News & Press Releases


Bureau of Land Management Issues Record of Decision for Ambler Mining District Industrial Access Project (AMDIAP)

July 24, 2020

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) issued a Record of Decision (ROD) yesterday that authorizes a right-of-way across federally managed lands to the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority (AIDEA) to construct a limited access, 211-mile road to the Ambler Mining District. While a significant milestone, the ROD represents another step in a series of…

Read More

Summer 2020 Mining Update

July 17, 2020

Our goal is to pursue responsible development of natural resources that benefits NANA and its shareholders for today and future generations by leading mineral exploration, development and production beyond 2031. In a short period of time, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we live and do business, demonstrating to us all that the future…

Read More

2020 NANA Annual Meeting Cash Prizes

March 28, 2020

NANA Regional Corporation, Inc. (NANA) held its 2020 Annual Meeting on Saturday, March 28, 2020, in Kivalina, Alaska. Cash prizes were drawn for those shareholders who submitted valid Proxies early, online and by the March 25 deadline. Door prizes were not drawn for shareholders who attended the meeting in person, as NANA encouraged limited, in-person…

Read More

NANA Shareholders Elect 2020 Board of Directors

March 28, 2020

During NANA’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders, held today in Kivalina, Alaska, NANA shareholders voted to elect seven directors to the NANA board. Newly elected directors Gary Hadley and Crystal Johnson and incumbents Nellie Sheldon, Bonita Barr, Myra Wesley, Alex Sheldon Sr., and Lance Kramer will each serve three-year terms.  Continuing NANA board members include: Hendy…

Read More

Anchorage Office Closure

March 18, 2020

NANA continues to monitor news of the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak. To support public health efforts, NANA offices in Anchorage are currently closed to the public. We encourage NANA shareholders to email or call (907) 265-4100 if you have any questions or need assistance. All other inquiries can be sent to

Read More

Message to NANA Shareholders on the Annual Meeting

March 14, 2020

March 14, 2020 Dear shareholder, Like much of the world and many of you, NANA has been closely tracking news of the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak. On Wednesday, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a global pandemic, and on Friday evening, state officials announced the first confirmed case of the coronavirus in Alaska.…

Read More

NANA Elders’ Settlement Trust Announces 2019 Distribution

January 15, 2020

The trustees of the NANA Elders’ Settlement Trust – or NEST – voted to issue a dividend of $965 per Elder for 2019. The dividend will be paid on or around February 12, 2020, and is not taxable. Elders who are NANA shareholders and 65 or older as of December 31, 2019, will receive the…

Read More

Ambler Mining District Industrial Access Project (AMDIAP) Information

September 27, 2019

Background Information The Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority (AIDEA) proposes to construct a new 211-mile-long gravel access road in the southern Brooks Range foothills to provide industrial access to the Ambler Mining District. The project is called the Ambler Mining District Industrial Access Project (AMDIAP). The road would originate at the Dalton Highway near…

Read More

NANA Gas Exploration Project Update

August 6, 2019

NANA is advancing our gas exploration project within the NANA region. We have submitted a Title 9 Permit with the Northwest Arctic Borough (NAB) to support the permitting process for potential drilling at a later date. There will be no active exploration this year, only preparation for permitting and pre-engineering surveying activities. The project is in…

Read More

Summer 2019 Mining Update

June 7, 2019

The NANA region has a busy summer ahead with continuing natural resources projects and new exploration.

Read More