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                                                                                         KIYU YUKON WIRELESS

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

NOTE: New and Updated Items are indicated in red to help you sort through newly added or changed information.

                                                                                                   

 

The KIYU 2014 Fall Membership Drive wrapped up on October 16th and was a big success. Thank you for your support! It has been a hugely successful membership drive this year with totals over $28,000 and more donations still trickling in.  It's never too late to join the KIYU family!

Be sure to make your pledges official and get them in this week for easy access to the celebration concert this Sunday night , October 26th at SHS gym featuring "Yesterday-The Beatles Tribute Band" all the way from Las Vegas.

                                                                                                                    

                                                                                                                      

              

 

If you still want to make a pledge and show your support for another year of KIYU programming, we would love to hear from you. Give us a call at 656-1488, or 1-800-478-KIYU. Or click here for our membership form to pledge online. 

 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 21st 2014

 

  NEW- This Friday (October 24) will be a half day of school in Galena due to parent-teacher conferences. If you are a parent of an elementary or junior high student and have not been contacted for an appointment time please call Puddings at the school and she will schedule one.  Parents of high school students will have an opportunity to meet with your children’s teachers in the SHS gymnasium until 2:00 p.m.  If you are unable to meet with teachers this Friday, please call the school to make alternate arrangements.

 

-The Galena City School District Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, October 22 at 7:00pm in the Charles Evans Community Library. The School Board will also hold a board work session on Wednesday, October 22 from 11:30am to 1:00pm in the District Office. The public is invited to attend both of these events. Here is the agenda.

 

- Home elevations in Galena have officially ended for 2014 due to the winter weather creating hazardous conditions.  Contractors will be returning in the spring to complete the remaining elevation projects, and wish everyone a safe and fun winter. (10/16)

 

-The Sidney C Huntington School in Galena is looking for substitute teachers. If you are interested, call 656-1205 for Puddings or Jon or you can stop by the office at SHS.  (10-10)

 

- Effective immediately, the UAF's Yukon-Koyukuk Center in Galena will no longer provide community internet access.  Use of the internet will be restricted to University of Alaska students (current and prospective) and staff.  If you have any questions, please contact Kim Wolf, Coordinator at the Y-K Center, at 656-2129. 10/15

 

- Do you have a traditional skill you would like to share with the community? Please contact Kim Wolf at the Y-K Center in Galena if you would be interested in setting up a short class or workshop in your area. This invitation goes out to everyone in the Big River listening audience! Call 656-2129 or toll-free 1-888-656-2130, or contact Kim Wolf on Facebook. (10-13)

 

- A reminder to all Louden Tribal members: BIA Housing Assistance applications are in. You can pick them up at the tribal office during business hours. The applications are due October 27th.

 

 

- The Galena swim team is selling hoodies to raise money to fund their swim meet in November.  Price is $40.  Contact Jason Harris or Lynn Betterton with requests. (10/15)

 

- Individuals who are interested in learning or teaching Interior Alaska Native languages are invited to join the Doyon Foundation for an upcoming language training based on the "Where Are Your Keys" method - an accelerated language learning and teaching system. The trainings, facilitated by Where Are Your Keys developer Evan Gardner, will be held in Tanana October 27 through 31, and in Fairbanks November 14 through 16. The language trainings are free for accepted applicants, and travel assistance may be available for eligible participants. The application deadline for the Fairbanks training is October 22. For more information, or for the Fairbanks training and travel assistance application, visit doyonfoundation.com, or call Doyon Foundation at 907.459.2048.

                                                                   

-The Sobriety Support Group meets every Thursday at the Galena Clinic. The meetings will start at 7pm. As with other night meetings there you can enter through the front door until 7:15 which will then be locked for security reasons. You can also park and enter through the rear at any time. This meeting is for anyone with any addiction they want to overcome, though primarily alcohol will be the general focus.

 

- October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. There will be a walk in Galena to show support for those suffering from cancer. The walk will be on Sunday, October 26th at 1pm towards Jungle Island (park at Brice Camp). Walkers are encouraged to wear pink, and pink ribbons will also be supplied.  Get more details here. (updated 10-5)

 

-There is no Galena Community Movie Night this weekend due to the junior high basketball tournament. 10/20

 

NEW- The Yukon-Koyukuk Elder Assisted Living Facility is seeking donations of items to be used for their regular Sunday night BINGO. Contact Agnes or bring them to the Elder's Center. (10-20)

                                                     

- Zender Environmental is hosting the 2015 Rural Alaska Community Environmental Job Training program for unemployed or underemployed (under 20 hours pr wk) rural Alaska residents interested in the environmental technician field. Four weeks of training take place in Anchorage early next year.  Scholarships are available to cover all travel and training. The training will prepare participants for local jobs in waste management, landfill operations, oil spill response, contaminated site cleanup, and tank inspection and maintenance. Participants also receive college credit and complete the proposed University of Alaska Occupational Endorsement requirements as a rural waste and spill response technician. To apply, contact April Reed at 717-4754 or go to the Zender website at www.zendergroup.org and click onto the Job Training Program link. (end 11-3)

                                   

                                                     

*** 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!

 

- LOST: In Galena, gray Carhartt overalls with Gail Gregory's name on them.  Call Gail at 656-1980 if found. (10-16)

NEW - FOR SALE: In Galena, 2 boxes of size 2 diapers. $40 per box. Call 656-7042. (10-20)

NEW - WANTED: A snow machine. Contact Sue Esmailka at 656-7075. (1020)

 

School Bus Schedule             

                                                            Sidney Huntington School 656-1205 Puddings Huntington

                                                            GILA 656-2053 (Angie Pittsenbarger)

                                                            Bus Driver Cell Phone 717-6633 (Kim Wolf)

 

The following is the school bus schedule.  Any changes in the bus schedule due to weather conditions will be announced on KIYU Radio in the morning.

 

            Bus Arrives:                 Gabe’s Drive   7:50 a.m.

                                                Crow Creek    7:54 a.m. 

                                                Louden Loop   7:57 a.m. 

                                                Antoski           8:00 a.m.

                                               

            Bus arrives at SHS at 8:03 a.m. 

            

            Bus leaves SHS School at 8:15 a.m. and goes to:

            Fish & Wildlife                                    8:20 a.m.  

            Post Office                                         8:21 a.m.  

            GILA

             Bus arrives back at SHS at 8:45 a.m.

             Pick-ups at the GILA Dining at 8:30 a.m.  and 8:35 a.m. going to SHS

             Bus leaves SHS at 8:45 a.m. for GILA

                                               

 

            Mid-day                        Depart GILA   12:25 and 12:35

                                                Depart SHS     12:25 and 12:38  

                                                Arrives at SHS 12:35 and 12:45

                                   

 

            Afternoon:                   Elementary      3:10 p.m.

                                               Depart SHS     4:00 p.m. 

                                               Depart GILA   4:10 p.m. 

                                               Arrive SHS      4:30 p.m

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-Here is the latest Galena Pool schedule.

Sunday:               Family swim 5 to 6:30 pm ($6/family)

Monday:              Lap swim 6:30 to 7:30 am

Tuesday:             Lap swim 5 to 6:30 pm

Wednesday:       Lap swim 6:30 to 7:30 am

Thursday:            Lap swim 5 to 6:30 pm

Friday:                Lap swim 6:30 to 7:30 am

                            Open swim 7 to 8:30 pm

Saturday:           Open swim 7 to 8:30 pm

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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 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 October 20-25

Open 8:15 to 2pm each weekday

Monday

Prime Rib Sandwich w/loaded baked potato $15

Tuesday

Fried Chicken, Mashed Potatoes, corn & biscuit

Wednesday

Nachos Supreme or Indian Taco

Thursday

BBQ Pork Sandwich & Pasta Salad

Friday

Clam Chowder & Pizza

Saturday

Open 11am to 2 & 5pm to 7pm

 

Burger nights at the Coffee Shop are Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 5 to 7 pm.  Please phone in burger orders to 656-2505 in advance so the food can be hot and ready at the right time.

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.

 

 

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SHS School Menu

 

OCTOBER 2014 BREAKFAST

 

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

 

 

A                     1

A             2

B             3

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

 

 

HOT OATMEAL

BOILED EGG

MIXED FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

BREAKFAST BURRITO

LINK SAUSAGE

APPLESAUCE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

ASSORTED DRY CEREAL

BAGEL W/CREAM CHEESE

FRUITCOCKTAIL

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

 NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 B           6

A            7

B           8

A            9

B           10

HOT OATMEAL

BANANA MUFFIN

MANDARIN ORANGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

FRENCH TOAST W/SYRUP

LINK SAUSAGE

APPLESAUCE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

HAM / CREAM CHEESE ROLL UP W/ BOILED EGG

 SLICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

CHERRY STRUSSEL

COFFEE CAKE

MEAT OF MORNING

SLICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

BELGIUM WAFFLE W/SYRUP

LINK SAUSAGE

FRUIT OF MORNING

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

A           13

B           14

A           15

B           16

A           17

CREAM OF WHEAT

HOMEMADE TOAST

SLICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

SCRAMBLED EGGS W/SAUSAGE CRUMBLE

APPLESAUCE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

    COOKS CHOICE

 

DICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

PIZZA BAGEL

FRESH ORANGE WEDGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

ASSORTED DRY CEREAL

GRANOLA BAR

FRIDAY MORNING FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

B         20   

A           21

B           22

A           23

B          24

HOT OATMEAL

MUFFIN OF MORNING

DICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

BUTTERMILK PANCAKE W/SYRUP

SLICED BACON

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

BOILED EGG

MEAT OF MORNING

FRESH ORANGES WEDGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

BREAKFAST BURRITO

HASH BROWN PATTY

DICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKES

W/COOL WHIP

MIXED FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

              27           

              28

              29

              30

              31

CREAM OF WHEAT

CINNAMON STICK

FRUITCOCKTAIL

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

EGG MC HAWK

FRESH RED APPLE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

     COOKS CHOICE

 

MANDARIN ORANGES

1% LOWFAT WHTIE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

CINNAMON ROLL

CORN BEEF HASH

FRESH ORNAGE WEDGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONHFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

 

 

 

 

ASSORTED DRY CEREAL

GRANOLA BAR

SLICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHTIE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

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

OCTOBER 2014 LUNCH

 

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

 

HALLOWEEN

A                  1

B             2

A             3

 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

         

FISH NUGGETS

CUT BROCCOLI

TARTER SAUCE

APPLESAUCE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

SALISBURY STEAK

BROWN RICE/KERNEL CORN

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

PILOT BREAD

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

HAM & CHEESE MELT ON WHOLE WHEAT HOAGIE

GREEN COLESLAW

FRIDAY’S FRUIT

1% FRESH WHITE MILK

FLAVORED NONFAT MILK

 

 

 B           6

A            7

B             8

A             9

B           10

DINOSAUR CHICKEN

SMILEY POTATO ROUND

TROPICAL FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

DICED CHICKEN W/GRAVY

BROWN RICE / KERNEL CORN

PINEAPPLLE TIDBITS

PILOT BREAD  

 1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

CHICKENBURGER ON  BUN

W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

VEGETABLE

DICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

YAKISOBA

CUT GREEN BEANS

CINNAMON STICK

SLICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

 

       COOKS CHOICE

 

FRUIT OF DAY

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

A           13

B           14

A           15

B           16

A           17

WG  CORN DOG ON STICK

VEGETABLE

MANDARIN ORANGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

HUNGRY HAWK NACHOES

W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

MEXICAN SALSA

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

CHICKEN CHUNK NUGGETS

BAKED BEANS

DICED PEARS

CATSUP

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

   COOKS CHOICE

 

SLICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

HAM & CHEESE HOAGIE

MACARONI SALAD

DICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

B           20

A           21

B           22

A           23

B          24

CHEESEBURGER ON WW BUN

W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

CUT BROCCOLI

MIXED FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

PEPPERONI PIZZA

FRESH ROMAINE SALAD

TROPICAL FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

     COOKS CHOICE

 

SLICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

SPAGHETTI W/MEAT SAUCE

GARLIC BREAD/KERNEL CORN / PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

POPCORN CHICKEN

FRENCH FRIES

MIXED FROZEN BERRIES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

  

 A         27

B          28

A          29

B          30

A         31

HOT DOG ON WW BUN

BAKED BEANS

MANDARIN ORANGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

TACO QUICHE   /  LETTUCE & TOMATO, CHEDDAR CHEESE

MEXICAN SALSA

SLICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

 

BURGER OF DAY

W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

VEGETABLE

PEAR SLICES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK  

TOMATO PLUS  SOUP

GRILLED CHEESE SANDWICH

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

 

 

 

 

COOKS CHOICE HALLOWEEN            LUNCH

FRUIT JELLO / COOKIES

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

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