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October 9, 2014

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FALL COLORS— A herd of musk oxen laze in the sun at a colorful hillside near Cabin Rock on the Nome-Teller Highway.

Photo by Diana Haecker
ENERGY IS CRUCIAL— UAF Alaska Center for Energy and Power Director Gwen Holdman addresses the Alaska Arctic Policy Commission during the Week of the Arctic on Oct. 6 in Nome’s Council Chambers.
Photo courtesy of NSEDC
WINNERS— Troy and Erika Apatiki, Sonja Callahan, Dora Hughes and Eddie Tocktoo received grants to kick-start their businesses.
 

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Institute of the North’s Week of the Arctic kicks off in Nome
By Diana Haecker
The Institute of the North’s Week of the Arctic kicked off in Nome on Monday, Oct. 6 for two days of public listening sessions, workshops and information sharing forums. Central discussions revolved around Arctic climate change and its ramifications. Topics ranged from how to deal with increased Arctic maritime traffic and resource development to ideas for bringing living standards of rural, coastal Alaska citizens closer to those enjoyed by residents of urban Alaska and the rest of the USA.
 

'Sin' tax prop fails

By Diana Haecker

In Tuesday’s municipal elections no surprises emerged after the polls closed at 8 p.m.
 

Four regional businesses receive NSEDC small business grants

By Laureli Ivanoff, NSEDC Communications Director

Norton Sound Economic Development Corporation’s Small Business Initiative program awarded a total of $105,000 to four regional entrepreneurs at a ceremony on Wednesday, October 1.
 

 
 

 
 
 
 

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