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12.12.13 ONCThe Army Corps of Engineers plans to test soil and ground water at a former air force base on the island across from Bethel this coming summer. But the FAA is holding off on removing barrels left at the site that was also used as an airport.

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The 'Shanks Arc' has been stuck in the middle of Steamboat Slough for more than a year.

The ‘Shanks Arc’ has been stuck in the middle of Steamboat Slough for more than a year.

Bethel’s tribe, ONC, has released a statement saying they’re making cleaning up Steamboat Slough and removing sunken barges a priority.
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12.12.13 ONCBethel’s tribe, ONC announced Monday that they will no longer fund the city’s transit system. The announcement came at a joint meeting of the tribe and the city council at ONC’s offices.
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Bethel City Council and ONC Council meet to find a way to save the Eddie Hoffman Senior Center. Photo by Ben Matheson / KYUK.

Bethel City Council and ONC Council meet to find a way to save the Eddie Hoffman Senior Center. Photo by Ben Matheson / KYUK.

Three months before the Eddie Hoffman Senior Center plans to vacate their current home on Atsaq street, the City of Bethel, and Bethel’s tribe, ONC, are trying to find a way to keep the doors open. ONC says they can’t afford to run the center and gave themselves until the end of September to try to salvage it.
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