• On-Air Host

    Hi, my name is John Active.  I have been working here at KYUK since the early 1970’s, over 40-years. I am a Yup’ik Eskimo  living in Western Alaska, living in the Kuskokwim River Delta, in Bethel.

    I am a Traditional Storyteller by trade,...

  • Yup'ik Translator & On-Air Host

    Julia was born in Bethel and grew up in Tuntutuliak. She was born the last of 6 children. She was raised in a Yup’ik household and spoke only Yup’ik until she was about 10 years old. 

    Julia was married in 1995 and moved to Kwigillingok....