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  1. Challenges remain in making patchwork into a cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Nikiski area and stretches across Cook Inlet to include a number of oil rigs and the Alaska Native villages of Tyonek and Beluga. The challenges are clear, though. During an informational meeting held Tuesday in Nikiski, Local Boundary Commission ...

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  2. Native leaders workshop to address education barriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... bringing together representatives from groups including the Kenatize Indian Tribe, the Ninilchik Village Tribe, Tyonek Native Corporation, Seldovia Village Tribe, Chugachmiut Native Association, Project Grad and the school district. They broke out ...

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  3. Letters to the editorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... directly impact the community members of my home on the Kenai Peninsula. The mine would deprive the entire village of Tyonek of their ancestral and economically vital fishing streams. Additionally, toxic byproducts from the mine would be flushed ...

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  4. A culture of food, by Alaskans for AlaskansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Rodney McCord of Tyonek slices moose for a stew for a potluck at Community Covenant Church on Wednesday.

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  5. Leaked diesel found in platform legRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | Petroleum News

    Responders have completed the lightering and disposal of diesel fuel that had been discovered to have leaked into one of the legs of the Tyonek platform in Cook Inlet. The platform houses the wellheads and production facilities for the North Cook Inlet gas field.

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  6. Proposed mine would hurt environment and AlaskansRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | Homer News

    ... located approximately 40 miles west of Anchorage, on the west side of the Cook Inlet. It is used by the villagers of Tyonek for their subsistence lifestyle, and is an important salmon spawning stream for the Cook Inlet fisheries. The plans for the ...

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  7. There's a battle over indigenous resources in Alaska, and you helped us investigate it.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Grist Magazine

    Grist sent former fellow Melissa Cronin aboard a four-seat prop plane to the tiny village of Tyonek, Alaska, this summer. Her on-the-ground investigation helped expose a Texas energy company's plans to develop a coal mine across wetlands and forest that are extremely valuable to the local indigenous people.

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  8. The muck beneath our feet could be our destruction, or our salvation.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Grist Magazine

    ... the planned pipeline. Grist sent former fellow Melissa Cronin aboard a four-seat prop plane to the tiny village of Tyonek, Alaska, this summer. Her on-the-ground investigation helped expose a Texas energy company's plans to develop a coal mine ...

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  9. Despite victory for Standing Rock Sioux, Energy Transfer Partners...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Grist Magazine

    ... the planned pipeline. Grist sent former fellow Melissa Cronin aboard a four-seat prop plane to the tiny village of Tyonek, Alaska this summer. Her on-the-ground investigation helped expose a Texas energy company's plans to develop a coal mine across ...

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  10. Hilcorp buys North Cook Inlet fieldRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2016 | Petroleum News

    ConocoPhillips has sold the North Cook Inlet gas field to Hilcorp Alaska, ConocoPhillips spokeswoman Amy Burnett has told Petroleum News. The offshore field operates from the Tyonek platform, with gas delivered to shore on the Kenai Peninsula by subsea pipeline.

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  11. Last stand for coal: The industry's days may be numbered, even as they try to invest moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Salon

    Squeezing into a wobbly four-seater propeller plane is the only way to reach the tiny tribe of Tyonek, tucked deep in the roadless Alaskan wilderness. Gliding above the long mudflats and the serpentine curves of streams, I spot the fat white backs of beluga whales surfacing at the mouth of a river and an island covered by sunning sea lions.

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  12. Producers 2016: Hilcorp slows drilling activities in Cook InletRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2016 | Petroleum News

    ... cubic feet per day from the Sterling-Beluga Gas participating area and 1.2 million cubic feet per day from the Tyonek participating area in 2015, according to Hilcorp. By the start of 2014, the unit had produced 84.3 billion cubic feet, according to ...

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  13. Troopers: Tyonek man arrested for brandishing gun, threatening village residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A 31-year-old Tyonek man was arrested Friday for brandishing a rifle at village residents and threatening to shoot them, according to Alaska State Troopers. Troopers responded to a 911 call at 4:24 p.m. Friday from the village of about 150 people, 40 air miles south of Anchorage on the west side of Cook Inlet.

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  14. 50th AFN convention begins with speeches: Speakers address crowd with optimism, seeks - new paradigm'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Honorable Chairman JoDe Gourdy of Yakama Nation and the Native Village of Tyonek in Washington speaks during the Recognition and Honoring of Early Supporters of AFN and the Alaska Native peoples in pursuit of land claims speaks during the 2016 annual Alaska Federation of Natives Convention Thursday afternoon, October 20, 2016 at the Carlson Center.

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  15. Notti, first AFN president, recalls years of struggle and sacrifice for land claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... with all of $9 in the bank, was launched. "Money was hard to come by," he said. Support from the Native village of Tyonek was critical, as was a $250,000 loan from the Yakima Tribe in Washington. Notti said his family had to sacrifice. He earned ...

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  16. Indian Education Advisory Committee sets goalsRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | Homer News

    ... seats and one seat filled by a representative of the school district staff. The committee covers subregions of Tyonek, Nikiski, Kenai, Sterling, Soldotna, Seward, Moose Pass, Cooper Landing, Hope, Ninilchik, Anchor Point, Homer, Seldovia, Nanwalek ...

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  17. Nikiski incorporation petition submittedRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Fire Service Area, which stretches across to the west side of Cook Inlet to include the communities of Beluga and Tyonek and covers roughly 5,400 square miles. Some critics of the push to incorporate have said at open house meetings hosted by the ...

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  18. Coal plan on hold for nowRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | APRN

    A proposed coal mine near the village of Tyonek could move a step closer depending on a draft environmental impact statement expected to be released this month by the US Army Corps of Engineers. But changes in a state application for the Chuitna mine could complicate an already lengthy process.

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  19. Alaska News Nightly: Oct. 4, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | APRN

    ... his veto of half the money for this year's Permanent Fund Dividends. A proposed coal mine near the village of Tyonek could move a step closer depending on a draft environmental impact statement expected to be released this month by the US Army Corps ...

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  20. Chuitna mine application changes may muddy a lengthy processRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | APRN

    A proposed coal mine near the village of Tyonek could move a step closer depending on a draft environmental impact statement expected to be released this month by the US Army Corps of Engineers. Changes in a state application for the Chuitna mine could complicate an already lengthy process.

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