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Broadcaster: Tara Bicknell
Cashing in on the latest Alaska gold rush. A regional tribal organization wants more federal attention on subsistence (Schoenfeld). A local story stumps national news show contestants.

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Broadcaster: Byrne Power
The Haines cruise ship dock parking lot and restrooms coming into the homestretch. Patient Advocates return to SEARHC. Halibut charter codes and local meetings (Schoenfeld/Bicknell).

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Broadcaster: Tara Bicknell
One local guy sets a goal to help the Chilkat Valley with environmental waste over the next year. Health Fair and Clean Sweep, plus more, this weekend in the northern Lynn Canal.

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Broadcaster: Tara Bicknell
Haines government officials are back from meetings in Washington, D.C. with some hope; but say the Borough might have to get creative to move projects. Sounds from the Central Council's 76th General Assembly (Schoenfeld). Community Matters discussion continues in Haines.

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Broadcaster: Tara Bicknell
A Skagway no-smoking ordinance will not go into effect Wednesday; voters want to reconsider the ban. Doubling Southeast's forest is in front of the Governor (Schoenfeld). A local woman is honored for her volunteer work down south (Power). Skagway School holds Spring Concert.

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Broadcaster: Tara Bicknell
A redistricting alternative proposes splitting Haines and Skagway, puts Haines in with smaller communities. Redistricting Board's two options show a loss of power for Southeast in the Legislature (Schoenfeld). View maps at www.akredistricting.org (Alternative is in Board Options link).

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Broadcaster: Byrne Power
Planners talk about the Haines dock tressle. Grolar bear is just what it sounds like: A cross between a Griz and a Polar Bear (CBC). Tommie Jimmie, Jr. speaks in Haines. Forest legislation could affect Southeast (Schoenfeld). Visiting Nolan Colon (Kelly).

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Broadcaster: Tara Bicknell
Redistricting Board releases proposed maps (Miller/Bicknell). Library Week is fondly celebrated as Fine Forgiveness Week in Haines. Sheldon Museum holds first open invitational show. Studded tires are road legal for two more weeks.

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Broadcaster: Tara Bicknell
Wind power technology out of Haines is turning heads at the state level. Skagway Assembly tables noise ordinance. Haines pool closed for emergency repair. Haines still considering terminal tariff.

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Broadcaster: Tara Bicknell
House passes a bill to protect student-athletes from brain damage; parents say it'll take more than that. Proposed budget includes hydro-power for Southeast and other local projects (Schoenfeld/Bicknell). From Dolphins to dogs; a new start for the kennel means an end for swim team.

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