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    Klukwan, Alaska (AP)

    The Chilkat Indian Village of Klukwan has won a nearly $2 million federal grant to help build a heritage center.

    The $1.8 million grant from the Economic Development Administration will go toward the Jilkaat Kwaan Cultural Heritage Center Hospitality House.

    Officials say the project is expected to create almost 60 jobs and generate $4.5 million in private investment.

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