Stories are posted on the APRN news page. You can subscribe to APRN’s newsfeeds via email, podcast and RSS. Follow us on Facebook at alaskapublic.org and on Twitter @aprnListen nowInterior sees first wildfire of note this seasonDan Bross, KUAC – FairbanksThe Interior’s first substantial wildfire of the season was ignited by lightning last night outside Fairbanks.Seaton files to run as independent in Democratic primaryAaron Bolton, KBBI – HomerHouse Rep. Paul Seaton of Homer has represented House District 31 on the Kenai Peninsula as a Republican since 2002, but he filed Thursday to run as an independent in the Democratic primary.‘Little slice of heaven’ Juneau subdivision threatened by river erosionElizabeth Jenkins, Alaska’s Energy Desk – JuneauThe neighborhood can’t seem to agree: As the erosion gets worse, who should pay for it?UA Regents defer consideration of Haines timber sale planAbbey Collins, KHNS – HainesThe University of Alaska Board of Regents is delaying a decision on whether to approve the plan for a Chilkat Valley timber sale.How hard is it to find an electrician in Bethel?Krysti Shallenberger, Alaska’s Energy Desk – AnchorageA recent letter from the Alaska Village Electric Cooperative startled residents in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta. The letter told customers to repair their electric equipment by August or have their power cut off.Remembering our friend, Native media pioneer John ActiveAnna Rose MacArthur, KYUK – BethelOur friend, Yup’ik storyteller, culture bearer, translator and longtime KYUK radio and TV host John “Aqumgaciq” Active died this Monday morning at age 69.Turning a temporary stay into long-term stability, 30 days at a timeAnne Hillman, Alaska Public Media – AnchorageEmergency shelters are supposed to be supportive safe havens. But in Fairbanks, it was a little too supportive. So staff developed a new plan for pushing people out the door by helping them stand on their own feet.