The Tundra Drums - CAUYAT - The Beat of the Yukon Kuskokwim Delta

 

Iron Dog teams hit the trail this weekend

Three men from the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta will take to their snowmachines this weekend for the Iron Dog race from Southcentral to Nome and back. This year Steven Boney, 34 of Bethel, teamed up with Doug Dixon of Anchorage. This is Boney’s fifth...

Phillips wins February 50

Herman Phillip won the February 50 sled dog race Saturday, according to KYUK. The Kwthluk man finished the course in 3 hours and 52 minutes with a team from Max Olick’s Bad River Kennel. The February 50 runs from Bethel to Gweek River, past...

City works on public pot ban

Bethel City Council intends to disallow the public consumption of marijuana when the herb become legal to own and consume next week, according to KYUK. Since the ballot measure passed in November to allow possession of an ounce and bans public...

Y-K teens to be honored at Spirit of Youth Awards

Byron Nicholai of Toksook Bay and Kate McWilliams of Bethel are being honored at the 2015 Spirit of Youth Awards March 28. Nicholai, 16, was selected as a Spirit of Youth Award recipient in the category of Cultural Pursuits for his Facebook page,...

Download the Feb. 19 Drums

While we work on changes to The Drums website, you can download your weekly newspaper here. Click here to download this week's Tundra...

 
 
Advertisement
Rendered 02/25/2015 20:12