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Update News: March 28th, 2014

In Friday’s news: Bill making 20 Alaska Native languages official state languages encounters pushback; Nome passes resolution to enter 20-year power purchase agreement with Pilgrim Geothermal LLC; Nome School Board breaks down education budget; Senate Finance Committee proposes $9.2 million state operating budget. http://knom.org/wp-audio/2014/03/2014-03-28-knom-update-news.mp3

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Update News: March 14th, 2014

In Friday’s news: Education Bill SJR9 lacking the support to receive Senate floor; AK House passes $9.1 billion state operating budget by 32-6 vote; Citizens comment on newly passed House Bill arm VPSOs; Italian cyclist Ausilia Vistarini sets new women’s record for 1,000 mile Iditarod Trail Invitational. http://knom.org/wp-audio/2014/03/2014-03-14-knom-update-news.mp3

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Update News: Friday, March 15, 2013

In Friday’s news: Body of missing 32-year-old Harvey Pitka of Russian Mission found; Preliminary report from NTSB says cargo plane crashed near Dillingham last week due to “rising terrain”; Department of Interior has concluded review of Shell’s failed 2012 Arctic drilling campaign; UCLA geographer says Arctic shipping could be possible by mid-century; Alaska Senate Finance Committee…

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Update News: Thursday, March 14, 2013

In Thursday’s news: U.S. House committee starts reauthorization process of Magnuson Stevens Act; Alaska Legislature passes resolution fighting federal overreach; Alaska House poised to vote in $9.8 billion state operating budget; Unemployment rate in Alaska lower than national rate for fifty-one months; Applications due soon for Northwest Campus’ Nursing Aide Certification program; Diocese of Fairbanks…

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