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Story49

A program dedicated to sharing and celebrating the people, places, and stories that make Alaska unique.

Aucha and Arthur outside Unalakleet

Story49: The Road Ahead

After Aucha’s son passed away, it took her years to find peace. Eventually she found it, on a 300 mile snowmachine trip, with her son’s best friend and a large pair of antlers.

Elim Iditarod poster

Story49: The Itinerant Vets

Alaska Rural Veterinary Outreach sends volunteers all over Alaska to hold pop-up veterinary clinics. And at this clinic in Elim, visitors didn’t just receive free pet care; they also got to watch their own pets’ operations.