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Senate panel includes Kivalina school money in budget

...including $43 million for a new school in Kivalina.The appropriation is meant to satisfy...projects on the settlement list is in Kivalina.The project was not in the committee' and planning for an access road. Kivalina faces erosion issues, and the community-selected...
Storms postpone Kivalina's school year

...begin in the northwest Alaska village of Kivalina because August storms left the school...Tribal Health Consortium.The city of Kivalina and the Northwest Arctic Borough declared...unlock state money for the repair effort.Kivalina residents still have rainwater, as well...
Ancient Native remains located near Kivalina

...Construction workers doing excavation for Kivalina's new wastewater treatment plant unearthed...prior to white contact - of the specific Kivalina locality." The discovery shows that Kivalina, in northwest Alaska, was occupied by humans...
Village of Kivalina faces tight repair deadline

...figures the northwest Alaska village of Kivalina has three weeks at most before'll be difficult," Mitchell, the Kivalina city administrator, said Tuesday.Emergency...Borough.Late summer storms flooded Kivalina's landfill and damaged the community's...
TVs stolen from new clinic in Kivalina

KIVALINA - Alaska State Troopers are investigating the theft of three television sets from the new health clinic in Kivalina. Troopers in Kotzebue say they were notified this week that the TVs were noticed to be missing in August. Villagers took...
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Snowmachiner dies of exposure in Kivalina

...KOTZEBUE - Alaska State Troopers say an overdue snowmachiner from Kivalina has been found dead, apparently from exposure. The snowmachiner...March 3 and his body was discovered on the winter trail to Kivalina. The state medical examiner requested the body for an autopsy...
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Alaska Science Forum: Discoveries at Serpentine Hot Springs

...found fluted points in a buried and datable context," Goebel said, adding that BLM researchers made a similar find off the Kivalina River shortly afterward at a site called Raven Bluff.Goebel and his coworkers found eight fragments of spear points at or...
Kivalina students miss 3 weeks of school

...semester was postponed five weeks in Kivalina last year after late summer storms damaged...for months in the community of 400. Kivalina city manager Janet Mitchell said the...concludes in July.Storms damaged the Kivalina's water supply pipeline before the...
Sides entrench in budget fight

...approved last session. Walker first proposed that cut.The Senate did add to the capital budget $43 million for a new school at Kivalina to help satisfy terms of a settlement agreement in lawsuit over inequities in rural school funding. Walker had proposed phased-in...
Kivalina moves to reopen

...Arctic Borough School District says Kivalina's only school could reopen March...independent committee to review the Kivalina school closure. In a letter responding to Holloway, Charles Mason said Kivalina's local advisory school board began...


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