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Update News: February 3rd, 2014

In Monday’s news: Postal increases hit rural Alaskans with the end of parcel post for most of the state; Chamber of Commerce meeting brings news of new Alaska Airlines schedule and info on energy audits for small businesses; Alaska Food Policy Council holds meeting in Nome addressing local food systems. http://www.knom.org/wp-audio/2014/02/2014-02-03-knom-update-news.mp3

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Update News: November 25th, 2013

In Monday’s news: A small Canadian mining company is in the early stages of exploring a graphite deposit on the Seward Peninsula; AK Transportation Department will pay $322,000 for violations to water safety; The U.S. Defense Department has released a 16-page Arctic Strategy Document; Emmonak and Noatak receive USDA rural development grants to to build…

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