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Oscar P. Olsen

...and fish. He was known for his knowledge and experience, which he freely shared with others. He was a skilled subsistence hunter and gatherer and was a great provider.He was preceded in death by his wife, Emma, son Eric Olsen, stepson Fred...
Native poet tries crowdsourcing to visit King Island ghost village

...last inhabitants of King Island. Her father moved the family to Nome when he learned he was dying of cancer. A subsistence hunter, he was worried about leaving them without a provider after his death. Alvanna-Stimpfle, who was born several...
My Turn: Subsistence continues to be a slippery slope

...and hunters. Unlike Frank, I got my education on this issue as a participant - in the 1970's as a pre-ANILCA subsistence hunter-fisher-trapper in the "bush" - and as a protester of possible prohibition of subsistence uses and other fishing...
Home found for orphaned seal delivered by hunter

...seal that was still in the womb when a hunter killed its mother on Easter Sunday. The Alaska SeaLife Center says a subsistence hunter killed the pup's mother in the village of Tununak on Nelson Island in the Bering Sea. The hunter then realized...
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Towarak named to head Federal Subsistence Board

...He also has been president of the Bering Straits Native Corporation for the past 11 years and has experience as a subsistence hunter himself. Alaska Natives have complained they do not have enough say in federal subsistence decisions. A federal...
Regional News
Sport hunters score

...main advocates of wolf control at McGrath owns two airplanes, the second specifically to hunt wolves. Is he a subsistence hunter? Why was Dr. Jack Frost, found guilty in a notable aerial wolf-hunting case, hovering over the Game Board...
Board proposes bear hunt in Admiralty refuge

...Pack Creek bear refuge on Friday, the concluding day of its regional meeting in Juneau that began Nov. 2. Sitka subsistence hunter John Littlefield criticized the Swan Creek proposal because of its potential impact on tourism. Swan Cove has been...
Court nixes more beluga protection

...decision," said Jack Sterne of Trustees for Alaska, the law firm that represented the groups and former Native subsistence hunter Joel Blatchford. The groups may appeal, Sterne said. Sterne said plaintiffs presented evidence that most marine...
Hunters watch for sick birds

...overseas in different countries but somewhere down the line, I'm sure it will end up this way too," he said. A subsistence hunter, Active depends on birds to feed his family through the spring until salmon return to local rivers in June. Like...
Bering Straits: Recovering

...If I was living in a big city and had $100,000, I wouldn't look for a subsistence hunter to go invest it for me,'' said Toby Anungazuk, a subsistence hunter and Bering Straits shareholder in Wales, about 100 miles northwest of Nome...


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