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Update News: December 20th, 2013

In Friday’s news: Nome Port Commission discusses how to deter boaters from hauling out on the causeway; AK State Troopers respond to snowmachine rescues outside Stebbins; Signature gathering is on track for a proposal to raise the state minimum wage. http://knom.org/wp-audio/2013/12/2013-12-20-knom-update-news.mp3

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Update News: December 13th, 2013

In Friday’s news: Gov. Sean Parnell releases budget plans for next year; AST and Nome DA’s office file charges after finding nearly 13 ounces of marijuana in the mail; Alaska sees its first ever die off because of Avian Cholera near St. Lawrence Island. http://www.knom.org/wp-audio/2013/12/2013-12-13-knom-update-news.mp3

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Update News: November 18th, 2013

In Monday’s news: Gov. Sean Parnell declares areas of Western Alaska disaster zones after devastating storms; NovaCopper’s planned Ambler Mine project is being helped by AIDEA work on a new road; Gov. Sean Parnell announces he won’t expand Medicaid in Alaska; AST arrest a woman in Anchorage over attempted transport of $10,000 worth of marijuana…

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Update News: November 4th, 2013

In Monday’s News: AST says a man died in a Saturday house-fire in the small community of Shageluk; Officials with the Red Cross say they will assist families in the Kenai Peninsula displaced by flooding; Unaataq, land-owner of the Pilgrim Hot Springs, begin plans to utilize geothermal resources; Group marks the start of Alaska Native…

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Update News: October 31st, 2013

In Thursday’s news: Searchers in the lower Kuskokwim continue looking for Nick Cook and Jim Napoka; Councilman Stan Anderson sends a letter of apology to NSHC’s Board of Directors after Monday’s comments; Ahead of next weeks 4.5 million acre lease sale in the NPR-A, subsistence hunters warn that the pace of development in North Slope…

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Update News: October 28th, 2013

In Monday’s news: At last weekend’s AFN conference, Kawerak President Melanie Bahnke addressed a senate committee on subsistence issues; A 40-year-old Noorvik man shot and wounded by AST has been charged with two felony counts; Alaska recently distributed safety cards made especially or Alaska Native women; Nome’s Anvil City Science Academy and Extensions Correspondence both…

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Update News: October 22nd, 2013

In Tuesday’s news: A Tuntutuliak man has died from huffing propane, according to AST; AST says a 25-yr-old woman was shot in Buckland by her husband during a drunken altercation; Last summer’s fire in the interior was caused by US Army artillery exercises, according to new report; AK poet Joan Naviyuk Kane’s second book comes…

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Update News: September 16th, 2013

In Monday’s news: Police say a 5-year-old boy in Kotzebue was mauled to death by a dog on Saturday night; AST say a man in Tununak has been charged in the shooting death of his 2-year-old son; Sen. Begich visited Nome on Saturday and discussed matters both global and local; Open-enrollment for the Affordable Care…

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Update News: September 13th, 2013

In Friday’s News: A pump at Emmonak’s Water and Sewer Plant burnt out after being overworked by a series of leaks; Wilma Osborn violates parole conditions and is re-arrested by AST; Dan Sullivan has resigned from the DNR, is speculated to be making a bid for U.S. Senate; Sen. Begich to visit Nome this weekend,…

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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 harbor; AST says one man is dead, a second injured, after a plane crash north of Wasilla; USGS and Alaska agencies release first round of updated state maps. http://www.knom.org/wp-audio/2013/08/2013-09-10-knom-update-news.mp3

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