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Fifth graders display Martin Luther King mural made of Rubik’s cubes

Just in time for Monday’s holiday honoring the civil rights leader, fifth graders at Rae C. Stedman Elementary School have completed a mural of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The mural is made out of Rubik’s cubes, the colorful puzzle toy created in 1974.

Board OKs fall brown bear hunt for islands near Petersburg, Wrangell

Hunters will be allowed to shoot a brown bear on the islands around Petersburg and Wrangell in the fall. Alaska’s Board of Game agreed to open a fall season after local residents testified about concerns over what’s seen as an increasing number of bears on the islands of central Southeast Alaska.

Hunting by bike banned around Greens Creek Mine

The Alaska Board of Game has prohibited hunting with the aid of bicycles or any wheels along a forest service road leading to the Hecla Greens Creek Mine on Admiralty Island. The mine company had raised safety concerns over its mine trucks sharing the road with mountain bikes.

PMC Live, finance department at Petersburg Medical Center

KFSK news and the Petersburg Medical Center have started up a monthly show called “PMC Live.” It’s airs during Midday Magazine on the first Thursday of each month. The program shines a light on different departments, new programs or initiatives at the medical center. January's program features PMC CEO Phil Hofstetter along with Jill Dormer and Julie Spigelmyre of the finance department. Next program Thursday, Feb. 7

Sitka Coast Guard spouses organize pop-up pantry

Jaime Saladis passes boxes of donated food to Keith Nitray of the Sitka Food Co-Op. The food will be available for pickup at the Sitka Sound Science Center on Monday (1/21/19) for furloughed federal employees (KCAW/ROSE) 27 days...

Dillingham well tests positive for PFAS contamination

The Department of Transportation says it was recently alerted to potentially harmful chemicals contaminating a drinking water source near the Dillingham airport. The perflourinated substances, known as PFAS, have been linked to...

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