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Ravn tournament to tip off Thursday

Some of the state’s top basketball teams wills converge on Bethel this week for the annual Donlin Gold Invitational tournament. The three-day event will run through Saturday at the WarriorDome. The Bethel girls will open […]

Village Telegraph

Quadruple Kaiser Crown

by Tommy Wells Bethel musher Pete Kaiser has done it again! He has finished this year’s Kuskokwim 300 race in first place, which makes it his 4th victory in a row. Glare ice and snowless […]

Inside Bethel News

A Time for Review

by Joan Dewey For me, the K-300 race start is always a must attend special event. No matter what the temp and wind chill, for 20 years past I would be there at the race […]

Village Telegraph

Andrews wins Bogus Creek 150

by K.J. Lincoln Congratulations to Maurice Andrews, age 34, of Alakanuk who is this year’s Bogus Creek 150 champion! Andrews, wearing bib #4, pulled into the finish chute with 9 dogs on Saturday morning with […]

Cop Shop

State of Alaska District Court in Bethel

Judgments Felix Paul Peter Kusayak, 32 4th Degree Assault, 1st Degree Harassment 1 Yr. Prob. Stuart Olrun, 47 Reckless Driving 1 Yr. Prob. Theodore W. Soper Jr., 46 Alcohol Beverages Transported By Common Carrier 1 Yr. Prob. […]

Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department

• 1-12-18 at 7:06 pm medics responded to the area of East Ave. for the report of a Motor Vehicle Crash. Patient was assessed and refused transport to the hospital. • 1-12-18 at 8:18 pm […]

From The Editor

The power of a kind word

by Greg Lincoln Grief experts who have studied the loss of a child have attempted to put into words and even stages what we are experiencing and they have many different explanations. As we continue […]


A Good Reason to Marry

by Dr. Lorin Bradbury Question: I am in a live-in relationship with my boyfriend. At times I feel guilty for not marrying, but with the divorce rate at 50%, it scares me to commit to […]

Speak Your Mind

Reading Can Be Useful

Do you like reading? Well, I like to read books. The books I like are mysteries and sci fi mysteries. I also like to read horror books. I get the books from the school library […]


For Sale

  Hitzer Amish built woodstoves. UHMW Plastic sled runners. 543-2379. (11)(3/1-cnx) FOR SALE 300 Gallon Plastic Water Tanks in stock. Call Shorty at Shorty’s Shop for pricing. 543-3158 or 545-3157 (19)(9/18-cnx) 18’ SSV Lund with […]

Inside Bethel News

Quadruple Crown for Team Kaiser

Congratulations to Pete Kaiser of Bethel who finished the Kuskokwim 300 sled dog race in 1st place, making this his fourth victory in a row. He finished Sunday morning with a total elapsed time of […]

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Moses Cingarkaq Mark

Moses Cingarkaq Mark was born on March 6, 1934 in Bethel Alaska to John and Louisa Mark. Moses was called home on December 29, 2017. Cingarkaq had 4 brothers and 2 sisters. Brothers Christopher Mark […]


Out of the Blue Coconut Chicken

by Millie Bentley Greetings. Do you have friends with whom you don’t communicate for months or years at a stretch? But when you do it’s as though you spoke only yesterday? I have three or […]


The Road to Recovery

by Peter Twitchell Most young people really don’t understand yet the dynamics of being addicted to chemicals like alcohol. Some teenagers think that when their friends get an assessment for substance abuse that their friend […]

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Marie Christine Chase

Marie Christine Chase, 94, passed away peacefully in her sleep on 12/28/2017 at home in Portland, OR. She was a former resident of Mekoryuk and Bethel. Marie was born in West Allis, WI, in 1923. […]