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Update News: December 5th, 2013

In Thursday’s news: NTSB shifts  from on-scene investigation to recovery operation for recent crash outside St. Mary’s; AT&T service difficulties continue in Nome; Savoonga harvested a whale Tuesday but economic and food shortages persist; The Western Arctic Caribou Herd Working Group meets in Anchorage to discuss conservation of the Western Arctic Caribou Herd. http://knom.org/wp-audio/2013/12/2013-12-05-knom-update-news-noon.mp3

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Profile: Military Toxins

Alaska Community Action on Toxics was in Nome on Monday with retired Marine Corps Master Sergeant, Jerry Ensminger, to talk about how military toxins are affecting local communities. Ensminger has been working for sixteen years to hold the military accountable for polluting the environment. These military toxins are linked with cancer and other illnesses around…

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