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News stories specifically for Western Alaska. Each newscast is filled with information about current events, legislation, political races, cultural celebrations, and more; we strive to air what’s happening and what’s important in this region.

Update News: September 23rd, 2013

In Monday’s news: U.S. Senate brings up subsistence hunting and fishing at committee hearing last Thursday; Community members in town of Chevak upset after Cup’iq artifacts…

Update News: September 19th, 2013

In Thursday’s news: This year’s Permanent Fund Dividend paid to state residents is $900; Dept. of Labor stats show high employment numbers in Oil-and-Gas sector ahead…

Update News: September 18th, 2013

In Wednesdays news: Alaska Community Action on Toxics starts campaign to provide real aid to economic disaster victims on St. Lawrence Island; According to recent reports,…

Update News: September 12th, 2013

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…

Update News: September 10th, 2013

In Tuesday’s news: Nome City Council discusses issues ranging from candidacy ordinances to speed limits; Volunteer Fire Dept. responds to a blaze in the small boats…