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  1. Reporter returns to Utqiagvik, finds 24/7 sun and pronunciation variationsRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Ravenna Koenig of Alaska's Energy Desk/KTOO stands on the leading edge of the sea ice while recording sound for a story about Arctic Field School. Ravenna Koenig of Alaska's Energy Desk has traveled to UtqiaA vik three times so far this year to report on events and issues on the North Slope.


  2. Alaska's northernmost town still in transition 1 1/2 years after official name changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The new logo for the City of UtqiaA vik, photographed June 5. In October 2016, residents of the town formerly known as Barrow voted to officially change the name of their city to the traditional Some residents pushed back in the ensuing months, wanting to keep the name Barrow. Others said the town historically had a different traditional name, which was the view of the local Native corporation that filed a lawsuit to try to stop the change.


  3. As the Arctic warms, a changing landscape on the Chukchi SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Ice researcher Andy Mahoney, joining polar bear guard Robert Nageak at the top of a pressure ridge on the Chukchi Sea off UtqiaA vik. In decades past, this landscape would have been full of much taller pressure ridges and more of them, partly due to the presence of thicker ice that survived more than one summer.


  4. Senators urge Sweeney to be tough at InteriorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Alaskan Tara MacLean Sweeney faced no resistance at a U.S. Senate confirmation hearing today on her nomination to be assistant Interior secretary for Indian Affairs. Sweeney is an executive vice president at Arctic Slope Regional Corporation.


  5. New map shows the potential future of permafrost on the North SlopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Permafrost researcher Vladimir Romanovsky, pictured in his office at the University of Alaska Fairbanks in April, 2018. On his computer screen is a new map he helped develop showing permafrost scenarios out to 2090.


  6. Archaeology in northern Alaska: a race against the clockRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A photograph of the Walakpa archaeological site south of UtqiaA vik following a storm in 2014. The storm caused over 30 feet of coastline to collapse and wash away in certain places, along with archaeological artifacts it contained.


  7. Morning update - Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Juneau's new elementary science curriculum will integrate aspects of Native culture in order to promote place-based learning in the classroom. The Juneau School District Board of Education adopted the new curriculum Tuesday night.


  8. Inupiat leaders say offshore drilling proposal 'ignored' local concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The City of Utqiagvik is a member of Voice of the Arctic Inupiat, which recently wrote a letter to the Interior Department about the draft offshore drilling proposal. Some of the oil industry's biggest supporters got a lot more than they asked for in the Trump administration's latest offshore drilling proposal.


  9. Ask a Climatologist: 2017 was hot around the globe, warm in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Across the globe, 2017 was the second hottest year on record, just behind 2016, according to a European Union monitoring center . Brian Brettschneider, with our Ask a Climatologist segment, says the state was still significantly above normal for the year, despite a cold winter.


  10. Marine scientist Michelle Ridgway remembered for being outspoken conservationistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Friends and family are mourning the loss of an Alaska marine scientist who died today as a result of a single-vehicle crash Friday . Michelle Ridgway, 54, who lived near Auke Bay north of Juneau, was an avid deep sea diver who did things her way.


  11. A bird, a plane, a polar bear? Wild guests at Utqiagvik airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Scott Babcock was wrapping up an early morning runway inspection at America's farthest north airport when he saw what he thought were a couple of wolves. Two young polar bears ran away when they saw the Alaska airport worker's truck approach.


  12. High temperatures in Utqiagvik confuse NOAA algorithmRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Automated Weather Observing System at the UtqiaA vik Airport, photographed in summer 2017. This system has been recording temperature data so high, it was flagged by NOAA as a possible mistake "North Slope climate change just outran one of our tools to measure it."


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