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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

In our Native Land

ENR approves bill to restore equity for Alaska Native Vietnam Veterans

October 10, 2018 0

The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee yesterday advanced S. 785, the Alaska Native Veterans Land Allotment Equity Act, out of committee by voice vote. The bill, sponsored by Sens. Dan Sullivan and Lisa Murkowski, […]

Inside Bethel News

Court approves Ravn Air Group owners to purchase PenAir assets

October 10, 2018 0

J.F. Lehman & Company’s successful bid for PenAir’s assets was today (Oct. 5th, 2018) approved by the court overseeing PenAir’s bankruptcy proceedings. As the owner of Ravn Air Group, J.F. Lehman & Co.’s acquisition of […]

Village Telegraph

2018 First Alaskans Institute Elders & Youth Conference Keynote Speakers

October 10, 2018 0

Our strength and connection to the land is fueled by our Ancestors. Our 2018 First Alaskans Institute (FAI) Elders & Youth Conference theme “Na Ganiyaatgm, Na Lagm” (Our Ancestors, Our Fire), speaks to the flame […]

Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department Calls for week ending October 5

October 10, 2018 0

• On 9-29-18 at 9:31 p.m. medics responded to the area of Kwethluk Street for the report of a person having an anxiety attack. Patient was assessed and transported to the hospital. • On 9-30-18 […]

Contributors

Let’s learn to be responsible with our money

October 10, 2018 0

by Peter Twitchell Our children should be learning about Aerospace, the next step to the stars and other intelligence. We’ve learned all we possible could about our world, but have we really? Let’s take the […]