Local News
7:00 am
Tue December 23, 2014

12/23/14 - Spending in U.S. Senate race in Alaska totals $60 million

Reports to the Federal Elections Commission show Sen. Mark Begich spent $10 million in  his campaign to retain his seat. Senator-elect Dan Sullivan spend $7.6 million. With PAC spending added in, the total spent on the race was $60 million.


Late onset of winter cold in Bethel sets a record

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Local News
7:22 am
Fri December 19, 2014

12/19/14 - Interior Dept. issues regulations allowing Alaska tribes to put lands in protected status

Alaskan tribes allowed to exercise same rights as lower 48 tribes

Tribes in Alaska are celebrating a decision that allows them to apply to have lands placed into trust status with the federal government. The Department of Interior issued regulations settling a long-running dispute between Interior, the state of Alaska, and tribes over an interpretation of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971 (ANCSA). 

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Local News
7:16 pm
Thu December 4, 2014

12/5/14 - Walker's nominee for Attorney General will look at same-sex marriage law, National Guard

Gov. Bill Walker's pick for Attorney General says he will review litigation over same-sex marriage strictly on is constitutionality. He says he will also review National Guard matters to ensure misbehavior was prosecuted, and former Governor Sean Parnell shared public records diligently.


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Local News
9:17 pm
Mon December 1, 2014

12/2/14 - New Gov. Bill Walker, Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott pledge bipartisan, transparent governance

Cost of energy, Medicaid expansion high prioritues

The mood was celebratory in Juneau yesterday (Dec. 1) during the inauguration ceremony for Governor Bill Walker and Lt. Governor Byron Mallott. Mallott called for unity,  saying Alaskans from all walks of life can rise as one.

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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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