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Walker asks for 200 employees' resignations

...year ago that Alaska would not participate in Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act. Davidson, a Yup'ik from Bethel, said she and Walker do not yet have a plan for rolling out the delayed expansion. She said the state has "lost out...
Teen in fatal crash sentenced to year in jail

...Daniel Shorey said during sentencing Thursday that it could not be proved beyond a reasonable doubt.Cope was originally from Bethel. She had driven to pick up her husband, Ryan Cope, from his job at Guido's Pizza. With Ryan Cope behind the wheel...
My Turn: 29th Alaska Legislature has new faces in new positions after election Sen. Anna Fairclough of Eagle River and Sen. Pete Kelly of Fairbanks. Sen. Lyman Hoffman, a veteran Democrat from Bethel, has joined the Senate Majority and will also serve on Senate Finance. Sen. Dennis Egan of Juneau was a member of...
Troopers investigating deaths in Shageluk

...Tuesday evening that there were two injured people it the village. Two troopers arranged to ride with a medevac flight from Bethel to the scene. However, village residents later reported both people had died, and troopers said the hospital canceled...
Letter: Being Native should not be the qualifier for appointment

...Parnell has 314 rural Alaskans serving on the numerous state boards and commissions. These include: Stosh Hoffman from Bethel; Orville Huntington from Huslia; Larry Westlake from Kiana; Shirley Marquardt from Unalaska; Charlotte Brower from...
Musk oxen seen around Bethel area

...the town of Bethel.More than 20 of the large, shaggy animals have been seen since Sunday across the Kuskokwim River from Bethel, the Anchorage Daily News reported.Bea Kristovich, a lifelong Bethel resident, first saw them from a window of...
Juneau Empire Online Inside Story: Villages work to get the lead out 7/26/98

...nasty day on the Kuskokwim. Winds are gusting to 35 mph, creating whitecaps on the water as a small boat makes its way from Bethel to Akiachak, loaded down with three men and several cases of shotgun shells. Villages work to get the lead out
Cancer doesn't dampen Bethel girl's spirit going to have to be here for the next 26 to 28 weeks. I'm going to be traveling back and forth on weekends (from Bethel to Anchorage)."Currently the family is taking everything one step at a time. Isabella had her right kidney removed...
School association honors Southeast's Archie Young

...teaching them many life lessons and a lifelong appreciation for music. Barker impacted hundreds of kids. He retired from Bethel Regional High School in 1987 and continued his teaching career in Germany. Not one to ever quit, he currently teaches...
22nd annual auction to support Girl Scouts in Southeast Alaska

...and cooperation with others. With the help of more than 1,500 adult volunteers, GSAK serves nearly 6,000 girls from Bethel to Ketchikan. For information, visit


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