In Thursday’s news:
- Alaska Rescue Coordination Center’s search for a missing pilot is being hampered by bad weather;
- Emmonak seeks funding to build only port the Yukon River, expand energy capacity in region;
- State commits to formal working relationship with Japanese financial firm on LNG projects;
- Legislative committee on ethics finds State Rep. Alan Dick guilty of violations;
- Kawerak Pres. Melanie Bahnke is now chair of AFN panel called the Council for Advancement of Alaska Natives.