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Dig near Quinhagak yields ancient hair

...Residents of the southwest Alaska village of Quinhagak are hoping ancient hair found at a nearby...might be ancestors compared with that of Quinhagak residents."The archaeologists know...called Paleo-Eskimos.The dig near Quinhagak is at the site of an ancient Yup'ik...
Quinhagak residents hope ancient hair tells story

BETHEL - Residents of the southwest Alaska village of Quinhagak (QUINN'-uh-hawk) are hoping ancient hair found a nearby archaeological...the DNA of ancient people who might be ancestors compared with that of Quinhagak residents.
Energy efficient home tested at Quinhagak

ANCHORAGE - Construction is expected to take about a month in Quinhagak for a prototype of a highly energy efficient home. KTUU-TV reports the Cold Climate Housing Research Center flew construction...
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Jury awards millions to injured Quinhagak girl

...ANCHORAGE - A Chicago company has been ordered to pay more than $8.6 million to a 13-year-old girl in the village of Quinhagak in western Alaska. Taryn Andrew received permanent brain damage when a 274-pound folding cafeteria table made by the company...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Quinhagak teen charged with murder 3/29/98

... Home Sunday, March 29, 1998 Quinhagak teen charged with murder 13-year-old...THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ANCHORAGE - A Quinhagak teen was charged Friday with first-degree... Diana Sharp was a secretary at the Quinhagak school. John Sharp is the village alcohol...
Man charged with murder says woman died in fall

ANCHORAGE - A Quinhagak man charged in the death of a village woman told investigators she...and left the house.She was reported missing Feb. 2. Police in Quinhagak, a village of nearly 700 about 71 miles southwest of Bethel, launched...
HUD awards grant for rural housing repairs

...Structural damage to 55 homes in the western Alaska village of Quinhagak will be repaired in time for winter, thanks to a the Native Village of Kwinhagak, the tribal council of Quinhagak. The funding was announced Friday at the Alaska Federation...
Mother charged in death of 3-year-old

BETHEL - A drunken woman in the Southwest Alaska village of Quinhagak apparently beat her 3-year-old son to death, according to an affidavit filed in Bethel District Court. Marcasandra J.B...
Fire destroys building in Southwest village

QUINHAGAK - Fire destroyed a building in the southwest Alaska community of Quinhagak, Alaska State Troopers said. A village police...determined. The loss is estimated at $250,000. Quinhagak is 71 miles southwest of Bethel on the Kanektok...
Archaeologists find remains of ancient village

...uncovered by archaeologists and students from the University of Aberdeen in Scotland, at the ancient village site of Arolik near Quinhagak. The artifacts include household items, jewelry and weapons, KYUK reported.The oldest of the objects dates back as far...


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