Anchorage Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. The Gray Area Between 'Yellow' And 'Brown' SkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... within the Asian American umbrella, to this day," says E.J.R. David. He's a professor at the University of Alaska, Anchorage who studies the mental health consequences of colonialism. He also wrote Brown Skin, White Minds, a book about the ...

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  2. UAF volleyball loses momentum, falls to SeawolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Alaska Nanooks battled to tie the second set against the host University of Alaska Anchorage on Tuesday night in the latest edition of the Great Northwest Athletic Conference and intrastate volleyball feud.

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  3. Women's basketball downs Penn and CortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    ... victories, the Bearcats have a lot of confidence going into their upcoming games in the Great Alaska Shootout in Anchorage, Alaska. "Hopefully, we'll continue to improve as a program out there and [the road trip] will bring our kids closer together ...

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  4. Summer's bounty, winter's feastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... bacon." After winning the Alaska Symphony of Seafood, organized by the Alaska Fisheries Development Foundation, in Anchorage in 2016, West brought his salmon bacon to the Boston Seafood Show. After winning that event, his unique salmon product ...

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  5. Nichols retiring from MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | TheCourier.com

    Rodney Nichols, executive vice president of human resources, health and administrative services for Marathon Petroleum Corp., will retire Jan. 1. Nichols joined Marathon in 1977 and served in a wide variety of roles, including positions at company facilities in Bridgeport, Illinois; Anchorage, Alaska; Casper, Wyoming; Garyville, Louisiana; Texas ... (more)

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  6. Snowfall could make for a dicey commute Thursday in Anchorage and Mat-Su, weather service warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Anchorage Daily News

    A fast-moving cold front will bring a "quick burst" of snow to Southcentral Alaska early Thursday and could lead to a dicey morning commute in cities including Anchorage, Palmer and Wasilla, the National Weather Service warned. "In the addition to the potential for slippery roads, cold temperatures will allow for snow to easily be blown around by traffic leading to significantly reduced driving visibilities at times," the weather service said in a statement Wednesday evening .

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  7. Anchorage police want to start using dronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Anchorage Daily News

    Anchorage Police Chief Justin Doll, center, discusses his agency's proposed drone program with members of the Anchorage Assembly on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017. A drone sits on the table.

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  8. Senators heard about permanent fund problems before leavingRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 15 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... After reviewing a chart that showed Alaskans have one of the lowest state and local tax burdens in the country, Anchorage Republican Sen. Natasha von Imhof said they face other costs. "When you start adding the total cost of living in Alaska when it ...

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  9. Mumps outbreak in Anchorage biggest in decades, leads to new vaccination guidelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Anchorage Daily News

    In the biggest outbreak of mumps in Alaska in decades, 44 people have been confirmed with the illness and many others show signs of it, the state Division of Public Health said Wednesday in a bulletin recommending additional vaccinations for at-risk groups. The outbreak is centered in Anchorage and is strongly hitting the city's Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian populations.

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  10. Shoddy work on crime exposes the Alaska Legislature's incompetenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... the maximum sentence for C felonies to two years, the same as the more severe B felonies. Rep. Matt Claman, D-Anchorage, chair of the Judiciary Committee, pointed out that having the same sentence for the two categories of crime made no sense, but ...

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  11. Anchorage police officers investigate a shooting at Determine Design...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Anchorage Daily News

    Anchorage police officers investigate a shooting at Determine Design at 903 W. Northern Lights Blvd. in Anchorage on Wednesday. Anchorage police officers investigate a shooting at Determine Design at 903 W. Northern Lights Blvd. in Anchorage on Wednesday.

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  12. After 2 years of negotiations, Anchorage School District and teachers union reach tentative contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Anchorage Daily News

    Hundreds of Anchorage educators have crowded School Board meetings this fall to air their frustrations as contract negotiations continued. At this meeting, they put up their hands to silently cheer in support of a colleague.

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  13. U.S. Senate committee moves ANWR drilling legislation one step closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... of the Brooks Range and the Beaufort Sea. The river is the western boundary of the coastal plain. (Erik Hill / Anchorage Daily News 2001 archive) The coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge stretches away to the north and east of the ...

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  14. Inside people feature - Sharing a passion for fitnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... said. McCurdy knows how it feels to push herself to achieve a goal. In college, she biked from Austin, Texas to Anchorage, Alaska. The journey of over 4,000 miles took 70 days to complete. The trip helped raise money for cancer research and taught ...

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  15. Movers and Shakers for Nov. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Pat Leary was recently hired as the new senior vice president of Technical Services for Sitnasuak Applied Technologies LLC based in Anchorage, a subsidiary of Sitnasuak Native Corp. Leary started this position on Oct. 23. The primary focus of work will be "remote" supervisory control and data acquisition, information technology network and physical security, and general IT system operations and maintenance. Leary is from Anchorage and retired from the U.S. Navy as a Captain in 2012.

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  16. Mixed reaction to Ak LNG-China letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Gov. Bill Walker visits with China President Xi Jinping on April 7 at the Hotel Captain Cook in Anchorage. Xi stopped to refuel en route back to China after a visit to Washington, D.C. On Nov. 8 in front of Xi and President Donald Trump, Walker signed a letter characterized as a joint development agreement with Sinopec, the Bank of China and the country's $813 billion sovereign wealth fund.

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  17. Marijuana taxes near total for alcohol; testing under scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Brian Coyle, owner of AK Green Labs LLC, said testing needs to be "more uniform and accurate" in comments to the Marijuana Control Board in Anchorage on Nov. 14. So far this year, Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office investigations show more notices of violations were handed out to bars than to marijuana operations by a count of 57 to 44. Tax revenue from marijuana operations this year through October is $1.5 million, while alcohol tax generated $2.2 million. Budgets for each segment for AMCO in 2017 came to $1.6 million for alcohol and $1.2 million for marijuana.

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  18. Entrepreneurs bring slate of new ideas to 10th Startup WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    The FutrSelf team of Ben Matheson, Mike Casti, Emily Niebuhr and Kavita Jattansingh took top honors at the end of the 10th annual Startup Weekend hosted at The Boardroom in Downtown Anchorage Nov. 10-12. The idea is to create an easy way for people to save money for emergencies.

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  19. Brooks Range Petroleum seeks more time as Mustang delayed againRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... for another year to bring their small and long-delayed North Slope oil project to fruition. Bart Armfield, CEO of Anchorage-based Brooks Range wrote in the 2018 plan of development document for the company's Mustang oil project submitted to the ...

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  20. Alaska SBA office hosts Amazon for e-commerce workshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... the Small Business Development Center; Cat Mason, a SCORE mentor; Zoi Maroudas, founder of Bambinos Baby Food of Anchorage; and Chris Fischer, co-owner of Alaska Beach Stone Lamp of Homer. Because so many consumers go online to shop, the SBA and ...

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