In our Native Land

Goodnews Bay area land selected for conveyance

October 10, 2018 0

The Department of the Interior revokes five Public Land Orders making way for Alaska land conveyance and mineral development. The Secretary of Interior today (Oct. 4, 2018) issued a Public Land Order (PLO), which affects […]

Classifieds

For Sale

October 10, 2018 0

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 […]

Contributors

The Importance of Sleep on Learning

October 10, 2018 0

by Dr. Lorin Bradbury Question: With school now well underway, how important is it that children get regular amounts sleep? And how much sleep do they need? It is now believed by sleep researchers that […]

Village Telegraph

U.S. Dept. of Commerce invests to support job creation in Chevak

October 10, 2018 0

October 4, 2018, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $562,571 grant to the city of Chevak, Alaska, to support local job creation efforts. According to grantee estimates, the project […]

Letters to the Editor

Board of Fisheries Should Act to Protect Wild Salmon Stocks

October 10, 2018 0

When the Alaska Board of Fisheries meets in Anchorage this October, it can act to place the protection of wild stocks of salmon above expansion of hatchery production of pink salmon in the Gulf of […]

In our Native Land

2017 Fire in Alaska Report Released

October 10, 2018 0

There were 19 fire deaths in Alaska in 2017, a 6% increase from the previous year. Of those deaths, six were children under the age of 10. Additionally, juvenile firesetters were responsible for igniting 22% […]

Speak Your Mind

Alaskans must do a better job of understanding this severity

October 10, 2018 0

by Carmen Lowry and Dr. Tracey Wiese On September 6, a little girl, Ashley Johnson-Barr, played at her local park in Kotzebue. She will never return to play there again. Her body was found on […]

In our Native Land

Muskox transported from Greenland to Alaska

October 10, 2018 0

by Ned Rozell Leaving cloven hoofprints from the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta to the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, more than 3,500 muskoxen live in Alaska. All of those shaggy, curly-horned beasts came from one group of muskoxen […]

Cop Shop

State of Alaska District Court in Bethel September 27 – October 5

October 10, 2018 0

Judgments Nicholas Bockwinkel, 23 Edible Meat Must Remain on Bone $500 For Moose or Caribou Phillip Bavilla, 25 4th Degree Assault x 2 100 Days, 2 Yrs. Prob. Matthew B. Kelley, 42 Wanton Waste of […]

From The Editor

Our success is your success

October 10, 2018 0

by Greg Lincoln Last Wednesday we were honored to accept the Association of Village Council Presidents Small Business Award. That is a great honor and a humbling gift. What can we give in return for […]