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A satellite view of Western Alaska and the Bering Strait, taken Feb. 4, 2014. (Photo by NASA)

Will Obama look north for his legacy?

By | Arctic, Energy & Mining, Environment, Featured News, Federal Government, Government, Nation & World | No Comments
These are the days when a president turns to thoughts of legacy. As the months tick down on this Administration, President Obama has created a marine national monument off new England and last month vastly expanded one near Hawaii. Alaska interest groups are working to get his attention, too. Some want him to take bold action in the 49th State before he leaves office, and others are urging him to resist those calls.
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Homer Electric Asssociation holds an informational meeting in Homer on September 28, 2016. (Photo by Shahla Farzan/KBBI)

Homer residents question association deregulation

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Homer Electric Association held an informational meeting on September 28 to answer questions about the upcoming vote on deregulation. The meeting, which was held at Islands and Ocean Visitor Center, attracted more than 100 people. The overwhelming majority were HEA customers who expressed concerns about the consequences of deregulation.
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