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Voices of Alaska: Time for a peace treaty between Alaska and its Tribes

...the Central Council of Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska, Sitka Tribe of Alaska, and Aleut Community of St. Paul Island Tribal Government, is an adjunct professor of Indian law, and co-authored with David S. Case, "Alaska Natives...
The Kenai Peninsula's great snipe hunt

...Alaska record and probably only the fourth or fifth record ever in Alaska, with all others coming from Gambell and St. Paul Island. The Jack Snipe was actually the second new addition to the Kenai Peninsula list in 2010. On July 7 I was presented...
Tsunami week to remember past disaster and prepare for future

...would know how large the wave is and would be able to provide several hours of warning by the time it reached the Saint Paul Islands.While Homer and Seward are at the greatest risk for tsunamis, Walden said the Central Peninsula should prepare also...
Did mammoths roam the Kenai?

...have been found, although some mammoths apparently survived longer, until about 8,000 years ago but only on St. Paul Island in the Pribilofs. And a dwarf woolly mammoth survived as late as 4,000 years ago on Siberia's isolated Wrangel...
Checklist of Alaska bird species: Growing by leaps and bounds

...documenting new bird species in Alaska. Strays from Eurasia included gray heron and brown hawk-owl observed on St. Paul Island, and sedge warbler and yellow-browed bunting observed on St. Lawrence Island. Eurasian-collared dove, Bullock's...
Restored bell tower atop Juneau Russian church

...It houses a seven-bay iconostasis inside. The bell itself was donated to the church in 1905 by the people of Saint Paul Island, situated in the Bering Sea between Russia and Alaska. The bell is decorated with three icons: Christ Pantocrator...
A fishy United Nations treaty

...partially-built floating trap and a shore camp. In 1906 something horrible happened. Japanese hunters sneaked ashore on St. Paul Island one foggy day in July and began to poach seals. Unbeknownst to them, a small naval research station was also on the...
Investigators confirm finding wreckage thought of Arctic Rose

...on board. Investigators located the sunken boat after 1 a.m. Wednesday morning about 200 miles northwest of St. Paul Island using a sonar device towed behind the Ocean Explorer, said Capt. Ronald Morris of the Coast Guard Marine Board of...
Trawler owner agrees to pay $250,000 fine

...the boat after a search plane spotted in on Nov. 10 fishing about 400 yards inside U.S. waters northwest of St. Paul Island. The boat's crew was escorted to Dutch Harbor and detained pending the settlement. The No. 7 Man Jeok's home...
Change of venue sought for suspect in Coast Guard officer shooting

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- The attorney for a man charged with murdering a Coast Guard officer on St. Paul Island asked Monday that his client be tried in St. Paul instead of Anchorage. The request for a change of venue was made at the arraignment...


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