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Bethel Half Marathon Race Results

Congratulations to all the finishers of the scenic 2015 Bethel Half Marathon. Whether you ran, walked, or participated in the relay – good job, well done! Sponsors for this great event include...

Bethel Test Fishery - First coho caught on July 11th

Bethel Test Fishery (BTF) is the primary inseason run assessment tool for Kuskokwim River salmon and is operated the same way each year. The daily Catch Per Unit Effort (CPUE) is used to index run timing and relative abundance of Chinook, chum,...

CVRF hosts world's largest seafood company on a tour of Western Alaska villages

On July 1, 2015, Coastal Villages Region Fund (CVRF), a Community Development Quota (CDQ) company responsible for creating economic development opportunities for residents of 20 western Alaska villages and also one of Alaska’s largest seafood...

K300 to raise purses for all 2016 Races

The Kuskokwim 300 Race Committee is please and excited to announce that they will once again be raising the purses for all 2016 K300 races! For the third time in four years, the purse for the Kuskokwim 300, Bogus Creek 150 and Akiak Dash will all...

Azachorok Incorporated has new chairman

Azachorok Incorporation is pleased to announce Loren Peterson as the newly elected Chairman for the Board of Directors. He is originally an “after born” meaning he was born after 1971 when A.N.C.S.A. incorporated Alaska Native Corporations....

Calista Corporation Board Selects First Chairwoman in Corporate History

Margaret Pohjola Voted to Serve 2015-2016 Calista (jaw-LIS-tuh) Corporation’s Board of Directors voted in the first chairwoman in corporate history. Margaret Pohjola (puh-YO-la), a shareholder with ties to Chuathbaluk (chew-AHTH-buh-luk), was...

Quyana

First of all, I would like to thank each and every one of you that supported me on my endeavor toward the Miss WEIO title. I cannot begin to describe how thankful I am for this opportunity to represent my people. You all are such an incredible...

State Leadership attends National Convention

Alaska's President, LaTesia Guinn of Bethel, a member of Robert V Lindsey Ladies Auxiliary, #10041, led the state delegation of the Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) of the United States at the 102nd National Convention held...

Council votes to protest restaurant liquor license

The Bethel City Council voted to protest the liquor license for Dimitri’s Restaurant during their July 14th, 2015 meeting. “This particular license application clearly, through no fault of their own, through a freak of geometry violates Bethel...

Caring for Alaska's Children

Recently, I hosted a barbecue for Juneau's foster children and their foster families. At the event, I met some truly amazing foster parents whom I felt were "angels in our midst." One has fostered over 200 children and has a special calling to...

WEIO results for 2015

The 2015 World Indian Olympics are in the books! There were many exciting things going on this year at WEIO. Here are a few highlights. For the fish cutting contest, fish cutters filleted and scored a dozen Russian River red salmon. WEIO chairwoman...

A Fruitful Summer

I just wanted to recognize two organizations. One is my Tribal government ONC, Inc. for making sure tribal members got some chums and reds. The test fishery catch helped us with kings, thank you. The ...

"Six Tips to Spice up Your Romance"

At least that’s what they used to read. Nowadays it seems like a lot of them have replaced the word “romance” with the words “sex life”. If you’ve never seen them, they are near the...

Blueberry Cobbler

Greetings. Half the summer gone already - amazing. Berry-picking is in full swing and I have a very good blueberry recipe that we published years ago. It’s well worth repeating for those of you who ...

Bethel intern takes aim at invasive plants

Eighteen-year-old Jessica Mute of Bethel is doing her part to keep invasive plants in urban areas like Anchorage from spreading to other parts of the state, such as the Kuskokwim region. In July Jessica worked for the Bureau of Land Management...

 
 
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