Tuesday May 3rd, 2016

                                     

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Monday-Friday

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-Deadline is Friday at 5:30pm

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TUESDAY, MAY 3rd, 2016    

 


 

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                                                                                                                                                       MEETINGS
                                                                                                                                                      

 

 

Below is a list of community meetings planned in the area.

There will be a meeting of the Sidney Huntington School Parent Advisory Committee this Wednesday, May 4th from 5 to 6 pm in the Community Library.  Agenda items include: committee updates, staffing for next year, course offerings and scheduling for next year at the elementary and high school, the community art room, and other items brought to the group. All parents of SHS students are invited to attend.  (4/28)

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NOTICE- We have been airing Yup'ik language programming to our signal on 96.1 in St. Mary's. Thanks to KCUK in Chevak and KYUK in Bethel in helping bring shows tailored for Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta communities. Click here to see the programs that we are airing in St. Mary's. And click here to listen to that stream.

 

NOTICE- As break-up time is here in Alaska, KIYU will keep you informed on the status of Yukon River village conditions. We'll broadcast any important information should a flooding event occur. We have a few documents or links for you to check out that should provide useful information.  Click here to get flood preparation tips. Click here for the National Weather Service's latest River Break-up summary.  Along with the flood prep tips, the National Weather Service of Alaska has a Facebook page, which you can find by clicking here. The National Weather Service also has a "Riverwatch 2016" photo album and information page which you can find by clicking here.

 

UPDATED- Here is a look at the Yukon River in Galena across from the radio station at 3:00pm on Monday (May 2nd). The ice started moving on the Yukon in front of the radio station at about 3pm. View the video by clicking here!

 

NEW- Katia Kontar from UAF is in Galena to get more people to complete the survey about the impact of the 2013 Galena Flood and how those in our area prepare for possible spring breakup flooding. Paper copies of the survey are at the radio station.  So if you did not take the survey online, please stop by the KIYU studio during normal business hours to take a survey, get your small prize and be entered in the raffle for a $25 Galena Coffee Shop gift certificate. (5/2)

 

With the warmer weather and melting snow, there are many Dusty Roads in the villages.  So as you are driving, please slow down to avoid kicking up dust and gravel when passing walkers, runners, and bikers.  (4/25)

 

NEW- The annual Galena City School District Activities Fair and Staff Longevity event will be today (Tuesday) at 5:30 p.m. at the SHS gym. There will be a Native Youth Olympics spaghetti feed fundraiser, booths of the various activities celebrating the accomplishments and awards garnered throughout the year by the students, recognition of staff longevity to the district, silent auctions and photos and videos of other happenings.  All are welcome to come out for a fun evening of food and celebration. (5/2) 

 

NEW- Galena community members are invited during the month of May to pray the Rosary on Sunday mornings 10:30 a.m. at St. John Berchman's Catholic Church, and Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. at the Elders' Center. (5/2)

 

NEW- Everyone is invited to the SHS library tomorrow (Wednesday) at 7pm to hear about the Galena middle school Close-Up trip to Washington DC.  If you’d like to, bring a dessert to share. (5/2) 

 

NEW- The annual Galena Flea Market will take place in the SHS parking lot on Saturday May 14th beginning at 10 am. If you have any questions, call 656-1299 (4/28)

 

-The Galena Sports Authority is holding a Mothers Day raffle in Galena for your chance to win a prize package worth nearly $1800. The prize package includes a round trip airfare on the airline of your choice from Galena, Koyukuk, Nulato, Kaltag, Huslia or Ruby to Fairbanks. You also get a $150 gift certificate to the Chena Pump House, a $100 massage therapy gift certificate, and $1000 cash. Tickets are $20 for one or $50 for three, and the drawing will be held this Friday, May 6th.  To get tickets, contact a member of the Galena Sports Authority, such as Nancy Pitka, Jennal Burgett, Nicole Gregory, Jen Hildebrand, Susan Esmailka, or Barbara Demoski.  (4/22)

 

NEW- The Galena Prom is happening this Saturday, May 7th, at the GILA Gym from 8pm to midnight. Friends and family of students are welcome to stop by from 8 to 9:30.  Prom court will be announced at 9:00pm. This year’s prom theme is “A Mid-Summer’s Night.”  Also, Galena Young Life, the Galena City School District, Iliamna Air Taxi, and Everts Air are hosting the annual after-prom party at SHS.  Sixth through eighth graders are welcome to attend a before-prom party from 6-8pm.  The high school after-prom party will go from 12:30am-4:30am.  (5/2)

 

Parents and children are encouraged to participate in the Sidney C Huntington School Screen-Free Week, continuing through Sunday.  This is an annual celebration when families, schools, and communities swap digital entertainment for the joys of life beyond the screen. Instead of watching T.V., surfing the web, or playing video games, they read, think, create, get physically active, enjoy the outdoors, and spend more time with family and friends. Today's featured screen-free activity is the Galena Activities and Staff Recognition Fair, which begins at 5:30.  Click here for more information including a list of activities you can participate in. If you have any questions, please call or e-mail at ayla.kalke@galenanet.com or 656-1883 extension 120.

 

NEW- The Galena Good News Kids Club is expecting to sell flowers and bedding plants again this year.  The plants may arrive soon, so stay tuned to the Wireless for further updates.  Call or text Genny Brown at 444-3012 with any questions. (5/2)

 

  Galena Hawks hooded sweatshirts are still available.  They are blue in color with the G-Hawk logo on the front. They are $25 a piece for youth sizes and adult sizes small to XL; adult XXL and larger are $27 each.  See Josh Pittsenbarger to purchase one. (4/26)

 

The KIYU Community Service Scholarship is back. Any student in the KIYU listening area can apply if they meet the qualifications. The value of the scholarship is $1000.  Here is the application.

 

The Doyon Foundation is currently accepting applications for scholarships for the fall 2016 semester. The application deadline is 5 p.m. on Monday, May 16. Students may apply for a competitive scholarship, which range from $5,000 to $9,000, or basic scholarship, which are $800 for part-time students and $1,200 for full-time students. Competitive scholarships are awarded through a competitive review process, while basic scholarships are awarded to all students who meet the eligibility guidelines and submit a completed application by the appropriate deadline. More details on the scholarships and the requirements to apply for them can be read by downloading this document ===> Doyon Foundation Fall Scholarship (4/18)

 

- The TCC Diabetes Team will be at the Edgar Nollner Health Center in Galena to offer a series of diabetes prevention and care workshops today (Tuesday) and tomorrow (Wednesday).   These workshops will teach simple lifestyle changes that can help prevent Type-2 diabetes and minimize the risk of complications, including some cooking tips and demonstrations.  Call the clinic at 656-1366 to sign up or to learn more. (4/15)

 

   

Louden Tribal Council is currently accepting applications for its summer youth employment program.  Workers must be between 14 and 21 years old to be involved, and family income is a factor used in determining eligibility.  Applications are available at the Louden office and are due by the end of the day on May 5th. Call the Louden office at 656-1711 with any questions.(4/20)

 

 

LOST, in Galena: An oval shaped remote vehicle starter was lost in Galena. If you find it, please turn it into the radio station so we can give it to it's rightful owner. (4/30)

FOUND: On the road near Beaver Creek outside of Galena, a lens cap.  Also found in Galena: woman's prescription glasses, small wooden stool, and a Northern Outfitters plunge mitt.  All of these items have been turned into KIYU.  Call 656-1488 to describe and claim.

FOUND: If you lost a cell phone in Galena? Call 656-7050 to describe and claim. (4/25)

LOST: in Galena, an iPad with red case.  There is a name engraved on the back that will tell you who this iPad belongs to.  Lost somewhere at SHS. There is a $100 reward if it's found and returned! Call 888-7035 if found. (4/21)

 

 

   

*** 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- Rand has a new giveaway table restocked today at his house on Louden on Galena.  Stop by to see what he's giving away! (5/2)

UPDATED- For sale in Galena: Grumman Square stern canoe with Yamaha 8hp 2-stroke outboard - $2100. Will sell canoe for 1200. Wooden pirogue style canoe - $75. Gas range - $200

55 gallon poly drums - $20 ea    (2 LEFT). Aluminum snowmobile sled with hitch, has new ½” thick runners - $300. Various lengths of 1/4" synthetic winch line with eyes spliced in both ends - $1.20/ft:

Couch - $200, Love seat $150, Easy Chair $50 Or all 3 for $375. Antique Wood dresser -$400. Antique Wood Desk with Drawers  - $200. Kitchen Island/Work Cart - $100. Kitchen Table with 4 chairs and 2 benches - $450. 32” TV -  $120. Blue ray player -$75. Dvd player -$50. 4 drawer metal file cabinet -$75. 5 rubbermaid 3 drawer plastic drawer systems - $25 ea. Happy light - $20. Solid Wood bookshelf – 4’ wide by 6.5’ tall - $100. Cabelas commercial grade vacuum sealer with lots of bags - $150. Rough sawn lumber – priced individually. Sitka Gear Flash 32 backpack - $250. 7/16” rope -.30/ft. seine web - great for gardening or for capturing your wood pile. Fiskars splitting maul - $60. Lots of food items as well. You can reach Ross at 650-7256 or Wendy at 656-7257  (4/30)

WANTED, In Galena: 6 bags of cement. Call 656-7025. (4/30)

WANTED: In Galena: shelves and end tables or small tables. Call (907) 978-3716 with any offers. (4/26)

WANTED: In Galena, Stanton Construction will be working on the new district heating system at GILA and are interested in gas grills, refrigerators and freezers they can buy or rent for their camp this summer. Anyone who has one of these items for sale or rent can call Nick at 505-0605 or 656-1301. (4/26)

FOR SALE: In Galena, a Yamaha YZ 85 motor bike, asking $600. Call 656-7093 to make an offer.  (4/25)

FOR SALE: in Galena, a brand new strapless dress with layered skirt. Tags still attached, no rips or stains and was only tried on once. Call 460-2057 if interested. (4/23)

FOR SALE: In Galena, a small portable washer for $150. Call 656-7010 if interested. (4/24)

Looking to buy moose, caribou, elk & deer antlers at $8 a pound.  Will arrange for shipping from the Bush. Call Erik in Fairbanks at 378-5974 or e-mail FairbanksAntlers@yahoo.com and please tell him you heard about it on KIYU.

 

 

- Wanna know what events are happening in Galena? Go to the Hawk Highlights event planner here.

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 -The Galena bus schedule is attached here.

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Here is the fall/winter swim schedule.

Open Swims:

Friday and Saturday nights from 7 to 8:30 pm 

Lap Swims

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 6:30 to 7:30 am

Tuesday and Thursday: 5 to 6 pm

Family Swim:

Sunday from 5 to 6:30 pm

Call Sandy at 656-4545 with any questions about the pool.

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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):  1-800-811-0911 FREE

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

 

 

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

May 2-7th, 2016

Open 8:15-2pm each weekday, and other openings as noted

Monday

Chicken Wraps

 

Tuesday

Thai Noodles with Chicken

 

Wednesday

Nachos Supreme

 

Thursday

Prime Rib Sandwiches

 

Friday

Pizza & Clam Chowder

Burger Night 5-7 pm

 

Saturday

Open 11am-2pm

Burger Night 5-7 pm

 

 

Please call in orders early is possible; We can take a credit card payment only when starting an account, thank you!! No personal checks.

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SIDNEY C HUNTINGTON SCHOOL MENUS

 

 

MAY 2016 BREAKFAST

 

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

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

 

       

            

        

     

     

      

 

 

A             2

B              3

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A             6

EGG OMELET

CINNAMON TOAST

FRESH FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

EGG MC HAWK

HASH BROWNS

ORANGE JUICE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

BREAKFAST BURRITO

HASH BROWN

FRUIT OF THE DAY

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

FRENCH TOAST W/SYRUP

LINK SAUSAGE

SLICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

YOGURT PARFAIT

BANANA MUFFINS

MIXED BERRIES

NONFAT WHITE MILK

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

B              9

A           10

B            11

A           12

B            13

ASSORTED CEREAL

BAGELS W/CREAM CHEESE

FRUIT OF THE DAY

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

WAFFLES

SAUSAGE PATTY

STAWBERRIES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

    COOKS CHOICE

 

FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

BLUEBERRY STRUSSEL

CORNED BEEF HASH

ORANGE JUICE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKES

W/WHIP CREAM

BOILED EGGS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

A                              16  

B            17

A           18

B            19

          

                            

     COOKS CHOICE

 

FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

 

EGG MC HAWK

HASH BROWNS

ORANGE JUICE

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK    

PIZZA BAGELS

FRUIT OF THE DAY

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

GRADUATION DAY!

 

LAST DAY OF SCHOOL!

NO BREAKFAST

COMMUNTIY PICNIC

@11AM

 

     

“GALENA CITY SCHOOL IS AN EQUAL OPPURTUNITY PROVIDER”

 

 

                    

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                  

 MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE                   

 

                             

MAY 2016 LUNCH

 

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

 

 

 

              

 

      

                           

   Starting May 20, 2016   

 

                      

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     Cooks Choice       

 

MIXED FRUIT

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

PEPPERONI PIZZA

CELERY STICK W PEANUT BUTTER

DICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

BBQ PORK PATTY

MIXED VEGETABLES

APPLE FRUIT POCKETS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

 NONFAT WHITE MILK

ENCHILADAS

STEAMED WHITE RICE

KERNEL CORN

PINEAPPLE TIDBITS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

POPCORN CHICKEN

SMILEY POTATO

FRUIT OF DAY

CATSUP/ S&S SAUCE

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

B          9

A           10

B           11

A           12

B          13

TOMATO PLUS SOUP

TUNA FISH SANDWICH

SLICED PEACHES

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

SPINACH TORTILLA  WITH

FAJITA MEAT, CHEESE, LETTUCE AND TOMATO

MEXICAN SALSA

FRUIT POCKETS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

POPCORN CHICKEN

BAKED BEANS

DICED PEACHES

CATSUP/SWEET N SOUR

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

FRENCH BREAD PIZZA

ROMAINE SALAD

FRUIT OF DAY

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

HAM & CHEESE HOAGIE

W/LETTUCE & TOMATO

CUT BROCCOLI

FRUIT OF DAY

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT FLAVORED MILK

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B           17

A           18

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     Cooks Choice          

 

DICED PEARS

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

         

 

BBQ PORK PATTY

BAKED BEANS

FRENCH FRIES

FRUIT POCKETS       

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

NONFAT WHITE MILK

 

    Cooks Choice

 

FRUIT OF DAY

1% LOWFAT WHITE MILK

Graduation 7:00 pm                     at   SHS Gym

 NO BREAKFAST


Last day of school

Community Picnic starts at 11:00 am           

  

 

Summer vacation begins

 

 

5-19-16 Last day school

 

 

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

 

 

Galena City School District is an equal Opportunity Provider”

 

 

 

Prom  May 07, 2016 for SHS & GILA students

 

 MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE                                                                                       SALAD BAR AT ALL GRADES

                                                                                    

 

 

 

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