News http://knba.org en Our Community - We're Going on a Bear Hunt! http://knba.org/post/our-community-were-going-bear-hunt <p></p><p>Danny Preston speaks with Jose and &nbsp;James Kenningale&nbsp;about the upcoming performances of&nbsp;<em>We're Going on a Bear Hunt!&nbsp;</em>The shows range from April 21st to the 26th, and will be at the Alaska Junior Theatre.</p><p></p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:44:16 +0000 Danny Preston 10444 at http://knba.org Our Community - We're Going on a Bear Hunt! 4/22/14 KNBA News - Legislators work to meld two versions of an education bill into one http://knba.org/post/42214-knba-news-legislators-work-meld-two-versions-education-bill-one <p>A Legislative Conference Committee is going through House and Senate versions of an Omnibus Education bill to identify areas of agreement and sticking points, working toward one bill that both chambers will find acceptable.</p><p>BP announced it is selling some of its North Slope assets to Hilcorp, which has been operating in Cook Inlet.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:59:25 +0000 Joaqlin Estus 10390 at http://knba.org KNBA Reports Live from NYO http://knba.org/post/knba-reports-live-nyo <p>KNBA supports the 2014 Native Youth Olympics April 24th - 26th at the Dena'ina Center. All events are free and open to the Public! Friday afternoon, Frank Chythlook from KNBA will be reporting live from the events between 2:00&nbsp; - 5:00 p.m. Tune in to hear about the events, the people and the pride!</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:43:05 +0000 Loren Dixon 10389 at http://knba.org KNBA Reports Live from NYO Our Community Tuesday 04/22/14 http://knba.org/post/our-community-tuesday-042214 <p></p><p>Danny Preston speaks with Lauren Shutt&nbsp;about Project Ki'L. Project Ki’L seeks to demonstrate that culturally responsive education for preschool to 5th grade Alaska Native and American Indian boys results in higher academic outcomes.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">It helps parents, community supporters and educators meet the unique needs of Native boys.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Project Ki’L also reaffirms their identity by celebrating Native heritage and traditions.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For more information, visit:</span></p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:28:57 +0000 Danny Preston 10388 at http://knba.org Our Community Tuesday 04/22/14 4/22/14 KNBA News - State education bill headed to conference committee http://knba.org/post/42214-knba-news-state-education-bill-headed-conference-committee <p>The state Senate passed an Omnibus Education Bill yesterday that's headed to Conference Committee, where House and Senate members will hammer out differences between their two versions of the bill. In addition to the education bill, Legislators have the Capital budget to wrap up, and several bills to consider.</p><p>Fairbanks is celebrating Earth Day.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:28:04 +0000 Joaqlin Estus 10359 at http://knba.org