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The Messenger is produced by the Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation’s Public Relations Department as a report to Tribal Members. It is compiled monthly on the web at and printed every other month for our subscribers and YK Delta village residents. For questions, comments, submission of articles, or subscription information, write to:

Messenger Editor, Media Services
Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation
P.O. Box 528
Bethel, Alaska 99559

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News articles are published on the YKHC website as they are received. The Messenger is printed on the 15th of even-numbered months. Please respect our copyright and ask permission to reprint articles or pictures.

Current Issue

Current Articles

Dump the Bucket Campaign Ends

The one-month “Dump the Bucket” Indiegogo campaign undertaken by YKHC's Office of Environmental Health and Engineering has ended. Although we did not reach our goal, we received tremendous support for the project and raised $8,235.  Read More »

Measles case confirmed in Fairbanks

On June 9, Alaska’s first measles case in more than a decade was confirmed in Fairbanks. State health officials recommend confirming, updating vaccinations for children and adults.  Read More »

PATC Fire Reward Increased

$20,000 Reward Offered for information leading to arrest/conviction regarding PATC Fire. YKHC is still seeking information the public may have about the fire that destroyed the Phillips Ayagnirvik Treatment Center (PATC) that was under construction behind the Bethel Post office.  Read More »

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