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Resurrection Sunday

April 18, 2017 0

The St. Sophia Russian Orthodox faithful gather on Easter Sunday morning for Pascha in Bethel. The congregation prepares to take holy communion and to celebrate the resurrection of Christ.

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Tundra to Table cooking series and mini-magazines celebrate superfoods of the Yukon Kuskokwim Delta

April 11, 2017 0

by Jennifer Nu The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, Division of Public Assistance, Family Nutrition Programs has just released a new cooking series called Tundra-to-Table and a collection of culturally-relevant mini-magazines for Yup’ik […]

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Atmautluak Sled Dog Race results

April 11, 2017 0

The Levi A. and Henry J. Nicholai Memorial Sled Dog Race took place on March 24-25, 2017. The events were sponsored by the Atmautluak Traditional Council. There were dog races for the men, for women, […]

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Calista Corporation adds $1,000 Enrollment Drawing Total Applications Received Exceed 8,000

March 28, 2017 0

Calista Corporation announces a fifth cash drawing for enrollment applications. Enrollment continues for Descendants of original Shareholders and missed enrollees. The new drawing is to encourage as many early applications as possible. All properly completed […]

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Hunting Success

March 14, 2017 1

Warren Nicolai, originally of Kwethluk, was able to get a nice muskox during a recent hunt on Nelson Island last weekend. He shared the bounty with family and friends.  photo by Phillip Tulik

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A Call for Stability and Sustainability

March 7, 2017 0

by Speaker of the House Bryce Edgmon On any given day in the Speaker’s office I might meet with as many as 10 different business associations, local governments, organizations, or individuals—people involved in fisheries or […]

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YK Delta Yupik and Athabascan Intertribal Conference

March 7, 2017 0

by Mike Williams Sr. Yupiit Picaryarait Cultural Center Bethel, Alaska March 8, 9, 2017 The federally recognized Yupik and Athabascan tribes of the YK delta and officers of the Calista Corporation are holding an intertribal […]