Media Clips by NUNA 04/16/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: The CDC said yesterday that it has reports of approximately 5,800 “breakthrough infections” where individuals fully vaccinated against COVID-19 contracted the disease. With nearly 77 million individuals in the United States fully vaccinated,...

Media Clips by NUNA 04/15/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: An expert advisory committee to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention met yesterday and declined to vote on whether to continue vaccinations with the Johnson & Johnson single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, effectively leaving the current...

Media Clips by NUNA 04/14/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: Interior Secretary Deb Haaland has named former President Barack Obama’s tribal liaison as her top official on Alaska issues. Raina Thiele is Dena’ina Athabascan and Yup’ik and an enrolled member of Pedro Bay village, making her the first...

Media Clips by NUNA 04/13/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: On Sunday, 20-year-old Duante Wright was shot and killed in Brooklyn Center, a Minneapolis suburb, during a traffic stop. Brooklyn Center Police Chief Tim Gannon described the shooting as “an accidental discharge” during a press conference...

Media Clips by NUNA 04/12/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: Pfizer and BioNTech requested on Friday that the Food and Drug Administration expand the emergency use authorization for their COVID-19 vaccine to permit its use in children ages 12 to 15. If the approval is granted, younger Americans could...

Media Clips by NUNA 04/09/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: On Thursday, Interior Secretary Deb Haaland visited Bears Ears National Monument and met with tribes and elected officials as she prepares to submit recommendations on whether to reverse President Donald Trump’s decision to downsize that site...