News and Notes

News and Notes

Ernst wins P.E.O. scholarship

The prestigious P.E.O. STAR Scholarship for the 2013-2014 academic year was presented to Annaleah Ernst, a Nikiski Middle-High School graduate by Nancy Cranston and Bonnie West, P.E.O. Chapter M representatives.

Annaleah is the daughter of Robert and Gretchen Ernst. She will attend Harvard University. The P.E.O. STAR Scholarship is $2,500 based on excellence in leadership, extracurricular activities, community service, academics and potential for future success.

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Tribe bringing awareness to suicide in community

In 2015, the State of Alaska’s Youth Risk Behavior Survey found that 44.2 percent of Alaska Native youth felt so sad or hopeless every day... Read more

Here’s the thing: My journey with Bang Muay Thai

My journey with Bang Muay Thai kickboxing began right after Christmas. My friends and I went to the local fight night and watched a variety... Read more

Voices of Faith: Learn to find that quiet frequency

Years ago I when I gleefully swapped out the cassette player in my car for a fancy in-dash CD player, I would have never predicted... Read more

Unhinged Alaska: The fish assassin

When the fish are running, I have two friends who come close to losing their collective minds.

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