In Thursday’s news:
- Governor Sean Parnell gave State of the State address last night, focusing on energy production;
- Sitnasauk Native Corporation has announced creation of Sitnasauk Financial Services;
- Mercury Monitoring Site coming to Nome;
- Senator Mark Begich has appealed to President Obama asking to invest more in the Arctic;
- Three schools in region receive awards for “Kids Don’t Float” peer educator program.