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  1. My face of freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    For many Americans Memorial Day has become a day of Bar-B-Que and enjoying the weather as the summer months approach.

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  2. My face of freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Mt. Airy News

    For many Americans Memorial Day has become a day of Bar-B-Que and enjoying the weather as the summer months approach.

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  3. Mine-Sweeping, Playground-Building, Parachuting Sapper Brigade Leaves JBERRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | APRN

    The 23rd Engineer Company is one part of the 2d Engineer Brigade in the process of dissolving. The 2nd Engineer Brigade started during WWII with amphibious landings, and the insignia is a sea-horse, "The work-horses of the sea."

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  4. Moped Driver Dies in Crash on Glenn HighwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | KIMO

    A moped driver was killed over the weekend on the Glenn Highway. The fatal crash happened just before 6:30 PM on Saturday, on the Glenn Highway about one quarter mile past the Fort Richardson overpass according to Anchorage Police.

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  5. Anchorage family clings to hope murder will be solvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Peninsula Clarion

    ADVANCE FOR SUNDAY MAY 10, 2015 AND THEREAFTER- In this photo taken April 26, 2015, Judy Connolly holds a photograph in Anchorage, Alaska, that was taken just days before her 16-year-old daughter Shelley Connolly was found dead in 1978. On a foggy Saturday morning in early January 1978, the body of a 16-year-old girl was found in a ditch off the Seward Highway.

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  6. Fatal car-moped crash closes outbound Glenn near Fort RichRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Anchorage Daily News

    Anchorage police say a car hit a moped on the Glenn Highway Saturday evening, killing the driver of the moped, which led to the closure of the highway's outbound lanes near Fort Richardson. The crash happened about a quarter-mile past the Fort Richardson overpass just before 6:30 p.m., a police press release said.

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  7. 60th Anniversary: Urban & Dorine FuchsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | St. Cloud Times

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  8. BHS grad drives from Hartselle to AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Hartselle Enquirer

    When asked why, SPC Meggan Ullery said everyone told her that she had to do it once.

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  9. Family clings to hope in an unsolved murder nearly 40 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Anchorage Daily News

    On a foggy Saturday morning in early January 1978, the body of a 16-year-old girl was found in a ditch off the Seward Highway. An autopsy would later determine she had been beaten, sexually assaulted, dragged behind a car and then tossed down an embankment.

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  10. BHS grad drives from Hartselle to AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Hartselle Enquirer

    When asked why, SPC Meggan Ullery said everyone told her that she had to do it once.

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  11. CSU seeks cleaner uses for dirty byproductRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    That's the hope of a team of Colorado State University researchers, who are working with a military base in Alaska to come up with uses for the goop that could not only save natural resources but also save money for taxpayers. "We want to turn it into a substance that can be used for roads or berms or something else the base needs," said Ken Carlson, a professor in CSU's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.

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  12. World War II vet recalls life in the desolate land of AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    From June 1942 through May 1943 during World War II, Japanese forces held control of the island of Attu in the Aleutian island chain of Alaska. Attu's location was strategic because it provided control of sea lanes across the northern Pacific Ocean.

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  13. Time to consider a time changeRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | Peninsula Clarion

    And given the current global volatility and Alaska's geographic location, neither should this state be targeted for military base reductions. Alaska has its eye on Arctic development, some of which would be beneficial to Ketchikan's economy, but it isn't alone.

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  14. Alaska's basesRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Ketchikan Daily News

    It's no time to reduce the military. And given the current global volatility and Alaska's geographic location, neither should this state be targeted for military base reductions.

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  15. With the Iditarod and Everest, Army veteran seeks risky adventures to cope with his pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Out here Steve Watkins is alone - alone with a past that haunts him and a future that drives him. But otherwise, as the frigid, muted morning slowly stirs to life and the layers of gray begin to separate, he's alone.

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  16. Aircrews must prepare for the worst in icy arcticRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Mention the risk of dying in Alaska, and most people think of bears and wolves. Troops assigned to U.S. Army Alaska say they fear the brutal cold.

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  17. Rally planned against possible cuts in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Business, civic and government leaders are asking Southcentral residents to help them convince the Army it should leave Alaska soldiers out of planned cutbacks. The Rally For Our Troops is an effort to pack the Dena'ina Center in downtown Anchorage with people Monday evening.

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  18. Army mulls cutting troops in Alaska, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    The Army could remove the bulk of its forces in Alaska under cost-saving plans that will cut active-duty ranks by tens of thousands of troops, the military said. Department of the Army officials are in Alaska this week talking to people about the looming force cuts - mandated under the Budget Control Act of 2011, commonly known as sequestration.

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  19. Leaders rally against Army force reductionsRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Members of the Army's 4th Brigade Combat team 25th Infantry Division stand at attention during a deployment ceremony at Fort Richardson in 2009. Community leaders in Anchorage and Fairbanks are rallying support against the possible loss of major combat units being considered at both Fort Richardson in Anchorage and Fort Wainwright in Fairbanks.

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  20. WWII re-enactor playing German soldier shot with live round during eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    A World War II reenactor playing a German soldier was shot in the abdomen over the weekend at a Texas state park, according to reports. Spokesman Rob McCorkle with Texas Parks and Wildlife told KFDX-TV that each gun used in the reenactments is double-checked before every performance by state park staff and a representative of the reenactment group.

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