Letters to the Editor

Toksook Bay Blackberry Festival Thanks

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 […]


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 […]

From The Editor

A day of happiness

by Greg Lincoln To all, we are very pleased to announce the upcoming wedding of our son Mack to his bride-to-be Kaitlin Andrew. They will be wedded in holy matrimony on Sunday, September 16th, 2018 […]

Village Telegraph

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

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

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

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 […]

Village Telegraph

Reverend Craver installed at Alaska Moravian Church

Reverend Andrew Craver was installed as a Co-Pastor for the Bethel Moravian Church on September 2, 2018. At right is Pastor Clifford Jimmie giving the blessing.

Inside Bethel News

Handicap ramps off limits to smokers says proposed ordinance

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

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

• 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

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 […]


Turn the negative into positive

by Peter Twitchell Monday, September 3, 2018 was a gorgeous sunny day at the Palmer State Fair, finally. I walked down from the red gate to Dena’ People’s Stage where I saw Native arts and […]