Delta Lifestyles – The Delta Discovery, Inc. https://deltadiscovery.com "Real news for the Real People." Mon, 21 Jan 2019 02:28:09 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.0.3 https://i1.wp.com/deltadiscovery.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/cropped-DD-LOGO-2.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Delta Lifestyles – The Delta Discovery, Inc. https://deltadiscovery.com 32 32 Foundation approves projects from Unalakleet to Sitka https://deltadiscovery.com/foundation-approves-projects-from-unalakleet-to-sitka/ https://deltadiscovery.com/foundation-approves-projects-from-unalakleet-to-sitka/#respond Thu, 17 Jan 2019 03:59:13 +0000 https://deltadiscovery.com/?p=9030 by Lisa Demer Cabins in the wilderness, new ways of working with Alaska’s youth, and the first assisted living home in the Bering Strait region are among the areas of investment recently approved by the [...]

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The Salmon State: The International Year of the Salmon brings people together across the Atlantic and the Pacific https://deltadiscovery.com/the-salmon-state-the-international-year-of-the-salmon-brings-people-together-across-the-atlantic-and-the-pacific/ https://deltadiscovery.com/the-salmon-state-the-international-year-of-the-salmon-brings-people-together-across-the-atlantic-and-the-pacific/#respond Thu, 17 Jan 2019 03:59:03 +0000 https://deltadiscovery.com/?p=9028 by Mary Catharine Martin 2018 was a mixed year for Alaska salmon. Bristol Bay saw its biggest run on record when 62.3 million sockeye returned to the bay. Other Alaska runs, in contrast — the [...]

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Pick.Click.Give. program is easier than ever to participate in https://deltadiscovery.com/pick-click-give-program-is-easier-than-ever-to-participate-in/ https://deltadiscovery.com/pick-click-give-program-is-easier-than-ever-to-participate-in/#respond Thu, 10 Jan 2019 10:59:15 +0000 https://deltadiscovery.com/?p=8880 It’s January of 2019 and that means it’s time to file your permanent fund dividend (PFD) and participate in Pick.Click.Give. This year the Pick.Click.Give. Charitable Contributions Program will be found within the PFD application. Instead [...]

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Fairbanks International Airport designated as smokefree https://deltadiscovery.com/fairbanks-international-airport-designated-as-smokefree/ Wed, 28 Nov 2018 04:59:11 +0000 http://deltadiscovery.com/?p=8022 The State of Alaska adopted a law prohibiting smoking in all workplaces effective Oct. 1, 2018. In order to comply with the new law, Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) has been designated a smokefree campus, and [...]

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Air Guardsman returns home to western Alaska for retirement celebration https://deltadiscovery.com/air-guardsman-returns-home-to-western-alaska-for-retirement-celebration/ Thu, 22 Nov 2018 02:59:38 +0000 http://deltadiscovery.com/?p=7898 by Sgt. 1st Class Balinda O’Neal Dresel In an isolated village nestled in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta Region of Alaska and only accessible by boat or plane, Air National Guard Master Sgt. Ella Doak was honored [...]

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Public Safety Training Academy graduates 37 Law Enforcement Officers https://deltadiscovery.com/public-safety-training-academy-graduates-37-law-enforcement-officers/ Thu, 22 Nov 2018 02:59:35 +0000 http://deltadiscovery.com/?p=7896 by Dept. of Public Safety Staff Class includes 15 State Troopers and four Wildlife Troopers. A class of 37 law enforcement officers graduated from the Public Safety Training Academy in Sitka on Friday, November 16, [...]

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Alutiiq Basket Weaving artistry kept alive by master weaver https://deltadiscovery.com/alutiiq-basket-weaving-artistry-kept-alive-by-master-weaver/ https://deltadiscovery.com/alutiiq-basket-weaving-artistry-kept-alive-by-master-weaver/#comments Thu, 25 Oct 2018 02:59:32 +0000 http://deltadiscovery.com/?p=7538 by K.J. Lincoln The intricate art of weaving grass into beautiful Alutiiq baskets is being propelled further away from being lost, thanks to the work and efforts of master weavers that have been teaching and [...]

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AVEC holding Logo Design Contest https://deltadiscovery.com/avec-holding-logo-design-contest/ Thu, 18 Oct 2018 02:59:41 +0000 http://deltadiscovery.com/?p=7460 Get your creative juices flowing and possibly win $50! AVEC is holding a design contest to commission a special logo to commemorate our 50th year of providing power. AVEC first started energizing small villages in [...]

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October 14th, 2018 Bethel, Alaska https://deltadiscovery.com/october-14th-2018-bethel-alaska/ Mon, 15 Oct 2018 00:45:33 +0000 http://deltadiscovery.com/?p=7419 The post October 14th, 2018 Bethel, Alaska appeared first on The Delta Discovery, Inc..

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New Totem Pole on Prince of Wales Island honors Alaska’s veterans https://deltadiscovery.com/new-totem-pole-on-prince-of-wales-island-honors-alaskas-veterans/ Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:59:25 +0000 http://deltadiscovery.com/?p=7081 by Staff Sgt. Balinda O’Neal Dresel The west coast of Prince of Wales Island swelled with veterans, friends and family members who gathered to partake in a three-day celebration culminating with a totem pole raising [...]

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