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HD33 call-in forum Tuesday

Tune in to KRBD starting at 7 p.m. Tuesday for a forum featuring House District 33 candidates Kyle Johansen, Matt Olsen and Peggy Wilson. The forum will air live, and listeners are encouraged to ask questions of the three candidates. Call 225-9655 or 1-800-557-5723; or email questions to news@krbd.org.

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Canada OKs KSM mine’s environmental plans

Seabridge Gold's Brent Murphy points to a valley to be dammed to hold tailings from the KSM mine during a July tour. The project just won federal environmental approval. (Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska News)
A controversial mine near Southeast Alaska’s border won approval from Canada’s federal government. Critics say it could pollute salmon-bearing rivers. more

Juneau Diocese announces priest changes

Holy Name Parish in Ketchikan will be getting a new priest in February. The Diocese of Juneau announced this week that the Rev. Patrick Travers will leave St. Paul the Apostle Parish in Juneau to serve as the pastor of Holy Name. more