Alaska State Troopers received a report of missing persons from Brevig Mission on Wednesday at 1:18pm. Ground searchers located Eleanor Olanna and Herbert Barr on a trail heading towards Wales on Thursday after more than 24 hours of searching.
A look at Wales, Alaska, on the eve of the 14th annual Kingikmiut Dance Festival, September 2016.
Join Davis, Tyler, Lauren and Karen as they discuss their initial experiences traveling to the villages of Western Alaska.
Florian Gomet is traversing the North American continent, from easternmost Canada to westernmost Alaska, and his final goal — the community of Wales — is close in his sights.
The Board of Education for the Bering Strait School District made the decisions Tuesday at a regular meeting in Teller.
Two British explorers were rescued from the icy waters of the Bering Strait on Thursday afternoon.
After elections last week, the Bering Strait School District’s board of education will feature several familiar faces — and one new one.
In October’s episode of Dearest Alaska, we’re off to Wales to learn what making a qaspeq (kuspuk) is all about.
Volunteer producers Maddie and Mitch recently traveled to the community of Wales for one of our region’s most notable annual events: the Kingikmiut Dance Festival, which brings together practitioners of traditional Alaska Native music and storytelling from throughout KNOM country.
Irene Navarro and Charlotte “Jane” Kava are running unopposed for re-election. Aurora Johnson faces competition from Annabelle Cunningham, and Sherman Richard challenges Reggie Barr.