January 2011

Unit 18 map showing moose hunting boundaries for emergency hunt. Click to enlarge

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service opened the Unit 18 Remainder, but knowing where you can hunt, what you can hunt and when you can hunt, can still be confusing. I try to explain all of that here, along with a helpful map you can’t find on the internet.

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Here’s another map of Hunting Unit 18.

After the President mentioned salmon in his State of the Union address, Alaska’s Democratic Senator Mark Begich decided it was a good time to let him taste some wild Alaska salmon.

See the letter that Begich sent the President here.

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Andrew J. Chikoyak of Tununak signed a recording contract with Hilltop Records last month. A gospel song he wrote, Lord Give Me Your Hand, will be recorded by professional musicians in Hollywood and released on a contemporary gospel album to be distributed world-wide.

Listen to Chikoyak’s personal recording of the song:

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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife service is opening a vast region of the YK Delta for a new moose hunt, and they’ve also liberalized the harvest limit.
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Anchorage musician Dan McElrath was working in Bethel and in the throes of divorce when he composed “Don’t Know Why”. Now he’s returning to perform it, and other songs from his recent album Ajazzka.

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Warrior basketball coverage for this week begins Thursday, January 27th when KYUK will broadcast the Lady Warriors game vs. Unalaska beginning at 6 pm. Your Warrior boys team will take on Unalaska at 7:30 later the same night.
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