Cop Shop

State of Alaska District Court in Bethel January 24 – February 8

February 13, 2019 0

Judgments Ottolene James, 51 Importing Alcohol – Dry Area $1500, 3 Days, 1 Yr. Prob. Jimmy Jones, 21 4th Degree Assault 1 Yr. Prob. Shaun Murran, 32 4th Degree Assault 85 Days, 2 Yrs. Prob. […]

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Inside Bethel News

Senate District S Update

February 13, 2019 0

by Senator Lyman Hoffman Hello, The Legislature is in week four of this session. This week, the Senate Finance Committee continues overviews of various programs, including State Debt and Credit Ratings from the Department of […]

Village Telegraph

When Alaska salmon ‘go viral’

February 13, 2019 0

by Jenny Weis The sitting president of the United States visited Dillingham in 2015 and picked fish, ate traditional foods, and joined local kids for Yup’ik dancing. On Kanakanak beach, President Obama picked a humpy […]

Inside Bethel News

Kuskokwim Tribes Fight Donlin Mine Permits

February 13, 2019 0

Today (Feb. 7th, 2019) a consortium of tribal governments from the Kuskokwim region led by Orutsararmiut Native Council (ONC) has filed an appeal of two permits recently issued by the State of Alaska to Donlin […]

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Village Telegraph

Legal disagreements amicably resolved between Calista and Director Don

February 13, 2019 0

Calista is pleased to announce that the legal disagreements between Wayne Don and Calista have been amicably resolved and the lawsuit titled Calista v. Don has been dismissed. Calista is retracting the public censure and […]

Speak Your Mind

We are concerned about the development of the Donlin Gold Mine and how it will impact our salmon-spawning river

February 13, 2019 0

This is from 136 YK Region Women who are shareholders of Calista Corporation who signed this open letter to Calista CEO Andrew Guy and Board Chair Robert Beans in hopes our voices will be heard. […]

Contributors

There’s Not Enough Violence on Television

February 13, 2019 0

by Tad Lindley Warning: The following article contains graphic depictions of violence that may not be suitable for those wishing to remain discouraged. And from the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom […]

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In our Native Land

FNA board names Rev. Anna Frank as Elder Advisor

February 13, 2019 0

FNA board names Rev. Anna Frank as Elder Advisor The Fairbanks Native Association Board of Directors has appointed the Rev. Anna Frank as Elder Advisor for the Fairbanks Native Association. The appointment is for three […]

Speak Your Mind

Local Tribal Governments’ Concern Around Donlin Gold is Ignored

February 13, 2019 0

by Peter Evon With the onslaught of state permits issued and proposed in recent weeks, it bears repeating that the Donlin project is not nearly as benign as incoming DNR Commissioner Corri Feige would have […]

Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department Calls for week ending February 7

February 13, 2019 0

• On 2-2-19 at 7 p.m. medics responded to Weber Circle for a person that is weak. Patient assessed and transported to the hospital. • On 2-2-19 at 9:45 firefighters responded to across from the […]

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Village Telegraph

Rural Alaska Honors Institute adds teaching and language options

February 13, 2019 0

by Leona Long Students at the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Rural Alaska Honors Institute will have new options to explore teaching careers and Alaska Native languages during the summer 2019 session. The deadline to apply […]

Inside Bethel News

Bethel Council approves purchase agreement for 6 new water trucks

February 6, 2019 0

The City of Bethel Council voted to authorize the City Manager to negotiate and execute a purchase agreement to buy six new water trucks. Back on December 11th, 2018, the city council voted to approve […]

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Obituaries

Moses “Slo-Mo” Samuelson August 23, 1924 -January 2, 2019

February 6, 2019 0

Our beloved father, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle, cousin and friend, Moses “Slo-Mo” Samuelson left us sadly, on January 2, 2019. He passed away at Fairbanks Memorial Hospital at the amazing age of 94. He passed […]

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In our Native Land

Misconduct involving a controlled substance

February 6, 2019 0

Alaska State Troopers contacted Kaylena Charlie, age 23 of Minto, AK, and Lethearen Jimmie, age 20 of Fairbanks, AK, smoking THC (marijuana) concentrates at the front door of the Nenana School (with “No Smoking” signs […]

Cop Shop

State of Alaska District Court in Bethel January 26 – 31

February 6, 2019 0

Judgments Joseph Anvil, 43 Driving Under the Influence $5000, 120 Days, 2 Yrs. Prob. Walter Rickett, 31 4th Degree Assault 1 Yr. Prob. Adam Lupie, 56 4th Degree Assault 60 Days, 2 Yrs. Prob. Jonathan […]

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Inside Bethel News

District 38 Update

February 6, 2019 0

by Representative Tiffany Zulkosky Dear friends, We are in the third week of the 2019 Legislative Session. This week the Governor released his Supplemental Budget. Of significant concern to our rural district are Governor Dunleavy’s […]

Chasing the Ambulance

Bethel Fire Department Calls for week ending January 31

February 6, 2019 0

• On 1-25-19 at 9:23 p.m. medics responded to the Joe Lomack beach for the report of an intoxicated person. Patient was assessed and transported to the hospital. • On 1-26-19 at 2:23 a.m. medics […]

Village Telegraph

Calista corporation providing tax documents to shareholders

February 6, 2019 0

by Thom Aparuk Leonard Calista Corporation is providing information to Shareholders regarding IRS dividend and distribution reporting. All Calista Corporation Class A, B, C and D dividends are currently non-taxable. Calista Shareholders who received over […]

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Village Telegraph

Real ID – Senate District S Update

February 6, 2019 0

by Senator Lyman F. Hoffman Friends – In week three, the Senate Finance Committee received Senate Bill 38 and 39, requested by the Governor. SB 38 Supplemental and Disaster Relief, relating to fire suppression activities […]

Letters to the Editor

Cutting 20 million from Alaska’s education budget is not good for Rural Alaska

February 6, 2019 0

The proposed $20M cut from Alaska’s education budget, I feel, is a bad idea! As an Alaska resident who has supported the education of our children in our communities, I am speaking up to be […]

In our Native Land

BCSF Announces 2019 Give+Get Drawing

February 6, 2019 0

by BCSF Staff Bethel Community Services Foundation (BCSF) announces that the fifth annual Give+Get Drawing in 2019 will reward two lucky donors who choose to Pick.Click.Give. to a Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta-based nonprofit. The first-place winner will […]