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Following flu season spike, Anchorage public health officials on track to quadruple immunizations

The municipal health department worked with the Anchorage School District to host dozens of free public immunization clinics at schools throughout the city.

Ex-service members plan to develop Interior Alaska community for homeless veterans

If all goes well, organizers hope to open the North Pole Vet Village within the next five years.

LISTEN: A growing number of Alaska kids have health insurance. Here’s why that’s good for adults, too.

About nine percent of Alaska children are currently uninsured — nearly twice the national average.

Solutions sought to ease conflicts over Southeast Alaska’s rising sea otter populations

Sea otters are rapidly recolonizing Southeast Alaska, breeding challenges for commercial fishermen in the region.
Hooper Bay. (Photo via Travis S./Flickr)

New domestic violence shelter coming to Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta

The project, expected to open in January 2020, will shelter up to 12 women from Hooper Bay and the surrounding region.

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