Cop Shop

State of Alaska District Court in Bethel August 30 – September 4

Judgments Andrew W. Japhet, 27 4th Degree Assault 30 Days, 2 Yrs. Prob. Simon Rudolph Kameroff, 24 3rd Degree Escape, 3rd Degree 12 Mos., Assault 11 Mos. Bruce Francisco, 48 2nd Degree Harassment 1 Yr. Prob. […]

In our Native Land

HUD Award to help village of Chefornak to rebuild barge jetty

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded a $450,000 “imminent threat” grant to the Village of Chefornak in western Alaska to begin restoring a barge jetty that was badly-damaged in the 2017 […]

Speak Your Mind

Sullivan Honors Alaskan John Active

by Senator Dan Sullivan U.S. Senator Dan Sullivan (R-AK) honored Bethel resident John Active, legendary Yup’ik storyteller and decades long voice of KYUK public media, as part of his “Alaskan of the Week” series on […]

Village Telegraph

Calista Board Censures Director Don

by Paul “George” Guy The Calista Corporation Board of Directors has voted to publicly censure Director Wayne Don. This followed an extensive investigation by the Corporate Governance, Employee, and Compensation Committee (Governance Committee), which unanimously […]

Inside Bethel News

Spring Greetings from Juneau! District 38 Update

by Representative Tiffany Zulkosky It is day 103 of the Alaska State Legislative Session. Session continues to progress forward, though not at a typical pace or one ideal for Alaskans, State agencies, and even lawmakers. […]


Use caution, common sense

by Peter Twitchell I have been observing how men push their trucks in and around smaller weaker cars. These men are aggressive even in traffic using their powerful 8 cylinder stepped up trucks. When the […]

Inside Bethel News

Corps of Engineers completes Donlin Gold EIS

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) today (April 27th, 2018) released the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on the proposed Donlin Gold mine project, a major step in the project’s effort to secure the […]


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 60 […]

Village Telegraph

All Star NYO State Champions

The Lower Kuskokwim All Star NYO Team took first place at the Senior Native Youth Olympics games in Anchorage last weekend. The All Stars took home six gold medals. Student athletes from all over Alaska […]

Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department Calls for week ending April 26

• 4-20-18 7:16 p.m. medics responded to the area of Schwalbe for an intoxicated person bleeding from neck. Transported to the hospital. • 4-21-18 at 9:40 am Medics responded to Ayaginar Drive for the report […]

Village Telegraph

Proactive approach to environmental permitting pays off for village relocation

by the Denali Commission On April 19, Joel Neimeyer, federal co-chair of the Denali Commission, was in Washington, D.C., to sign the Record of Decision (ROD) for the Mertarvik Infrastructure Development project, marking the end […]


Daniel’s 70 Weeks Part 3: The Fall of the Antichrist

by Tad Lindley If you missed the last two weeks’ columns you might want to read them first, as this is a continuation. If you don’t have access to it, please read Daniel 9:24-27 with […]


LKSD All Stars win top spot at 2018 State NYO

by K.J. Lincoln The Lower Kuskokwim School District All Stars won the first place team trophy at the 2018 State Native Youth Olympics competition this past weekend. They scored 41 points overall. Coming in second […]


Peach Shortbread Bars

by Millie Bentley Greetings. Here’s a terrific recipe for bar cookies that’s not only delicious, but easy to make as well. And the ingredients are readily available. Peach Shortbread Bars 2 cups flour ½ cup […]