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Update News: February 27th, 2014

In Thursday’s news: NOAA sends $21 million to AK in disaster funds for poor salmon returns; Nome Board of Education discusses next year’s budget; Yukon moose hunts extended due to travel conditions; Savoonga launches ivory carving class; Cyclists set new speed records in the Iditarod Trail Invitational. http://knom.org/wp-audio/2014/02/2014-02-27-knom-update-news.mp3

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Update News: February 4th, 2014

Hear Tuesday’s news: Legislature’s Arctic Policy Commission is rolling out it’s strategy for the region’s future; Native American groups ask Dept. of Justice to investigate adoption practices disproportionately affecting native children; The YK Delta Regional Committee set to meet for the first time in Bethel this week; 2014 saw the fifth warmest January on record;…

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Update News: December 31st, 2013

In Tuesday’s news: State political leaders welcome AK’s position as a FAA drone test site; BLM planning a field season at Red Devil mine to prevent toxic leeching; AK experiencing a spike in flu infections; New AK laws taking place in 2014, including the state’s oil production tax. http://knom.org/wp-audio/2013/12/2013-12-31-knom-update-news.mp3

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Update News: December 2nd, 2013

In Monday’s news: A plane crash Friday near St. Mary’s killed four of the 10 people on board; This week’s Western Arctic Caribou Herd working group meets in Anchorage to discuss issues of subsistence and development in the state; The seafloor off the coast of Northern Siberia is releasing many more tons of methane into…

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