July 2014

Screen Shot 2014-07-01 at 12.20.40 PMThe Bethel City Council is down to three candidates for the permanent city manager.

Two nights of interviews via Skype and telephone reduced the top seven to three .They will speak with the council again next week in a second round phone interviews.
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troopers, alaska state troopersTroopers on Monday received a report that a woman was attempting to fly alcohol and marijuana to Kongiganak, a local option community that has banned alcohol.
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Seawall Camera.  Image from Bethel Port / City of Bethel.

Seawall Camera. Image from Bethel Port / City of Bethel.

After about two months of not working due to technical difficulties, the online Bethel Port cameras are functioning again.

Port Director Pete Williams says the server that stores and manages the video had to be sent to Maryland and ultimately replaced. The port can record several weeks of footage for security and safety reasons on five cameras around the seawall and small boat harbor.
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New Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge Manager Neil Lalonde began work this summer. Photo by Ben Matheson / KYUK.

New Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge Manager Neil Lalonde began work this summer. Photo by Ben Matheson / KYUK.

The new manager for the Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge is from Cajun Country. Neil Lalonde has been on the job for just over a month.

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VA LogoMembers of the United States Department of Veteran Affairs, are coming to Bethel to host an event called VA Stand Down. Susan Yeager is Director of the Alaska VA Healthcare System.
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Evon PeterEvon Peter has been selected to run the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ rural campuses. He will serve as the new vice chancellor for rural, community and Native education. Read more →

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