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  1. A new generation walks for sobriety in KwethlukRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | APRN

    ... parents, teachers, IRA members, State Troopers, VPSO's, AVCP representatives, and Police Officers from Kwethluk, Akiak, and Akiachak. They all stand outside. Many hold signs. Some shed coats in the sun. Then one teenager steps above the crowd. "Me ...

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  2. Kwethluk community members march for sobrietyRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2016 | APRN

    ... parents, teachers, IRA members, State Troopers, VPSO's, AVCP representatives, and Police Officers from Kwethluk, Akiak, and Akiachak. They all stand outside. Many hold signs. Some shed coats in the sun. Then one teenager steps above the crowd. "Me ...

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  3. Yukon-Kuskokwim tribes demand special convention on regional self-governanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Yukon-Kuskokwim tribes are demanding the Association of Village Council Presidents hold a special convention next month to discuss regional self-governance. Akiak tribal member Mike Williams says almost 30 tribes have signed a resolution calling for the convention, scheduled for March 22-23 in Bethel in the ONC multipurpose room.

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  4. Yukon-Kuskokwim tribes demand special convention on self-governanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... self-governance to be held after the Association of Village Council Presidents delayed the event. Mike Williams, an Akiak tribal member, said nearly 30 tribes have signed a resolution demanding the convention take place March 22-23 in Bethel, ...

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  5. YK tribes demand special AVCP conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | APRN

    Yukon-Kuskokwim tribes are demanding the Association of Village Council Presidents hold a special convention next month to discuss regional self-governance. Akiak tribal member Mike Williams says almost 30 tribes have signed a resolution calling for the convention, scheduled for March 22-23 in Bethel in the ONC multipurpose room.

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  6. YK Delta tribes, upset with Alaska Native nonprofit, are calling conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Williams, a leader of Yupiit Nation, a consortium of 19 tribes anchored around three Kuskokwim villages, Akiachak, Akiak and Tuluksak. Efforts to reach AVCP board chairman Henry Hunter Tuesday were unsuccessful. AVCP executive vice president Mike ...

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  7. Sports Briefs - Feb. 10Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | Homer Tribune

    ... Championships over the weekend. The Ninilchik girls claimed the championship title with a 46-19 victory over Akiak. DeeAnn White scored 16 of her game-high 22 points in the second half to lead the Wolverines. Jordan Finney scored all 12 of her ...

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  8. Tribal, non-tribal voices discuss VAWA across jurisdictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | APRN

    Lucy Williams, Tribal Court Administrator for Akiak, talking with tribal and non-tribal entities about VAWA. The three-day session marks the first VAWA training in the state since Alaska's Attorney General, Craig Richards, issued an opinion last summer that law enforcement must uphold tribal protection orders the same as state orders.

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  9. Kuskokwim 300 raises record purse to $150,000 for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... this year. The two companion races taking place the same weekend as the Kuskokwim 300 - the Bogus Creek 150 and Akiak Dash - will also see fatter purses. In addition, the race committee funds the purses for three local races that take place over the ...

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  10. Bethel's Pete Kaiser claims back-to-back Kuskokwim 300 victoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... many of the biggest names in the sport. Richie Diehl, 30, of Aniak, was running fourth and Mike Williams Jr. of Akiak, a former runner-up, was 12th Sunday as the sun came up over the Kuskokwim River. Last year, Kaiser's dramatic come-from-behind win ...

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  11. After corruption allegations, tribes call on AVCP to meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... pay cut for general staff and a 10 percent salary reduction for senior management. Mike Williams, Sr., with the Akiak tribal council, says the sudden layoffs may leave people unable to pay for stove fuel or electricity. "Yeah, the majority live in ...

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  12. After corruption allegations, tribes call on AVCP to meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | APRN

    ... pay cut for general staff and a 10 percent salary reduction for senior management. Mike Williams, Sr., with the Akiak tribal council, says the sudden layoffs may leave people unable to pay for stove fuel or electricity. "Yeah, the majority live in ...

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  13. Kaiser repeats as Kusko 300 champ on hard, icy trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... on Sunday, January 17, 2016 in Bethel, Alaska. Kaiser is the only musher to complete K300 triple crown, winning the Akiak Dash, Bogus Creek 150 and Kuskokwim 300 races during his career. The Kuskokwim 300 is a 300-mile dog sled race from Bethel to ...

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  14. Bethel's Pete Kaiser claims back-to-back Kuskokwim 300 victoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... many of the biggest names in the sport. Richie Diehl, 30, of Aniak, was running fourth and Mike Williams Jr. of Akiak, a former runner-up, was 12th Sunday as the sun came up over the Kuskokwim River. Last year, Kaiser's dramatic come-from-behind win ...

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  15. Amid icy trail conditions, mushers ready for K300Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | APRN

    ... back. And aside from the K300 this weekend, other mushers will compete in the Bogus Creek 150, the shortest race, the Akiak Dash, at roughly 50 miles.

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  16. Leaked documents point to misallocation of federal funds at tribal groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | APRN

    ... ther questions. Now, less than a year after Naneng's re-election as AVCP president, leaders from four village tribes - Akiak, Akiakchak, Kwethluk and Tuluksak - are calling for a

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