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Story49: Two Tales From the Trail

Wearing the same winter gear as when she ran the race, Kirsten Bey stands on stage at the Nome Elementary School to recount her experience of running the Yukon Quest.

In Western Alaska, it’s not just winter, it’s mushing season. Kirsten Bey and Rick Anderson told their stories from the trail live at the Nome Arts Council’s annual event, Tales From Around the Woodstove.

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Dearest Alaska: Broadcast

Student Broadcaster Mason Ivanoff lines up his shot at the Wrestling and Cheer Tournament in Unalakleet, AK.

This month we talk about the sounds of sight. Follow the BSSD Student Broadcast Team as they prepare to broadcast the Wrestling and Cheerleading Tournament in Unalakleet in November 2017.

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Dearest Alaska: Harvest

BSNC employee Tasha Lee with a new earthworm friend.

Join us on this month’s episode as we aerate soil, pluck potatoes, snip broccoli, and pluck carrots with Pilgrim Produce, an agricultural pilot program from Unaatuq, LLC, at Pilgrim Hot Springs.

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Elder Voices: Enid Lincoln

Fish River, White Mountain

From the KNOM Archive, hear White Mountain’s Enid Lincoln this week on “Elder Voices.” Born in Solomon in 1950, Enid tells her story of growing up with her family in White Mountain; of boarding schools, a relocation to Dallas, Texas, and working with children to preserve the Fish River language and culture.

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