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Western Alaska Sprint Championship Sled Dog Race

March 14, 2017 0

The Bethel Sprint Mushers Club hosted the 2nd annual Western Alaska Sprint Championship Sled Dog Race during the weekend of March 4-5, 2017. Winning the 32-mile race was Mike Williams Jr. of Akiak. He posted […]

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Calista Corporation opens 2017 Shareholder Awards

March 14, 2017 0

by Thom Leonard Calista Corporation opens nominations for the 2017 Shareholder Awards. The Calista Awards are focused on the Calista Region, Calista Shareholders and Descendants. Nominations are open to Shareholders and Descendants living in and […]

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CVRF continues to focus on providing Fair and Equitable Benefit Delivery

March 7, 2017 0

Coastal Villages Region Fund (CVRF) serves a large geographic area with well over 9,000 residents. Its mission is to alleviate poverty and promote sustainable development in the 20 member communities in that area. Delivering benefits […]

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Ravn Alaska reintroduces RUSH delivery service

March 7, 2017 0

Beginning March 1, Ravn Alaska will bring back its Ravn RUSH service, allowing customers to ship items between the airline’s main line locations and hubs on the next available flight. Shipping location options include Anchorage, […]

Sports

1A Coastal Championship Awards

March 5, 2017 0

The Chefornak Shaman boys are the 1A Coastal Conference 2017 champions. They will be representing LKSD at the State Basketball tournament in Anchorage March 15-18. Coaches are Robert Panruk and his wife Eva. They have […]

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Relocated Iditarod start adds to event filled March in Fairbanks

February 28, 2017 0

by Explore Fairbanks Staff The 2017 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, also known as “The Last Great Race,” is now scheduled to run from Fairbanks to Nome, moving it closer to the original historic route. […]

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Alcohol Package Store license protest resolutions coming up

February 28, 2017 0

Aproposed resolution to protest the Bethel Liquor Package Store is on the Bethel City Council’s agenda for their February 28, 2017 meeting. Resolution 17-02 is currently on the consent agenda. The store has an address […]

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Tax assistance available for CVRF Region residents

February 28, 2017 0

Coastal Villages Region Fund (CVRF) has partnered again this year with the Alaska Business Development Center (ABDC) to provide tax return assistance to residents of the CVRF region through ABCD’s volunteer tax and loan program. […]