Adams takes 5th in Eskimo Stick Pull at NYO

Apr 24th 1:35 pm By Tommy Wells

Kotzebue's Lanette Adams turned more than a few heads with her performance at the 2015 Native Youth Olympics meet in Anchorage. The Northwest Arctic standout finished in the top five in her event on Friday.

Facebook Recommendations

Statewide Stories

Acoustic Accents celebrates two decades on the air

April 25th 2:25 pm

Public radio show's creator hopes popularity will help keep music flowing through uncertain future

Students protest education cuts

April 25th 2:14 pm

Students, parents, and community members gathered across the state in front of their Legislative Information Offices on Sunday morning and afternoon to protest the proposed cuts to education funding in the state operating budget. Barrow met in front of their [...]

Sablefish pots lost in Prince William Sound

April 25th 2:13 pm

A mile long string of 29 sablefish pots was lost last month in Prince William Sound after being run over by tugs towing barges at Knight Island Passage.

Opinion: Anderson misrepresents legislation

April 25th 2:12 pm

The April 8 opinion piece by Stosh Anderson, "Don Young seeks to unwind 'Alaska Model' for fisheries in Magnuson-Stevens Act," fails to represent the facts of the legislation I introduced to reauthorize the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and [...]

Opinion: U.S. chairmanship of Arctic Council presents numerous challenges

April 25th 2:12 pm

This week, the United States assumes the chairmanship of the Arctic Council, arguably the most important intergovernmental forum among Arctic states.

Most Popular Stories

Dillingham Police report

April 17th 11:48 am

As told by the Dillingham Police Department

Kotzebue cheerleaders take 2nd in state

April 25th 2:36 pm

Huskies rapidly turn their once-dwindling program into an Alaska powerhouse

Who' done 'it

April 25th 2:34 pm

Kotzebue On April 14, Kimberly Stein, 18, was found to have violated conditions of probation. She was found guilty earlier of violating a protective order. Her probation was terminated and she was ordered to serve 30 days in jail with 30 suspended, pay [...]

Arctic delegation offers insight at Maine college

April 25th 5:17 pm

Representatives from the Arctic Marine Mammal Coalition went the distance earlier this month and landed at Bowdoin College's Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center in Maine for a chance to share ideas and insight.

Opinion: Four things parents can do to prepare their children for financial success

April 25th 2:36 pm

When was the last time you thought about money? Chances are, it was probably today, since most adults deal with money — in one way or another — on a daily basis. We pay bills and buy groceries. We consider money when weighing job [...]

Copyright 2015 The Arctic Sounder is a publication of Alaska Media, LLC. This article is © 2015 and limited reproduction rights for personal use are granted for this printing only. This article, in any form, may not be further reproduced without written permission of the publisher and owner, including duplication for not-for-profit purposes. Portions of this article may belong to other agencies; those sections are reproduced here with permission and Alaska Media, LLC makes no provisions for further distribution.