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Village seeks to reunite with Russian relatives

...coordinated by a travel company, Anchorage-based Circumpolar Expeditions, which focuses on western Alaska and the Russian Far East. One of the main goals is to travel to Chukotka communities with Diomede elders next year to visit relatives, according...
Joseph Raymond Edward Landry

...Kenai. After retirement he helped establish a joint Russian-American processing plant on Sakhalin Island in the Russian Far East. This was a great adventure for him and topped off his career. Ray loved flying his own plane 90G, and early in...
Adventurer completes Pacific crossing

...Outen kayaked across the English Channel to Calais, France, and biked 10,000 miles across Europe and Asia to the Russian Far East. From there she kayaked to Japan. In 2012, she attempted to row from Japan to Canada in Gulliver, a rowboat...
Exchanging culture, conserving salmon

...organized at least five trips between areas in the Russian Far East and the U.S., Loder said. Loder, who grew up...Sakhalin, one of the more populous islands in the Russian Far East, a large poaching industry and growing industrial...
Barbara Larson

...antibiotics and other medications to the most needful areas of the former Soviet Union, and returned, to Magadan in the Russian Far East, in 1996-1997 to work in the hospital there, teach, and counsel. During these years she felt drawn back to the...
Loshbaugh, Ingerman marry writer. Alex is the son of the late Luda and Mikhail Ingerman. He was born in the Ukraine and has lived in the Russian Far East and China. Holding degrees in computer science and medical engineering, Alex works with data science at a Seattle...
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Heating system a hot topic in Kenai

...for Russian-American Economic Cooperation thanking the city for its continued partnership with Bolshoi Kamen, the Russian Far East city Kenai partnered with two years ago to exchange municipal governance and economic ideas. The council meeting...
Kenai airport looks ahead to changes

...commercial carrier. SOAR International Ministries Inc., which flies missionary and charity trips to rural Alaska and the Russian Far East, is taking over the subleases to two airport lots from the Lofstedt family. Vernon Sr., Muriel Ruth, Vernon Jr...
Alaska partners look west

This may be the year that business opportunities for Alaskans blossom in the Russian Far East. But no one is willing to bet the farm. The 1990s were fraught with frustration for Alaskans, including many Kenai Peninsula...
Russian Far East oil fields: On the brink of a major boom?

For years Alaskans have been talking about the promise of Sakhalin's oil and gas fields, but production is little more than a trickle.


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