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 […]


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. […]