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ANTHC wins $153 million settlement

$153 million is the huge new settlement for back contract support costs due the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium from the Indian Health Service.

Public comment begins for sea lion protections

Public comment begins for sea lion protectionsNOAA is opening public comment on a plan to relax Steller sea lion protections and allow more commercial fishing in the western Aleutian Islands.

Thayer: tentative deal reached with 3rd union

Thayer: tentative deal reached with 3rd unionA state official says a tentative three-year agreement has been reached with the last of the unions representing Alaska Marine Highway System workers.

Y-K Delta residents struggle to put up fish

Y-K Delta residents struggle to put up fishFishing restrictions this year have hit many families hard.

U.S. House passes bill to open NPR-A

U.S. House passes bill to open NPR-AFor the second time in six months, the U.S. House of Representatives has passed a bill aimed at greater oil industry access to the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska.

Judge lets state intervene in Pebble case

Judge lets state intervene in Pebble caseThe state is now party to a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over its involvement with the proposed Pebble Mine.

No Fukushima radiation found in Alaska seafood

No Fukushima radiation found in Alaska seafoodAlaska health officials say testing of Alaska seafood revealed no radiation contamination from Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant.

Soboleff wins Sealaska board seat, Nelson becomes chairman

Soboleff wins Sealaska board seat, Nelson becomes chairmanThe Sealaska regional Native corporation has a new board member and a new board chairman.

Boiler room fire delays Alaska-bound cruise ship

Boiler room fire delays Alaska-bound cruise shipAn Alaska-bound cruise ship had to return to Seattle late Saturday after a small fire broke out on board.

Always stay back from the face of Mendenhall Glacier

Always stay back from the face of Mendenhall GlacierWater is still rising in Suicide Basin on the Mendenhall Glacier, but if or when it will release isn’t predictable