February 2013

Beginning Friday morning, the City of Bethel has a new tax on tobacco products. The tax will raise the price of cigarettes by $2.21 per pack and raise the prices for other tobacco products by 45% of the wholesale price. Read more →

Plane crashes near Tuluksak

by Mark Arehart on February 28, 2013

A Yute Air Cessna 207 crashed Wednesday near the village of Tuluksak. Little is known about the incident other than there were no injuries. Read more →

The Western Alaska Alcohol and Narcotics Team, or WAANT, found over eight (8) pounds of marijuana last week

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The Lower Kuskokwim School District, or L-K-S-D, is closer to selecting a new superintendent. The current superintendent, Gary Baldwin will be retiring at the end of this academic year after 30-years with L-K-S-D.

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