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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...
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...
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...
News in brief for Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013

Alaska borough gets money to improve internet accessThe Yukon-Koyukuk Borough has been awarded $174,000 to improve broadband access from the Federal Communications Commission's Connect America...
Fuel spill closes village school

ANCHORAGE - The elementary school at the Koyukuk River village of Huslia is indefinitely closed after diesel...will resume Monday at the nearby high school, said Yukon-Koyukuk School District superintendent Kerry Boyd. The elementary...
Alaska Redistricting Board releases two draft plans

...election districts, Guttenberg may be chasing votes 400 miles away in Huslia, Holy Cross and other villages along the Yukon and Koyukuk rivers. A plan for House districts proposed by the Alaska Redistricting Board and released late Wednesday slices off Guttenberg's...
State plans meetings on Ambler road despite village objections

...Allakaket last year, Nome radio station KNOM reported.The road proposal is also drawing protests from other villages in the Koyukuk region.Simon said that's likely why the state agency is holding the two-day meeting, scheduled to conclude Thursday...


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