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2020 Presidential Report

| AlexAnna Salmon
Cama’i Igyararmiut! Alussistuakegcikici cali allrakukegtaarmek piamci! (Merry Christmas and Happy New Year) As we wrap up the most challenging year in recent history, we end with a grateful heart for the health and wellbeing of our community, and the hard work that went into protecting each other and our village. Since our annual meeting and Christmas party has been postponed, I am providing a Presidential Report via the newsletter to share...

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| Administrator

COVID-19 Update May 18, 2021

IGIUGIG VILLAGE COUNCIL UPDATED TRAVEL AND QUARANTINE MANDATES: May 18, 2021 Vaccinated Residents...
| AlexAnna Salmon

Amau's Fish Camp – Preserved!

Land is the gift of our ancestors and the guarantee of our right to continue our subsistence lifestyle...
| Sandy Alvarez

Repatriation of Igiugig Ancestors Day

Despite the threatening rain clouds it was a celebratory atmosphere of sorts today--Thursday September 14, 2017...

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Welcome Our New Administrator Rhonda Wayner

| Administrator
Rhonda is not new to our team, she’s spent the last 5 years with us as a contracted accountant with Arctic Tern Professional Services and assists in the annual audit prep proces...
$3,000 Grant Will Help the Library Work with Residents on Ideas for New Housing Igiugig Tribal Library has been selected as one of 200 libraries to participate in Libraries T...

Children’s Book Project

| A J Gooden
Aqvautat: The Race, a retelling of the late Mike Andrew’s oral story about a little vole who gets into some big trouble, is set to be published this spring! Aqvautat is Igiugig...
Waqaa Igyararmiut! Quyana to those who joined the library event in October. I am thankful for your good comments and reflections, and it was good to get a little glimpse of Igiu...

Makuryat Minute Madness

| Tanya Salmon
The Minute Madness started off as a month long active challenge but has quickly evolved and expanded from one to four. A Facebook community page was created so participants can ...

The Turkey Shoot

| Keilan
Igiugig Makuryat School Update The annual turkey shoot took place on November 25th, 2020. There were about 20 participants in the turkey shoot this year. The prizes were a ham,...

Message from the Editor January 2021

| Ida Nelson
Welcome to 2021! We’ve all made it safely to 2021 despite a world pandemic we are currently enduring. If you're not willing to accept change, then you’ll never be able to learn....

What's New at the Library?

| A J Gooden
At the end of May, after a week of intensive training, Renae Zackar and Martha Crow replaced A.J. Gooden as the on-site librarians for the Igiugig Tribal Library. Through the in...

Welcome Bybee Family

| Administrator
Hello! We are the Bybee's. Thank you Igiugig for being so welcoming to our family. We've had a great summer so far! Here is a little bit about who we are. Amanda was born in Eug...

Growth Mindset & the Yup’ik Culture

| Kiara Nelson
Wangkuta. This is a short word in Yupik, but its meaning is powerful. Wangkuta literally means “us” or “we.” Now, you see, I didn't just throw in a random Yup’ik word for your e...

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