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Zachariah Hughes
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Zachariah Hughes 48m
Although she isn’t scheduled to speak until the last day of is here at the Elders and Youth conference with a knot of constituents wanting to talk with her.
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Zachariah Hughes 5h
In remarks to the Elders and Youth conference, chokes up mentioning visit to Kotzebue for funeral of Ashley Johnson-Barr, says he has been troubled thinking what more could have been done.
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Zachariah Hughes Oct 13
The correct answer is sunflower seeds.
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Zachariah Hughes Oct 12
Amid a shortage of beds, Alaskans involuntarily committed for emergency psychiatric care -- with no criminal charges -- are being housed in jails and prisons. A former judge said it was like sending a heart attack patient to jail instead of a doctor.
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Zachariah Hughes Oct 12
[to the tune of "waterfalls"] 🎶The time of year when there's so little light after work/ 🎵 You skip changing clothes and just skateboard/ 🎶 In your biz-casual khakis and cardigan 🎵 Please stick to the rivers and the lakes that you're used to
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Zachariah Hughes Oct 12
One of the members, Lance, hosts the best (imho) weekly music show on KNOM and lives in a yurt with his wife and their sled dogs. Nome is the best.
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Nat Herz Oct 10
I did a story on how two influential lobbyists in Alaska appear to be violating a fundraising ban aimed at stopping them from currying favor with elected leaders. Among the practice's beneficiaries: the incumbent governor, and House speaker.
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KTOO Oct 10
How much can a city like cut down on carbon? There are only so many resources you control that relate to energy usage - but a big one is the fleet of cars, trucks, buses, snowplows (by )
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Zachariah Hughes Oct 10
Replying to @julia_omalley
Crazy how after the equinox we get three sunsets a day
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Alaska Public Media News Oct 10
How much can a city like Anchorage cut down on carbon? by
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Zachariah Hughes Oct 9
Me trying to sneak back in words to the draft after my editor cut them out
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Zachariah Hughes Oct 9
We co-authored this Tweet and I stand by it
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Zachariah Hughes Oct 9
Replying to @akartisan
Wild that each Daylight Savings Day saves, on average, 500 hours of daylight a day.
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Zachariah Hughes Oct 9
Always surprises me this time of year in Alaska how fast the dark creeps up, hard to believe we somehow lose 90 hours of sunlight every single day.
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Zachariah Hughes Oct 8
Sounds like someone is bitter about how Social Studies 10B turned out tehehehe 😎
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Zachariah Hughes Oct 8
Shred ‘til you’re dead 😎🏄🏻‍♂️
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Nat Herz Oct 5
I've heard from two political insiders in Alaska today who said Murkowski's vote tells them she's not running for re-election.
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Zachariah Hughes Oct 5
Folks scrambling to understand 's vote, her life, politics: this is the best profile of her available, a podcast by and . Informative. Insightful. Contextual in ways most punditry misses.
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Zachariah Hughes Oct 5
When the interview is going surprisingly well
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Zachariah Hughes Oct 5
I had a dream about Bear 32 last night. He was digging up roots on a river bank and it was terrifying. He really wanted those roots.
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