Two Bethel men, Alvin Jimmie Sr. and Harry Pavilla, are the winners of the 2014 Kuskokwim Ice Classic. They will split the jackpot of $6,927.50- winning $3,463.75 each.
Alvin and Harry guessed the exact time that tripod movement on the Kuskokwim River stopped the clock – May 2, 2014 at 5:00 pm.
There were 134 guesses returned to the Ice Classic for May 2nd and more than 3,200 total guesses submitted this year.
The 2014 Kuskokwim Ice Classic had the second-largest jackpot in 10 years.
Bethel Regional High School’s Native Youth Olympics, Music and Special Olympics programs will benefit from the $6,347.50 BRHS will earn for their database entry efforts, student ticket sales and ticket sales at Swanson’s, Crowley and ID Variety.