Wood bison make it to village; release planned

...been safely delivered to a rural Alaska village, according to the Alaska Department of...and 50 juveniles age 2 or less to the village and the task of doing that safely was...Anchorage and a one-hour flight to the village.The first animals left Sunday morning...
As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...out.Now, so is the money.In Arctic Village, a town of 192 people in the southern...Fairbanks-based Everts Air Cargo.Most of Arctic Village's residents live a subsistence lifestyle...Department of Labor, one in four Arctic Village residents is unemployed. Of the other...
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Little Huslia's hustle wins it Iditarod award

...the trail in Southcentral Alaska.The village of 338 people had about 30 days to prepare...with crowds of volunteers and reporters, village Second Chief Joss Olin said."We had...Iditarod has started in Fairbanks. But the village is used to entertaining guests - every...
Alaska village pulls out of lawsuit that stalled drilling

ANCHORAGE - The Native Village of Point Hope, a tribal government...or overturn a 2008 lease sale.The village was the lead plaintiff in a lawsuit...said Jack Schaefer, the Native village president, in a letter to Earthjustice...
Flags at half-staff Friday for 1964 quake

...second largest recorded in history - hit Alaska on Good Friday in 1964. The quake and subsequent tsunami waves wiped out the village of Chenega and destroyed other Alaskan communities - 130 lives were lost - and tsunami waves were recorded as far south as...
Ethel Lund Village Health Occupations Program application deadline extended

Every year SEARHC selects several Southeast Native students interested in health careers for the Ethel Lund Village Health Occupations Program. The students spend a week at SEARHC Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital learning about different health care careers...
Chain saw, knife fight leads to injuries in Alaska village

...holding which weapon.Police say both were intoxicated March 11 when the fight started in Emmonak (ee-MON'-ak), a village of 840 people northwest of Bethel.Anchorage television station KTUU ( reports troopers responding...
Slack Tide: A marriage based on intercourse

...VERBAL intercourse. Look it up. Intercourse: (noun) a connection or exchange of thoughts or feelings.It's also a village in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, as in "Virginia may be for lovers, but Pennsylvania has Intercourse." Growing up...
Sidelined helicopter disrupts service to remote village

...flight service to a remote Alaska island village has been cut off for three weeks because...Island was Jan. 22. The Alaska Native village of Diomede is located on the western coast...administrator Karen Kazingnuk said the village store shelves are bare, but plenty of...
Interior Secretary Jewell visits eroding village visited Kivalina, a village of 370 on a barrier island just off Alaska's...see the impact of coastal erosion in the village," Jewell said. "You can hear the fear...Kivalina residents have moved bodies from the village graveyard to prevent them from washing...
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