The Delta Discovery - The real news for the real people

Concerned citizen seeks to start Neighborhood Watch project

No one likes it when people rummage around in your vehicles and your sheds, dig through your stuff on your porch, and trespass on your property. It has come to the point where enough is enough. That...

Man missing in Shageluk

A young man has been reported missing, said the Alaska State Troopers. On 9/8/16, at approximately 0942 hours, Aniak based Alaska State Troopers were notified that 18 YOA Alfred Hamilton, had been missing since 9/7/16 at about 0000 hours. It was...

UAA team works to end the need for honey buckets

Outside UAA’s Engineering & Industry Building sit a small blue-roofed cabin and, next to it, a Conex shipping container. They’re nothing special—yet. But when Professor Aaron Dotson and his team of graduate students finish working on them in...

Kuball named acting Superintendent for Kuspuk School District

The Kuspuk School District Board of Education has named an Acting Superintendent for the Kuspuk School District. On behalf of the Kuspuk School District School Board we are pleased to announce that the board has named Erich Kuball to be our acting...

Three people rescued

On 9/14/2016 at approximately 1550 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report from the village of Manokotak stating 4 residents were overdue since departing on a round trip from Manokotak to Dillingham approximately 2 days ago. At approximately...

Man deceased

A man in Chevak has died after firing a gun at a village officer, then firing upon himself, said the Alaska State Troopers. On 9/7/16, at approximately 2015 hours Bethel AST received a report of a shooting in the village of Chevak. Initial reports...

AVCP bylaws

I continue to be amazed with the current executive board and administration of AVCP. On June 8, 2016 bylaw convention one of the executive board members excused himself from his eboard seat and selected himself as a delegate for the convention....

AVCP Regional Energy Workshop on October 3, 2016

The Department of Economic & Energy Development for the Association of Village Council Presidents is hosting a Regional Energy Workshop on October 3rd, 2016 in Bethel at the Cultural Center. The energy workshop will have federal, state, and...

Quinhagak Tribal leaders issue statement regarding heroin overdoses

On behalf of the Native Village of Kwinhagak (NVK) Tribal Membership, Council, Tribal Court, Administration and Staff, our sincere condolences to the family, relatives and friends of Jamie Brenda Roberts; we all hope your family bond continues to...

Bukowski adds to family tradition with Sand Pit win

Heading into the 2016 Bethel Sand Pit Invitational, Dorothy Bukowski had heard all of the stories – well, maybe not all of them – of how her older brother had done well in cross country running. To be sure, the legend of former BRHS standout...

Crow, Amukon sprint to JH titles at Sand Pit Invite

Jamin Crow and Leah Amukon went into the 2016 Sand Pit Invitational on Saturday knowing a little of the history surrounding the annual junior high cross country race. They left owning parts of it. Despite rainy conditions earlier in the week in the...

Dyment, O'Brien claim wins Sandpit youth races

The next generation of standout athletes named O’Brien and Dyment officially made their debut on a cool but dry Saturday afternoon. And what a debut it was. Paul Ac’urunaq Dyment and Carliese O’Brien both sprinted their way to memorable wins...

That's all that mattered

A friend approached me the other day and asked, “Have you talked to an Elder today?” I was literally caught off guard because I hadn’t. I believe, it is necessary for us to talk to our Elders...

Amy's No Bake Cookies

Greetings. Hope you all enjoyed this weekend. I’m glad the weather was nice for the cross country teams on Saturday for their race. This recipe is from Amy Licht from a few years ago. She brought...

What Can I Do With All My Junk?

Question: If you came to my house, you would think I am a hoarder, but I’m not really a hoarder, I just can’t part with all the stuff I have in my house. What can I do? My husband is about ready ...

Ready for the Season?

While discussing favorite seasons, one said, “Winter, because snow is easier to deal with.” Another said, “That’s because you’re young, when you’re older, you’ll see it differently.”...

Bethel is such a beautiful place to live

Bethel is my hometown, it is very beautiful and calm. Things I can see are houses and family. I can also see the blue sky, kids, the tundra, and boardwalks. Another thing I can see is the river, which goes up and down, stores, hotels, and...

Classifieds September 21

For Sale Jeff Sanders sells Hitzer Amish built wood stoves. Quality workmanship, simple to operate, clean burning, highly efficient, and very affordable. Floor and wall protectors and Ecofan Airmax in stock, 543-2379. (30)(12/12-cnx) Plastic sled...

Alaska Job Corp students to campaign for Peace

Alaska Job Corps students will be standing on the corner of Evergreen and South Alaska Street in Anchorage at 4pm on Wednesday, September 21. They won’t be collecting money. They won’t be handing out hotdogs. They won’t be electioneering....

Projected Change in Voter Demographics

PFD Voter Registration is designed to reduce bureaucracy and increase efficiency in state government, streamline Alaska’s voter registration system and improve voting access, save state dollars on registration processing costs, and lay the...

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