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Saturday, December 10th 2016

           

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SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10th, 2016                         


 

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KIYU INFO

 

Shop for the holidays. Check out this sale on KIYU Merchandise including 80 below thermometers (let's hope we don't get there), t-shirts, mugs, emergency radios, leatherman's, etc!

 

UPDATED: If you missed the "Pac Men" 80's music concert at SHS in Galena on Decemebr 3rd, We'll be broadcasting the concert tomorrow, Sunday Decemebr 11th on KIYU beginning at 4pm. The video is available online in 3 parts at this link.

 

KIYU and Gorilla Fireworks are going to light up the sky for New Year's Eve once again. Get ready to ring in the new year with fireworks over the rivers. The Yukon, Andreafsky and the Koyukuk will be lit up for a fun-filled night of celebration. The Galena display will begin at 7 pm on New Years Eve. KIYU is donating fireworks to all of the villages we broadcast in, so check with local leaders for details on the fireworks show in your village. (11/26)

 

Listeners of 92.9 FM in Galena can now get some holiday cheer whenever they want to, because Sasquatch is playing all Christmas music, all of the time throughout the holiday season.  For those who can't don't receive 92.9, just click here for the on-line stream.

 

Away from the radio or don't have internet access and still want to catch your favorite KIYU programming? All you need is a phone line and you can be connected to us immediately. Just call toll-free at 1-888- 25 RADIO, that's 1-888-257-2346.


       MEETINGS
      

The Koyukuk River Fish and Game Advisory Committee will meet next Monday, December 12th in Huslia at the Tribal Council Office at approximately 4 pm.  Items on the meeting agenda include election of three Huslia seats, an update on the wolf control program in Allakaket, federal grant proposals and more. The complete agenda is here. (11/26)

On Wednesday, December 14th, the Galena City School District Board of Education will hold a monthly work session at 6pm and regular monthly meeting at 7 in the Community Library. The public is invited to attend. The work session agenda is here and the monthly meeting agenda is here.



From KIYU News: The Galena Canvas Board met on Friday December 9th. 20 absentee ballots were counted, with 11 voting yes and 9 voting no. The final vote tall for the December 6th election to recall GCSD School Board President Kim Kopp to 113 yes votes and 76 no votes. The results must be certified by the Galena City Council at its next meeting which is scheduled for December 20.  The approximate voter turnout was 73 percent.

 

The Galena Community Pool is closed until further notice due to heat issues with the facility. (12/4)

 

Galena Musical Theatre presents its third annual winter production: "Bertram Peabody’s Holiday Special" - a celebration of joy, cheer, and all around good vibrations. The play was written by Galena's Natalie Olender, and features many familiar holiday tunes.  Shows will be at the GILA Auditorium today, and tomorrow, Saturday December 10th and Sunday December 11 at 7:00pm each night. Admission is free, but generous donations would be greatly appreciated.  (11/29)

 

Ravn is offering a special one-way fare of $289 between Galena and Anchorage on December 14th or 18th. Three day advance purchase is required. For more details view the flyer here. Call Ravn in Galena at 656-1875 or go to www.flyravn.com for more information (12/1)

 

NEW - The Galena Sports Authority will be hosting a Christmas Carnival on Saturday, December 17th at the Larson Charlie Community Hall from 4 to 6 pm.  There will be food, games, prizes and more.  Volunteers are needed to help organize the event.  Contact a member of the GSA, such as Jen Hildebrand, Nancy Pitka, Jennal Burgett, Nicole Gregory, Susan Esmailka or Barbara Demoski, for more details. (12/8)

NEW- Louden Tribal Council is hosting its annual Christmas Party at the Larson Charlie Community Hall in Galena on Sunday, December 18th from 5 to 8pm. The entire community is invited and you're asked to bring a dish to share if possible. There will be stockings for the kids, door prizes and a Chinese auction. Call Louden at 656-1711 if you have any questions. (12/6)

 

A documentary film titled "The Insanity of God" will be shown at the Galena Bible Church tomorrow, Sunday, December 11th at 6:30 pm. "The Insanity of God" is the true story of missionaries Nik and Ruth Ripken and how they reacted to the death of their son.  The film's trailer can be seen here: http://www.nikripken.com/Insanity-of-god/#movie
 

 


Tickets are available for the Galena Education Association's Turkey Dinner raffle. The prize is a turkey, stuffing, and all of the fixings, plus a Ninja Multi-Cooker to cook it in.  The drawing will take place at the Community Craft Fair on December 10.  See Carrie Given, Trisha Esmailka or Lynn Betterton to get tickets, or buy them at the Craft Fair.  Tickets are $5 each or 5 for $20, and proceeds will benefit GEA college scholarships for students in the Galena City School District. Please call Carrie at 656-7191 for further questions or information. (11/21)

 

Galena's annual Community Craft Fair will be held in the SHS high school gym today (Saturday) beginning at 5 pm. All school-owned tables are reserved at this point, but space is still available if vendors want to supply their own tables.  If you would like to sell at the event but have not reserved a space yet, contact Kim Wolf at 717-6633 or send her a message on Facebook. . In addition, the Senior Cafe in Mrs. Wightman's classroom will be open for business during the Craft Fair from 5 to 7 pm, selling hot food and baked goods to benefit the Galena high school senior class.  (updated 11/23)

 

NEW- Dr. Jim Lagattuta from the TCC Behavioral Health Department in Galena will be in Huslia Monday December 12th through Thursday December 15th. For an appointment to see him call 829-2253 or 1 (800) 478-6822 extension 3973 or 5305. (12/7)

 

NEW- There are quite a few holiday activities coming up at the Elders Center in Galena!

 

NEW- The Sidney C. Huntington School Parent Advisory Committee is seeking a student representative to join the committee.  The student representative would provide observations, ideas and feedback to the committee about a variety of issues and programs. The student representative casts an advisory vote on all issues that pertain to the educational program.  To be eligible, a student representative must be in grades 7 through 12 at SHS, and must have been a student for at least one semester.  To apply, please submit a letter of interest to Principal Ken Essex or PAC Chairperson Jenny Bryant by December 20th.  The SHS PAC meets on the first Monday of each month during the school year.  The meetings are held in the Charles Evans Community Library at 6 p.m. and can last from 1 to 2 hours. (12/7)

 

It's almost time for the annual New Years Eve Sleepover at SHS for Galena students in grades 1 through 8. It begins on December 31st at 8pm. Please bring $10 along with a sleeping bag and pillow. Ice water and snacks will be provided but you may bring your own. No energy drinks or soda please.  There will be movies and games that night as well.  Please RSVP by calling or texting Kim Wolf at 717-6633 or sending her a Facebook message. More info is in a flyer here. (12/5)

 

Flu shots are now available at the Edgar Nollner Health Center in Galena. You may stop by the clinic any weekday before 3pm without an appointment to get your flu shot. (11/21)

 

NEW-Paddy Nollner's 80th birthday is coming up and the community of Galena is invited out to a birthday celebration for him Friday December 23rd in Galena's Community Hall at 6pm. There will be a potlatch style dinner; you're asked to bring a dish to share but birthday cake is provided. Any musicians willing to play for a dance at 9pm would be great. Folks unable to attend but wanting to send their well wishes to Paddy can email hildebrand.jen@gmail.com or send a note or card to PO Box 34, Galena, 99741. If you have any questions, call 656-7161, 656-7055 or 440-1544 (12/8)

 

You can Support Karrie Pavish Anderson's upcoming album "Corner of 17th & Faith" by pre-ordering the album and/or pledging at one of a variety of budget levels at http://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/climbing. The deadline for her fundraising goal is midnight Saturday, and if she doesn't meet the goal, the project cannot be completed

NEW - The first games of the 2016-2017 Galena Hawks high school basketball season are coming up at the Grace Grizzly Classic in Anchorage. KIYU will have live audio coverage, courtesy of veteran play-by-play announcer Karl Pulliam.  On Thursday (Dec15), the Galena girls play at 3 pm against Bethel, followed by the Galena boys against Bethel at 4:45 pm. On Friday, the Galena girls play Grace Christian at 6:30 pm, and then the boys play Grace at 8:15 pm.  The tournament wraps up on Saturday morning with games against Glenallen: girls play at 10 am, followed by the boys at 11:45 am.  (12/8)

 

The Galena Little Hawks athletic programs will be conducting a new fundraising effort over the next few months: T-shirt raffles.  To participate, you can buy a raffle T-shirt for $40.  Each shirt will contain a raffle number, and additional raffle numbers can be added to your shirt for $30 per number.  Then, a number will be drawn during Galena Hawks home basketball games on January 14th, January 28th, February 25th, and March 3rd - with the possibility of winning $250 at each game.  If your number is pulled, it goes back into the can for the next drawing as well.  The final drawing on March 4th will be for the Grand Prize of $500. You must be present at the gym, with the raffle T-shirt on, to be eligible to win.  All funds raised from 2017 Raffle T-shirt fundraiser will support the Galena Little Hawks Wrestling Club and other Little Hawks sport programs. See Josh Pittsenbarger in the GILA Auto Shop or call him at 656-7439 to arrange purchase. (11/17)

 

Check out the Galena City School District's sports calendar here.

 

   

NEW- The Koyukuk/Nowitna/Innoko National Wildlife Refuge is currently accepting applications for a Refuge Information Technician in Galena. Applications are available at the office in Galena, and are due by December 12th. For more information about this position, please contact Jeremy Havener at the Fish and Wildlife office: 656-1231. (12/6)

Tanana Chiefs Conference has the following job openings across the TCC region: ENHC Director, Behavior Health Clinician and Behavioral Health Aide in Galena; Behavioral Health Aide in Koyukuk; Village Public Safety Officers in Huslia, Tanana and Nulato; Elder Nutrition Cook in Kaltag; and Community Health Aide/Practitioner in Ruby. Region wide TCC is also hiring for an Itinerant Community Health Aide/Practitioner and Village Public Safety Officer. To apply, contact Tanana Chiefs at 1-800-478-6822 Ext. 3155, email humanresources@tananachiefs.org, or visit their website at www.tananachiefs.org.  (updated 12/7)

KIYU is seeking a qualified electrician to complete the installation of a back-up generator. This person should have experience in installing transfer switches, wiring and installing generator components, working with city if needed on safety issues and other requirements to complete this task. The job will be given based on qualifications and required compensation. Person will be paid once job is totally completed. Please contact KIYU General Manager Brian Landrum at 656-1488 or e-mail office@kiyu.com ASAP if interested. (11/22)

 

NEW - LOST: In Galena, a camera in black/green case.  The camera has irreplaceable family pictures. If found, please contact KIYU. (12/7)

 

   

*** 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 24 inch Mongoose Element bike. Call or text 656-7040 for more info. (12/7)

WANTED: In Galena, a small boat trailer in any condition. Call Larry after 12pm at 656-7095. (12/5)

WANTED: In Galena, a 150 to 200 gallon plastic water tank. Call Dick Evans at 656-8257 with any offers. (12/5)

FOR SALE: In Galena, a 2014 SkiDoo MXZ Sport 600 snowmachine. Call 656-7133 (12/1)

FOR SALE: In Galena, split blocks or cords of firewood by the truck load.  Call Duke at 656-7051. (11/29)

WANTED: In Galena, men's roller skates, size 12 or so. Traditional style, not roller blades. Needed for the upcoming high school holiday musical theatre production.  If you have a pair of skates you can loan out, please leave a message for Natalie at 656-2112. (11/29)

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Galena Community Pool Winter Hours

The Galena Community Pool is closed until further notice due to heat issues with the facility. (12/4)

Regular Winter Schedule:

Open Swims:

Fridays and Saturdays from 7 - 8:30 pm

Morning Lap Swims:

Monday – Wednesday – Friday from 6:30 - 7:30 am

Afternoon Lap Swims:
Tuesday and Thursday from 5 - 6 pm

 

The Community Library Winter hours in Galena are Monday through Thursdays from 3pm to 6pm, and Sundays from 12noon to 3pm during the school year.

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Galena Bus Schedule


Any changes in the bus schedule due to weather
conditions will be announced on KIYU in the morning.

Morning pickups

Gana-Yoo Apartments: 7:40

Post Office 7:42

Gabe’s Drive 7:50 a.m.

Crow Creek 7:55 a.m.

Louden Loop 8:00 a.m.

Antoski 8:04 a.m.

Arrives at SHS at 8:09 a.m.

There will be morning bus departures from SHS at 8:10 a.m. and 8:45 a.m., and from the GILA Dining Hall at 8 a.m., 8:30 a.m. and 8:35 a.m.

There will be mid-day bus departures from GILA at 12:25 p.m. and 12:35 p.m.

In the afternoon, the bus departs from SHS at 3:10 p.m. for elementary student drop-offs. 

Buses depart from both SHS and GILA at 4 pm for high schoolers. 


  The GCSD pre-K through 8th grade calendar for the school year is here and the high school calendar is here. SHS breakfast and lunch menus at the bottom of this wireless page.


 

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:  656-0911

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

GALENA COFFEE SHOP

 Phone Number: 656-2505

*Winter hours are 8 am to 2 pm on weekdays*

December 5th to December 10th

Monday
Turkey Wrap w/Fried Rice

Tuesday
Thai Noodles w/Chicken

Wednesday
Nachos Supreme or Indian Taco

Thursday
Homemade Lasagna w/garlic bread

Friday
Homemade clam chowder or pizza

Saturday
open from 11 am to 2 pm

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

Please call in orders early if possible (656-2505)

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


 

Two Seasons Dining Hall at GILA: CLICK HERE FOR A MENU!


16-inch ready to eat pizza, $25. Gourmet cookies, $10 a dozen with any pizza order!

Send order to tammy.white@galenanet.com or call 656-2053,ext 363 by 3pm on Friday.

Orders available for pickup Friday 4pm–7 pm.

The GILA Two Seasons Dining Hall wants you to let them know if you'd like them to sell pizza on Friday December 23rd, Friday December 30th or Saturday December 31st (around Christmas & New Year's).

 


 

SHS Menus

                  DECEMBER 2016 BREAKFAST MENU

 

 MONDAY

TUESDAY

Wednesday

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

               

            

            

A         1

B         2

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

 

 

 

 

 

EGG MC HAWK

TRI-TATORS

ORANGE JUICE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

ASSORTED DRY CEREAL

ASSORTED MUFFINS

ASSORTED YOGURT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

A         5

B         6

A         7

B           8

A         9

CINNAMON APPLE OATMEAL TOAST

SLICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

CINNAMON ROLL

CORNED BEEF HASH

ORANGE JUICE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

BREAKFAST BURRITO

HASH BROWN PATTY

PINAPPLES TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKES

SLICED BACON

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

ASSORTED DRY CEREAL

BAGEL W/CREAM CHEESE

MIXED BERRIES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

B       12

A       13

B       14

A       15

B       16

CREAM OF WHEAT

POPPY SEED MUFFINS

MANDARIN ORANGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

BISCUITS AND GRAVY

HASHBROWNS

ORANGE JUICE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

HAM AND EGGS

TOAST

FRESH FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

PIZZA BAGELS

FRESH APPLES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

COOKS CHOICE

 

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

A       19

B       20

A       21

 

 

HOT OATMEAL

BANANA BREAD

DICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

BLUEBERRY PANCAKES

LINK SAUSAGE

MIXED BERRIES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

BREAKFAST BAGEL

FRESH ORANGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

CHRISTMAS BREAK: DEC 22-JAN 11

 MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE                                        

 

 

                           DECEMBER    2016      LUNCH 

 

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

              

            

      

A                       1

B                        2

        

 

  HO! HO!  HO!                                     

 

                                

CHICKEN FAJITA STRIP ON SPINACH TORTILLA W/LETTUCE TOMATO & SALSA

REFRIED BEANS

FRESH GRAPES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

 

FISH STICKS

FRESH GREEN COLESLAW

TARTER SAUCE

ASSORTED BERRIE YOGURT

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

A                      5

B                     6

A                    7

 B                       8

A                       9

HOT DOG ON WW BUNS

SMILEY POTAOTES

CATSUP/MUSTARD

MANDARIN ORANGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

TONYS PEPPERONI PIZZA

CELERY STICKS W/PEANUT BUTTER

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

CHEESEBURGER ON BUN

W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

BAKED BEANS

TROPICAL FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

MEXICAN BEAN SOUP

W/TORTILLA CHIPS, CHEESE

AND SOUR CREAM

SLICED PEACHES

LOWFAT 1% WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

POPCORN CHICKEN

FRENCH FRIES

FRUIT OF THE DAY

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

 

 

                    12

A                     13

B                     14

A                      15

                         16

CHICKEN NUGGETS

POTATO STICKS

SWEET N SOUR SAUCE

DICED PEACHES

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

SMILEY POTATO

FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

       COOKS CHOICE

 

DICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

 

 

FRIDAY’S SANDWICH OF DAY

W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

VEGETABLE

APPLESAUCE CUP

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

 

 

                         19

20

21

 

 

BBQ PORK PATTY

ON HOAGIE

BAKED BEANS

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITEW MILK

NIONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

CHICKEN FAJITA STRIPS

W/MIXED VEGETABLES   

STEAMED RICE

TROPICAL FRUIT

PILOT BREAD

1% LOWFAT WHTIE MILK     

         COOKS CHOICE

 

APPLESAUCE CUP

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

CHRISTMAS VACATION STARTS DEC. 22, 2016 – JAN. 10, 2017

        

 

 

  

 

 

Galena City School District is an equal opportunity provider.

        

 

 

  

 n 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

 

           


GILA Two Seasons Dining Hall menus:

December breakfast

December lunch

December dinner