Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department Calls for week ending March 23

• 3-16-18 at 7:16 p.m. Medics responded to Third Ave for the report of an intoxicated person. Patient was assessed and transported to the hospital. • 3-16-18 at 8:35 p.m. Medics responded to the area […]


Tasty Quick Chocolate Cake

by Millie Bentley Greetings. My friend Katie from Bemidji, Minn. shared this recipe with us back in 2000. Back then she was a newcomer to Bethel. She is also a really good cook. She made […]

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Inside Bethel News

District 38 Update

by Rep. Tiffany Zulkosky I’m looking forward to providing District 38 constituents with legislative updates about what’s happening in Juneau! A Budget Amendment Passes to Fund Alaska State Defense Force for District 38 and Rural […]

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In our Native Land

Potential Botulism Case in Bethel

by YKHC Staff On March 21, 2018, the Alaska Section of Epidemiology received a report of a suspected case of foodborne botulism in an adult from Bethel. A possible source of the botulism toxin for […]

Cop Shop

State of Alaska District Court in Bethel February 15 – March 23

Judgments Glen A. Changsak, 39 Reckless Endangerment 27 Days, 2 Yrs. Prob. Michael C. Heckman, 56 2nd Degree Sexual Assault 15 Yrs., 15 Yrs. Prob. Sammie L. Bingham, 53 4th Degree Assault 60 Days, 3 […]


Lieb earns All-American Honors for second year in a row

Bethel Regional High School sophomore Hayden Lieb placed 5th this year at the National High School Coaches Association (NHSCA) High School National Wrestling Tournament. He makes All-American Honors for the 2nd year in a row. […]

Village Telegraph

Marshall School community project

The fifth and sixth grades here at Marshall School are building benches to set out around town for the elders. Each grade was asked to decorate a board. The kindergarten decided to do handprints.

Village Telegraph

LKSD Jr. High Speech Results

by Sharon Wegner The LKSD District JR high speech contest was held in Bethel March 20-21, 2018. There were 52 students (7 students less than last year) from 11 schools (Akiuk, Akula, Chefornak, Gladys Jung, […]

Letters to the Editor

Youth Baseball in Bethel this summer!

Baseball is a fun, active, team sport that is a blast for boys, girls and parents alike. Who doesn’t want to swing a bat at a ball? We want to bring baseball back to Bethel. […]


Fourth-quarter surge lifts Valdez past Warriors at the 3A state basketball finals

by Tommy Wells John Fredericks and Clevon Constantine did everything they could on Friday afternoon for the Bethel Regional High School Warriors’ showdown with state-ranked Valdez. They scored. They rebounded. They blocked shots. In the […]

In our Native Land

Calista Corporation Opens 2018 Shareholder Award Nominations Winners Receive a Plaque and $1,500

by Thom Leonard Calista Corporation opens nominations for the 2018 Shareholder Awards. The Calista Awards are focused on Calista Shareholders and Descendants. Nominations are open to Shareholders and Descendants living in and out of the […]


The enjoyment of snow-free roads

by Peter Twitchell I’ve been watching with astonishment how the Anchorage roads and side roads have been plowed after a week of heavy snow. We’ve got huge piles of snow here about 50 inches so […]


Lady Warriors’ rally falls short in consolation finals

by Tommy Wells The Bethel Regional High School Lady Warriors pushed the Nikiski Lady Bulldogs to the brink of exhaustion on Saturday morning in the fourth-place game at the Class 3A state basketball tournament in […]

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Village Telegraph

Newtok awarded grant to acquire and demolish homes threatened by erosion

The Newtok Village Council has been awarded 1.7 million dollars in Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) funds to acquire and demolish Newtok village homes threatened by erosion from the Ninglick River. The HMGP funds will […]


Becoming a Psychologist

by Dr. Lorin Bradbury Question: I have been thinking of going to school to become a psychologist. What kind of a salary might I expect to make in that profession? That’s an interesting question. I […]


For Sale

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 […]

Inside Bethel News

Rogers of Bethel to compete for Mrs. Alaska title

Alissa Nadine “Anguksuar Qiuran” Rogers has accept the position as Mrs. Bethel United States. She is the wife of Leland J. Rogers, of Bethel, Alaska; the granddaughter of the late John & Alice Hanson, of […]