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Has the Donlin Gold Project EIS Process Served the Residents of the Kuskokwim Well?

April 25, 2018 1

by Dave Cannon Back in January of 2013, when the Army Corps of Engineers held their initial “scoping meeting” in Aniak as part of the Donlin Gold Project Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) process, I and […]

Village Telegraph

New report on CDQ program confirms deep flaws and explores potential solutions

April 25, 2018 0

by CVRF Staff Coastal Villages Region Fund has commissioned and released a report examining economic need among the areas served by each of the six Western Alaska Community Development Quota (CDQ) groups. Coastal Villages is […]

Sports

Warriors unveil new track program at Homer Invitational

April 25, 2018 0

by Tommy Wells The Bethel Regional High School Warriors scored a first on Saturday when they stepped onto the track at Homer High School. Although they failed to claim a medal, the Warriors sprinted their […]

Inside Bethel News

BRHS Warrior Archers place 3rd at Western Nationals

April 25, 2018 0

by Rafe Johnson Last week 26 Bethel Archers traveled to Salt Lake City, Utah to compete in the first ever Western Nationals for the National Archery in the Schools Program. Competing against hundreds of archers […]

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Inside Bethel News

KuC Student of the Year Awards

April 25, 2018 0

by Cindy Andrecheck University of Alaska Fairbanks Kuskokwim Campus is pleased to announce its Student of the Year Awards. Full-time Student of the Year Award was presented to Thomas Andrew Rudy Mian’aq Daniel from Bethel, […]

Inside Bethel News

Kuskokwim Ice Classic Minute Madness A Second Chance Contest!

April 25, 2018 0

The tripod is about to move! Wish you had another chance at a jackpot? For the second year, the Kuskokwim Ice Classic is offering a second guessing opportunity in addition to the regular Ice Classic […]

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Delta Lifestyles

AVEC awards Top 10 Power Plant Operators of 2017

April 18, 2018 0

by Amy Murphy Alaska Village Electric Cooperative (AVEC) announced the Top Ten Power Plant Operators of 2017 during its recent annual meeting in Anchorage. The following plant operators received recognition for their outstanding achievements: Freddie […]

Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department Calls for week ending April 6

April 18, 2018 0

• On 04-02-18 at 1:21 a.m. medics responded to Tundra Suites for the report of a person with chest pain. The patient was assessed and transported to the hospital. • On 04-02-18 at 7:06 a.m. […]

Cop Shop

State of Alaska District Court in Bethel April 5 – 13

April 18, 2018 0

Judgments Garrette W. Moses, 35 Driving Under the Influence $3000, 20 Days Peter Sallaffie, 22 Reckless Endangerment 1 Yr. Prob. Gregory Carl, 30 4th Degree Assault 300 Days Derek P. Anaruk, 38 3rd Degree Assault, […]

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Obituaries

Norman Nick Tuq’uq Small April 9, 1969 – February 20, 2018

April 18, 2018 0

Norman Nick Small was born to Louis and Ina Small April 9, 1969. Norman went to elementary school in Twin Hills and high school at Manokotak. He graduated from Manokotak and after school he moved […]

Sports

State 1A-3A Basketball Tournament Awards

April 18, 2018 0

The Alaska Schools Activities Association presents awards during the State Basketball Tournament during March Madness. This year several student athletes from the Yukon Kuskokwim delta region received awards for their participation and efforts. Notably, the […]

Village Telegraph

Traditional Ecological Knowledge Told by Robert (Bob) Aloysius

April 18, 2018 0

by Amy O’Brien Robert Aloysius, better known as Bob, was born July 29, 1935 in Iinruq, which is located between Russian Mission and Holy Cross. On the map it is known as Paimiut. Paimiut was […]

Speak Your Mind

ONC protests liquor license renewal

April 18, 2018 1

by Walter Jim The Orutsararmiut Native Council for the Native Village of Bethel protests the possible Liquor License renewal for Alaska Commercial Store. Since the Liquor Store opened many lives have changed, mostly negative. The […]

Village Telegraph

Nussaalar Muriel M Amos releases ‘Nunivak Island Genealogy’

April 18, 2018 0

Book shares collection of Cup’ig people’s names, their relationships dating back to early 1800s. Nussaalar Muriel M Amos wanted to find out the ancestry of the Cup’ig people of Nunivak Island. This objective prompted her […]

Sports

Smith wrestles way to gold at Ultimate Challenge tournament

April 18, 2018 0

by Tommy Wells Landon Smith wrestled his way to a pair of medals this past weekend at the Arctic Warriors Ultimate Challenge tournament in Wasilla. The Bethel Wrestling Club standout took first in the Folkstyle […]

Village Telegraph

Wilderness Retreats For Vets 2017 Annual Report

April 12, 2018 0

by Dolly Faulkner Wilderness Retreats For Vets is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation. Our mission is the enhance the lives of veterans who served our country. In 2017 we provided home cooked meals, clothing, household items […]

Inside Bethel News

Alaska House Passes the FY19 Operating Budget

April 12, 2018 0

by Representative Tiffany Zulkosky On Monday, April 2, 2018, the Alaska House of Representatives passed House Bill 286, the FY19 Operating Budget for the State of Alaska. I voted for the budget and would like […]

Sports

Bethel Wrestling Club competes at Tri-Valley Tournament

April 12, 2018 0

The Bethel Wrestling Club competed at the Tri-Valley Greco Roman and Freestyle tournaments at Colony High School last Friday and Saturday. “Bethel’s Club wrestling has been in full swing for about 3 weeks now,” wrote […]

Inside Bethel News

Suspected Botulism from Unauthorized Vendor Survey Requested by State of Alaska

April 12, 2018 0

by Cama-i Committee Staff An unauthorized vendor at the 2018 Cama-i Dance Festival distributed foods traditionally referred to as “Eskimo Salad.” Sharing foods is a traditional practice that is supported by the Cama-i dance festival. […]

In our Native Land

Senate votes to allow PFD donations to State General Fund

April 12, 2018 0

The Alaska Senate today (April 6th, 2018) unanimously passed a bill to give Alaskans the option of donating all or a portion of their Permanent Fund dividend directly to the state general fund. “I’ve heard […]

Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department Calls for week ending April 6

April 12, 2018 0

• On 04-01-18 at 2:45 p.m. medics responded to the Sobering Center for the report of a person with a skin condition. The patient was assessed and transported to the hospital. • On 04-01-18 at […]

In our Native Land

Best in the West 2018 Winners

April 12, 2018 0

by Laura Ellsworth The UAF Kuskokwim Campus Yupiit Piciryarait Cultural Center, and the Best in the West (BITW) partners are pleased to announce the winners of the tenth annual small business competition for 2018. This […]

Cop Shop

State of Alaska District Court in Bethel April 2 – 6

April 12, 2018 0

Judgments Nathan Agwiak, 33 Driving Under the Influence, 4th $1500, 3 Days, Degree Assault60 Days, 2 Yrs. Prob. Chinace Egoak, 23 Violate DV Protective Order 1 Yr. Prob. Brandon Mayeda, 23Furnishing Alcohol to Persons Under […]

Village Telegraph

Alaska Subsistence Migratory Bird Harvest Season officially opens

April 5, 2018 0

The final rule for the annual spring/summer federal subsistence migratory bird harvest season, opening on April 2, 2018, has published in the Federal Register (RIN 1018-BC70). The rule allows for the continuation of customary and […]

In our Native Land

Andrews wins 100-Mile Challenge dog race

April 5, 2018 0

by K.J. Lincoln This past weekend featured another win for musher Maurice Andrews of Bethel. He and his team from the Simons Family Glare Ice Kennel won the Kuskokwim 300 Race Committee sponsored 100-Mile Challenge. […]

Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department Calls for week ending March 30

April 5, 2018 0

• 3-23-18 at 2:12 p.m. Medics responded to the area of the Joe Lomack Building for the report of an intoxicated person unable to stand. Patient was assessed and transported to the hospital. • 3-23-18 […]

Cop Shop

State of Alaska District Court in Bethel March 15 – 29

April 5, 2018 0

Judgments Vincent T. Maxie, 33 2nd Degree Criminal Trespassing $100 Kathleen Henry, 29 4th Degree Theft 10 Days Elaine M. Andrew, 23 4th Degree Misconduct Involving 1 Yr. Prob. Weapons Elsie R. Patrick, 37 Alcohol […]