language preservation

Local News
2:24 am
Tue October 21, 2014

10/21/14 - Value, importance of preserving Native languages emphasized at Elders & Youth conference

"Haa shagoon ... it's our ancestors and future generations, everything we were and everything we will be."

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Local News
8:57 pm
Thu October 16, 2014

10/17/14 - Voting, Congressional inaction discussed at National Indian Education Assoc. conference

Native Americans could change the outcome of the upcoming general election... if they would turn out and vote

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Local News
1:06 am
Thu April 17, 2014

4/17/14 KNBA News - Federal Subsistence Board votes to change rural determination process

The Federal Subsistence Board has voted to change the process it uses to determine if a community is rural and eligible for subsistence priority. At issue is the question of who gets to fish and hunt when there's a resource shortage.

The Legislature adopted a bill that would allow Village Public Safety Officers to carry firearms in the line of duty.

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Local News
1:06 am
Thu April 17, 2014

4/17/14 KNBA News - Federal Subsistence Board votes to change rural determination process

The Federal Subsistence Board has voted to change the process it uses to determine if a community is rural and eligible for subsistence priority. At issue is the question of who gets to fish and hunt when there's a resource shortage.

The Legislature adopted a bill that would allow Village Public Safety Officers to carry firearms in the line of duty.

The state House of Representatives has adopted a bill to make Alaska's 20 Alaska Native languages official state languages; it now goes to the Senate.

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Local News
12:39 am
Fri March 28, 2014

3/28/14 KNBA NEWS - Pentagon to investigate alleged sexual abuse by Alaska National Guard members

Alaska National Guard officials say 29 cases of sexual assault have been reported since 2009; of those 21 were closed or suspended.

The Senate Finance Committee has proposed a $9.2 billion state operating budget.

A bill that would make Alaska's 20 Native languages official state languages is getting pushback in the House State Affairs Committee.

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