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Update News: January 28th, 2014

In Tuesday’s news:

  • The Nome Common Council discussed the Richard Foster Building, mushing, and other city issues at last night’s meeting;
  • Alaska Department of Transportation says highway access to Valdez is indefinitely cut off following avalanches;
  • Record winter temperatures were set in Nome yesterday, and warm weather is expected to persist;
  • Callan Chythlook-Sifsof, snowboarder with deep ties to the Bristol Bay region, will not be returning to the Winter Games owing to injuries.

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