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Update News: March 13th, 2014

In Thursday’s news: Gov. Parnell’s omnibus education bill moves forward with 18 amendments; National Marine Fisheries Service developing Arctic emergency response protocols; St. Michael community votes to remain dry; Bethel contests construction of downriver Kuskokwin dock. http://knom.org/wp-audio/2014/03/2014-03-13-knom-update-news.mp3

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Update News: Thursday, September 13, 2012

In Thursday’s News: Acting US Secretary of Commerce declares commercial fishery failure on Yukon, Kuskokwim rivers and Cook Inlet; Kiana man missing after death of 74-year-old mother featured in “On the Ice”; NMFS has not followed through on ringed and bearded seal endangered species listing; MIT releases research finding additional chemicals affecting Arctic; Upcoming October…

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Update News: Tuesday, June 19, 2012

In Tuesday’s news: The Center for Biological Diversity Alaska plans to sue the National Marine Fisheries Service for failing to list ringed and bearded seals as threatened; Kuskokwim subsistence fishermen face another salmon fishing closure, the longest closure in that river’s management history; Militia leader Schaeffer Cox, other militia members convicted on nine federal charges,…

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Update News: Wednesday, May 16, 2012

NJUS wind turbines to spin this fall; 31 elderly and chronic care patients evacuated to Bethel from Kwethluk amid flooding; two AK-based military policemen die in Afghanistan; special legislative session cost $404,000; groups sue NMFS over oil exploration permit; Anchorage shakes this morning.

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