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 By K.J. Lincoln    Hairy Man    August 13, 2014

Youth see Hairy Man in Tuntutuliak

In an unforgettable experience, two young teens from the village of Tuntutuliak have reported seeing the mysterious Hairy Man creature in the outskirts of their village. The girls, both aged 14, were walking to the “Boys’ Pond” where the...

 
 Hairy Man    July 23, 2014

A Bigfoot seen along the Hooper Bay beach

As told by Bosco Olson, Sr. On July 4, 2014, around 8:30 am, I rode down to the beach on my ATV below Hooper Bay to check for driftwood. Within 20 minutes or so, I got to the big rotten walrus that ha...

 
 By K.J. Lincoln    Inside Bethel News    July 16, 2014

Animal Planet's Finding Bigfoot crew visits Bethel

“Bobo” James Fay and Matt Moneymaker from Animal Planet’s Finding Bigfoot program came to Bethel to seek out leads to follow up on regarding the legendary Hairy Man, Bigfoot, Miluquyuli, or Uurayuli creature. Along with them came a film crew...

 
 Hairy Man    July 9, 2014

Bigfoot seen by wood gatherers

About 20 years ago, two 14-year-old boys were getting wood for camp in interior Alaska. It was summertime and they drove the boat about half a mile from camp. They carried a boy’s axe and chainsaw. It was a wood yard with spruce trees and a lot of...

 
 Letters to the Editor    June 25, 2014

Governor was not a no-show

Dear Editor: The Anchorage Daily News today (June 19th, 2014) published an op-ed authored by lieutenant governor candidate Craig Fleener accusing Governor Parnell of being a “no-show” for a National Congress of American Indians meeting last...

 
 By K.J. Lincoln    Hairy Man    June 4, 2014

Bird hunters come upon Bigfoot

Two geese hunters who are from Bethel are the most recent eyewitnesses of a large, hairy, Bigfoot-like creature on the tundra near the community of Bethel. One of the hunters, speaking on terms of anonymity, said that he and his partner were hunting...

 
 By K.J. Lincoln    Hairy Man    January 8, 2014

The Gweek River Bigfoot Sighting

This last summer a family of salmon berry pickers were traveling up the Gweek River when one of the members saw a large, dark figure on the bank along the river. Margaret Nagasiak, or “Ekie” as she is known by her friends and family, was the one...

 
 By K.J. Lincoln    Hairy Man    September 25, 2013

Children see Hairy Man in Napakiak

In the July 31st, 2013 issue of the Delta Discovery, we published a story about a Hairy Man sighting that took place in April of this year in the village of Napakiak. The story this week is about the...

 
 By Delta Discovery staff    Hairy Man    September 18, 2013

Hairy Man behind a bush

On September 10, 2013, a couple was returning home on their ATV from an evening of picking berries when they encountered a sighting a few miles west of Bethel. It was twilight and the day was ending,...

 
 By Delta Discovery Staff    Hairy Man    September 4, 2013

The Nunavakanukakslak Lake Hairy Man

In the 1940s, 50s, and maybe even the 60s, it was said that Hairy Man people were commonly seen along the shores of the big lakes near Kasigluk and Nunapitchuk. Then, in these modern days, they are...

 
 By K.J. Lincoln    Hairy Man    August 28, 2013

Passenger on flight sees Hairy Man with a baby

This story is about a lady who was a passenger on Grant Aviation who saw an adult female Hairy Man with a little one during her flight. This lady, who wishes to be anonymous, was flying from her...

 
 By Delta Discovery staff    Hairy Man    August 21, 2013

The Kotlik Howler

Kotlik, with a population of 600, is the northernmost village in the Y-K Delta. It is one of the most rural villages in this region, situated along the southern shore of the Norton Sound. It’s name...

 
 By K.J. Lincoln    Hairy Man    August 14, 2013

Berry pickers spy Bigfoot

On Saturday, August 3rd, 2013, a family from Bethel witnessed a very tall, black colored creature walking upright while they were out picking berries. The family of three – the dad and mom and...

 
 By Delta Discovery staff    Hairy Man    August 7, 2013

Hairy Man tracks along the Kisaralik River

The Kisaralik and Kasigluk rivers snake through the tundra together from the Kuskokwim River and make their way to the Kuskokwim and Kilbuck mountains. Hairy Man people, or Bigfoots, and/or their...

 
 By Delta Discovery staff    Hairy Man    July 31, 2013

Hairy Man sighted in Napakiak

In late April 2013, a worker at the Napakiak village corporation was just taking a look outside the 2nd story window of the building during the early afternoon hours, when she saw something unusual...

 
 By Delta Discovery staff    Hairy Man    July 17, 2013

Question about Hairy Man or Bigfoot in our land

By now, you may have read over a dozen stories of sightings of Hairy Man in the Y-K Delta. We still have many more stories that we have collected and will be publishing in future issues. As you know o...

 
 By K.J. Lincoln    Hairy Man    July 10, 2013

Whitefish set netters spot Bigfoot

Two fishermen from Bethel saw a creature too tall to be a human walking upright while checking their whitefish net at the upper mouth of Tarperrnaq River. Dana Kopanuk, was one of the fishermen who...

 
 Hairy Man    July 3, 2013

Rock throwers of the Andreafsky River

Rocks being thrown at or toward people is also one of the characteristics given to the Hairy Man. An elder in St. Mary’s shared a story that one or more times that she and her husband had rocks...

 
 Hairy Man    June 26, 2013

Nome miner kills a Hairy Man

This story has been around for a long time, which happened in the 1960s. Variations of the story come and go. Jean Joiner was a miner from Nome who had a mine near Jade Mountain on Dahl Creek. The...

 
 By KJ Lincoln    Hairy Man    June 19, 2013

Nunivak Island Bigfoot

This sighting occurred back in the 1930s on the island of Nunivak. There were three men who went hunting, one of which was Fred Weston Sr. who was a resident of the old village of Nash Harbor. He was...

 
 Hairy Man    June 12, 2013

Strong-smelling creature in woods near fishcamp

Hairy Man, also called Miluquyuli, was also known by its smell. Here is a Hairy Man story that happened many years ago by a woman who lives in Bethel: “When I was still very young, we had moved to...

 
 By Peter Twitchell    Contributors    June 5, 2013

Big Foot encounter

It appears the legend of “Hairy Man,” or “BIG FOOT,” is endless and will live on in the minds and hearts of men and children out here for a long time to come. I don’t see the dying ember of...

 
 By Delta Discovery staff    Hairy Man    June 5, 2013

A hunter is chased away by a Hairy Man

Kusilvak Mountain, at 2,000 feet, is the tallest mountain in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta. The mountain could be seen from long distances. Up close, Kusilvak (from ‘qusilvak,’ meaning ‘very tall’...

 
 By Dr Robert Alley    Hairy Man    May 29, 2013

The Mulchatna River Hairy Man

Derek Blackmon, a Ketchikan hunter, reported to me in 2003 that he was working with his brother for a fly-in outfitter out of Dillingham in 2000 when they were surprised by something unusual on the...

 
 Hairy Man    May 22, 2013

Man meets Hairy Man on trail

This is the story of a Scammon Bay man who ran into a Hairy Man on the trail to Hooper Bay. This happened in the winter of 2011. Before he told his story, he shuddered at the thought of remembering...

 

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