Eagle-River Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. The challenges of crab leg lunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | KSKA

    That pales in comparison to last year's record-breaking catch. But it was enough for Nome's Pingo Bakery Seafood House to host its annual crab leg lunch during Iditarod.

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  2. West soccer teams sweep BartlettRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Rosie Rush of West splits Bartlett defenders Autumn DeHart, left, and Jacia Colun as she advances the ball during first-half soccer action on Tuesday afternoon, March 29, 2016, at The Dome. Tabitha Wheeler of West tries to settle the ball surrounded by Bartlett defenders during first-half soccer action on Tuesday afternoon, March 29, 2016, at The Dome.

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  3. Four bills aimed at cutting state costs raise local concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Senators introduced four new bills Monday that would require local governments and schools to pay more for pensions, end two college scholarship programs, and cut the amount that municipalities receive in state funding. The first measure, Senate Bill 207 , would shift much of the costs of teacher pensions from the state onto local school districts.

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  4. New Senate bills end scholarships, shift pension obligations to cities and schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska Senate leaders proposed Monday to roll back a signature college scholarship program of former Gov. Sean Parnell's as they continue to hunt for cuts to fix the state's budget crisis. A new bill from the Senate Finance Committee, co-chaired by Pete Kelly of Fairbanks and Anna MacKinnon of Eagle River, both Republicans, would eliminate the $11 million-a-year Alaska Performance Scholarship program by 2022.

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  5. On anniversary of 1964 quake, small earthquake rocks Southcentral AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A magnitude-.3.8 earthquake struck east of Anchorage on Sunday -- which just happened to coincide with the 52nd anniversary of the devastating magnitude-9.2 earthquake that reshaped the Southcentral Alaska landscape. According to information from the Alaska Earthquake Center , Sunday's brief temblor was centered just 7 miles southeast of Eagle River and 19 miles east of Anchorage, and at a depth of 16.7 miles.

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  6. Bernie Sanders Enjoys Another Big Night With Three State SweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | Courthouse News Service

    Sen. Bernie Sanders continues to rack up wins in the west in the contest for the Democratic presidential nomination, scoring decisive victories Saturday in Washington state, Alaska and Hawaii. The Vermont senator soundly defeated Hillary Clinton in Washington state, 73 percent to 27 percent.

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  7. Bernie Sanders Enjoys Another Big Night With Wins In Wash., AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | Courthouse News Service

    Sen. Bernie Sanders continues to rack up wins in the west in the contest for the Democratic presidential nomination, scoring decisive victories Saturday in caucuses in Washington state and Alaska. As of 8 p.m. Saturday night, the Vermont senator led Hillary Clinton in Washington state, 72 percent to 28 percent, with 55 percent of the vote counted.

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  8. Arctic Directory March 2016: Harrington joins ASRC's external affairs departmentRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2016 | Petroleum News

    Arctic Slope Regional Corp. announced that Shalon Harrington has joined the company's external affairs department as its new director of government affairs. In her new role, Harrington will be responsible for formulating position recommendations and strategies on legislative issues, monitoring legislative activity on both the state and federal level and handling long-term and short-term legislative planning for the company.

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  9. Lions CornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Alaska Star

    The community egg hunt will be held Sunday, March 27, at Lions Park in Eagle River beginning at 12:20 p.m. Children 1 to 12 years old are encouraged to come out a forage for eggs and win prizes. STOCK PHOTO THESPECDEPT.COM Community Easter egg hunt will be combined with a much needed community food drive, on Sunday, March 27, at Lions Park in Eagle River.

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  10. Last-day-of-winter snowfall leads to dozens of crashes in AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Saturday's major Southcentral Alaska snow dump, which brought the Seward Highway to a halt in South Anchorage after pileups involving dozens of vehicles just one day before the spring equinox, broke a daily record -- but it wasn't the deepest snow recorded in the region. National Weather Service meteorologist Joe Wegman said Sunday that Anchorage's official snow tally for Saturday, from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, was 6.4 inches -- enough to topple the previous record for March 19, 5.2 inches set in 1979.

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  11. Anchorage and Surrounding Areas See Snowfall on First Day of SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | KIMO

    Saturday may have been the first day of Spring, but for Anchorage and surrounding areas, it looked a bit more like Winter. "We essentially had a Polar Arctic Air Mass some down south from out of the Interior and then it met up with a warm front that's coming in out of the Gulf and when the two meet, it pushes the air upwards and whenever you have strong lift with moisture and it being as cold as it is that produces snow," Joe Wegman who is a Meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Anchorage said.

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  12. Last-day-of-winter snowfall breaks daily record in AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Saturday's major Southcentral Alaska snow dump, which brought the Seward Highway to a halt in South Anchorage after pile-ups involving dozens of vehicles just one day before the spring equinox, broke a daily record -- but it wasn't the deepest snow recorded in the region. National Weather Service meteorologist Joe Wegman said Sunday that Anchorage' official snow tally for Saturday, from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, was 6.4 inches -- enough to topple the previous record for March 19, 5.2 inches set in 1979.

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  13. Aklestad and Johnson win Iron Dog snowmachine raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Tyler Aklestad, left, and Tyson Johnson cross the finish line to win the Iron Dog behind the Morris Thompson Center in Fairbanks on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016. The Iron Dog is an approximately 2,000-mile snow machine race across Alaska.

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  14. After expulsion from majority, Eagle River Rep. Lora Reinbold faces GOP primary challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Eagle River Republican Rep. Lora Reinbold will face a primary challenger this year in Crystal Kennedy, who served nine years on the Anchorage School Board. Kennedy on Thursday registered her primary campaign, which will be chaired by another conservative elected official from Eagle River: Anchorage Assemblyman Bill Starr.

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  15. In Chugiak-Eagle River Assembly race, big names compete for recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Incumbent Anchorage Assembly member Amy Demboski is facing a familiar political name in her re-election bid from Chugiak and Eagle River. Demboski, who ran for mayor last year and lost in the runoff race against Ethan Berkowitz, has gained a reputation as a forceful advocate on issues in her community, including private property rights, government spending cuts and restrictions on pot businesses.

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  16. There THEY go again...SpendthriftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Alaska Star

    Many of us remember the famous line, "there you go again!" used by Ronald Reagan during his campaign against incumbent President Jimmy Carter on October 28, 1980, during a debate sponsored by the League of Women Voters. That statement applies in Anchorage this election cycle as we have come to expect the same efforts to overspend a mandated tax cap every time a liberal mayor takes over.

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  17. PTA focuses on ways to combat bullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Alaska Star

    Fred Manzano, manager of the Eagle River and Wasilla branches of the Okamoto's School of Karate, demonstrates, with students, ways to combat bullying during a PTA meeting. PHOTO BY AMY ARMSTRONG FOR THE STAR While the Anchorage School District as a whole grapples with bullying, one local parent-teacher association is taking steps to curb the social ill.

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  18. Police continue to investigate Eagle-River murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Alaska Star

    Police investigate the shooting death of Marcus Dushun Cosby, Jr., 24. Dushun was found outside of the Wood River Park Apartments at 16510 Centerfield Drive in Eagle River during a welfare check at 3:30 a.m. Friday, March 11. PHOTO BY AMY ARMSTRONG FOR THE STAR The Anchorage Police Department has released the name of the man killed in the parking lot of the Wood River Park Apartments early last Friday morning.

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  19. Late Start at Eagle River High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Alaska Star

    Eagle River High School will run a late-start bell for two Mondays in a row: March 21 and March 28. Classes will begin at 8:15 a.m. instead of 7:30. This allows the teaching staff to begin a Professional Learning Community in which they can meet in small groups to expand their professional practice.

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  20. Father finds solace in daughter's death by supporting a stranger's girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Avery Lindholm, 2, rests in her hospital bed surrounded by homemade quilts, prayer flags, presents, cards, letters and photos following surgery in San Diego in the spring of 2015. "We had the best possible experience, felt very loved, while experiencing the absolute worst possible event," said dad J.T. Lindholm.

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