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Monday, December 11th, 2017

           

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-Here are the deadlines** for announcements on the air and on-line (this includes birthday announcements)

Monday-Friday

-Deadline is one hour prior to the 7:18am, 11:45am and 6:30pm wireless broadcasts.

Saturday and Sunday

-Deadline is Friday at 5:30pm

**exceptions are city/village emergencies or information of major community importance as well as search and rescue information. These announcements will be announced as we get them.

Announcements run for two weeks unless it is a dated announcement. In that case it runs until the day of event.

Classified or Lost and Found air for 2-weeks for KIYU paid members and 1-week for non-members.

 

MONDAY, DECEMBER 11th, 2017  


 

INFORMATION

 

NEW-KIYU and Gorilla Fireworks are going to light up the sky along the rivers on New Year's Eve. We're sponsoring fireworks in every village we broadcast to. This year's displays are bigger and better. The Galena display begins at 7pm New Year's Eve across from the ball field and as always we'll have music to watch the display by on 92.9FM. Outside of Galena, check with local tribal or city offices for your display times. Check out Gorilla Fireworks at www.gorillafireworks.com, or for Bush orders their number is 1-800-770-6555. (12/10)

 

NEW-Be listening for your chance to win a free gingerbread house kit from KIYU. At various times throughout the day you'll hear the bells of Santa's sleigh. Be the first caller at 656-1488 or 1-800-478-KIYU (5498) and you'll win!

 

Congrats to all of our winners in our recent membership drawings. From hoodies to gift cards, trips and more, we gave away a ton of goodies. See the list of winners here. Those in Galena can pick up their prizes as well as membership t-shirts and mugs during business hours, and those outside of Galena will receive goodies via mail. If you are outside Galena and you haven't received your goodies yet, please call us to verify your address and shirt sizes.

 

Get in the Holiday spirit in Galena and around the world. Our sister station Sasquatch 92.9 is now Christmas 92.9 and we will be spreading holiday cheer through Christmas. You can catch it in Galena on 92.9 or from anywhere at this stream.  No access to the internet or can't catch 92.9? Call this toll-free number and listen on the phone, 1-844-413-0000.

 

Click on the TV to see our video channel with archives of Yukon Jamboree, KIYU concerts and upcoming home basketball games.


      

MEETINGS

 

There will be a meeting of the Louden Tribal Council at the tribal office on Tuesday, December 12th at 6pm.  The meeting agenda can be found HERE


The Galena City School District Board of Education will hold a work session and monthly meeting on Wednesday, December 13th in the Charles Evans Community Library.  The work session starts at 6 pm, followed by the board meeting at 7.  As always, these meetings are open to the public. 
Here is the work session agenda. Here is the meeting agenda.


KIYU received a report from the tribe in Koyukuk and they are not recommending travel at this time.  There are numerous open holes, widespread overflow, and areas of thin ice hidden by recent snowfall. These conditions make travel on rivers, creeks and sloughs hazardous, so travel with extra caution. (12/5)

 

Tanya Korta from the Galena TCC Behavioral Health Department will be in Koyukuk on Monday, December 11th thru Wednesday, December 13th.  To schedule an appointment please call 927-2221 or 1-800-478-6822 ext. 3596 or 5305.

 

Galena Education Association has a limited amount of snowflake reflectors available at the Charles Evans Community Library.  Be safe and seen when walking, running or biking.

 

NEW- It's Spirit Week again at Galena schools!  Here is the schedule:

                                         -Monday, Dec. 11:         Pajama Day (Roll out of bed and come to school!)

                                         -Tuesday, Dec. 12:        Wacky Hair Day (Crimp it, Curl it, tease it.  Do it.)

                                         -Wednesday, Dec. 13:  Christmas Day (Ugly sweaters and holiday apparel.)

                                         -Thursday, Dec. 14:       Dress up day.  (Wear your best. Dress to the nines.)

                                         -Friday, Dec. 15:            Blue and gold day (School colors, school apparel, face painting)

 

The leadership of the Sidney Huntington School in Galena would like to thank everyone who responded to the Fall 2017 SHS Parent/Guardian Survey. This information is vital as the school evaluates programs and identify areas in which improvements are needed. Here are the results.  (11/30)

              

NEW- Real Poinsettias are available for $10 at Sweetsir's Store or from Ms. Ruchti's classroom at SHS. All proceeds benefit the Galena Academic Pentathlon.

Galena Good News Kids Club will be caroling this Friday (December 15th) starting at 3:10 at SHS and continuing around New Town. All are welcome to join in. This event will end at the Galena Bible Church for refreshments, activity and a movie. Preschool children must be with an adult. The plan is to end around 5:15.  If you have questions call Genny Brown at 907-444-3012.

 

NEW- Everyone is invited to attend the Sidney Huntington School Elementary Christmas Program on Wednesday, December 20th at 7pm in the SHS elementary gym.

 

The Galena Sports Authority is sponsoring a Christmas coloring contest for all students. Prizes will be awarded for different age groups - preschool to 2nd grade, 3rd to 5th grade, 6th to 8th grade, and 9th to 12th grade. Students can pick up coloring sheets and rules at Sweetsir's Store. Entries can be turned in at the GSA Christmas Carnival on Sunday, Dec. 17th by 4pm.

    

 

The 2nd Annual Galena Sports Authority Christmas Carnival will be held on Sunday, December 17th at the SHS Gym from 4pm until 6pm. There will be fun for all ages including games, door prizes and more. Also, the GSA has Christmas raffles going on now for prizes including a 7-foot tall lighted Santa, a 7-foot tall lighted snowman, pre-lit Christmas tree and a Christmas dinner. Tickets can be purchased at Ravn or Sweetsir's. For details about the carnival or the raffle see a GSA member (Nancy, Jennal, Nicole, Barbara, Susan, or Jen).

 

The Yukon Koyukuk Elder Assisted Living Facility in Galena will again be hosting the Annual Christmas Cookie Exchange on Saturday, December 16 at 6 p.m.  Bring 6 dozen cookies to exchange and 1 dozen to leave for the elders program.  All are welcome.

 

Toys for Tots toy distribution in Galena for babies through 8th grade will be on Thursday, December 21st at 1:30 in the SHS gym.

 

NEW - Kim Wolf will be hosting her final New Year's Eve Sleepover at the Sidney Huntington School in Galena beginning at 8 pm on December 31st and running through 9 am on New Year's Day.  Kids in grades 1 through 8 are invited.  The cost is $10 per child.  There will be movies, games and other fun activities.  Snacks will be provided but kids are invited to bring some of their own; however no energy drinks please. Parents and guardians can RSVP with Kim Wolf by calling 717-6633 or by sending a message on Facebook. The complete flyer for the event is posted here.  (12/11)

 


 

 

**HERE** is the 2017-18 GCSD Activities Calendar.

 

Galena high school basketball action starts this week.  It's the Nome switcheroo, with the Galena boys playing on the home court and the Lady Hawks going to Nome to play the Lady Nanooks.

On Thursday (December 14), the action in Galena starts with JV at 6 pm followed by the varsity boys season-opener at 7:30 pm.  On Friday, the JV game in Galena is at 4pm with Varsity at 5:30pm.

Here is what the Varsity broadcast schedule looks like:

THURSDAY-KIYU Network will air in its entirety the Girls game from Nome at 7:00pm. At 7:30, we will air the Boys game from SHS on 92.9 and its stream. When the Girls game ends we will transition the Boys to the KIYU Network of stations. 

FRIDAY-The Girls game from Nome starts at 12:15pm. On Friday, the Boys will be heard at 5:30 from Galena. Both games will be on the KIYU Network.

Games from SHS gym will also be video streamed at this link.

KIYU games can be heard on the phone at 1-888-25 RADIO (72346)

 

NEW-Congratulations to the following Galena high school wrestlers on qualifying for the state championship in Anchorage: Ronald Waska, Evan Charlie, Joshua Felarca, Isaak Larson, Jasmine Andrew, Chiara Demientieff and Megan Black.  The state meet happens this Friday and Saturday at the Alaska Airlines Center in Anchorage.   


   

Tanana Chiefs Conference has the following job openings (updated December 8th):

 

Alatna

Community Health Aide/Practitioner

Tribal Family Youth Specialist

Allakaket

Family Visitor

Community Health Representative

Village Public Safety Officer

Galena

Itinerant Behavioral Health Clinician

Huslia

Village Public Safety Officer

Kaltag

Substitute Elder Nutrition Cook

Koyukuk

Tribal Family Youth Specialist

Nulato

Substitute Elder Nutrition Cook

Village Public Safety Officer

Ruby

Community Health Aide/Practitioner

Village Public Safety Officer

Tanana

Village Public Safety Officer

Region Wide

Community Health Aide/Practitioner - Itinerant

Wellness Project Prevention Coordinator

 

To apply for a position, contact the Tanana Chiefs HR department by calling 1-800-478-6822 Ext. 3155, e-mail humanresources@tananachiefs.org, or visit their website at www.tananachiefs.org

 

The following jobs are currently available in St. Mary's: (updated 11/20)

Indian Child Welfare Act Director
Dental Health Aide Therapist

Direct Care Provider

Office Assistant

Child Care Specialist

Maintenance/Driver

VPSO

Tribal Administrator

On-Call Bingo Worker

Bookkeeper

More job listings in St. Marys are available here. Call Sylvia at (907) 438-2328 for more details.

 

NEW- Ravn Alaska in Galena has an opening for a part-time Customer Service Agent.  All interested applicants can submit an application that can be downloaded at www.flyravn.com.  No phone calls to the Ravn office regarding this job opening please.  For more details, click here. (12/7)


STAY TUNED!


   

*** 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: In Galena, a 2012 Arctic Cat F-8 snowmachine. Asking $2,500. Call 656-7133 for details (12/4)

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HERE is the 2017-18 GCSD School Calendar.  HERE is the 2017-18 GCSD Bus Schedule. HERE is the 2017-18 GCSD Activities Calendar.

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Galena Community Pool Schedule

NOW REOPENED!

 

Morning lap swims: Monday/Wednesday/Friday at a new time- 6am to 7:15am

Afternoon lap swims: Tuesday and Thursday - 5pm to 6pm

Open swims:  Friday and Saturday - 7pm to 8:30pm

                          Sunday - 5pm to 6:30pm

*Workout room is open for use during open and lap swims.

*Cost for use of the pool facility is $3/person. 

*Children 5 and under MUST have a parent or guardian 14 years of age or older with them. 

 


The Charles Evans Community Library

Charles Evans Community Library is open for community use Monday through Thursday, from 3 to 5:45 pm each day. 

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  The Galena City School District SHS and GILA 2017-2018 school calendar is available for viewing here.


 

UPDATED September 2017 - Here is an updated listing of privately owned lodging establishments in Galena along with those that offer vehicle rentals. Please feel free to share this resource with those needing short or long term, temporary lodging or transportation. If you offer these services we can list them. Please e-mail us at wireless@kiyu.com so we can post it on-line.

Galena Emergency Numbers

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

Fire Department:  911

Police Department:  656-7337

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

Airport Police (statewide, toll free):  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.

 

The Food Section

Pizza sales at the Two Seasons Dining Hall at the Galena Interior Learning Academy are suspended until January. 

When pizza sales resume, here is the list of toppings for pizzas and salads, click here.

All orders must be received before 3 pm on Fridays and delivery will happen between 5:30 and 6:00 pm on Fridays. To place an order, email tammy.white@galenanet.com or call 656-2053, extension 363. (8/23)

 

 

GALENA COFFEE SHOP

Phone Number: 656-2505

Regular Hours: 8:15 am to 2:30 pm

Specials for December 11th - December 16h, 2017

Monday
Crispy Chicken Wrap or Zombies & Seasoned Rice
Tuesday
Beef Brisket Hoagie & Mac Salad
Wednesday
Nachos Supreme or Indian Taco
Thursday
Baked Pork Chops over Rice, Green Beans & a Roll
Friday  
Clam Chowder or Pizza
Saturday
Open 11 am - 2 pm

Burger nights: Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 5 to 7 pm

Credit card payments are only accepted when starting an account.  No personal checks.

 

 

SHS School Menus

DECEMBER 2017 BREAKFAST MENU

                                                        

 MONDAY

TUESDAY

Wednesday

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

               

            

            

        

A         1

In accordance w/Federal law

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

 

 

 

 

 

   

 CHRISTMAS VACATION DEC. 22-JAN. 09, 2017

 

YOGURT PARFAIT

TOAST

MIXED BERRIES

B         4

A         5

B         6

A           7

B         8

 

CINNAMON APPLE OATMEAL

BANANA NUT MUFFINS

YOGURT

 

 

EGG MCHAWK

HASHBROWN PATTYS

ORANGE JUICE

 

SCRAMBLED EGGS

SAUSAGE LINKS

TOAST

SLICED PEARS

 

WAFFLES

BOILED EGGS

STRAWBERRIES

 

ASSORTED DRY CEREAL

BAGEL W/CREAM CHEESE

FRESH FRUIT

 

 

A       11

B       12

A       13

B       14

A       15

 

CREAM OF WHEAT

POPPY SEED MUFFINS

MANDARIN ORANGES

 

 

BISCUITS AND GRAVY

HASH BROWNS

ORANGE JUICE

 

 

EGG OMELETS

TOAST

FRESH FRUIT

 

 

FRENCH TOAST

SAUSAGE LINKS

MIXED BERRIES

 

YOGURT PARFAIT

BLUEBERRY MUFFINS

FRESH FRUIT

B       18

A       19

B       20

A       21

 

 

EGG WRAPS

SAUSAGE PATTYS

MIXED FRUIT

 

BLUEBERRY PANCAKES

SLICED BACON

FRESH FRUIT

 

 

BREAKFAST BURRITOS

HASHBROWNS

PINAPPLE TIDBITS

 

COOKS CHOICE

 
         

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE                                         1% LOWFAT AND NON-FAT WHITE MILK AVAILABLE AT ALL MEAL1% LOWFAT AND NON-FAT WHITE MILK

 

DECEMBER 2017 LUNCH 

 

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

              

            

      

 

A                        1

        

 

  

 

                              

                         

 

 

       COOKS CHOICE

FRESH GRAPES/MELON

NONFAT CHOCOLATE MILK

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

 

B                    4

A                    5

B                    6

 A                  7

B                      8

CHICKEN NUGGETS

POTATO GEMS

CATSUP/MUSTARD

MANDARIN ORANGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

PITA BREAD W/CHILI CONCARNE

LETTUCE,TOMATO,CHEESE

REFRIED BEANS

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

CHEESEBURGER ON BUN

W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

BAKED BEANS

PEACH COBBLER

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

SALISBURY STEAK

BROWN RICE/CORN

CHOICE OF BREAD

MIXED FRUIT

LOWFAT 1% WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

POPCORN CHICKEN

FRENCH FRIES

SWEET N SOUR/CATSUP

APPLESAUCE CUP   

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT STRAWBERRY MILK

 

 

A                 11

B                 12

A                 13

B                 14

 A                   15

 

 GRILLED CHEESE SANDWICH
CREAM OF BROCCOLI SOUP
DICED PEARS

1% FRESH WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

HUNGRY HAWK NACHOES

CHEESE LETTUCE & TOMATO

MEXICAN SALSA

MANDARIN ORANGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK  

 

CHICKEN BURGER ON BUN       

W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

BRUSSEL SPROUTS 

TROPICAL FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

       COOKS CHOICE

 

FRESH RED APPLE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

 

 

HAM & CHEESE MELT  

W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

MACARONI SALAD

FROZEN BERRY SALAD

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

 

 

B                 18

A                 19

B                 20

A                 21

 

CHILI DOG ON STICK

POTATO STICKS

CATSUP

SLICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NIONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

PEPPERONI PIZZA

FRESH SPINACH/ROMAINE

CELERY STICK W/ PEANUT BUTTER  /   FRESH FRUIT   

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK     

NONFAT WHTIE MILK

BURGER OF THE DAY

W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

CHOICE OF VEGETABLE

FRESH FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

 

 

     COOKS CHOICE

 

FRIDAY’S FRUIT OF DAY

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

              CHRISTMAS

       VACATION STARTS

 

 DEC. 22, 2017 – JAN. 09, 2018

 

 

  

 

 

 

                         

 

                          

 

  

  Ho! x 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            

                            


MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE
SALAD BAR IS OFFERED FOR ALL GRADES

GALENA CITY SCHOOL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

 

GILA DECEMBER BREAKFAST MENU IS HERE

GILA DECEMBER LUNCH MENU IS HERE

GILA DECEMBER DINNER MENU IS HERE