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State of Alaska District Court in Bethel September 11 – 20

September 26, 2018 0

Judgments Scott I. Agathuk, 30 2nd Degree Harassment 10 Days Brandon T. Williams, 29 Send/Bring Alcohol to Dry Area $1500, 3 Days Andrea Kasayuli, 36 Disorderly Conduct $100 Yako Larson, 43 Driving Under the Influence […]

Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department Calls for week ending September 21

September 26, 2018 0

• On 9-14-18 at 6:55 p.m. medics responded to the area of Akiak Lane for the report of a person who had fallen. Patient was assessed and transported to the hospital. • On 9-14-18 at […]

Speak Your Mind

Let’s make Local Option work for us

September 26, 2018 0

by Sharon Chakuchin This is true freedom, to have the streets and playgrounds, walkways and most neighborhoods free from those who have drunk too much and have found themselves either making fools of themselves or […]

Contributors

Schizo-What? Part 1

September 26, 2018 0

by Dr. Lorin Bradbury Question: I was just looking at a list of mental disorders. Some sound alike. What is the difference among Schizoaffective Disorder, Schizoid Personality Disorder, Schizophrenia, Schizophreniform Disorder, and Schizotypal Personality Disorder? […]

Sports

Tinker, Lupie lead Kong’s sweep of Lower Kusko titles

September 26, 2018 0

by Tommy Wells Elsa Tinker made sure her chance at qualifying for the Class 1A-2A-3A state cross country meet didn’t rest in other’s hands on Saturday. The Kongiganak standout punched her ticket to the upcoming […]

Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department Calls for week ending September 14

September 19, 2018 0

• On 9-8-18 at 6:13 a.m. medics responded to Main Street for an intoxicated person. Patient assessed and transported to the hospital. • On 9-9-2018 at 4:41 a.m. medics responded to sobering center for the […]

Sports

Phelan powers Bethel to Warrior Invitational title

September 19, 2018 0

by Tommy Wells If anyone questioned Thomas Phelan’s rise to the top of the state’s cross country scene as a reality, they officially received their answer on Saturday afternoon. The answer they got was simple: […]

Inside Bethel News

Bethel Fair showcases cultivations, creations

September 19, 2018 0

by K.J. Lincoln The Bethel Fair featured the first class of Bethel’s homemade creations, arts and crafts, photography, gardening, sewing, delicious pies, and stunning jams and jellies. Winning the People’s Choice Award out of 124 […]

Speak Your Mind

Two recent decisions prove why we need the Stand for Salmon Ballot Measure 1

September 19, 2018 0

by Bob Shavelson In the lead-up to the Labor Day holiday weekend, when Alaskans were distracted with camping and hunting and fishing plans, our State government quietly issued two decisions which show exactly why we […]

Village Telegraph

Federal and State agencies acknowledge harmful impacts of past bird harvest prohibitions

September 19, 2018 0

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) formally issued an apology to Alaska Native peoples for the unintended consequences of implementation of migratory bird harvest prohibitions. […]

In our Native Land

The Salmon State: “Surfing the salmon wave” in Bristol Bay Habitat diversity produces salmon diversity — and well-nourished predators

September 19, 2018 0

by Mary Catharine Martin By mid-August Bristol Bay’s river systems are choked with fish, but early July, when most of the bay’s sockeye salmon are fighting their way in from the sea, is another story. […]

Letters to the Editor

Toksook Bay Blackberry Festival Thanks

September 12, 2018 0

The Toksook Bay 20th Annual Blackberry Festival was a success this year. This success was due to generous contributions by North Star Gas, NYC, Calista Corporation, Donlin Gold, YKHC, AVCP Inc, and AVEC. We would […]

Village Telegraph

Alaska Army Guardsmen rescue three after plane crash near St. Mary’s

September 12, 2018 0

by Lt. Col. Candis Olmstead Soldiers with the Alaska Army National Guard’s 1-207 Aviation Battalion rescued three individuals shortly after 10 p.m. Sept. 3 about 20 miles northwest of St. Mary’s after their plane crashed. […]

Inside Bethel News

Zone 1 Moose Hunt RM615 Lower Kuskokwim portion of Unit 18 closed

September 12, 2018 0

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game announces an Emergency Order closure of the resident moose season in Zone 1 of the RM615 Kuskokwim moose hunt. The State resident season for bull moose by registration […]

Delta Lifestyles

New Totem Pole on Prince of Wales Island honors Alaska’s veterans

September 12, 2018 0

by Staff Sgt. Balinda O’Neal Dresel The west coast of Prince of Wales Island swelled with veterans, friends and family members who gathered to partake in a three-day celebration culminating with a totem pole raising […]

Inside Bethel News

Handicap ramps off limits to smokers says proposed ordinance

September 12, 2018 0

Smokers in Bethel often utilize the handicap access ramps on public buildings as a convenient spot to smoke, forcing individuals with a need for the ramp to have to inhale second-hand smoke. Now an ordinance […]

Speak Your Mind

Salmon hatcheries support Alaskans, and feed the world

September 12, 2018 0

by Casey Campbell and Mike Wells When the Good Friday earthquake shook Alaska in 1964, the damage wasn’t confined to buildings and homes. In some coastal areas, the land and ocean floor were uplifted dramatically […]

Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department Calls for week ending September 7

September 12, 2018 0

• On 8-31-18 at 5:45 firefighters responded to Second Road Tundra Ridge for a Carbon Monoxide incident. Firefighters monitored the house and determined it to be safe and then cleared. • On 9-1-18 at 4:18 […]

Cop Shop

State of Alaska District Court in Bethel August 27 – September 7

September 12, 2018 0

Judgments Christopher James Evon, 41 4th Degree Assault 120 Days, 3 Yrs. Prob. Elgin Thomas Sunny, 33 4th Degree Misconduct Involving Weapons 360 Days 1 Yrs. Prob. Daniel Black, 59 2nd Degree Criminal Trespassing 10 […]

Village Telegraph

GCI Suicide Prevention Grant to fund 10 programs statewide

September 6, 2018 0

The 2018 GCI Suicide Prevention Grant, administered by the Alaska Community Foundation, will distribute over $130,000 to 10 recipient organizations this year, funding programs that are contributing to necessary suicide prevention efforts across Alaska. GCI […]

Inside Bethel News

City amends laws regarding minors consuming alcohol

September 6, 2018 0

Back in 2014, the City of Bethel adopted all minor offenses in the State of Alaska as they currently existed. However, the ordinance exempted one specific minor offense – Minor Consuming Alcohol. The City of […]

Inside Bethel News

City law amended to add a provision for use tax on alcoholic beverages

September 6, 2018 0

The City of Bethel Council passed an ordinance that would amend the Bethel Municipal Code (BMC) regarding sales taxes, adding a provision for a use tax on alcoholic beverages. The details of Ordinance 18-15 are […]

Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department Calls for week ending August 31

September 6, 2018 0

• 8-25-18 at 9:24 a.m. medics responded to the area of a BNC Unit for the report of an intoxicated person. Patient was assessed and refused treatment and transported to the hospital. • 8-25-18 at […]

Letters to the Editor

Thank you for your support

September 6, 2018 0

The family of Darlene Margaret “Goosh-Goosh” Cole would like to thank the following people and businesses for the support and donations during our loss of our loved one: BJ Hoffman, Travis Dostert, The Moses family-Floyd […]

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State of Alaska District Court in Bethel August 27 – 30

September 6, 2018 0

Judgments Willie Nickolie, 24 4th Degree Assault 60 Days, 2 Yrs. Prob. Willie David, 36 Reckless Driving 1 Yr. Prob. Nelson Napoka Sr., 38 Reckless Endangerment 1 Yr. Prob. Racheal Evans, 37 Driving Under the […]