State Wide

State report compiles Alaska’s drug overdose data from 2013-2017

November 15, 2018 0

The Division of Public Health Section of Health Analytics & Vital Records and the Office of Substance Misuse and Addiction Prevention within the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services released the 2017 Drug Overdose […]

Letters to the Editor

Governor-Elect Mike Dunleavy Announces Inaugural Celebration, Co-Chairs, Swearing In Location

November 15, 2018 0

Today (Nov. 10th, 2018), Governor-elect Mike Dunleavy announced additional transition team members. ● Co-chair of Inaugural Celebrations: Cynthia Henry of Fairbanks ● Co-chair of Inaugural Celebrations: Rina Salazar of Anchorage Governor-elect Dunleavy said, “Alaskans are […]

In our Native Land

Alaska’s Minimum Wage will increase in January 2019

November 15, 2018 0

The Alaska minimum wage will increase from $9.84 to $9.89 in 2019. Voters passed a ballot initiative in 2014 to raise the minimum wage by one dollar in both 2015 and 2016, and thereafter required […]

Inside Bethel News

LKSD Sr. High Speech Contest

November 15, 2018 0

by Sharon Wagner The LKSD Sr. High Speech contest was held in Bethel November 7 – 8, 2018. There were 55 students from 13 schools that participated: Akiuk, Akula, BRHS, Chefornak. Kipnuk, Kongiganak, Mekoryuk, Napaskiak, […]

Inside Bethel News

Bethel Family Clinic receives honorable mention award

November 15, 2018 0

Mountain-Pacific Quality Health is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the Alaska Primary Care Awards. Eleven facilities, including the Bethel Family Clinic, received the Alaska Primary Care Quality Honorable Mention Award. The awards were […]

Inside Bethel News

Calista Corporation announces MyCalista Contest Winners

November 15, 2018 0

by Thom Aparuk Leonard Calista (cha-LIS-tuh) Corporation announces the winners of MyCalista & More Contest #2. The single grand prize is $2,000 and there are seven second prizes who will each receive a 9.7” iPad. […]

Cop Shop

State of Alaska District Court in Bethel November 3 – November 7

November 15, 2018 0

Judgments David Jacob, 30 4th Degree Assault 90 Days, 2 Yrs. Prob. Jonathan Dock, 34 Violate DV Protective Order 120 Days William C. Black, 26 2nd Degree Criminal Trespassing 2 Days Dion Axel Joseph, 25 […]

Speak Your Mind

Stand for Salmon will continue to work for positive change post-Ballot Measure 1

November 15, 2018 0

by Stand for Salmon Today (November 6th, 2018), tens of thousands of Alaskans raised their voices to protect wild salmon and the rivers they call home. While Ballot Measure 1 did not garner enough votes […]

Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department Calls for week ending November 2

November 15, 2018 0

• On 10-19-18 at 2:55 p.m. medics responded to the hospital for a patient transport. The patient was assessed and transported to the YKHC Elder’s Home. • On 10-22-18 at 12:06 p.m. medics responded to […]

Village Telegraph

AFN 2018 President’s Award Honorees

November 15, 2018 0

Every year AFN honors those who have made outstanding contributions to their families and the Native community. Congratulations to recipient of the Roger Lang Youth Award – local youth leader and organizer Ben Anderson-Agimuk of […]