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  1. BUSRide turns 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Bus Ride

    ... Computer and Electronics Forums in 85 different cities in the United States and Canada including Honolulu, HI, and Anchorage, AK. Our Forums were an important part of the business and generated valuable friendships. Looking ahead Continuing to grow ...

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  2. Palmer monofill dumped again by Mat-Su planning commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Matanuska-Susitna Borough planning commission has rejected an Anchorage company's contentious bid to put a 35-acre construction and demolition debris landfill on an old gravel pit near Palmer. The commission made the decision during a six-hour meeting at the borough building packed with a crowd of about 125, most of them opposed to the Central Monofill Services proposal.

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  3. Anchorage schedules hearing on marijuana sales banRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... Alaska's largest city out of legal marijuana sales was introduced by Assemblywoman Amy Demboski, who wants to be Anchorage's next mayor. She says the municipality should take a wait-and-see approach and shouldn't be a guinea pig for commercial ...

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  4. 16 Confiscated Turtles Arrive at Dubuque M...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | WMT-AM Cedar Rapids

    OFFICIALS FOR A DUBUQUE MUSEUM SAY THEY'VE RECEIVED 16 BABY TURTLES THAT WERE CONFISCATED AT AN AIRPORT IN ALASKA. THE NATIONAL MISSISSIPPI RIVER MUSEUM & AQUARIUM IN DUBUQUE SAYS THE U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE CONFISCATED THE TURTLES AT AN AIRPORT IN ANCHORAGE, ALASKA.

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  5. As oil prices fall, so do Alaska budget hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and removes money, for now, to pay for "mega projects" such as the 1.7-mile Knik Arm bridge that would connect Anchorage to the fast-growing suburbs around Palmer and Wasilla. If the low prices persist, Alaskans will slowly notice a raft of hidden ...

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  6. Ice roads create slippery commuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... a.m. Monday at Mile 80 of the Sterling Highway. A two-trailer truck from Midnight Sun Transportation Company in Anchorage was traveling westbound on the Sterling Highway entering Sterling when the back trailer lost control on the ice and overturned. ...

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  7. 'Marijuana-Logues'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Now that Alaska has voted yes to legalizing marijuana, it's time to unveil this comedy show -- "Marijuana-Logues." Tony Camin returns to Anchorage to perform the 'Logues along with local comics Kass Smiley and Nathan Hall.

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  8. Friends, Family Mourn Avalanche Victim; Expert Advises Recovery Operation DelayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | APRN

    ... a memorial service for Petersen at their lodge at Black Rapids Saturday. Another service for Petersen was held in Anchorage yesterday. Meanwhile, an avalanche expert who's surveyed the area of the eastern Alaska Range where the deadly slide came ...

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  9. Chaplain's 50-year journey to become bishop of Fairbanks dioceseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Eielson Air Force Base Arctiz Sentry

    ... of the community. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Shawn Nickel/Released) Rev. Roger L. Schwietz, Archbishop of Anchorage, Alaska, places a miter on the head of Chaplain (Maj.) Chad Zielinski, the 354th Fighter Wing deputy wing chaplain, ...

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  10. Anchorage man found guilty in 2012 murder of ex-girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    An Anchorage jury on Monday found 24-year-old Bukurim Miftari guilty on numerous counts, including murder, related to the death of his ex-girlfriend Kristen Reid in 2012. After Anchorage Superior Court Judge Kevin Saxby read the verdict, some family members and friends of Miftari stood, upset and crying.

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  11. Iowa museum receives 16 baby turtles confiscated at airportRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Officials for a Dubuque museum say they've received 16 baby turtles that were confiscated at an airport in Alaska. The National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium in Dubuque says the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service confiscated the turtles at an airport in Anchorage, Alaska.

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  12. Google releases Anchorage's top searches of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Google released its top searches of 2014 for Anchorage, and the result is an eclectic blend of topics, from the Iditarod to Ebola to twerking. A person's browser history can say a lot about them -- for better or for worse.

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  13. Trooper shooting in TananaRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    The procession for two slain Alaska State Troopers arrives at the State Medical Examiners office in Anchorage, AK on Friday, May 2, 2014. Trooper Sergeant Patrick ÒScottÓ Johnson and Trooper Gabriel ÒGabeÓ Rich were killed in the line of duty in Tanana, AK on Thursday.

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  14. Federal Contractors Eyak Technology LLC and Eyak Services LLC Resolve ...Read the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... infrastructure services to the U.S. government. Both are subsidiaries of The Eyak Corporation, headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska. "Federal government contractors and their employees must adhere to high standards in their dealings with the ...

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  15. Anchorage's persistent warm weather so far this winter may be record settingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Know that squeaky sound snow makes on cold days when you walk on it? That sound has not been heard much in Anchorage this winter. How about the sensation of ice forming in your nostrils when breathing in cold air? That happens when the temperature is approximately 5 degrees or colder.

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  16. Proposed Anchorage pot ban is flawed on many levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    OPINION: The proposal to ban marijuana facilities in Anchorage before the state's rulemaking process has begun defies reason. Pictured: Anchorage assembly member Amy Demboski addresses her colleagues during a meeting on Dec 3, 2013.

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  17. Woman injured as she tries to assist at crashRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    A woman who stopped to assist another driver after a crash on an Anchorage highway was struck and injured. Anchorage police spokeswoman Dani Myren says there were multiple accidents Sunday as light rain fell.

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  18. University of Alaska regents consider system-wide tobacco banRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    The issue is scheduled for a vote Thursday at the regents' meeting at the University of Alaska Anchorage, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported . The proposal would halt the use of tobacco almost everywhere on UA properties.

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  19. Santa Will Reply to Letters from ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... elope, with appropriate postage, and address the larger envelope to: 4. "Letters From Santa" must be mailed to the Anchorage, AK postmaster by no later than Dec. 15. Santa's helpers in Anchorage will take care of the rest.

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  20. Alaska same-sex couple reports vandalism to homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A same-sex couple in Anchorage says their home was targeted with acts of vandalism including a soup-like substance on their mailbox and obscene signs left on their car. Jacobson says the signs on the car's window had anti-gay slurs and drawings.

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