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Searchers find lost Shishmaref elder

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Rescuers have found a missing Shishmaref elder in good shape, Alaska State Troopers said Tuesday...shortly after 10 p.m. Monday, about 50 miles south of Shishmaref. Trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson said the elder's...
Shishmaref shores up against storms

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Shishmaref is bracing for the next big Arctic Ocean storm. Villagers have been piling sandbags and building wire-mesh gabions to protect...
Nikolaevsk's Dorvall named Class 1A player of year

...Year: Bea Klaich, Nikolaevsk First team: Nianiella Dorvall, Nikolaevsk; Alice Amaktoolik, Golovin; Denise Fernandez, Shishmaref; Nicole Moffis, Cook Inlet Academy; Jessica Rogers, Ninilchik. Second team:; Kasia Adams, Yakutat; Sophia Kalugin...
Panthers wrestlers go out on high note

...Akiachak, 4; T31. Grace, 4; T33. Bristol Bay, 3; T33. Galena, 3; T33. Haines, 3; T33. Pelican, 3; T33. Shishmaref, 3; T38. Newhalen, 2; T38. Nunapitchik, 2; T38. Unalakleet, 2. 98 pounds - 1. Gavin Maslen, Glen; 2. Tristan...
All-State basketball teams released

...Cassi Williams, Klawock.SECOND TEAM - Emma Weyiouanna, Shishmaref; Kilina Klaich, Nikolaevsk; Jessica Robertson, Lumen Christi...Nikolaevsk; Madison Orth, Cook Inlet Academy; Denise Fernandez, Shishmaref; Marina Koonooka, Gambell; Jazzlyn Garnie, Teller.
All-State basketball teams announced

...Maggie Beans, St. Mary's. Second team - Denise Fernandez, Shishmaref; Tracy Ahnangnatoguk, Brevig Mission; Ayla Rickteroff...Golovin Third team - Ardyce Nayakik, Alak; Emma Weyiouanna, Shishmaref; Amber Barr, Kiana; Trish Morgan, Aniak; Maxine Kimoktoak...
Toombs makes first team

...Samuelson, King Cove; Matthew Shy, Noatak; James Barr, Shishmaref; Swenson Tocktoo, Brevig Mission; Harris Topkok, Teller...Alak; Jessica Schneider, Akiachak; Victoria Sinnok, Shishmaref; Jaclynne Richards, Kiana. Honorable Mention Serena Edwin...
Bering Sea storm riders find Alaska ways of coping

...that got in. Across the street nearby, the famed big burled arch that marks the Iditarod finish line was unscathed. In Shishmaref, 125 miles to the north, the storm ate up about 20 feet of land after it hit Tuesday, said Tony Weyiouanna, a lifelong...
Experts say stored rural water could pose health risks A year ago, the Cooperative Extension Service sampled water sources and home water containers in Eek, Tanana and Shishmaref over winter, early spring and summer. The study found that total coliform and fecal coliform levels in water storage containers...
Stevens says feds, state must cooperate on village erosion threat

...have now, without any question, a proven situation where our forests are growing farther north, our permafrost is decreasing in stability, and our seawater is intruding upon villages from Shishmaref all the way around to Barrow.''


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