Volunteers needed for Sisualik cleanup

Aug 18th 11:38 am By Shady Grove Oliver

Weeklong event will include cultural activities


Statewide Stories

Study: Rural Alaska dental aides make a difference in oral health

August 18th 10:48 am

Once challenged by dentists, aides ensure residents have more preventive care and fewer extractions

Opinion: Education is worth investing in as a community

August 18th 10:46 am

In our household, there's one week left before school starts up. That means one week left to wean my children off late nights and even later mornings, and a return to a more structured week with regular dinners and bedtimes and piano lessons and the like. It [...]

Opinion: Carbon monoxide is an often overlooked threat

August 18th 10:45 am

As a weatherization professional, I spend a lot of time investigating indoor environmental problems, and am well aware of the dangers of carbon monoxide, or CO, the invisible, colorless gas produced by common fuel-burning appliances such as boilers, ovens, [...]

Opinion: Going home, after 20 years of drinking

August 18th 10:45 am

One man's sincere struggle to leave the streets of Anchorage Melvin Ivanoff stood up at a meeting of Alaska Native men and said he was afraid he would soon be on the streets again. Ivanoff stayed drunk and homeless in Anchorage for 20 years. He was one of [...]

Two more Alaska schools close due to shrinking enrollments

August 18th 10:44 am

A tiny school on St. George Island in the Bering Sea and an alternative school in the Interior's Delta Junction have shut their doors due to shrinking enrollments, according to the state education department. Both New Horizons High School and St. George [...]

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Roads project gets $7M in capital budget

August 18th 10:50 am

First phase of ASTAR project will be 3 years of planning, research

Who Done It

August 18th 10:47 am

El Tron Lee Ipalook, 36, of Utqiaġvik, pleaded guilty to the class C domestic violence felony charge of assault in the third degree for making repeated threats of injury or death and reached a plea agreement, through which the charge against him was [...]

Fischer celebrates 60th year of fishing

August 18th 11:32 am

The end of this salmon season marked the 60th consecutive year of fishing for Archie Fischer. He is a Bristol Bay native who has seen the commercial fishing industry evolve over the past half a century. He wrapped up his salmon season at the end of July. He [...]

Volunteers needed for Sisualik cleanup

August 18th 10:38 am

Weeklong event will include cultural activities

Opinion: Message from the new publishers of the Alaska Dispatch News

August 18th 10:43 am

This weekend, we made a bold first step to ensure the future of the Alaska Dispatch News going forward. At the same time the paper has filed for bankruptcy protection, we've entered an agreement to purchase the ADN and immediately take control of the [...]

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