Sports

Charlie, Smith help Bethel grapplers take second and Tanana Invite

February 28, 2017 0

by Tommy Wells Landon Smith and DellaRae Charlie both wrestled their way to gold medals this past weekend and helped power the Bethel Regional Junior High School wrestling team to a second-place finish behind Anchorage […]

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Contributors

There’s Not Enough Violence on Television

February 28, 2017 0

by Tad Lindley Warning: The following article contains graphic depictions of violence that may not be suitable for those wishing to remain discouraged. And from the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom […]

Sports

Williams, Warriors sweep pair from Kotzebue

February 28, 2017 0

by Tommy Wells The Bethel Regional High School Warriors made it official this past weekend: The road to the Western Conference championship will certainly run through them. Bethel, backed by a double-digit performance from Jayvin […]

Village Telegraph

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. […]

In our Native Land

Western Alaska Leaders Unite to discuss key issues

February 28, 2017 0

Representatives from leading organizations in Western Alaska assembled in Juneau last week for a working session to continue the process of fostering stronger working relationships for the benefit of the region. The trip, which took […]

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Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department Calls for week ending February 10

February 28, 2017 0

• On 02-03-17 at 8:33 p.m. medics responded to the AC Store for the report of a person who was unresponsive. The patient was assessed and transported the patient to the hospital. • 02/04/17 medics […]

Sports

2017 Junior NYO

February 28, 2017 0

The Junior Native Youth Olympics competition took place February 24–26 at the Wells Fargo Sports Complex, UAA campus. Over 800 junior athletes participated from schools all over Alaska including competitors from Gladys Jung Elementary School. […]

Village Telegraph

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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Speak Your Mind

The YK Lifesaver Report to the People of the Region

February 28, 2017 0

by Beverly Hoffman The YK Lifesaver Endowment Fund continues to grow with recent contributions. In 2016 the Lifesavers received funds from Bethel Volunteers Emergency Services Association, the Bethel Lion’s Club, Calista Corporation, the Kuskokwim Ice […]

Village Telegraph

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. […]

Inside Bethel News

Kongiganak Lady Wolverines going into 1A tournament with 13-0 record

February 28, 2017 0

The Kongiganak Wolverine girls basketball team is on a roll with their 13-0 record this basketball season. They will be headed into the 1A Coastal Conference coming up this week. Joining them at the tournament […]

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Cop Shop

State of Alaska District Court in Bethel February 21 – 23

February 28, 2017 0

Judgments Elia Sergie, 43 4th Degree Assault 30 Days, 2 Yrs. Prob. Merlin P. Felix, 26 2nd Degree Harassment 10 Days Walter Williams, 28 2nd Degree Assault 5 Yrs. Waldo Snyder, 29 1st Degree Criminal […]

Crime

Anchorage Taxi Driver Man Convicted for 2014 Sexual Assault

February 28, 2017 0

February 28, 2017 (Anchorage, AK) – Today, an Anchorage jury found 31-year-old AsadNur guilty of sexually assaulting a woman in Anchorage in 2014. Following five days of testimony, the jury found Nur guilty of one […]

Inside Bethel News

Great Pyrenees and Bulldog win Best in Show

February 24, 2017 0

by K.J. Lincoln A big white Great Pyrenees named Marcie and a sweet bulldog named Jorden are the Best in Show winners at the Bethel Dog Show held last Sunday. Overall approximately 23 doggies participated in […]

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Classifieds

For Rent

February 24, 2017 0

For Sale Jeff Sanders sells Hitzer Amish built wood stoves. Quality workmanship, simple to operate, clean burning, highly efficient, and very affordable. Floor and wall protectors and Ecofan Airmax in stock, 543-2379. (30)(12/12-cnx) Plastic sled […]

Sports

Bethel girls drop two games in Barrow

February 24, 2017 0

by Tommy Wells Courtney Williams did everything she could to help the Bethel Regional High School Lady Warriors stand toe-to-toe with the Barrow Lady Whalers this past weekend. Unfortunately for her, Barrow had more than […]

Sports

Garrison’s basket lifts Warriors to win over No. 3 Barrow

February 24, 2017 0

by Tommy Wells When the Barrow Whalers took away the Bethel Regional High School’s top two scoring threats in Jayvin Williams and Clevon Constantine in the fourth quarter of Saturday’s Western Conference showdown, the Warriors […]

Inside Bethel News

From New York to Alaska ~ Dr. joins Arctic Chiropractic team

February 24, 2017 0

by K.J. Lincoln If you were given the opportunity to come and live and work in Alaska, would you take it? Garrett Hussion did. Dr. Garrett Hussion works as a chiropractor at the Arctic Chiropractic […]

Speak Your Mind

Lower Yukon School District Legislative Priorities

February 23, 2017 0

from the Lower Yukon School District The Future is Unknown, but with Wise and Thoughtful Leadership Full of Great Promise. FUNDING The sustainability, reliability and adequacy of Alaska’s funding for public education are of highest […]

Village Telegraph

CVRF launches new partnership for Mechanic/Welder Training

February 23, 2017 0

Coastal Villages Region Fund (CVRF) and Sheet Metal Workers Local Union 23 have partnered to create a unique training model for CVRF’s team of locally-based mechanic/welders, with the first training session scheduled for February 14-16 […]

Inside Bethel News

ANSEP hosts students for Middle School Academy

February 23, 2017 0

The Alaska Native Science & Engineering Program is currently hosting 47 middle school students from more than 20 schools in the Kenai Peninsula Borough and Lower Kuskokwim school districts for its February Middle School Academy […]

Inside Bethel News

Governor Walker announces next steps for Safer Alaska

February 23, 2017 0

As part of his plan to build a safer Alaska, Governor Bill Walker today (February 16th) signed Administrative Order 283, outlining next steps to address the growing heroin and opioid epidemic in Alaska. Governor Walker […]

From The Editor

Equal rights activist Elizabeth Peratrovich

February 23, 2017 0

by Greg Lincoln On February 16 each year we remember and honor Elizabeth Peratrovich, a strong and brave Tlingit woman who through her heroic efforts on behalf of all Alaska Natives stood to end discrimination […]

Village Telegraph

Harvest of Emperor Geese proposed for first time in 30 years

February 17, 2017 0

by the Alaska Migratory Bird Co-Management Council Alaska Migratory Bird Co-Management Council authors first-ever plan developed cooperatively to manage the subsistence harvest of emperor geese. Following decades of conservation, proposed regulations for the 2017 spring/summer […]

Classifieds

Classifieds

February 17, 2017 0

For Sale Jeff Sanders sells Hitzer Amish built wood stoves. Quality workmanship, simple to operate, clean burning, highly efficient, and very affordable. Floor and wall protectors and Ecofan Airmax in stock, 543-2379. (30)(12/12-cnx) Plastic sled […]

Village Telegraph

AVCP urges compliance towards protection of Bison

February 17, 2017 0

The Association of Village Council Presidents (AVCP) Administration and Executive Board urge compliance after hearing about the illegal harvest of “Bison No. 124” near the villages of Eek and Quinhagak by a local resident. According […]

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Inside Bethel News

Bethel Family Clinic Saves Lives, support the new facility

February 17, 2017 0

by Executive Director LaTesia Guinn The Bethel Family Clinic (BFC) together with their board of directors, volunteers, and staff would like to thank everyone who supports BFC and the new facility fundraising. Special thanks to […]

Inside Bethel News

Welcome to the 30th Legislative Session

February 17, 2017 0

by Rep. Zach Fansler Good Afternoon, the Legislature is speeding through the short, 90-day session, with budget and energy issues continuing to dominate. As the session moves on, please continue to keep in touch on […]

Inside Bethel News

Bethel’s Women’s March January 21st

February 10, 2017 0

Approximately 75-100 marchers took part in the Bethel Women’s March held on Saturday, January 21st. Here the group makes its way up the Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway. Marchers joined others around the nation in this […]

In our Native Land

YKHC is going tobacco-free

February 10, 2017 0

by YKHC Public Communications Staff As a healthcare organization, YKHC is committed not only to healing illness, but to promoting wellness. In alignment with YKHC’s mission and vision, the Board of Directors has adopted a […]