The Arctic Sounder Serving the Northwest Arctic and the North Slope en-us 2017 Alaska Newspapers, Inc. Tue, 26 Sep 2017 16:47:13 CDT 1440 The Arctic Sounder Kotzebue holds Walk for Life Towns across Northwest Arctic gather to raise awareness about suicide Sat, 5 Jun 479238 18:35:38 CST Kotzebue water now safe to drink No contaminants found after loss of pressure led to temporary boil notice Tue, 18 May 479238 03:22:18 CST 64 walruses found dead at Point Lay haulout Locals reported seeing aircraft overhead before animals were found Wed, 21 Jul 47728804 19:37:44 CST North Slope Borough mayoral candidates weigh in on issues Voters will choose their next representative Oct. 3 Sat, 1 May 479238 00:15:38 CST Who Done It Carl L. Ahtuangaruak, 24, of Utqia#289;vik, pleaded guilty to the class A misdemeanor charge of domestic violence assault in the fourth degree for causing reckless injury and reached a plea agreement. Wed, 21 Apr 479238 04:08:58 CST In Brief ICAS, Ilisa#289;vik partner for disability education training Mon, 12 Apr 479238 09:02:18 CST Mongoyak, Whalers run away with NSBSD crown Hopson and Weyiouanna finish fourth and fifth with impressive runs of their own Sat, 20 Mar 479238 19:22:18 CST Huskies sprint to 2nd at Nome Classic Michael Hensley turned in a season-best performance on Saturday and helped power the Kotzebue Huskies to second in the overall team standings at the 2017 Nome Classic Invitational. The Huskies, sparked by having four runners in the top 10, rolled up 35 points in the 5-kilometer race and finished just 13 points behind Nome in the standings. Thu, 11 Mar 479238 07:35:38 CST Whalers upend defending state champs Travis Adams threw for three touchdowns and the Barrow High School defense turned in a dominating performance on Saturday en route to leading the Whalers to a stunning 19-6 victory over the Eielson Ravens in front of a large crowd at Cathy Parker Field. Mon, 8 Mar 479238 07:22:18 CST Jonrowe's extraordinary career will echo long after her retirement DeeDee Jonrowe announced this week that this winter's Iditarod race, her 36th, would be her last, sparking reflection from many on the extraordinary career of a woman who inspired many with her tenacity and strength. Fri, 7 Aug 479237 22:08:58 CST