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U.S. DOE Seal. Courtesy of DOE

U.S. DOE Seal. Courtesy of DOE

Governor Bill Walker announced a nonbinding federal energy program earlier this week which aims to improve energy efficiency in participating rural Alaska villages through outreach, technical assistance and project development.

It’s called the Rural Alaska Communities Energy Efficiency competition under the by the U.S. Department of Energy.
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KYUK "Talk Line" host Joe Moses, Jr. Photo by G. Brink / KYUK

KYUK “Talk Line” host Joe Moses, Jr. Photo by G. Brink / KYUK

Today’s program offered up a bunch of opinions coming from callers and emails on a variety of topics, including whether or not Sarah Palin ‘quit’ her job, how the City of Bethel is handling marijuana laws, whether or not cabs in Bethel should install cameras, how the State should protect the permanent fund, and several other topics that apply to the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.

KYUK 640AM’s coverage of Bethel Regional High School varsity basketball versus Anchorage Christian School on Friday and Saturday is also highlighted.

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You can listen to “Talk Line” live every Friday morning on 640AM starting at 10am, and the “Talk Line Replay” on *Friday evenings* starting at 7pm.

*(KYUK will not air the “Talk Line Replay” on Friday Jan. 22nd due to live coverage of BRHS varsity basketball)*

Association of Village Council Presidents' 51st Annual Conference. (Dean

Association of Village Council Presidents’ 51st Annual Conference. (Dean Swope/ KYUK)

In late December, the Association of Village Council Presidents laid off 30 employees. AVCP has made no official statement about why the layoffs occurred, but documents obtained by KYUK illustrate misappropriation of federal grant dollars spanning nearly a decade.

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The village of Akiachak. (Photo courtesy of Calista Corporation)

On New Year’s Day, a 19-year-old Akiachak man allegedly set his uncle’s house on fire, while his uncle was sleeping. He’s been charged with two counts of arson and one count of criminal mischief.
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Talk Line 11/06/15

by Geraldine Brink on November 6, 2015

IMG_8815Do you think the water trucks need emergency lights? Listen here to find out what others think.

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Alaska State Trooper logo. Courtesy AST.

Alaska State Trooper logo. Courtesy AST.

A Bethel jury found 27 year old Bethel resident Thomas McCarr guilty of one count of attempted sexual assault in the third degree earlier this month. On Oct. 13 a judge sentenced him to a year in prison, he is also required to register with the Alaska Sex Offender Registry for life.
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Hot Drawing Alert!

by Shore on October 9, 2015

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Quyana to Baba’s Pizza & Subs for donating to KYUK’s Fall Fundraiser.

Tonight’s Hot Drawing will take place at 5:59pm. If you make a pledge of support to KYUK before the drawing you’ll be entered to win a FREE large pizza courtesy of Baba’s Pizza and Subs.

Click here to make your pledge now, and quyana for your support of public media for the YK Delta!

Hot Drawing Alert!

by Shore on October 9, 2015

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This gift package is courtesy of YKHC. Follow KYUK on Facebook and keep listening to 640AM for more “Hot Drawing” announcements. Photo by G. Brink/KYUK.

Make a pledge of support to KYUK before 3:30pm and your name will go into a drawing to win a FREE day pass to the YK Fitness Center, or you could win a wonderful Calricaraq gift bag courtesy of YKHC.

The gift bag itself is a hot/cold tote bag that’s packed with a hooded sweatshirt, a winter cap, a coffee mug, a travel mug, a water bottle, a journal and an ice scraper.

Click here to make your pledge or call 543-3131/543-0234 during our hours of operation, Mon-Fri 8am-4pm.