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Update News: April 18th, 2014

In Friday’s news: NTSB releases preliminary report on recent Hageland crash; Federal Subsistence Board limits king salmon harvests on Kuskokwim River; Alaska House votes yes to shore up state’s pension system; Alaska House sunsets the Alaska Film Tax Credit; New law restricts state Medicaid payments for abortions; Inner harbor ramp crumbling and seawall damaged at…

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Update News: April 17th, 2014

In Thursday’s news: Senate approves bill arming VPSOs; House advances bill to create arctic infrastructure fund; Joe Miller, U.S. Senate hopeful, holds campaign event Monday; Bill to subsidize oil refineries grows to $200 million; AK House approves bill recognizing 20 AK Native languages as official state languages. http://knom.org/wp-audio/2014/04/2014-04-17-knom-update-news.mp3

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Update News: April 8th, 2014

In Tuesday’s news: Alaska House passes sweeping education bill; Rio Tinto divesting its stakes in Northern Dynasty, proposed Pebble Mine owner; Synthetic drugs transporting through postal service, Sen. Murkowski tells Attorney General; First day of whaling season, Savoonga harvests 26-foot bowhead. http://knom.org/wp-audio/2014/04/2014-04-08-knom-update-news.mp3

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Update News: Monday, July 22, 2013

In Monday’s news: Alaska’s House Committee on Community and Regional Affairs held public hearing in Nome on Saturday; Two elderly Yup’ik speakers and two tribal organizations file federal lawsuit against State of Alaska; Eight legislators and sixteen delegates traveled to Nome Friday after weeklong PNWER summit; Small community in Southeast Alaska must double student population…

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Update News: Wednesday, March 27, 2013

In Wednesday’s News: PTPC issues severe reprimand to former NPS Superintendent Mike Brawner, sexual harassment charges placed on Brawner’s record; AK House of Representatives calls for Secretary John Kerry to attend Arctic Council meeting in May as America’s Arctic Minister; HB162 that requires teachers to work longer for tenure advances; AK House passes bill allowing…

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