4/17/14 KNBA News - Federal Subsistence Board votes to change rural determination process
The Federal Subsistence Board has voted to change the process it uses to determine if a community is rural and eligible for subsistence priority. At issue is the question of who gets to fish and hunt when there's a resource shortage.
The Legislature adopted a bill that would allow Village Public Safety Officers to carry firearms in the line of duty.
The state House of Representatives has adopted a bill to make Alaska's 20 Alaska Native languages official state languages; it now goes to the Senate.