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#FocusWesternAK: Unalakleet

Wildflowers and mountains in Unalakleet. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

KNOM’s new photo series continues with a journey to Unalakleet. Volunteer producer Maddie Winchester traveled to the community in mid-June to work on an episode of Story49and captured a number of photos of late Spring in UNK for #FocusWesternAK.

A boat hurries by off the coast of UNK. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

A boat hurries by off the coast of Unalakleet. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

Salmon hangs outside a house in UNK. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

Salmon hanging outside a UNK house. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

A sunny day in Unalakleet. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

A sunny day in Unalakleet. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

A stuffed animal figure sits atop a sauna pole in Unalakleet. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

A stuffed animal figure sits atop a sauna pole in Unalakleet. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

4-wheelers on the UNK beach. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

4-wheelers on the UNK beach. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

Driftwood on the Unalakleet Beach. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

Driftwood on the Unalakleet Beach. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

A view of Unalakleet from a nearby mountaintop. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

A view of Unalakleet from a nearby mountaintop. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

A golden eagle perches atop a tree on the Unalakleet River. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

A golden eagle perches atop a tree on the Unalakleet River. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

Boating on the Unalakleet River. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)

Boating on the Unalakleet River. (Photo: Maddie Winchester, KNOM)