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Swarm of earthquakes in Alaska puzzles scientists

...Alaska Earthquake Center reported. As with other temblors in the earthquake swarm, the quake was felt in Noatak, an Inupiat Eskimo community of 560 people."It woke me up," said resident Alvin Ashby. "Some people slept through it."People there aren't...
Anchorage man delights in teaching Eskimo culture

...School. Topkok, an Inupiat Eskimo who hails from the Northwest...broken English, while the Eskimos knew almost no Russian and...region's isolation, he said Eskimos still must hunt and gather...visiting classrooms or teaching Eskimo crafts in Anchorage. "This...
Guard brings Christmas to remote Alaska village

KWETHLUK - The mere presence of Santa and Mrs. Claus put broad smiles on the faces of many children in an Alaska Yup'ik Eskimo community this week, and it wasn't just because they were about to receive gifts.For some of the children, this was the...

...National Guard said.The man was part of a group on a guided hunting trip about 30 miles north of Anaktuvuk Pass, a tiny Nunamiut Eskimo village in the Gates of the Arctic National Park. Initial rescue efforts by local search teams and by the Alaska State Troopers...
Pioneer Potluck, and $100 in my pocket, we were going, as my rancher Dad exclaimed, "off to the land of the Icebergs, Igloos and Eskimos!" Never seen an igloo, seen a few icebergs, and have lots of great friends that are Alaska Native. I cherish their friendship...
Revisiting the past

...Alaska - An Anchorage poet gets to realize her dream to visit the ghost of a remote western Alaska village where her Inupiat Eskimo ancestors once lived, thanks to funds she raised through crowdsourcing.Joan Naviyuk Kane far surpassed her goal of $31...
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Bering Sea storm riders find Alaska ways of coping

...state's western coast performed traditional Eskimo dances seeking good weather. Some brought...impressed with the community." The Inupiat Eskimo village of 700, built on a large Some locals brought muktuk, the Eskimo name for the skin of a bowhead whale with...
'On the Ice'

ANCHORAGE, -- Two Inupiat Eskimo teenagers from a remote Arctic town find themselves at the center of a tragic killing brought on by a crystal meth-fueled fight...
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Kivalina unlikely center for odd Alaska news year

...could be considered the epicenter for the anomalous in Alaska in 2011. A mysterious orange goo in August settled on the Inupiat Eskimo village, located on a barrier island between the Chukchi Sea and Kivalina River to the north and the Wulik River to the south...
Bethel woman to compete in Miss Indian World

...and she will have three minutes to tell judges about its cultural importance. Leary, a former Miss Cama-i and Miss World Eskimo Indian Olympics, said she is excited to represent Alaska in the pageant. She is putting on the finishing touches by beading...


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