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Update News: February 14th, 2014

In Friday’s news: The Senate Indian Affairs Committee reviews a controversial report portraying violence in rural Alaska as a national disgrace; Nome Common Council passes an…

Update News: February 13th, 2014

In Thursday’s news: US Coast Guard releases report to Congress on feasibility of a deep-draft arctic port; Coast Guard, DEC, and Kikiktagruk all respond to heating…

Update News: February 12th, 2014

In Wednesday’s news: Snowmachiner Jared Walker was located outside Kiana after a two-day search; Legislature sees renewed vigor behind a push to make the attorney general…

Update News: February 11th, 2014

In Tuesday’s news: Nome Common Council passes two city ordinances, looks at crime stats, progress on recycling, and details on NSEDC energy rebate; AK senate votes…

Update News: February 10th, 2014

In Monday’s news: Allen Moore wins the 2014 Yukon Quest; Iditarod Trail Committee begins laying out contingency plans for race’s restart if more snow doesn’t appear;…

Update News: February 6th, 2014

In Thursday’s news: Federal project managers give updates on clean up at Federal Aviation properties at the annual Alaska Forum on the Environment; Rep. Peggy Wilson…

Update News: February 5th, 2014

In Wednesday’s news: Alaska State Troopers are investigating the death of a woman in Quinhagak; Two minors from Brevig Mission are accused of wanton waste after…

Update News: February 4th, 2014

Hear Tuesday’s news: Legislature’s Arctic Policy Commission is rolling out it’s strategy for the region’s future; Native American groups ask Dept. of Justice to investigate adoption…

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