Brandon Yagie, 21, was arrested in Perryville Monday and charged with killing his grandfather, 70-year-old Marvin Yagie.
Dillingham’s five-day winter festival kicks off Wednesday. “Elders’ Tales” is the theme for the 60 th annual celebration.
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