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Former NFL star among the rescued from Bering Sea

...Saturday. Csonka, 58, inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1987, had been hunting for reindeer on remote Umnak Island off the Aleutian Islands while filming an episode for his television show for the Outdoor Life Network. Once a star...
Alaska Digest

...Samalga Pass in the Aleutian Island chain to waters north of Unalaska Island and was located about 10 miles northwest of Umnak Island in calm seas Sunday. Authorities determined last week that the process of reducing the ship's 60 degree list could...
Search for man overboard suspended from the Seattle-based trawler Rebecca Irene Saturday morning that the man fell overboard 24 miles southeast of Umnak Island. Searchers said they were hampered by low visibility. The crew of the Rebecca Irene and two other vessels also searched...
Alaska Digest

...of fuel by plane for use in the Nikolski Village School, which is believed to last through midweek. Nikolski is on Umnak Island, about 925 miles southwest of Anchorage. The village is home to about 34 mostly Native residents. APIA President...
Japanese bombing of Dutch Harbor remembered

...Because of poor airport conditions at Unalaska, two alternative airbases were built, one in Cold Bay and at Fort Glen on Umnak Island. The two airfields were built within three months in response to the attack on Pearl Harbor. "Whenever I tell a veteran...
Murlin Mike G. Everson

Murlin ""Mike"" George Everson was born September 10, 1930 on Umnak Island - Nikolski in the Aleutian chain. He was of Qawalangix Aleut descent.Mike attended grade school in Wrangell and graduated from...
Alaska Briefs

...miles deep. It was centered about 75 miles southeast of Nikolski. Nikolski is on Nikolski Bay off the southwest end of Umnak Island, one of the Fox Islands. Nikolski is 116 air miles west of Unalaska. There were no reports of injury or damage from...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...backup, the Pentagon said. The general route would take the cable past Kodiak, cross the Aleutians at Nikolski on Umnak Island, and continue to Shemya north of the island chain, the military said. The three-inch-diameter cable would be...
Ex-NFL star pleads guilty to filming without permit

...28-foot boat in the Bering Sea. Csonka, his partner, a film crew and a guide had been hunting for reindeer on remote Umnak Island in the Aleutian Islands while filming an episode for his television show. Heading to the Aleut village of Nikolski...
Two delayed bison reach Popof Island

...animals." In the past three years, the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center has provided plains bison to start herds on Umnak Island in the Aleutians and Stevens Village in the Interior, said Mike Miller, executive director and founder of the conservation...


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