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Rep. Don Young Votes to Delay Health Care Law Provisions

At AFN, Don Young apologizes for controversial remarks on suicide

U.S. Rep. Don Young apologized to delegates at the largest annual gathering of Alaska Natives for controversial statements he made about suicide to Wasilla High School students.

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Rural Funding

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Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced $352 million in grants and loans in front of the AFN convention today.

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Senate Campaign Funding

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Many of the political ads you're seeing and hearing every day come from PACs... Political Action Committees that are allow unlimited spending on political advertising.

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Resource Debate

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Different visions for Alaska's energy future...and different ideas for how Washington should interact with the state as it develops natural resources.

KTUU - Alaska's News Source

Feds announce $5 million effort to bring indoor plumbing to Alaska village

A remote Alaska village where only half the homes have indoor plumbing is among rural communities nationwide that will receive upgrades to rural water and wastewater systems.

Palins describe Anchorage brawl in police recordings

Bristol Palin describes being dragged through the grass and called a series of obscenities during a massive brawl last month in recordings of Anchorage police interviews obtained by KTUU and CNN through records requests.

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Tow Truck Ordinance

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Assemblyman Dick Traini says the Ombudsman's office has been flooded with complaints about unfair towing practices. And he's taking action.

New video of Ottawa gunman released

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