Newscast – Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017

In this newscast:

  • Nearly every Alaskan woke up $1,100 richer today, thanks to this year’s permanent fund dividends;
  • the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released Armstrong Energy’s plans for its billion-plus-barrel Nanushuk oil project; and
  • the Pentagon is injecting $440 million more into missile defense to counter North Korea’s accelerating push for a nuclear armed-missile capable of hitting the U.S.

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