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Searchers find body of whaling captain

ANCHORAGE - The body of a prominent Barrow whaling captain has been found by search crews. Eighty-six-year-old Arnold Brower Sr. was reported missing Monday. He had been on a trip...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101008/reg_342463556.shtml
Whaling crews from Point Hope land 3 bowheads within a week

...whales landed within a week. Whaling captain Herbert Kinneeveauk said in an...continued good hunting. Another whaling captain, Ramona Rock, said she hopes...Rock, whose husband also is a whaling captain. "One of the guys just said...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-05-03/whaling-crews-point-hope-land-3-bowhead
State
Eskimos turn to supersonic grenade for killing whales

...It's a lot safer," said Eugene Brower, a Barrow whaling captain who chairs the Alaska Eskimo Whaling Commission's...executive director, said the goal is to certify every whaling captain, but the commission has a limited budget and can't...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110705/sta_20051107009.shtml
News
Watching the ice caps melt

...Peter Wadhams makes his observations from below. When the two put their science together, they confirm what Eskimo whaling captain Eugene Brower has seen from shore for most of his adult life: The ice is disappearing, and the vanishing act is...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062100/Loc_ice.html
Local
Auditions begin for whale movie

...News reported auditions were held over the weekend in Anchorage for the role of an Inupiaq boy and a Native elder whaling captain. The Universal Pictures movie has a $30 million budget and begins filming this fall in Anchorage and Barrow. It...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062410/art_660848841.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Peter Wadhams makes his observations from below. When the two put their science together, they confirm what Eskimo whaling captain Eugene Brower has seen from shore for most of his adult life: The ice is disappearing, and the vanishing act is...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062100/Loc_ice.shtml
Barrow to host Kivgiq dance celebration

...Ahmaogak said the event will coincide with the annual meeting of the Alaska Eskimo Whaling Commission. The mayor, a whaling captain, said it's a good time for Kivgiq. "Our negotiations with the International Whaling Commission were successful...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111402/sta_barrow.shtml
News
Subsistence, obsession and a new Moby Dick

...America's 19th-century whaling capital. Several scenes recreate conversations between DuBois and Inupiat whaling captain Deano Olemaun. Vast passages of dialogue are straight from Melville. The directors said the cast wrote much of the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051701/Ent_MobyDick.html
Entertainment
Gambell whalers take first bowhead of spring

...work breaking trail, clearing a path to an open lead in the sea ice, said Eugene Brower, president of the city's whaling captain association. As of Sunday, two crews were out looking for whales, he said. This is the first of two whaling seasons...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042010/sta_612324123.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...America's 19th-century whaling capital. Several scenes recreate conversations between DuBois and Inupiat whaling captain Deano Olemaun. Vast passages of dialogue are straight from Melville. The directors said the cast wrote much of the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051701/Ent_MobyDick.shtml

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