Anchorage Newswire (Page 12)

Anchorage Newswire (Page 12)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Anchorage, AK. (Page 12)

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  1. Trump transition team limits EPA at environmental forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Environmental Protection Agency halved the number of staffers attending an annual Anchorage forum on issues like climate change in response to a request from President Donald Trump's transition team.

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  2. River Hawks make a statementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Lowell Sun

    Freshman right wing Kenny Hausinger left the comfort of Anchorage, Alaska, to toil for the UMass Lowell hockey team and he got a goal to remember on the power play with 11:07 to play in the third period Friday night. His hard shot from the left faceoff circle found the net and gave the River Hawks a hard-fought 3-2 victory over the third-ranked Boston University Terriers before 6,220 fans at the Tsongas Center.

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  3. UAF swimming trio reaches finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... final. The North Pole junior qualified for the final with a sixth-place finish (57.25) in a preliminary. Anchorage senior Victoria Adams placed seventh in 57.45 for Alaska in the 100 back final. She came in seventh (57.62) in the preliminary ...

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  4. Fairbanks barista wins statewide teen beauty contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A hockey player and 2016 Lathrop High School graduate won the Miss Alaska Teen USA beauty pageant, which was held in Anchorage last weekend.

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  5. In once-closed case, Anchorage man charged with teen's Mat-Su shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska State Troopers said in a statement Friday night that a 19-year-old from Anchorage has been charged with killing a 16-year-old in the Mat-Su in June in a case that had once been closed. Damien Peterson was arrested and charged Friday with second-degree murder, stemming from the death of Frank Woodford, according to the dispatch.

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  6. Aces start poorly, rally in 3rd period, fall 4-3 in shootout to undermanned GrizzliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... (roughing), 10:33; Navin, Utah (roughing), 10:33; Navin, Utah (cross-checking), 14:23. Doyle Woody grew up in East Anchorage and is in his fourth decade at the ADN. He's been covering hockey since the Ice Age.

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  7. Low snow prompts Iditarod to move race's start to FairbanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Bellingham Herald

    This March 5, 2016, photo shows Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race veteran Ally Zirkle waving to the crowd as she begins the ceremonial start of the 1,000-mile race in Anchorage, Alaska. Iditarod officials on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, decided to move the official start of this year's race to Fairbanks because of a lack of snow along a part of the trail in the Alaska Range.

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  8. Keep (playoff) hope alive: Mitchell, Mantha, Anholt trigger UAA hockey's 3-2 road winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... ing), 12:53; Torrel, LSSU (holding the stick), 14:10; Van Allen, UAA (hooking), 14:10. Doyle Woody grew up in East Anchorage and is in his fourth decade at the ADN. He's been covering hockey since the Ice Age.

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  9. The Alaska State Capitol in Juneau on January 19, 2017.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... people I talked to over the last week. I also checked those impressions with a survey of business people by the Anchorage Economic Development Corp. Everyone said the Legislature's indecision is dragging down the economy. Businesses need to know ...

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  10. Cook Inlet Housing Authority plans new apartments, stores in heart of downtown AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    The parking lot at West Seventh Avenue and I Street is on trackto become a 40-unit mixed cost apartment building. A half-acre parking lot in the heart of downtown Anchorage is on track to be transformed into a trendy apartment building with street-level stores and a rooftop patio.

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  11. Rep. Cathy Giessel Introduces 1400% Studded Tire Tax Increase BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- State Senator Cathy Giessel has introduced Senate Bill 50, that aims to increase state taxes on studded tires. The Republican Senator who also serves as the Senate Resources Committee Chairman, is vying to boost each studded tire to $75.00, from its current $5.00 tax rate, during purchasing and installation.

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  12. Bill would bring back income tax, draw Permanent Fund money for state budgetRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... gains at 10 percent. Seaton said his goal was to tax the sale of stocks and bonds at a similar rate as income. Anchorage Rep. Lance Pruitt objected to the bill being sponsored by the House Finance Committee. He said it would be wrong to add an ...

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  13. Regulators: Tip from post office led to pot store raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Miami Herald

    ... ing cannabidiol oil that appeared to be offered for sale in violation of state law. Officers went to stores in the Anchorage area, Kenai, Houston and Wasilla. Chambers says those were stores the office could access with its available resources.

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  14. Reluctant to comply with Real Id, Alaska faces possible barrier toaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | KSKA

    ... to spend money to comply with REAL ID and to charge residents $5 to offset the costs. Sen. Bill Wielechowski, an Anchorage Democrat, sponsored the 2008 law that blocks Alaska from spending money on REAL ID. He said the federal government should bear ...

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  15. Anchorage man gets 6 1/2 years for shooting death in robbery gone awryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    Johnie Jones, 76, was sentenced Friday in Anchorage to 6 1/2 years in prison on a manslaughter charge stemming from the shooting death of man who tried to rob Jones' home of drugs. Jones shot and killed 36-year-old Sean Mulgrew in October 2013.

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  16. I turn giant blocks of ice into magical wonderlands 0:0Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | New York Post

    Shintaro Okamoto likes to say that not everyone in Anchorage, Alaska, where he grew up, plays with ice. But he did, and it went way beyond being a diversion.

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  17. U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski: "Allow Alaska To Demonstrate What We Have Done With Our Ingenuity"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- At the U.S. Senate, U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski conferred the nation's new Secretary of Energy. Our fresh Secretary of Energy Rick Perry pledged to advance and develop U.S. energy in all forms, during his confirmation hearing.

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  18. Changes coming to popular college prep programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Alaska Star

    The Alaska Middle College School is currently located at the University of Alaska Anchorage's Chugiak-Eagle River Campus. The partnership between UAA and the Mat-Su Borough School District will move to the Mat-Su campus next year, while the Anchorage School District has allocated nearly a milllion dollars to take over the program at the Chugiak-Eagle River campus as its own partnership with the university.

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  19. The Tour of Anchorage ski eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | KSKA

    One of the biggest and best events of the Anchorage winter is a ski race that crosses the whole city, held the same weekend as the Iditarod start. It's the Tour of Anchorage, and it's coming up soon, with some of the nation's best skiers and plenty of regular folks who just want to go the distance.

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  20. 49 Voices: Phillip Eben of AnchorageRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | APRN

    EBEN: I spent a lot of time with my mother. I was intrigued as a child 'cause she made mukluks and slippers - she did a lot of hand sewing - so my intrigueness caught her eye, so what I would end up doing is I would chew on he soles of the mukluks to form them for her, 'cause that's the way they formed them back in the day.

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