Candidates, Rural Leaders Converge on Bethel

Shane Iverson, KYUK – Bethel

It was political hoopla in Bethel this weekend when politicians flew in for the premier political event in the YK Delta. The Association of Village Council Presidents hosted their 46th annual convention.  The event brings together delegates from 56 tribes throughout the Yukon Kuskokwim Delta, making it the ideal location for candidates to get some face time with rural leaders.  From member station KYUK in Bethel, Shane Iverson reports on how the three way race for Senate is shaping up in the YK Delta.

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