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Update News: December 6th, 2013

In Friday’s news: State is launching website and phone-lines for families in need of aid after November storms; Multi-agency effort works to organize aid and relief…

Update News: December 3rd, 2013

In Tuesday’s news: Federal responders still don’t know what caused Friday’s plane crash near St. Mary’s; Questions remain about hundreds of dead birds that washed ashore…

Update News: November 5th, 2013

In Tuesday’s news: Nome Police Dept. released a report on yesterday’s vehicle crash along the Nome-Teller Highway; Kawerak has sent a letter to AK’s gov. representatives…

Large casks used for fermenting walrus meat in Savoonga.

Profiles: Svnga Thrift

Zachariah Hughes traveled to Savoonga to hear how the community is dealing with the economic disaster of this year’s record-low walrus harvest.

Update News: October 21st, 2013

In Monday’s newscast: Community in Savoonga economizing as winter approaches amid worst walrus harvest on record; Alaska Native people from across state gathering for AFN and…

Update News: September 18th, 2013

In Wednesdays news: Alaska Community Action on Toxics starts campaign to provide real aid to economic disaster victims on St. Lawrence Island; According to recent reports,…

Profile: Military Toxins

Alaska Community Action on Toxics was in Nome on Monday with retired Marine Corps Master Sergeant, Jerry Ensminger, to talk about how military toxins are affecting…

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