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Wednesday Evening 02-07-24

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The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly introduced an ordinance to sell borough owned land and more at last night’s meeting. Last week, different legislative committees heard testimony on four human trafficking bills sponsored by State Representative Sarah Vance. Amid subzero temperatures during the past two weeks, two Kasilof residents were arrested for animal cruelty for leaving their dog outside in the cold, which led to its death. More women in Alaska are now eligible for Medicaid coverage during pregnancy and after giving birth.

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Jamie Diep is a reporter/host for KBBI from Portland, Oregon. They joined KBBI right after getting a degree in music and Anthropology from the University of Oregon. They’ve built a strong passion for public radio through their work with OPB in Portland and the Here I Stand Project in Taipei, Taiwan.Jamie covers everything related to Homer and the Kenai Peninsula, and they’re particularly interested in education and environmental reporting. You can reach them at to send story ideas.