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Empire Editorial: Remembering George Attla

Today in Huslia, a village on the Koyukuk River, an Alaska legend will be laid to rest.George ride iron dogs across a thawing one.Attla was born in Koyukuk in 1933, the middle of eight children. When he was young...
Man, 28, drowns in Koyukuk River

...jumping or falling from a skiff on the Koyukuk River. Alaska State Troopers said David...Dayton's body was found near the village of Koyukuk, about 100 yards from where he was last...Troopers said an autopsy is pending. Koyukuk is a village of 89 people about 300 miles...
Koyukuk man charged in Sunday's ax attack

FAIRBANKS - A Koyukuk man was seriously injured Sunday night in what Alaska State Troopers...authorities he was struck four times with the ax. Gene P. Mayfield, 36, of Koyukuk, was charged with first-degree assault. He was held Thursday without...
Little Huslia's hustle wins it Iditarod award

...Huslia, located on the north bank of the Koyukuk River and 290 miles west of Fairbanks...course, 80 miles in each direction, to Koyukuk and Galena, Olin said.During the race...guests - every three years it hosts the Koyukuk River Championship, a spring carnival...
Koyukuk gets break after flooding

...soared Tuesday in the Athabascan village of Koyukuk as Yukon River levels slowly receded...pads to clean up heating fuel spills. Koyukuk residents were on the brink of abandoning...village men went by canoe up the nearby Koyukuk River on Monday to rescue two trappers...
Alaska Science Forum: Twenty weeks through the heart of Alaska

...unknown as the vast territory drained by the Copper, Tanana and Koyukuk Rivers."So wrote Henry Allen in a government report on his...compelling "Report of An Expedition to the Copper, Tanana, and Koyukuk Rivers, in the Year 1885, for the Purpose of Obtaining all...
Off the Beaten Path: Wood bison are back; it's a big deal

...pregnant cows, and half of which are sub-adults - is scheduled to be flown to Shageluk, a small village in the Yukon-Koyukuk region, on Sunday. Harms, having worked off and on with the wood bison reintroduction program since its genesis 23 years...
Elderly Koyukuk man safe after night outside

FAIRBANKS - An elderly Koyukuk man spent a night in zero-degree weather...gasoline, about halfway between Huslia and Koyukuk in the Interior. "I didn't have...daybreak on Wednesday, he set out for Koyukuk, about 300 miles west of Fairbanks...
Seward physician recounts ordeal on the Koyukuk

...harrowing experience on the north fork of the Koyukuk River north of the Arctic Circle. " dropped off at the north fork of the Koyukuk, about 200 miles northwest of Fairbanks...he ran up against the confluence of the Koyukuk and Tinayguk rivers. "That was as far...
Koyukuk man charged with assault

FAIRBANKS - A man from the Interior village of Koyukuk has been arrested on a sexual assault charge. Troopers arrested Frank Dayton Jr., 40, on Sunday and charged him with first...


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