Richard Walker
3/9/15
In addition to the fact that it involves a traditional form of travel on ancestral routes, two other features of the 2015 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race are reminders of the connecti...
Terri Hansen
2/22/15
News about climate change appears almost daily, it seems. Yet for many readers, it’s abstract science they don’t connect to their busy lives...
1969 Vehlow Maxine George Attla Running Rondy
Richard Walker
2/17/15
An interesting sequence of events occurred in the days before Alaska Sports Hall of Fame musher George Attla Jr. passed away...
ICTMN Staff
2/3/15
A handful of books pulled from the fourth-grade curriculum in the Juneau school district in December were riddled with historic inaccuracies, among other problems, their critics al...
ICTMN Staff
1/31/15
Four books dealing with Native history that were supposed to be introduced during the spring semester have been taken off the elementary-school curriculum in Juneau in the wake of ...
Gale Courey Toensing
1/28/15
The White House said Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) “overreacted” to a presidential announcement about expanding environmental protection in Alaska, according to Politico ...
ICTMN Staff
1/27/15
Citing Native subsistence fishing traditions among other considerations, President Barack Obama has designated 12.3 million acres as wilderness in the Arctic National Wildlife Refu...
Mike Anecia Toyukak Math in a Cultural Context
Stephanie Woodard
1/26/15
Seated on a couch in their house in Manokotak, in Alaska’s southwestern Bristol Bay region, Yup’ik elders Mike and Anecia Toyukak paged through a notebook of mathematics lessons ba...
Ermelina Slippers Athabascan Woman
Angela Gonzalez
1/25/15
This post comes to us from a blog called the Athabascan Woman . She offered it up and we jumped at the chance...
Richard Walker
1/20/15
BETHEL, Alaska -- Pete Kaiser, Yup’ik, and his team won the Kuskokwim 300, a highly regarded mid-distance sled dog race from Bethel to Aniak and back, crossing the finish line at 5...

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