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While Clinton used home email, State's networks were at risk

WASHINGTON - Hillary Rodham Clinton has come under fierce criticism for doing business over personal email while secretary of state, putting sensitive data at risk of being hacked.
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Officials eye eroding village as relocation model

ANCHORAGE - One of Alaska's most eroded coastal Native villages is being eyed as a possible national model for relocating whole communities whose futures are threatened by natural disasters escalated by climate change.
Alaska tribal entities getting mold-elimination grants

...ANCHORAGE - Three Alaska Native organizations are receiving grants totaling $1.6 million from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for efforts to eliminate mold in homes.HUD officials say the Cook Inlet Tribal Council is receiving...
Feds award almost $7 million to tribes for housing

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded almost $7 million in grants to Alaska Native organizations pursuing housing projects.The news was announced Tuesday...
$60M awarded in tribal housing grants

ANCHORAGE - The federal government has awarded nearly $60 million in grants to more than 90 tribal communities across the nation, including 15 in Alaska, U.S.
Nonprofit to purchase low-income housing properties

...MacKinnon Apartments and Smith Hall. Tenants must meet income qualifications set by the United Stated Department of Housing and Urban Development."With these two acquisitions, we will have a total of 178 apartments in eight different buildings...
Willoughby District may benefit from federal greening program

Downtown Juneau could a green facelift. The City and Borough of Juneau Lands Committee recently discussed the idea to enter Alaska's capital in the Greening America's Capitals program. The Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Policy, U.S.
Murkowski deserves props for raising toxic-injury awareness

I want to thank Gov. Frank Murkowski for signing a proclamation to declare May Toxic Injury Awareness month in the state of Alaska.
Learning at Uncle's House

In Tlingit culture, when boys were about 10 years old, they were turned over to their maternal uncles who taught, trained and disciplined them. Ha Kaak Has Ka Hidi, which means "Our Uncles' House," is the official name of the Vocational Training and Resource Center at 3239 Hospital Drive. "What better facility to give honor to our uncles than to name this building after our uncles for the teaching and discipline of the nephews," said Archie Cavanaugh, VTRC director and manager of higher education.
Telling the Truth

Richard Carroll Jr., owner and operator of Alaska Yukon Tours, is happy to show visitors around his village - as long as they're willing to hear the truth.


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