Pua Olena Nova AhNee

New Arrival: Pua Olena Nova AhNee

Elizabeth Alowa and Arthur AhNee proudly announce the birth of their precious newborn daughter Pua Olena Nova AhNee.  She was born on Nov. 26, 2019 at Alaska Regional Hospital in Anchorage.  She weighed 9 lbs 11oz and 22 inches long.  Her paternal grandparents are Arthur Kaiwa Freitas of Hawaii and Shannon Freitas of Kentucky. Her maternal grandparents are Joel Alowa and Lee Ann Green (Louie Green Jr.) of Nome.  She was given her Inupiaq name, Kunayak and her Siberian Yupik name is Nighugtaghhaq, which means ‘Twinking Light’. Welcome, little Pua Olena!

The Nome Nugget

PO Box 610
Nome, Alaska 99762

Phone: (907) 443-5235
Fax: (907) 443-5112


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