Bering Sea regional youth walked away with a variety of awards from this weekend’s state NYO games in Anchorage.
Around 8am Sunday, according to Troopers, Basil Andrew of Chefornak was found in good condition. He was transported to Bethel after being rescued from a lake northeast of Kongiganak.
After threatened federal budget cuts, it’s an uncertain future for the Alaska Sea Grant and the Marine Advisory Program, whose sole representative in Nome is Gay Sheffield.
Alaska State Troopers report an on-scene investigation identified alcohol as a factor in the incident.
Friday night, 20 teams will depart from the Kuskokwim 300 starting line in Bethel, vying for the champion’s share of the largest K-300 purse to date: $150,000 in total.
Two stories this month, both about finding what was lost. Bethel elder Esther Green recounts her childhood, and the White Mountain Dance Group shares some of their newly-learned songs.
The race from Bethel to Aniak and back starts at 6:30pm on January 20th.
Just before 2am Saturday, the Bethel Fire Department responded to a blaze at trailer 29. After extinguishing the fire, responders found the remains of two bodies inside.
The countdown is on for the start of the 2017 Iditarod Sled-dog race on March 4th.
“Tribal healing has to coexist with modern medicine,” Eva Menadelook, a tribal healer, stated. Norton Sound Health Corporation’s regional hospital in Nome has two Tribal Healers and one trainee to provide an alternative medical service to modern practices, such as prescribing opioids.