Juneau Newswire (Page 8)

Juneau Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. In Alaska, anxiety grows as debate over health care ragesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Juneau, Alaska a Going without health insurance is a risk. Going without it in Alaska can be a gamble of a much higher order, for this is a place unlike anywhere else in the U.S., a land of pitiless cold, vast expanses and dangerous, back-breaking work such as pulling fishing nets from the water or hauling animal carcasses out of the woods.

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  2. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Hutton, who explored getting health insurance under Obamacare. Hutton is among scores who go without health insurance because they can't af... JUNEAU, Alaska - Going without health insurance is a risk.

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  3. Legislature eyes restrictions on caribou hunts in Alaska's ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... a really hot-button issue," Rep. Dean Westlake, the Kiana Democrat who introduced the bill, said over the phone from Juneau. "But it isn't about the game management units, it's about sustaining those caribou herds that we depend on." As introduced, ...

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  4. A bad jolt for Pioneers' Homes: Haste in Juneau brought needless...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Residents of Alaska's Pioneers' Homes, and the family members of those residents, went through quite a bit of turmoil this month when news spread that the state Senate's budget included a reduction that would have led to the closure of the homes in Palmer and Juneau on July 1. The Fairbanks home was to be spared in this budget action, but the ... (more)

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  5. BP working to contain well on North SlopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | APRN

    ... covers energy and the environment for Alaska's Energy Desk , a collaboration between Alaska Public Media, KTOO in Juneau and KUCB in Unalaska. Before coming to Anchorage, she spent two years reporting for Raven Radio in Sitka. Rachel studied ...

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  6. End of legislative session unclear as lawmakers remain dividedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | APRN

    ... the Legislature was scheduled to end its session. But with much work left to do, lawmakers will continue to work in Juneau next week. To talk about this, Alaska Public Media's Lori Townsend spoke with Alaska Public Media and KTOO's Andrew ...

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  7. Juneau Afternoon - 4-17-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    That, Writers Almanac, Bird Note, Music & more, live at 3 on KTOO, re-broadcast at 4 ON KRNN, and available on line via ktoo.org At 4, tune in to KTOO for All Things Considered, followed at 6 by Alaska News Nightly. At 6:30, it's Marketplace.

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  8. Robert "Bud" Chester GoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... off for adventure in Alaska, working on commercial fishing boats and with the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC's) in Juneau, Alaska. After the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, Bud returned to Eugene to enlist in the US Navy, in April 1942. He was ...

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  9. Yukon cowboy shares love of old country songs at folk festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Yukon country singer Art Johns, 84, backed up by Skagway fiddler Nola Lamken, performs April 4, 2017, at the Alaska Folk Festival in Juneau. Johns grew up in the rural Yukon towns of Carcross and Tagish, about 60 miles northeast of Skagway, in northern Southeast Alaska.

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  10. Newscast- April 14, 2017Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Click here for tickets! 360 North and the Alaska Robotics Gallery present a nerdy comedy concert for all ages, featuring local musicians and nationally renowned visiting artists! Join us 360 North and the Alaska Robotics Gallery present a nerdy comedy concert for all ages, featuring local musicians and nationally renowned visiting artists! Join us @360 on Saturday afternoon, April 22nd, for laughs and songs with The Doubleclicks , Molly Lewis , Seth Boyer , and Juneau's own Marian Call and Fysh. There'll even be live drawing during the show by visiting comic illustrators attending the Alaska Robotics MiniCon.

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  11. Hilcorp completes repairs on Cook Inlet gas line leakRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | APRN

    ... covers energy and the environment for Alaska's Energy Desk , a collaboration between Alaska Public Media, KTOO in Juneau and KUCB in Unalaska. Before coming to Anchorage, she spent two years reporting for Raven Radio in Sitka. Rachel studied ...

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  12. Concern for seniors as pioneer homes caught in budget battleRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... admissions as budgets were cut. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska News) Residents and staff at the Palmer and Juneau Pioneer Homes, the state-run senior-care facilities, have been put on notice that a budget battle in the Alaska legislature is ...

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  13. Thane Campground reopens as Juneau's downtown sleeping ban takes effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    CBJ Park Ranger Dale Gosnell hauls donated camping supplies at the city-run Thane Campground on April 13, 2017. Juneau's controversial ordinance prohibiting sleeping on private property downtown goes into effect April 15. The anti-camping initiative coincides with the reopening of the seasonal Thane Campground.

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  14. Most property assessments rise in JuneauRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    About 60 percent of properties saw their tax bill increase. On average, these went up 3.5 percent, though some saw a hike as high as 10 percent.

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  15. Assembly won't budge on invocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... the Legislature had never been legally tested and it could still be a risk. "I think the legislators down there in Juneau, they're using it and it hasn't been tested, and I don't want to put something out here that we'll come back in another year ...

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  16. Juneau Afternoon - 4-6-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Thursday at 3 on a Juneau Afternoon, we'll meet The Murphy Beds, this year's Guest Artists for the 43rd Annual Alaska Festival! We'll talk with photographers from the Alaska Association for the Photographic Arts whose work will be hanging in the KTOO hallways during April beginning this First Friday;

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  17. Hughes aims for more bang for education buckRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... president of the National Education Association-Alaska likes several provisions in the bill. Tim Parker testified in Juneau before Hughes' education committee March 30. The NEA-Alaska represents teachers and education staff throughout the state. ...

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  18. Muslim exchange students in Juneau report warm welcome, shrug off Trump rhetoricRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Palestinian exchange student Mahmoud Abu Aisha of Gaza City, 17, is a junior at Thunder Mountain High School. On March 29, 2017, he spoke about his experiences in Juneau.

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  19. Local indigenous groups related to the first inhabitants of northwest North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | UPI

    ... since time immemorial," said Rosita Worl, an anthropologist and the director of the Sealaska Heritage Institute in Juneau, Alaska. "The initial analysis showed the young man was native, and now further studies are showing that our ancestral lineage ...

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  20. First Friday events in Juneau, SitkaRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    ... for the weekend; they may also be offering hats, t-shirts, and other items. Bartlett Foundation in partnership with Juneau Home Schools is hosting artwork made by students in the WHERE. After First Friday, artwork will be placed throughout the ...

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