Half of the first language speakers of Kodiak Alutiiq died between 2020 and 2022.
This year’s contributions include stories from mail carriers in Appalachia and healthcare workers in the Hudson River Valley. Wisniewski’s recordings will be the first from Alaska.
There was no record of a warmer Christmas in Alaska than 56 degrees, and there’s been climate stations keeping track for at least a century.
A Fish and Game scoping document addresses Governor Mike Dunleavy’s proposal to provide hunting opportunities by transplanting deer to the Palmer and Wasilla area.
A study published in 2020 found trooper posts around Kotzebue, Nome, Bethel, Dillingham and Kodiak were, together, understaffed by about 22%.
More than a day after a fishing boat capsized in frigid water, the crew’s puppy was found unharmed, washed up on a beach.
The program includes a stipend so that language learners can focus on Alutiiq.
It’s a challenge for Alaska’s Redistricting Board to keep one area together without affecting others.
This year, researchers recorded the biggest bloom they’ve ever seen.
One model found that mass testing of students could cut cases by more than half in schools where masks are required and vaccination and prior infection rates are low.