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Three new faces on city council

Bethel voters elected three new city council members on Oct. 7. The unofficial results have Arrsauyaq Chuck Herman, Zach Fansler and Bryon Maczynski taking seats on the council dais. Of the 588 ballots issued Herman had 459 votes, Fansler 372 and...

Two dead in Shageluk

Two people were killed in Shageluk on Oct. 7. Flossie Semone, 46, and John Arrow, 57, were reportedly injured the same day and Bethel Troopers were preparing to respond with a medevac flight when they were informed that both inviduals were reported...

Woman who survived plane wreck, now dead

ANCHORAGE (AP) — A 26-year-old woman who survived a plane crash in Southwest last year has died in an all-terrain vehicle crash. Alaska State Troopers say the body of Melanie Coffee of Marshall was found Oct. 8 in the village. Troopers...

Download the Oct. 16 Drums

Click here to download this week's Tundra Drums. While we work on changes to The Drums, you can download your weekly newspaper...

AFN Convention to commence on Wednesday

Drums Staff A whole lot of people from the Y-K area are headed into Anchorage next week for the Alaska Federation of Natives convention. The convention starts Wednesday and continues through Saturday, Oct. 25. The theme of this year’s convention...

Thunder from the Tundra

The race for the U.S. Senate is an important one for rural Alaskans and that’s why we’re making an early endorsement of incumbent Mark Begich. We think that Sen. Begich is the best candidate and deserves our support in his bid for reelection....

 
 
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