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Once forbidden, Alaska’s Native languages now official state languages

Once forbidden, Alaska’s Native languages now official state languagesWhen American missionaries began arriving in Alaska in the 1880s, it was the beginning of a very dark era for Alaska Natives around the state.

Juneau Votes State Candidate Forum Monday, Oct. 27

Juneau Votes State Candidate Forum Monday, Oct. 27Meet some of the candidates running for State House and State Senate on Monday at a Juneau Votes State Candidate Forum.

Parnell signs bill honoring Native languages

Parnell signs bill honoring Native languagesGov. Sean Parnell has signed a bill into law that symbolically recognizes 20 Alaska Native languages as official state languages.

U.S. Senate candidates spar over resource development

U.S. Senate candidates spar over resource developmentU.S. Senate candidates Mark Begich and Dan Sullivan sparred Thursday over who can better move Washington to bring more resource development to Alaska.

Alaska Public Media, ADN reach agreement with state over public records request

Alaska Public Media, ADN reach agreement with state over public records requestAlaska Public Media and the Alaska Dispatch News have reached an agreement with the state of Alaska in their lawsuit to obtain records related to the Alaska National Guard scandal.

AFN president publicly criticizes Parnell for appealing subsistence rights case

AFN president publicly criticizes Parnell for appealing subsistence rights caseKitka asked convention delegates if it mattered to them that a candidate for public office has actively attacked subsistence rights.

Alaska files appeal of gay marriage ruling

The state has asked to have an 11-judge panel of the 9th Circuit Court review a lower court ruling that struck down Alaska's gay marriage ban.

In snub to successor, Palin endorses Walker

In snub to successor, Palin endorses WalkerWhen Sarah Palin stepped down as governor in 2009, she handed the reins to Republican Sean Parnell. Five years later, she’s working against his reelection.

Wasilla principal says Congressman Young offended grieving school

Wasilla principal says Congressman Young offended grieving schoolThe principal of Wasilla High School says Congressman Don Young offended her students at a school assembly yesterday.

Tea party group cuts ad for Sullivan

Tea party group cuts ad for SullivanA national tea party group is endorsing Republican Dan Sullivan in Alaska's U.S. Senate race.
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