Screen Shot 2014-10-30 at 4.57.32 PMThe federal government recently announced 12-million dollars in water and sewer funds for western Alaska. The money from the United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development program will go to Quinhagak, Shageluk, Nunapitchuk, Buckland, and Akiachak for planning or building water and sewer projects.
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The logo of the Bethel Police Department. Courtesy of BPD

The logo of the Bethel Police Department. Courtesy of BPD

According to a press release, last night just after 7pm, Bethel police and medics responded to a call about a man that fell through the ice and did not surface across from 178 East Avenue at the mouth of Brown’s Slough in downtown Bethel. They found only one set of tracks leading to a hole in the ice.
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The aftermath of the fire. Photo by Dean Swope

The aftermath of the fire. Photo by Dean Swope

Bethel’s Acting Fire Chief says state and federal investigators are working together to find the cause of a fire that destroyed much of a building that burned Monday night. The building, located behind the Bethel post office was under construction. Acting Fire Chief, Bill Howell says they’ve heard rumors of a possible cause.
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AVCP logo. Photo Courtesy of AVCP

AVCP logo. Photo Courtesy of AVCP

The President of AVCP in Bethel has released information about a settlement of a lawsuit filed by Oklahoma based software company, Eaglesun Systems Products Inc.
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