Raising the Debt Ceiling; ANCSA at 40; and the Impact of Losing ANI

This week on Alaska Edition, host Lori Townsend is joined in the studio by Julia O’Malley, of the Anchorage Daily News, Nellie Moore, freelance journalist and ANCSA at 40 project moderator for special interviews, and Libby Casey, of APRN to discuss the top news of the week. This week, the debt ceiling has been raised but stability has yet to be seen; the impacts of the loss of Alaska Newspapers; a former Murkowski aide may be headed to prison; community response to Mayor Sullivan’s proposed sidewalk sitting ordinance; surviving on urban subsistence; and a discussion of ANCSA.

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HOST: Lori Townsend, APRN

GUESTS:

  • Julia O’Malley, Anchorage Daily News
  • Nellie Moore, freelance journalist and ANCSA at 40 project moderator for special interviews,
  • Libby Casey, APRN

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