Alaska Natives in Bethel are reportedly receiving checks from the Cobell Indian Trust Settlement.
As the Pollack season wraps up in the Bering Sea, the Association of Village Council Presidents and the Tanana Chiefs Conference want immediate action to protect declining Western Alaska wild Chinook Salmon stocks from trawl bycatch.
The Bethel Police Department is looking for leads after a burglary at the old Swanson’s Grocery store. BPD says the break-in happened on August 20th at around 3:30 am.
Friday, a storm flipped a Supercub airplane upside down on the Southwest Alaska tundra. That was after the a pilot had a rough landing at a remote airstrip. Andrew Swick with the National Transportation Safety Board says the crash landing happened about 60 miles south of Aniak.
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