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8:43 pm
Mon October 13, 2014

10/14/14 - State asks judge to stay decision Alaska's ban of same-sex marriage is unconstitutional

The state of Alaska has asked a federal judge to stay his decision allowing gay marriages to go forward. Monday the state filed notice it will appeal to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. It also asked U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Burgess to stay his opinion issued Sunday, in which he found Alaska's ban on gay marriage unconstitutional. A 3-judge panel of the Ninth Circuit earlier denied the state of Idaho's ban on same sex marriage, a decision that was used as a basis to strike down the Alaska law.

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Our Community
4:50 pm
Thu October 9, 2014

Our Community - Acapella Festivella

Acapella Festivella
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  In today's Our Community segment, Danny Preston speaks with the Acapella group " The Philharmonic". The group sang the infamous song "Happy" that is currently playing all over the radio. Tonight at the UAA's Wendy's Williamson auditorium at 7:30 PM, there will be the Acapella Festival! Tickets are $10 at the door for UAA students, $20 at the door for UAA staff, faculty, and alumni, & youth (under 17), and $25 at the door for general public. For more information, visit: https://www.uaa.alaska.edu/sll/concertboard/

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Local News
11:13 pm
Tue October 7, 2014

10/8/14 Nome residents share goals, concerns about the future of the far north

The Institute of the North is bringing stakeholders and policy leaders together in a series of meetings in Arctic Alaska communities. As KNOM's Matthew Smith reports, the first two days of meetings in Nome covered both larger Arctic ambitions, and more immediate local needs. Participants included representatives of the City of Nome, the Sitnasuaq Native corporation, and the regional Native nonprofit organization Kawerak, as well as several other organizations and individuals from around the region.

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Local News
11:52 pm
Mon October 6, 2014

10/7/14 - Alaska gay marriage ban goes to court; Translating election materials to Gwitchin not easy

As the U.S. Supreme Court declines to review appeals from five states seeking to prohibit same sex marriage, a federal judge is scheduled to hear arguments on Alaska's ban on Friday.

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Music
8:23 pm
Mon October 6, 2014

Live In-Studio with Jonathan Bower

Artist Jonathan Bower

  Friday October 3rd Jonathan Bower visited KNBA for a Live In-Studio session during the Alaska Music Spotlight.  Jonathan just finished work on his new CD Hope, AK and tells us about the new project. 

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