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Update News: Thursday September 5th, 2013

In Thursday’s news: Tests will reveal amount of geothermal energy available from Pilgrim Hot Springs in as few as 3 weeks; State’s Permanent Fund Dividend for the year will be announced Sept. 18; Fishermen protest outside an Anchorage Wal-Mart over salmon dispute; Nome Public School receives an Obesity Prevention and Control grant. http://www.knom.org/wp-audio/2013/08/2013-09-05-knom-update-news.mp3

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Touchstone: Sustainable Local Energy

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This Friday on Touchstone (February 1, 2013 at 10am), we’re talking about sustainable local energy and exploring alternative energy projects underway in our region. Tell us what you think: How does the high cost of energy affect you? What opportunities do you see to save energy in your home or work place? What alternative energy…

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Transition

It’s a time of transition at KNOM. Volunteers are packing up and leaving, their rooms a blank canvas of bed, desk, and dresser, awaiting a new occupant to make it his or her own. Schedules at work are shifting as people segue into new positions while awaiting new faces. Even the weather is changing, from…

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Update News: Thursday, July 19, 2012

In Thursday’s news: Alaska Air National Guard responds to a downed aircraft north of Fairbanks; Leaders from Shishmaref and Newtok in Washington, D.C. to seek funding for dealing with climate change; Alaska Center for Energy and Power tells Nome city officials Pilgrim Hot Springs geothermal resource could yield up to 10 megawatts; Ethan Berkowitz reports…

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