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Alaska Fisheries Escape Effects Of Climate Change For Now

With coastlines eroding, temperatures rising, and sea ice retreating, Alaska is feeling the effects of a warming planet. But a new federal report suggests fisheries in the state haven’t experienced many observable impacts of climate change so far. Commercial fishing in Alaska is a multi-billion dollar industry. For 18 consecutive years, fishermen have hauled more fish into Dutch Harbor than anywhere else in the country. But at this point, researcher Terry Johnson says climate change isn’t a...
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Municipal Candidates, in Their Own Words

Every year, KUCB offers local candidates the opportunity to tell voters more about themselves, their qualifications, and why they are running for office. This year you'll see 17 names on the ballot for School Board, City Council, and Mayor. Personal statements from the candidates can be found by following the links below: School Board Seat B: Cherry TanSchool Board Seat C: Frank KeltySchool Board Seat D: Denise RankinSchool Board Seat D: Harriet BerikoffCity Council Seat A (Mayor): Shirley...
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