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Archive for March 2013

Unicorns.

By the time I get around to publishing this post, our humble Volunteer Blog should be filling with musings, photos, and excitement concerning Iditarod.  While it’s true that this sled dog race has, for good reason, consumed our lives as we each play integral parts in reporting the race, I believe it is important to…

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Update News: Thursday, March 14, 2013

In Thursday’s news: U.S. House committee starts reauthorization process of Magnuson Stevens Act; Alaska Legislature passes resolution fighting federal overreach; Alaska House poised to vote in $9.8 billion state operating budget; Unemployment rate in Alaska lower than national rate for fifty-one months; Applications due soon for Northwest Campus’ Nursing Aide Certification program; Diocese of Fairbanks…

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Western Alaskans, finishing in Nome

Western Alaska was well-represented in the 2013 Iditarod. Nome’s Aaron Burmeister, Bethel’s Peter Kaiser, and rookie Josh Cadzow from Fort Yukon arrived at the finish within a few hours of each other Wednesday morning. From Akiak, Michael Williams, Jr. arrived in Nome under bright, sunny skies later in the afternoon. KNOM greeted them live under…

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