Igiugig News

Peaky Keaky

| Ms. Gabbie’s Class
Peaky Keaky had a secret. Peaky Keaky entertains the children in Igiugig School during the school day, but after she sleeps, she grabs her cape and jumps onto the floor. Sneaky ...

2019 Basketball

| Kiara Nelson
On Wednesday, January 30, the Igiugig basketball team of three along with coach Christina took off to Port Heiden for the 2019 basketball jamboree. The first day when we were...

Message from the Editor March 2019

| Ida Nelson
Blended Months Months definitely feel like they are turn into days! We certainly have been busy in our little lively village. In this newsletter you will see an update of the...

The Old World Revealed

| Walt Gooden
This year multiple archeologists came to Igiugig to map out sites such as Qusgiq and Old Igiugig. I went on two archeological expeditions, one with Sean Mack and Rita Miraglia, ...

Waz’Up At Your Local Library?

| A J Gooden
In May 2018, the librarian-in-training, AJ Gooden, attended the State Library’s special workshop in Juneau for librarians of small, rural libraries. She returned with a to-do li...

Message from the Editor October 2018

| Ida Nelson
Welcome Back! Waqaa! Welcome back to our Newsletter, my sincere apology to our subscribers, it feels like many moons since one has been produced and I for one apologize. Igiu...

ANE Update

| AlexAnna Salmon
“Communities Teaching Culture” By AlexAnna Salmon, Project Director Alaska Native Education Program (CFDA 84.356A) Grant #S356A170005 funded by US Department of Education Ca...
Waqaa Igyararmiut (the People of Igiugig)! Calirpagtukut! (we have all been really busy). Our village was honored to host Dr. Walkie Charles from UAF to teach a four day Yup...

Igiugig Recycling Program

| Fewnia Zharoff
Fewnia with Governor Walker at the Rural Energy Conference in FairbanksHere in Igiugig we’ve been recycling for several years now. We even have all the lodges do recycling too w...

Taty's Graduation

| Administrator

Message from the Editor April 2018

| Ida Nelson
Good Bye Winter, Hello Spring Geese flying over head, hunters and children are getting impatient as school is coming to a close and spring has arrived. Igiugig has been busy si...
It has been a very long time since I have provided an update on our language revitalization program. It is partially because we have been a flurry of activity. Here are some hig...

Dance Fan Making

| Kiara Nelson
On Thursday, January 25th, a woman named Emily Johnston led a dance fan making class for the people who are apart of the Yup’ik program. It took place at the Hangar where 13 peo...

Message from the Editor February 2018

| Ida Nelson
Spring into Action 2018 with 9 more months to go and you seem to be moving along pretty fast already. I feel like I didn’t get a chance to even blink. We’ve had a lot going on ...

IVC Presidential Report

| AlexAnna Salmon
IVC Presidential Report 2017 Program Highlights and 2018 Pursuits The Igiugig Village Council serves Igiugig, a self-sufficient village with strong cultural and environmenta...

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