Village Telegraph

Action taken to conserve Kuskokwim River Chinook Salmon

May 31, 2017 0

by the USFWS Federal Public Waters Closed to Chinook Salmon Fishing by Federally Qualified Subsistence Users Beginning June 12. In consultation with the Kuskokwim River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission (KRITFC) and the Alaska Department of Fish […]

Contributors

Memories live on, make good ones

May 31, 2017 0

by Peter Twitchell I opened the folder to 1959 and looked at the pictures I took with my Kodak Instamatic camera back then. The photos were in perfect shape. I look at the pictures from 1909 […]

Village Telegraph

Visiting elders add student support at Kenai Peninsula College

May 31, 2017 0

by J. Besl Dorm life is a staple of the American college experience. Seventy-year-old neighbors living in the residence hall, not so much. But that’s the case at Kenai Peninsula College (KPC), where, a few […]

Contributors

Utilizing Your EAP

May 31, 2017 0

by Dr. Lorin Bradbury Question: Do you accept EAP insurance, and what is the benefit of using that over regular insurance? Answer: Your EAP isn’t an insurance, but it provides services similar to your insurance, […]

Village Telegraph

Alaska Territorial Guard Discharge Ceremony

May 31, 2017 0

The Alaska Native Heritage Center hosting a discharge ceremony to honor 16 members of the Alaska Territorial Guard (ATG). Governor Bill Walker and Brig. Gen. Laurie Hummel, adjutant general of the Alaska National Guard and […]

Letters to the Editor

Keep the top open when lighting your grill

May 31, 2017 0

To ensure a safe Memorial Day weekend, the Alaska state fire marshal’s office wants to remind you that before the barbecue begins, follow a few simple tips to ensure your grilling experience is a safe […]

Village Telegraph

2017 YK Delta Region Subsistence Spring Waterfowl Closure

May 31, 2017 0

A 30-day Emergency Closure has been established for the 2017 Alaska subsistence spring migratory bird harvest in the Yukon Kuskokwim Delta region. The spring waterfowl season will be closed during the initiation of migratory bird nesting […]

Speak Your Mind

It’s time to change the old system and move forward

May 31, 2017 0

by Naparyaq Marcus Alexie Based upon my observations, our villages are not the only village or government system in which an old boys network exists. You will also find these types of networking scattered across […]

Delta Lifestyles

Breeding Bird Surveys on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta

May 31, 2017 0

Aerial bird breeding surveys for waterfowl and other birds conducted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Division of Migratory Bird Management will be taking place approximately May 24 – June 5th. The surveys will […]

In our Native Land

Middle school students return to ANSEP to explore health science career field

May 31, 2017 0

This week (May 25th), the Alaska Native Science & Engineering Program welcomed more than 50 middle school students to the University of Alaska Anchorage campus for its first STEM Career Exploration component of the summer. […]