Summer Living

The Salmon State: Wild fish in wild places Hunting for fish in Alaska’s steelhead-bearing rivers and streams

June 5, 2018 0

by Mary Catharine Martin For most people, steelhead — sea-run rainbow trout — are “the fish of 10,000 casts.” To catch them, you stand waist-deep in a spring-melt river, growing numb with cold as you […]

Letters to the Editor

AVCP Bethel Head Start Class of 2018 Thanks

June 5, 2018 0

The AVCP Bethel Head Start Class of 2018 would like to thank Calista, Alaska Commercial Co., Swanson’s, Bethel Native Corp., YK Delta Lifesavers, Subway, OTNC and everyone for all their donations towards Graduation. Lorli Crow […]

In our Native Land

Abundant hares suggest impending Tularemia outbreak

June 5, 2018 0

by ADFG Staff (Fairbanks) – An abundance of hares reported this week (May 30th, 2018), including dead hares with Tularemia and voles covered in ticks, could mean diagnosis of the summer’s first cases of Tularemia […]

Cop Shop

State of Alaska District Court in Bethel June 12 – July 24

June 5, 2018 0

Judgments David Gump, 55 3rd Degree Assault 3 Mos., 5 Yrs. Prob. Admiral M.L. Tom, 28 Alcohol Beverages Transported by Common Carrier 1 Yr. Prob. Rachel H. Simon, 18 Reckless Driving $250, 1 Yr. Prob. […]

Inside Bethel News

Local Option Petition certified

June 5, 2018 0

On Monday April 30, the City Clerk’s Office certified a Local Option Petition contained more than the required 248 qualifying signatures to present the following local option question to the voters: Question 1 Shall the […]

Heard it in the Steam House

Pinky’s Park Clean Up a success

June 5, 2018 0

The Pinky’s Park Cleanup effort on June 2 was a success! “More than 80 people volunteered to clean up the park,” wrote Michelle DeWitt of Bethel Community Services Foundation. “We had hot dogs and buns […]

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Michael Joseph Prince Dec. 4, 1948 – April 8, 2018

June 5, 2018 0

Michael Joseph Prince, first son of Frederick and Pauline Prince, (both deceased), passed away unexpectedly due to heart failure on April 8, 2018, at his home in Kotlik, Alaska. His wife, Theresa, was beside him. […]

Village Telegraph

Akiak residents clean up the litter

June 5, 2018 0

The Akiak Native Community IGAP sponsored their village’s 2018 Clean Up Green Up project this year. They sent this photo of the participants in front of the community building before they started picking up litter […]

Delta Fishin’ Report

Kuskokwim River Salmon Fishery Announcement

June 5, 2018 0

by ADFG Staff This is an announcement from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) in Bethel for subsistence fishermen in the Kuskokwim Area. Subsistence fishing will be allowed on the Kuskokwim River mainstem […]