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Update News: January 10th, 2014

In Friday’s news: Unusual trends with sea ice in the Bering Sea and across Alaska; Nome Common Council meets to hear proposals for NSEDC’s community benefits share program; Alaska Native languages could become officially recognized, pending current bipartisan efforts; http://www.knom.org/wp-audio/2014/01/2014-01-10-knom-update-news.mp3

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Update News: December 12th, 2013

In Thursday’s news: Outside political money from Super-PAC’s is already starting to pour into AK’s senate race; Nome is now accepting proposals for this year’s community benefits share program; A young drummer in Savoonga is using an unconventional material from the town’s recent bowhead harvest for drumheads: the womb. http://www.knom.org/wp-audio/2013/12/2013-12-12-knom-update-news.mp3

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Update News: December 10th, 2013

In Tuesday’s news: ConcoPhilips budgets to spend nearly double on Alaska operations this year; Nome will receive $150,000 from NSEDC as part of the 2013 Community Benefits Share program; NSEDC announces it will prove an electric utility subsidy to households in the region this year; Sen. Begich asks FDA to be more forthcoming with upcoming…

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Update News: November 12th, 2013

In Tuesday’s news: Latest storm casts problem on Unalakleet’s long-term infrastructure problem: coastal erosion; NSEDC annual board meeting yields new members, officers, an increase in community benefits share, and a grant for Nome’s port expansion; GCI expands TERRA network to Nome, promising faster internet access, but still no resolution with KTUU. http://www.knom.org/wp-audio/2013/11/2013-11-12-knom-update-news.mp3

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