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Bonnie Paskvan is Calista's new general counsel. Photo from Calista Corporation.

Bonnie Paskvan is Calista’s new general counsel. Photo from Calista Corporation.

The Calista Regional Native Corporation has hired a new general counsel. Bonnie Paskvan will be in charge of the corporation’s legal and compliance efforts.

Paskvan has worked in legal leadership capacities for Alaska Wireless Network and GCI over the past two decades. She studied undergraduate at Stanford University and earned her law degree there. She was born and raised in Fairbanks.

Paskvan replaces Marcia Davis, who’s currently serving as acting revenue commissioner for Governor Bill Walker.

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Photo by Ben Matheson / KYUK.

Photo by Ben Matheson / KYUK.

A team of veterinarians is bringing spaying, neutering, and vaccinations to YK Delta villages. A small group of people from a nonprofit, Alaska Native Rural Veterinary, will be in Tuntutuliak and Kongiganak Wednesday and Thursday.
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The 2015 K300 starts January 16th.

The 2015 K300 starts January 16th.

Exactly one month from the start of the Kuskokwim 300, 31 mushers have signed up for the race to Aniak and back. Race Manager Zach Fansler says it’s the biggest field in two decades.

“We’re really excited for this race. 31 teams is the most teams we’ve had sign up since 1994,” said Fansler.
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