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Update News: January 8th, 2014

In Wednesday’s News: Rep. Neil Foster briefed constituents in Nome on upcoming legislative session, addressing budget cuts, deep-draft port, HB-77, and redistricting; U.S. District Court sentences former president of Native Village of Tatitlek on misapplication charges; Bernice Joseph, renown Native leader and educator, passed away Tuesday morning; Climate scientist Dr. Jennifer Francis explains how alterations…

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Update News: October 24th, 2013

In Thursday’s news: Laureli Kinneen reports from a Rock the Vote concert the night ahead of AFN’s start in Fairbanks; Speakers at AFN conference discuss $228 mil. in cuts to IHS from Congressional sequestration policy; Shishmaref votes to uphold local option banning sale, importation of alcohol; Russia downgrades charges against “Arctic 30” from piracy to…

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Update News: Wednesday, March 6, 2013

In Wednesday’s news: Nome teachers standing their ground on contract negotiations; Nome’s next Nome Superior Court Judge to be Timothy Dooley of Anchorage; Three bodies found in Iditarod plane wreckage; Federal sequester will have sweeping impact in Alaska, says AFN President Julie Kitka; Nome Elementary School Library may be renamed after Joy Hewitt; Alaska House passed…

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