LYSD students attend ANSEP academy

Middle school students from the Lower Yukon School District traveled to Anchorage Feb. 10 for the Alaska Native Science & Engineering Program 12-day Alaska Native Science & Engineering...

Man arrested for sexual abuse of minor

Troopers in Hooper Bay, with assistance from Hooper Bay police arrested 21-year-old Kyle Gump of Hooper Bay on a charge of sexual abuse of a minor charge. The warrant was for $100,000. Gump was remanded into the Hooper Bay...

AVEC Bethel selects delegates

Alaska Village Electric Cooperative in Bethel elected delegates to the co-op on Feb. 19, according to KYUK. The members selected Gene Peltola Sr., Peter Atchak and Bev Hoffman to the member-owned nonprofit at its first Bethel member meeting. The...

Download the Feb. 26 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...

VPSOs attend law enforcement training for first time

Alaska Department of Public Safety For the first time in the almost 40-year history of the Village Public Safety Officer Program, 10 VPSOs started the 15-week Alaska Law Enforcement Training in Sitka on Sunday alongside state and municipal...