Anchorage Newswire (Page 14)

Anchorage Newswire (Page 14)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Anchorage, AK. (Page 14)

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  1. Assembly tells legislators to keep LIO downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | APRN

    The Anchorage Assembly officially waded into the state's complicate process of figuring out where to house the controversial Legislative Information Office for lawmakers. During its Tuesday meeting, the Assembly passed a resolution asking the state's Legislative Council to re-think a move to purchase the Wells Fargo building in the Spenard neighborhood.

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  2. Anchorage Assembly majority votes to keep LIO downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Anchorage Assembly passed a resolution Tuesday saying the state should keep its Anchorage legislative offices downtown, as lawmakers mull a move to Spenard. The resolution, proposed by downtown Assemblyman Patrick Flynn , passed 7-4.

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  3. Legislative panel releases oil, gas tax credit rewriteRead the original story

    Tuesday May 10 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... up to 10 days. "We're sort of at the point now where we have to make some decisions," said Rep. Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, and chairman of the House Rules Committee, which released the draft. The committee inherited the bill after it appeared that ...

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  4. Sports and Entertainment Trading Card Distributors GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | The Cardboard Connection

    ... not sell to the general public, however, they do buy collectibles, sports cards, and gaming cards. Based out of Anchorage, AK with another warehouse in Kentucky, MAD AL largely distributes gaming and entertainment trading cards. They have an ...

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  5. Woman's body found in south Anchorage; police seek witnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Police say a passer-by spotted the body of 45-year-old Darlene Kunayak in woods off Goldenview Drive near Bulgaria Drive.

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  6. People who overcome addiction, incarceration are more than worthy of societyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... and a wealth of diversity in life experiences. Mike Dingman is a fifth-generation Alaskan born and raised in Anchorage. He is a former UAA student body president and has worked, studied and volunteered in Alaska politics since the late 'a 90s. Email ...

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  7. An Anchorage cyclist is recovering after being left for dead in a hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... how often this kind of thing happens: a bicyclist struck down by a car and left in the road. In 2015, the Anchorage Police Department recorded some 136 traffic collisions involving bicyclists. That equals one about every two and a half days. But ...

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  8. Get it while it's cold: Touring Prince William Sound glaciers by kayakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Lazy Otter Charters out of the little seaport of Whittier, which averages 185 inches of precipitation a year. In Anchorage, 65 miles to the west, locals joke that the "weather is (fill in the rhyming expletive) in Whittier." My brother, a seasoned ...

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  9. Federal management of Cook Inlet fisheries would be a step backRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... is, these days, more than just a commercial fishery. Dramatically changing demographics, economics and culture in Anchorage, the Mat-Su, and even on the Kenai, have increased demand for equal access to the common property resources. The Alaska Board ...

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  10. Add Spenard to the list of farmers markets open for the summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... "It's looking like this week of sunshine will fully usher in summer," says Sarah Bean of Arctic Organics and the Anchorage Farmers Market. "We're ahead of schedule in the field thanks to the lack of breakup. The soils have been workable since late ...

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  11. House Rules Committee holds hearing on oil and gas taxes, first in over three weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | APRN

    ... House Rules Committee held the first public hearing in more than three weeks on the legislation Tuesday. Chairman Anchorage Republican Craig Johnson said the bill draws on input from industry, as well as lawmakers from both parties. "We'd like to ...

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  12. Alaska Legislature Offers Oil & Gas Tax Credit RedraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- Today, the Alaska House Republican delegation offered a redrafted oil and gas tax credit bill, however it did not draw legislators any closer to an agreement, just yet. The new version was spearheaded by Republican Representative Craig Johnson of Anchorage, and calls for phasing out the majority of current credits, and creating a fresh tax mechanism for Cook Inlet by 2019.

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  13. Oregon man fined for striking bald eagles with truck in Dutch HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... "In addition, the court ordered Thompson to pay $3,400 in restitution to the Bird Treatment and Learning Center in Anchorage," troopers wrote. Though bald eagles are protected under federal law, U.S. Fish and Wildlife spokesperson Andrea Medeiros ...

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  14. House Republican defends appeal in suit over Alaska Medicaid expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    The House Republican who filed an appeal in the Alaska Legislature's lawsuit over Medicaid expansion defended his decision in a phone interview Tuesday, saying he disregarded legal advice from the Legislature's own attorney because it was a "wrong opinion." Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, said he filed the appeal with the Supreme Court on Thursday.

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  15. Shell forfeits Arctic leases once worth $2bRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | KSKA

    ... has deep roots in Alaska and this is her third stint in Washington, a city she has grown to love. She was born in Anchorage and is a West High graduate. She studied political science at the University of Washington and has an M.A. in journalism from ...

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  16. Scientists Predict Alaska Wildfire IncreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- The University of Montana's affiliate scientist Adam Young and fire ecology Associate Professor Philip Higuera, have conducted new research, that has predicted an increase in fires in the 49th state. Their findings were just published in the Ecography Journal.

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  17. Big Brothers Big Sisters Announces Summer "Over the Edge" FundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska is calling on all to get involved, in it's summer fundraiser. The event is coined, "Over the Edge," and will take place on July 16th, 2016.

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  18. Massive Cruise Ship Tackles Northwest PassageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | Wall Street Journal

    ... so high, Crystal Cruises said, it is planning a second cruise for 2017. That has maritime officials viewing the Anchorage, Alaska, to New York City voyage as a kind of test case for the bigger ships they expect to come calling more frequently. Some ...

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  19. Walker to name new Supreme Court Justice within the weekRead the original story

    Tuesday May 10 | APRN

    ... They include Susan Carney of the Office of Public Advocacy in Fairbanks, Superior Court Judge Andrew Guidi of Anchorage, private attorney Jahna Lindemuth of Anchorage, and Superior Court Judge Philip Pallenberg of Juneau. Attorneys in the Capital ...

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  20. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Business Wire

    ... the nation's capital last night for their o... )--Alaska's top two youth volunteers of 2016, Jenevia Wika, 16, of Anchorage and Isabella Weiss, 14, of Palmer, were honored in the nation's capital last night for their o... )--Arkansas' top two youth ...

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