. But in practice, Nome, Provideniya...
Juneau woman survives skiff disaster

...crossing after they visited relatives in Gambell on St. Lawrence Island. Two Russians...he said. The Russian group had come to Gambell, on St. Lawrence Island, to visit relatives...since 1991. She called on Monday from Gambell and said the weather had been bad and...


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