Crooked Creek lacks a fire department and running water to its homes and businesses. But a visiting construction company happened to have a water truck on hand.
The announcement came just a week before the State of Alaska is expected to issue a verdict on a key permit for the company.
The musk ox were stranded on the floes after wandering onto the sea ice during breakup.
The Dunleavy administration is dedicating money to helping Chevak clean up the debris of its old school, which burned down in a fire this spring.
Three and a half months after its water plant burned down, the village of Tuluksak has secured enough funding to build a new one.
The temporary system is too fragile to withstand the ice floes released during breakup.
The Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation says most areas in the Y-K Delta still have either substantial or high transmission.
An 18-year-old died when he was shot while bird hunting with two other young people in Nightmute on April 26.
Lawmakers must decide whether the state should follow the formula in a 1982 state law or follow a different law that limits how much can be drawn from permanent fund earnings.
Four dogs have been euthanized after contact with rabid foxes.