Wallace M. Olson

...director of training for Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA). Part of this job required visits to seventeen Native villages in interior Alaska. Wally continued teaching and pursued a master's degree in anthropology. For his thesis, in 1967 he...
Loretta Lou Penrod

...Hospital in Juneau, AK. She joined her older sister, Bonnie in Kake, AK a week later and spent the next ten years in the villages of Kake, Hydaburg and Wrangell, and her brother Dick was born in 1933. In 1941, the family moved to Juneau where Mr. Keithahn...
In 2015, nearly 3 dozen Alaska villages lack basic plumbing

...the Yup'ik Eskimo village of Kipnuk, remembers...reality for some of the villages, including Kipnuk...and ice or from the village's treated-water...spilling along the village boardwalks."Very...sewer service in Native villages has been linked, in...
New, larger clinics planned for 2 villages aides in the villages. Air travel is spread around the village in available space...allow the inclusion of village counselors and will...likes the fact that the village's behavioral health...serves 20 tribes in 15 villages, as well as Nome.
Militants seize Iraqi villages near Ramadi

...western Anbar province, capturing three villages near the provincial capital of Ramadi...dawn advance, IS extremists seized the villages of Sjariyah, Albu-Ghanim and Soufiya...with government troops on three other villages to the northeast of Ramadi, the residents...
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Aid arriving in Nepal's remote quake-hit villages

...aid began reaching remote, earthquake-shattered mountain villages in Nepal on Wednesday, while thousands clamored to board buses...repeated cries of "We are hungry!"While the death toll in the village of Gumda was low - only five people were killed and 20 were...
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Troopers say 2 men arrested in shootings in Alaska villages

ANCHORAGE - Two men from separate western Alaska villages are accused of shooting weapons around their communities...Angaiak was accused of shooting a gun into the air around the village Wednesday.Both men are in custody in Bethel. It's unclear...
Residents of eroding village welcome Obama's attention

...low to the ground, and the village was visible on the left"Hawley was among 10 village leaders who flew by charter...concerns in Kivalina and similar villages that find it hard to helpful.Hawley said the village wants to build a 7-mile evacuation...
Village council rejects election results replacing members

ANCHORAGE - An Alaska village city council has thrown out unofficial election results that would have replaced all five members.Anchorage television station...
Strong wind, heavy rain collapse village home on stilts

ANCHORAGE - High wind and heavy rain are blamed for the collapse of a home on stilts in southeast Alaska.A village public safety officer in Angoon (ang-GOON') on Friday called Alaska State Troopers to report the home on a beach had collapsed...


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