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Bethel residents react to Alaska voting rights ruling

Bethel residents react to Alaska voting rights rulingA judge ruled that the State of Alaska violated the Voting Rights Act by failing to provide translations into Native languages.

Foundation swoops in to save sacred Alaskan artifacts at auction

Foundation swoops in to save sacred Alaskan artifacts at auction"It was suspect in some cases how the artifacts actually ended up in private hands, so to return them to the rightful owner was the right thing to do," says Carol Laumen.

Thai activist talks about political unrest in his home country

Thai activist talks about political unrest in his home countryThai activist, author, academic and two-time Nobel Peace prize nominee Sulak Sivaraska spoke Wednesday evening in Juneau.

Not my town! ‘Grizzly Trade’ ambles through places, personalities of SE

Not my town! ‘Grizzly Trade’ ambles through places, personalities of SEIt’s got a Vietnam vet with a big heart and anger management problems, a small-town newspaper reporter, and a hippie radio station.

Alaska Natives wait… and wait, for healthcare law exemption

Alaska Natives wait… and wait, for healthcare law exemptionAlaska Natives and American Indians have to apply for a lifetime exemption from the healthcare law and the federal government is mishandling many of those applications.

5th Annual Walk for the Poor this Saturday

5th Annual Walk for the Poor this SaturdayLast year's walk raised $17,000.

UA President Pat Gamble asks regents to review retention incentive

UA President Pat Gamble asks regents to review retention incentiveUniversity of Alaska President Pat Gamble has requested the Board of Regents review a $320,000 retention incentive the board approved for him in June.

Spay, neuter campaign targets rural stray dog numbers

A Fairbanks nonprofit has teamed up with Bethel-based Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corp. to send veterinarians to rural villages to spay and neuter stray dogs.

New UAS dorm provides housing for about 100 freshmen

New UAS dorm provides housing for about 100 freshmenThe $14.3 million facility opened at the end of August.

Netflix unveils new way to share recommendations

Netflix unveils new way to share recommendationsNetflix is giving its Internet video subscribers a more discreet way to recommend movies and TV shows to their Facebook friends.