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Update News: October 25th, 2013

In Friday’s news: Byron Mallot addresses the AFN Convention; Diomede prepares a resolution to declare an economic disaster; Kawerak’s Social Science Program releases traditional knowledge projects;…

Pilgrim road

Roads and Roots

“I slide the card across the counter, and the lady on the other side hands me a new one, still warm from the printer,” Anna Rose writes. It’s a rite of passage for all our volunteers: getting an Alaska driver’s license.

Update News: October 24th, 2013

In Thursday’s news: Laureli Kinneen reports from a Rock the Vote concert the night ahead of AFN’s start in Fairbanks; Speakers at AFN conference discuss $228…

Tara on the tundra

“Know Thyself.”

As I was browsing through podcasts and possible spot content yesterday, I came across one that centered around this quote: “Know thyself.” Credited to Socrates and…

Update News: October 23rd, 2013

In Wednesday’s news: Unless the lawful definition of Alaskan Native is changed, thousands will not qualify for ACA benefits; Kawerak Wellness Center hosted a Green Dot…

Update News: October 21st, 2013

In Monday’s newscast: Community in Savoonga economizing as winter approaches amid worst walrus harvest on record; Alaska Native people from across state gathering for AFN and…

Update News: October 18th, 2013

In Friday’s news: Two Democrats, Dunbar and Moore, gear up for the House primaries; The NPR-A lease sale is scheduled for Nov. 6th; Effects linger from the…

Update News: October 17th, 2013

In Thursday’s news: GCI and KTUU reach temporary agreement to keep channel broadcasting outside of Anchorage; Unseasonably warm October weather coming from high pressure system and…