Barrow Newswire (Page 6)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Barrow, AK. (Page 6)

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  1. NFL Seahawks to make trip to BarrowRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Members of Seattle Seahawks will spend a day in Barrow on July 6 to visit Special Olympics athletes in the state's northernmost city. Tackle Terry Pool, guard Kristjan Sokoli, assistant coach Tom Cable and Sea Gals cheerleaders Kylie Cook and De'Djuana Simpson will spend the day in Barrow on a trip sponsored by GCI.

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  2. Coast Guard launches seasonal home base in KotzebueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... In prior Arctic Shield Operations years, the Coast Guard had skipped from town to town each summer - from Kotzebue to Barrow to Prudhoe Bay. A permanent base will allow for more flexibility, Eggert said. Now, the Coast Guard will station two MH-60 ...

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  3. Native elders, scientists talk action, plans for fighting climate change in Interior Alaska villagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... which provided broken bones for the elderly or young children who took tumbles on the frozen paths. Beverly Hugo, of Barrow, was laid up over last winter with a broken ankle from a slip and fall after unusual winter rains turned walkways to ice. ...

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  4. Study: As Alaska warms, methane emissions appear stableRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... partners examined 29 years of continuous, precision measurements of atmospheric methane and other gases from the NOAA Barrow Atmospheric Baseline Observatory, which is part of NOAA's Global Greenhouse Gas Reference Network. "There has been a huge ...

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  5. Climate: Arctic sea ice on pace for record meltdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Summit County Voice

    ... Barents and Kara seas (10 to 30 centimeters thinner). Multiyear ice north of Canada and Greenland is also thinner. In Barrow, Alaska, researchers recently found widespread signs of early melting, with sea ice much thinner than average, as well as ...

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  6. Weather Eye: Our mild temps, rainfall beat harsh Southwest heatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Columbian

    ... rain. Or to the far north, where it was 89 degrees cooler at 33 degrees and cloudy with a few snow flurries at Barrow, Alaska. No thanks, I'll stay right here in Vancouver, USA. The clouds and even a few sprinkles on Monday were still from that ...

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  7. Financial Talkies - a Platform for Those Who Seek Knowledge and Insight for Better InvestmentsRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | PR.com

    Barrow, AK, June 20, 2016 -- -- There's great news for investors looking to educating themselves more and broaden their investment horizon in the billion dollar entrepreneurial ecosystem. FinancialTalkies is now up and about with its mission to help investors and novices understand and learn the best aspects of starting a business, growing their business, leadership, marketing, raising funds, startup blogging and also the best practices of social marketing.

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  8. The short, brilliant career of Alaska's first woman pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... such as Ben Eielson, Noel Wien and Russ Merrill. In March 1927, he became the second pilot (after Eielson) to fly to Barrow, accompanying Eielson and George Wilkins as they staged supplies for an attempt at the first trans-Arctic airplane flight ...

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  9. Summit to address internet connectivity in ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Leaders from the telecom industry and government will meet July 13-14 in Barrow to discuss the necessity and challenges of connecting to broadband internet in the Arctic in the Top of the World Arctic Broadband Summit.

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  10. In Alaska, justice should be for all of us, not just those who can afford itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... peoples, all of this was that one weird thing that happened to us that one time. I also told her how when I got to Barrow after working in the Legislature this spring, my good friend told me, "All charges for crimes less than a felony have been ...

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  11. Barrow star leaves Alaska to improve his hoops game, and major colleges are noticingRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Kamaka Hepa of Barrow rises above the competition to block a shot during the Class 3A basketball championship game this year at the Alaska Airlines Center. In the few months since Kamaka Hepa left Barrow in pursuit of elite basketball competition in the Lower 48, the 16-year-old has basically been on the court every day and on an airplane every weekend.

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  12. Former North Slope police employee admits stealing over $100k from evidence roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... U.S. Attorney. According to the plea agreement, Solomon worked for the North Slope Borough Police Department in Barrow from November 2006 until July 2012. From about January 2011 to June 2012, she and two others were assigned to work in the ...

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  13. Permafrost soil under North Slope lakes is about to thawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... an average place of 0.8 degrees Celsius (1.44 degrees Fahrenheit) per decade, matching the rise in air temperature at Barrow over the past 37 years, the study said. Warming is happening at a slightly slower pace at the bottom of lakes shallower than ...

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  14. Two dead in rafting accident on Alaska's North SlopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... release from the North Slope Borough. At about 1:50 p.m. Wednesday, the borough Department of Search and Rescue in Barrow received a report of a boat capsizing 75 miles south of Kaktovik, on the Kongakut River. Two people from the raft were reported ...

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  15. Homer's Best BetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Homer News

    ... in time and landed on Tuesday, June 21. We'll get a whopping 18 hours and 44 minutes then, or as they call it in Barrow, "a good start." Holy Axial Tilt! If you're new to Alaska, all this light can be a bit intimidating - and intoxicating. Even ...

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  16. Meteorologists: Spring Hottest on Record for Northern HemisphereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Voice of America

    ... sheet melting early this year. "Northern Hemisphere snow cover has never been lower in the 50-year record," he said. Barrow, Alaska, recorded its earliest total loss of snow to melting on record, and the statistics go back 78 years, he said. He ...

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  17. NASA: World temperatures continue to riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Al Jazeera

    ... spring, (March, April, and May), recorded the lowest extent on that record. Snow started melting, in its retreat from Barrow, Alaska, on May 13. In 78 years of records, this annual retreat has never started this early. Snow is highly reflective and ...

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  18. According to NASA May 2016 hottest on recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | India.com

    ... by Rutgers University's Global Snow Lab. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced on May 20 that Barrow, Alaska recorded the earliest snowmelt in 78 years of recorded climate history. Typically snow retreats in late June or ...

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  19. Two Day Conference Planned To Explore Critical Need Of High-Speed Internet Across The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Freshnews

    Tech industry experts, policy leaders and pan-Arctic residents will assemble in Barrow, Alaska in mid-July to discuss the critical need for high-speed broadband across the circumpolar Arctic. The Top of the World Arctic Broadband Summit will be held in Barrow, Alaska July 13-14 and feature presentations ranging from the challenges to bringing high-speed internet to the Arctic - to the government's role in broadband development and expansion.

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  20. This luxury cruise ship will soon sail through the Arctic. Here's what that means for Alaska.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... 1,700 people would "create a bit of chaos" in the town of about 3,200. The ship won't be stopping there, or in Barrow, but those areas would be affected if passengers had to unexpectedly The Coast Guard, over the past few years, has carried out ...

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