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                                                                                         KIYU YUKON WIRELESS

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

 

TUESDAY,  September 2nd 2014

Here is a special weather statement for the KIYU listening area....

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FAIRBANKS HAS ISSUED A * FLOOD ADVISORY FOR... RIVERS AND STREAMS IN THE NULATO HILLS... * UNTIL 215 AM AKDT WEDNESDAY

*ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN WILL FALL OVER THE NULATO HILLS FROM THE UNALAKLEET RIVER NORTHWARD THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. SOME LOCATIONS ON WEST FACING SLOPES WILL LIKELY RECEIVE MORE THAN TWO INCHES OF RAIN.

* SMALL STREAMS AND RIVERS DRAINING THE NULATO HILLS FROM THE UNALAKLEET RIVER NORTHWARD WILL EXPERIENCE RAPID RISES TONIGHT AND TUESDAY. MOST RIVERS WILL BE BANKFULL AND MINOR FLOODING WILL OCCUR IN SOME LOW LYING AREAS.

* HUNTERS AND OTHER TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO MONITOR WATER LEVELS BE PREPARED FOR HIGH WATER AND MINOR FLOODING. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED AREAS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

 

                                                                          

-There will be a regular municipal election in Galena on Tuesday, October 7th for the purpose of electing a mayor, 5 City Council Seats and 2 School Board seats. For details on the terms of those seats, what the qualifications are, and how to file as a candidate, please click here or stop by City Hall. (8-20)

 

-State of Alaska voter registration applications are available at Galena City Hall.  To vote in the upcoming local and general elections, residents must have their names in the Galena precinct register.

The deadline to register to vote or update your voter registration record for the 2014 REAA (Regional Education Attendance Area) school board election is September 7th. Registration forms are available at any Division of Elections office, municipal offices, tribal offices, or at www.elections.alaska.gov  or by calling the Division of Elections at 1-866-952-8683.

                                                         

-The Winter Bear, a play inspired by the life of elder Sidney Huntington, will be performed at several villages in the area this week and next. The performance in Ruby is scheduled for this Thursday, September 4th, Nulato on Friday, September 5th, Kaltag on Monday, September 8th and Huslia on Wednesday, September 10th. All locations will have a community potluck at 5 pm before the performance at 7. All performances are FREE. Click here for more details.

 

-Louden Tribal Council has been informed that elevation applications submitted for next summer's building season will be competing for elevation funds. If you submitted an application after June 25th, or plan to submit one soon, be aware that your application will be based on eligibility criteria. Please note that owning flood insurance will increase your eligibility and priority status. If you have questions or concerns, please call March Runner at the Louden office at 656-1711. (8-11)

 

 

-NEW There will be emergency services coordination and training in Galena this Saturday, September 6th, at the Edgar Nollner Health Center lobby. This will be for current fire fighters, search and rescue workers, medical responders and life guards as well as volunteers willing to serve in emergency roles. For more details call:

Medical 656-1366

Fire 656-1918

Police 656-2177

Troopers 656-1233

Galena Search and Rescue 656-1334

 

-NEW Get ready for the Third Annual Mixed 6 Volleyball Tournament in Galena on Saturday, October 11th. Ages 7th grade through adults are welcome to play. Cost is $20 per team of 6 to 8 players. There is a $2 entry fee for non players. Events will include: auctioning off players, dead fish, a 50/50, baked goods, 6 square and more. Get more details here.

                                                                                                     

-The Alaska Wildlife Troopers remind you that hunting season is here and hunters should be prepared for the season by ensuring that they have all their documents as well as safety gear ready to go. Here is a list of items that you should have with you as you prepare. If you have any questions, or to report a violation, please give Trooper Hildebrand a call at 907-656-1634 or contact the Alaska Department of Fish and Game at 907-656-1345. (8-8)

 

-If you live, work with or have a family member who deals with addiction, there is help for you. An Al-Anon meeting is held each Wednesday evening at 7 at the Galena Clinic. You can enter through the front door which will be locked at 7:15 for security reasons. You can also park and enter through the rear at any time during the meeting.

 

 

-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.

 

- Galena Community Movie Nights return this Saturday September 6 at a new time. Movies will start at 6pm at GILA Auditorium. This Saturday's movie is "Divergent".

 

 

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.

 

                                                     

- Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium is seeking a "bear guard" to work for 2-3 weeks in early September. Some safety certification in gun handling is required. Call 907-317-9161 if you are interested. (8-22)

- Louden Tribal Council has 2 positions available: a housing assistant and also an administrative assistant/receptionist.  Job descriptions can be seen at the Louden office. Applicants for both positions must be willing to submit to a background check and drug test prior to hiring. Applications will be accepted until September 5th. If you have any questions call March Runner at 656-1711.

- NEW Here is a list of extra-curricular positions for the 2014-2015 school year in Galena:

Head boys basketball coach

Assistant boys basketball coach

Head girls basketball coach

Assistant girls basketball coach

Head X-C Ski coach

NYO Coach

One Junior High Basketball coach

X-C ski trail maintenance

Junior Class Advisor

Senior Class Advisor

Student Council Advisor

Qualifications:

-High School diploma/GED

-Coaching certificate with ASAA (Required to be registered for the class before starting date)

-Type and amount of prior job experience

-Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the District may find appropriate and acceptable.

Please send a letter of intent/interest and state the position you are interested to GCSD, attention Jon Buchanan. Include in the letter some of your qualifications and any prior experience related to the position. Once applicants’ letters have been reviewed interviews will be scheduled for selected individuals. If you coached the previous school year in one of these positions please indicate your intent to Jon. (8-27)

 

 - NEW Ravn Alaska is seeking a customer service agent in Galena. This is a full-time, benefit-eligible position. Candidate must be flexible and willing to work days, nights, weekends and holidays. All interested persons are encouraged to submit a completed employment application to Ravn office at the Galena Airport.

 

                                     

                                                     

*** 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!

- NEW WANTED: To Borrow: GILA Ptarmigan Hall’s Music & Arts program would really appreciate folks loaning them a total of 14 life jackets September 5-6. Call Ptarmigan Hall at 656-2112 to leave Karrie a message if you have any they may borrow. They would need the life jackets no later than the morning of Friday, September 5.

- WANTED: Looking for a small (about 10 horsepower) working boat motor. Might possibly be interested in motor mount also. If you have one for sale at a reasonable price please call 907-328-9395. (8-25)

- WANTED: Looking for a small wood stove. If you can help call 656-7327. (8-26)

- NEW FOUND: A bicycle basket. It was found on Antoski in Galena. Call KIYU at 656-1488 to describe and claim. (8-31)

- NEW FOUND: A fleece jacket was found at the elementary playground in Galena. Call KIYU at 656-1488 to describe and claim. (8-31)

- NEW FOUND: A multi-speed bike, blue-ish in color. Call KIYU to describe and claim. (8-31)

- NEW MISSING: At the Buchanan's moving sale Sunday, someone accidentally took a basketball, brownish in color with coins in it. Please return it if you have it. (9-1)

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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 September 1st - September 6th

Open 8:15 to 2pm

Monday

Tuesday

Chicken salad sandwich or pulled pork with mac salad

Wednesday

Crunch Wrap Supreme or Indian taco

Thursday

Chicken Coconut Curry

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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-The fall/winter schedule for the Galena Pool has begun and includes open swims on Friday and Saturday nights from 7 to 8:30 pm.

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     AUGUST 2014 BREAKFAST

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.

   

 

       

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WELCOME BACK

TO SCHOOL

 

 

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HOT OATMEAL

HOMEMADE TOAST

MANDARIN ORANGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

CINNAMON ROLL

MEAT OF MORNING

FRESH ORANGES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

CREAM OF WHEAT

WG BLUEBERRY MUFFIN

SLICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

BUTTERMILK PANCAKES W/SYRUP

SLICED BACON

APPLESAUSE

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

COLD CEREAL

WG BAGEL W/CREAM CHEESE

MIXED FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

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HOT OATMEAL

W/ BROWN SUGAR

CINNAMON STICK

FRESH ORANGE WEDGES

NONFAT WHITE MILK

SCRAMBLED EGGS

W/ SAUSAGE CRUMBLE

WG VARIETY MUFFIN

MANDARIN ORANGES

NONFAT WHITE MILK

COLD CEREAL

GRANOLA BAR

DICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

EGG MC HAWK

FRESH RED APPLE

NONFAT WHITE MILK

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

WG BELGIUM WAFFLE

LINK SAUSAGE

FRUIT OF MORNING

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

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

         AUGUST 2014 LUNCH

 

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TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Serving Cheeseburger

 

 

 

WELCOME BACK

TO SCHOOL

 w/fries (Weds.) Aug. 20

                        

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                             

   

 

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WG CHICKEN NUGETTS

SWEET POTATO FRIES

SWEET N SOUR/CATSUP

TROPICAL FRUIT

1% WHITE LOWFAT MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

CHICKEN BURGER ON WW BUN W/ROMAINE LETTUCE & TOMATO/MANDARIN

CUT GREEN BEANS

NONFAT WHITE MILK

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

 

CHEESEBURGER ON BUN

W/ LETTUCE & TOMATO

BAKED BEANS

SLICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

HUNGRY HAWK NACHOES

W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

MEXICAN SALSA

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS    

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

POPCORN CHICKEN

CUT BROCCOLI

MIXED FRUIT

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

 

 

 

 

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

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HOT DOG ON WW BUN

VEGETABLE

CATSUP/MUSTARD

APPLESAUCE

1 % LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

PEPPERONI PIZZA

FRESH ROMAINE SALAD

TROPICAL FRUIT   

1 % LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

      COOKS CHOICE

 

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

YAKISOBA

CUT BROCCOLI

WW CINNAMON STICK

SLICED PEACHES

1% FRESH WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

HAM & CHEESE SANDWICH

ON WW HOAGIE

GREEN COLESLAW

FRUIT OF DAY

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

 

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

 

 

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