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Thursday, April 24th 2014

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                                                                                         KIYU YUKON WIRELESS

(heard weekdays at 7:19am, 11:45am, 6:30pm; Saturdays at noon and Sundays at 12:45pm)

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Thursday, April 24th 2014

 

NOTICE - Please avoid the area in Old Town Galena between the bar and Crowley. Due to the downed power line and the blown transformer, it could be dangerous.  Linemen were due to arrive yesterday to begin the repairs.

 

NEW - KIYU is proud to feature Galena Journalism students as we partner with the Hawk Highlights and present local stories during some of our Yukon Wireless broadcasts. Sheila George filed a story about the upcoming re-opening of the Galena Pool. Listen to the story here and read more in the Hawk Highlights here. (4-23)

 

 

NOTICE - This is a public notice advising members of the community of an opportunity to review and comment on a FEMA document titled Draft Environmental Assessment for Residential Construction under the Permanent Housing Construction Program And Notice of construction (elevations) in the Yukon River Floodplain under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP).  The document can be viewed at Galena City Hall, Galena post office, Sweetsir's Store, Galena Liquor Store, Ravn and the Louden Tribal Council Office. Comments should be submitted by May 9. You can also see the documents here and here.

 

-Click here for the April 2014 Galena Recovery Bulletin.

 

NOTICE-The City of Galena is soliciting letters of interest for two vacant city council seats - seats A-1 and B-2. The term of service for both seats will be until October of this year.  Interested persons who have been residents of Galena for more than one year, and are qualified and registered to vote, can submit letters of interest to Shanda Huntington. Deadline is Monday , April 28th. More details here.

 

- The Sobriety Support Group will meet at the Galena Clinic today (Thursday).  Doors open at 7pm, meeting will start at 7:10 and doors will be locked at 7:15 for security reasons. This meeting is for anyone with any addiction they want to overcome. 4/21

 

- Dr. Jim Lagattuta of the TCC/Galena Behavioral Health will be in Huslia now through Friday. In addition, a behavioral health aide will be completing a stay in Koyukuk today (Thursday), and Tanya Korta will be visiting Ruby next Tuesday April 29 through Friday May 2. To schedule an appointment call Galena Behavioral Health at 656-1617 or 1-800-478-1618. 4/9

 

NEW -Tonight (Thursday) the GILA Music Program will be presenting the final Open Mic Night for the 2013-14 school year in the Student Union Building. Doors open at 6:00pm for access to Crazy Hawk Coffee and Snacks, and performances begin at 7:00pm. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please come support our young musicians!

If you are rebuilding, altering or elevating a structure in Galena (Old or New Town), you must apply for a flood hazard permit from the City. Visit Galena City Hall for permit applications. Right now the city is waiving the permit fee, so it is free of charge to get the permit. If you do not have an elevation certificate and need one, please sign up at Galena City Hall as well to be put on a list  (4-9)

 

-Swing into spring in Galena with local dance instructors Ross and Wendy Tulloch, and Chris and Michelle Kopp. Come join the fun and learn more steps to the Country Western Swing, Cajun Jig, and learn a new dance, the Virginia Reel!  There will be a dance after the lessons are given.  The dance class and party happens this Saturday, April 26th from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm at the little gym of the Sidney C. Huntington School.  All are welcome, even if you don't have a dance partner! 4/16

 

-GILA is performing a spring clean up around the automotive shop.  All vehicles around the shop and by the warehouse next to the fence are to be removed by their owners.  If you need help removing a vehicle then please contact Josh Pittsenbarger at the auto shop for assistance.  Any vehicles remaining on the 1st of May will be removed to the city junk yard. 4/17

 

-Registration for Fall 2014 UAF courses is going on. You can take distance-delivered courses right from your own home.  If you are interested in taking a grant writing class, please speak with Kim Wolf at the YK Center.  This class may be set up for distance learning, which means you could take it from any location. To register for UAF classes or to get more information, visit www.uaf.edu, call 656-2129, or toll free long distance 1-888-656-2130. (4-3)

 

                                                    

 

The Galena City School District has announced the following extra-curricular positions for Fall 2014:

 

Cross Country Running coach

Head Girl’s Volleyball coach

Assistant Girl’s Volleyball coach

Head Wrestling coach

Assistant wrestling coach

Two Junior High Basketball coaches

Yearbook advisor

 

Please send a letter of intent/interest and state the position you are interested to GCSD, attention Jon Buchanan. (E-mail jon.buchanan@galenanet.com ) Include in the letter some of your qualifications and any prior experience related to the position.  Once applicants’ letters have been reviewed they will schedule interviews for selected individuals. If you coached this school year in one of these positions please indicate your intent to Jon. The positions will remain open until filled. For more details and qualifications required click here. (4-16)

 

                                           

                                                     

*** PLEASE NOTE, any classified ad two weeks or older will be removed so please try and keep us informed when something is sold or a need has been met.  Thanks!

-FOR SALE: Homemade Lumpia (Filipino egg rolls). Call 656-1246 for details. (4-21)

NEW -FOR SALE: A miniature pinscher (dog). Call 656-7068 if interested. (4/22)

-WANTED: 6 inch steel piping for house foundation in Galena. Call 656-7204 if you can assist. (4-14)

-FOUND: A dog harness, found on the grass lake between Louden and Godfrey in Galena. Call 656-7204 to claim.(4-14)

-WANTED: If you have information on any houses for sale in Galena regardless of size please call 907-328-9395. (4-15)

 

Here is an updated listing of privately owned lodging establishments in Galena. Please feel free to share this resource with those needing short or long term, temporary lodging.

 

Galena School Bus Schedule

Morning:      Gabe's Drive       7:50 am

                     Crow Creek        7:57 am

                     Louden Loop      8:00 am

                     Antoski               8:03 am

                    Arrives School    8:08 am

                     Post Office          8:21 am

                     Leave GILA        8:35 am

                    Arrives SHS         8:45 am

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Afternoon:   Elementary           3:10 pm

                     Depart SHS        4:00 pm

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Galena Emergency Numbers

Clinic:  656.1266 (emergency), 656-1366, option 2 (appointments and non-emergencies)

Fire Department:  911

Police Department:  656-0911

Alaska State Troopers (statewide):  1-800-811-0911

Airport Police (statewide):  1-877-847-4342

 

 

For villages out of Galena that are interested in ARCS TV service call KIYU at 907-656-1488 and we'll get you in touch with those that can assist you..

 

GALENA COFFEE SHOP

Daily Lunch Specials for April 21 - April 26

Monday

  Chicken Wrap filled with chicken salad, or Chili Dogs

Tuesday

Beef & broccoli over rice w/lumpia

Wednesday

Nachos Supreme or Indian Taco

Thursday & ( 4:30-7pm)

Thai Noodles

Friday & ( 4:30-7pm)

Clam Chowder

Saturday

Open 11am to 6pm

Burgers and fries are served from 4 to 7 pm Thursday, Friday and Saturdays.  Please phone in orders in advance to 656-2505 so your food will be hot and ready at the right time.

The Coffee Shop is open from 8:15am to 3:30pm on weekdays.

Cash and credit are the accepted forms of payment. We can take a credit card payment only when starting an account, thank you!!

No personal checks please.

 

 

SCHOOL BREAKFAST AND LUNCH MENUS

APRIL 2014 BREAKFAST

 

 MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

 

A            1

B             2

A             3

B 4

 

BOILED EGG

SAUSAGE PATTY

FRESH ORANGE WEDGES

1% LOWFAT WHTIE MILK

Testing (3rd-9th grade)

EGG OMELET

LINK SAUSAGE

FRESH APPLE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

Testing (3rd-9th grade)

HAM SLICE

BOILED EGG

FRESH ORANGE WEDGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHTIE MILK

Testing  (3rd-9th grade)

EGG PATTY

SAUSAGE PATTY 

SLICE CHEESE

FRESH FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

Testing(5 th,8th grade)

A             7

B           8

A             9

B           10

A           11

HOT OATMEAL W/CRAISINS

VARIETY MUFFIN

DICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

FRENCH TOAST W/SYRUP

LINK SAUSAGE

APPLESAUCE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

ASSORTED DRY CEREAL

GRANOLA BAR

MANDARIN OANGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

HAWKS BREAKFAST BAGEL

FRESH ORANGE WEDGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

STRAWBERRY WAFFLE

W /COOL WHIP

LINK SAUSAGE

MIXED FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

B          14

A          15

B           16

A         17

B           18

CREAM OF WHEAT

BREAD OF THE MORNING

MANDARIN ORANGES 

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

BUTTERMILK BISCUIT W/ PORK SAUSAGE GRAVY

ORANGE JUICE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

BREAKFAST BURRITO

HASH BROWN PATTY

DICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

CINNAMON ROLL

CORNED BEEF HASH

SLICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

ASSORTED DRY CEREAL

BAGEL W/CREAM CHEESE

MIXED FRUIT

1% LOWFAT  WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

A         21

B           22

A         23

B           24

A           25

HOT OATMEAL

W/ BROWN SUGAR

MUFFIN OF MORNING

SLICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

PANCAKES W/ SYRUP

SLICED BACON

CHILLED APPLESAUCE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONAT WHITE MILK

BREAKFAST WRAP

HASH BROWN PATTY

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

CHERRY STRUSSEL COFFEE CAKE

CORN BEEF HASH

MANDARIN ORANGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

EGG MC HAWK

FRESH RED APPLE   

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

B           28

  A         29

 B          30

        

 

CREAM OF WHEAT

CINNAMON TOAST

SLICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

PIZZA BAGELS

FRESH ORANGE WEDGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

      COOKS CHOICE

 

% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

        

 

 

 

In accordance with Federal law

and US Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability

                         

 

           

 MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE                                          

 

APRIL 2014 LUNCH

 

 MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

 

A            1

B             2

A             3

B 4

In accordance with Federal law

and US Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability

 

CHICKEN FAJITA ON TORTILLA W/ CHEESE   

REFRIED BEANS/ SALSA

SLICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

Testing (3rd-9th grade)

BBQ PORK PATTY

BAKED BEANS

MIXED FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

Testing (3rd-9th grade)

HAM & CHEESE CASSEROLE

CUT GREEN BEANS

PILOT BREAD

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

 Testing  (3rd-9th grade)

       COOKS CHOICE

 

MIXED FRUIT

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

Testing (5 th, 8 grade)

A             7

B           8

A             9

B           10

A           11

CHICKEN NUGGETS

SWEET POTATO FRIES

SAUCE/CATSUP

SLICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NOBNFAT WHITE MILK

BURRITO SPECIALW/CHILI

LETTUCE & TOMATO

CHEDDAR CHEESE/SALSA

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

CHICKENBURGER ON WW BUN W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

MIXED VEGETABLES

FRUIT OF DAY

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

SALISBURY STEAK

BROWN RICE

CUT BROCCOLI

BREAD OF DAY / FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

    COOKS CHOICE

FRUIT OF DAY

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

B          14

A          15

B           16

A         17

B 18

HOT DOG ON WW BUN

VEGETABLE

CATSUP/MUSTARD

SLICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

PEPPERONI PIZZA

FRESH SPINACH SALAD

SLICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

BURGER OF DAY ON WW BUN

W/LETTUCE & TOMATOCUT BROCCOLI

FRESH APPLE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

PASTA W/MEAT SAUCE

KERNEL CORN

GARLIC BREAD

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

FISH STICKS

VEGETABLE OF DAY

FRUIT OF DAY

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

LOWFAT WHITE MILK

A         21

B           22

A         23

B           24

A           25

 

          COOKS CHOICE

 

CHOCOLATE PUDDING

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

DICED CHICKEN W/GRAVY

BROWN RICE/VEGGIE

PILOT BREAD

SLICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

  

CHEESEBURGER ON WW BUN

W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

VEGETABLE

APPLE CRISP

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

SPAGHETTI W/MEATBALLS

GARLIC BREAD

FRESH ROMAINE SALAD

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

POPCORN CHICKEN

FRENCH FRIES

CATSUP

FRUIT OF DAY

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

B           28

  A         29

 B          30

        

 

BURGER OF DAY ON WW BUN

VEGETABLE OF DAY

SLICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

HUNGRY HAWK NACHOES

W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

MEXICAN SALSA

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

           COOKS CHOICE

 

CATSUP/MUSTARD

MANDARIN ORANGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

  

 

 

 

 

 

 MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE                                         SALAD BAR AT ALL GRADE 5-12 LUNCHES

 

 

 

 

 

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