Missing hunters located
On the Y-K Delta
Nunapitchuk Village Police Safety Officer Jacob Tobethluk reported to state troopers at about 10:30 p.m. on Dec. 26 that two hunters were overdue. The two hunters, Jonathan Mojin and Jarett Mojin, left on a snow machine around noon that day to hunt near Devil’s Elbow. The first search team was unable to find the brothers. Ground teams with trooper air support searched on Dec. 27 and found the two men in good condition about 15 miles north of Nunapitchuk. They were escorted back to the village.