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Gillis resignation was over board appointment

...involved in the creation of the Community Development Quota program that allocates 10 percent of the Bering Sea harvests to 65 villages within 50 miles of the coast."'You've basically said that my opinion doesn't matter,'" Gillis said she told Walker...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-20/gillis-resignation-was-over-board-ap
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...support of the unrecognized villages, and Arab activists say they...easier to demolish the other villages."Israel's more than 200...other unrecognized Bedouin villages with longstanding land claims...the roughly 600 people in his village would be willing to be a part...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-14
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Shell clears major US government hurdle for Arctic drilling

...Shell's drilling plan proposes to drill up to six wells within the Burger Prospect, located about 70 miles northwest of the village of Wainwright, Alaska. The wells would be drilled in about 140 feet of water by the Polar Pioneer and the Noble Discoverer...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-11/shell-clears-major-us-government-hur
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Fight over Kenai River gillnet ramps up after regulation published

...Federal Subsistence Board has ever received on a single action was in 2007, when the board designated the Southeast Alaska village Saxman and several other Southeast and Southcentral communities as "nonrural," and therefore unqualified for federal subsistence...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-13/fight-over-kenai-river-gillnets-ramp
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Regulatory board reviews proposed marijuana regulations

...recently passed a bill to establish the new board.The first set of regulations would allow municipalities and established villages to prohibit the new industry, or to limit what aspects of commercial or retail marijuana sales, cultivation and manufacturing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-30/regulatory-board-reviews-proposed-ma
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What others say: Need for aid to Nepal will continue

...Nepal, a major challenge is weak infrastructure from low-quality building construction to lack of roads to reach remote villages exacerbated by the earthquake's devastation.Nepal's needs will not fade as quickly as the headlines, and neither should...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-06/what-others-say-need-for-aid-to-n
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Trooper at center of Palin probe loses police certificate

...drank beer in his patrol car and made a threat against his father-in-law.Wooten's last post was in the western Alaska village of Emmonak, 10 miles from the Bering Sea at the mouth of the Yukon River.Information from: KTUU-TV, http://www...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-02/trooper-at-center-of-palin-probe-los
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Man killed in fatal crash near village

...LAGOON, Alaska - A 21-year-old man in an Alaska Peninsula village died when he was thrown from a vehicle that flipped at a high...in the crash. An autopsy was ordered. Nelson Lagoon is a village of 44 about 580 miles southwest of Anchorage. - Associated...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2015-04-05-0
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NTSB releases documents in fatal Alaska crash investigation

...routinely failed to follow its own risk assessment plan in the days leading up to a crash that killed four people outside the village of St. Mary's, according to documents released Thursday by the National Transportation Safety Board.The operations manual...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-23/ntsb-releases-documents-in-fatal-ala
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Voices of Alaska: Gwich'in vs. climate change

...along the banks of the Beaufort Sea lies Arctic Village, Alaska. Arctic Village in northeast Alaska is home to the northern most...native Gwich'in. This area encompasses fifteen villages and small towns comprising of approximately 7...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-04-12/voices-of-alaska-gwichin-vs-clima
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