Power Outage Compounds Fuel Shortage

Shane Iverson, KYUK – Bethel
The power outage in Akiak has added to a gas dilemma along the Kuskokwim River. Akiak is the second village not selling gasoline right now. The neighboring village of Tuluksak is running out of their winter supply, and the only gasoline vendor there says they can’t afford to give any to out-of-town travelers.

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