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

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.


Two Kids Fall Through Ice Behind AC Quickstop, But A Young Man Saves Them

A pair of young children fell through the thin ice of Brown's Slough where it runs behind AC Quickstop on the night of Wednesday, February 13. Luckily, a young man had decided to try to take a shortcut home.


Calista Corp. shareholders protest western Alaska gold mine

BETHEL, Alaska (AP) - More than 130 shareholders of Calista Corp. are protesting a massive open-pit gold mine proposed in western Alaska. KYUK-AM reports the group of shareholders, all women, sent a letter to the Alaska Native corporation, citing concerns about how the Donlin Gold Mine would affect


Teen Arrested For Hijack Attempt In Alaska

A 16-year-old was arrested for briefly commandeering the controls during a commercial flight in Alaska. So much of Alaska is traversed by air travel and a number of airlines most of us are not familiar operate regional “milk” routes with small aircraft. The incident took place aboard a Yute Commuter


Teenager Arrested For Grabbing Plane Controls During Commercial Flight

An Alaskan teenager was arrested after he grabbed the controls of a short commuter flight between Napakiak and Bethel, causing the “plane to enter a steep climb and then a dive toward the ground.”


Dunleavy: Alaska Guard forces ‘stand ready’ in Trump border emergency

Gov. Mike Dunleavy has pledged the Alaska National Guard’s support, in the wake of President Trump's emergency declaration connected to security along the nation’s southern border.


Bethel vs Nome Basketball Photos

Bethel Council approves purchase agreement for 6 new water trucks February 6, 2019. Got Religion, but Still a Dry Drunk February 6, 2019. Moses “Slo-Mo” Samuelson August 23, 1924 -January 2, 2019 February 6, 2019.