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Update News: December 17th, 2013

In Tuesday’s news: Sen. Begich criticizes colleagues for seeking new Arctic lease sale suspensions; Newtok tribal council president pleads guilty to illegally importing alcohol; St. Lawrence Island households receive $150 from Kawerak and the Nome Lions Club; Rep. Young introduces HR 3728, the Wild Game Act, to offer hunters tax breaks for donating game to…

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Update News: November 27th, 2013

In Wednesday’s news: Sen. Murkowski and Sen. Begich co-sponsor amendment moving forward on ice-breakers for Arctic; AK Dept. of Safety is asking the public to comment on a proposal to arm VPSO’s; The community of Newtok is dealing with storms and erosion as there are issues playing out with the legitimacy of the tribal council.…

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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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