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Joseph of Bethel selected as First Nations Futures Fellow

September 12, 2017 0

by First Alaskans Institue First Alaskans Institute (FAI) is pleased to announce the selection of our 7th annual First Nations Futures Program (FNFP) Fellows cohort: Barbara ‘Wáahlaal Gidáak Blake (Haida/Tlingit/Ahtna), Marleah Makpiaq Labelle (Sugpiaq/Iñupiaq), Alissa […]

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2017 Blackberry/Fun Run Results

September 12, 2017 0

by Greg Lincoln Cross country season is in full swing and the 2017 Blackberry Fun Run has some new champions. Winning the girls high school event is Reann Lincoln of Tununak. She finished the course […]

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Life is a Gift An interview with John Active

September 12, 2017 2

by Vanessa Lynn Hunter John was born in Cuukvagtuliq, Alaska to George and Sophie Jacob. John shares his story of being adopted twice after birth and during his early childhood years. How Mamterilleq was formed […]

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CVRF completes Summer 2017 Internship Program

September 12, 2017 0

Coastal Villages Region Fund (CVRF) recently completed the summer 2017 CVRF Internship Program, with participating Western Alaska youth gaining valuable work experience in locations across the region, Anchorage, and Seattle. This year, the CVRF Internship […]

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Kuskokwim Learning Academy Gives Back

September 12, 2017 0

by Danielle Craven Community service is an important value at KLA. On August 23rd-25th, 86 students participated in various service projects around Bethel, from recording sound clips at KYUK, picking up trash at the Moravian […]

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Grace and mercy, faith and strength An interview with elder Ruth Evon

August 29, 2017 0

by Vanessa Lynn Hunter Ruth was born in Bethel Alaska to Paul P. Jenkins and Eileen Elena Shepherd. Ruth shares her story of her childhood memories growing up in different villages; the excitement of flying […]

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Alaska Military Youth Academy graduates 180 cadets

August 29, 2017 0

The Alaska Military Youth Academy celebrated more than 23 years of service to the State of Alaska and a milestone of almost 5,300 graduates during the graduation of 180 cadets of Class 2017-2 from its […]

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Theatrical production Alaxsxa/Alaska coming to Bethel, Kasigluk

August 22, 2017 0

by Bethel Council on the Arts Bethel Council on the Arts is pleased to bring to Bethel the theatrical production, ALAXSXA | ALASKA, created by the internationally acclaimed Ping Chong + Company from New York, […]

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Jet load of crews head south to help with busy fire season

August 22, 2017 0

by BLM Alaska Fire Service A mixture of young and veteran Alaska firefighters left BLM Alaska Fire Service facilities at Fort Wainwright Friday morning to help with the busy fire season in the Lower 48. Three […]

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Five Silver Salmon

August 22, 2017 0

Samuel Cleveland, age 4, was excited to catch these Coho salmon while rod and reel fishing with his dad Darren on the Kanektok River last week.  photo by Darren Cleveland