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  1. Davis leads Iron DogRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Peninsula Clarion

    A stunning disqualification has left Soldotna rider Corey Davis leading the 2017 Iron Dog snowmachine race as of Friday night. After it was announced that race leaders and defending champions Tyler Aklestad of Palmer and Tyson Johnson of Eagle River were disqualified shortly after midnight early Saturday morning, Davis and teammate Ryan Simons of Alberta inherited the lead.

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  2. Defending Iron Dog champs search for repeatRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Defending champions Tyler Aklestad, of Palmer, and Tyson Johnson, of Eagle River, are in the running to repeat as Iron Dog champions, as the 2,031-mile snowmachine race nears the finish line in Fairbanks.

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  3. West Valley girls basketball upends Service on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... points off our defense. I think that was a key for us." West Valley, 7-9 overall, visits the Colony Knights in Palmer at 6 p.m. today, and heads to Wasilla to take on the Warriors at 1 p.m. Saturday. Jack Reiter sank seven 3-point baskets among his ...

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  4. Iron Dog teams hold over in NomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... s and Wasilla teammates Todd Minnick and Nick Olstad lead overall at 21:36:29. Defending champions Tyler Aklestad, of Palmer, and Tyson Johnson, of Eagle River, are in second place 21:38:02.

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  5. Permanent Fund bills held in committee, highlighting split in Alaska's Senate majorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... has drawn endorsements from three of Dunleavy's GOP colleagues, including Stoltze's replacement, Shelley Hughes of Palmer. Dunleavy has also launched an online "save your PFD" campaign . And he's unveiled his own plan for the fund that reduces the ...

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  6. Huffpost Hill - More Like District Jerk PeriodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Switched

    Like what you read below? Sign up for HUFFPOST HILL and get a cheeky dose of political news every evening! Astronomers have detected seven Earthlike planets lightyears away, even though their telescopes aren't strong enough to measure crowd size. Kellyanne Conway is being prevented from going on television, prompting Fox News producers to scramble to find another blonde Republican woman who can lie on air.

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  7. Bill to legalize hemp gains momentumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... wagons were all hemp-based. Carter said Alaska's long growing season is suited for the plant - pictures from 1916 Palmer-area show farmers with healthy hemp crops. Farmers in the Mat-Su have been looking for a way to grow hemp for some time. Larry ...

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  8. Alaska Becomes 50th U.S. State to Launch NCR Interactive TellerRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | PressReleasePoint

    NCR Corporation , a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today announced that Palmer, Alaska-based Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union has begun deploying NCR Interactive Teller machines at its branch locations. This unique technology lets users interact with their financial institution's remotely located video teller via high-quality video and audio.

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  9. NCR scores Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Finextra Research news

    NCR Corporation , a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today announced that Palmer, Alaska-based Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union has begun deploying NCR Interactive Teller machines at its branch locations. This unique technology lets users interact with their financial institution's remotely located video teller via high-quality video and audio.

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  10. Soldotna's Davis runs in 3rd place in Iron DogRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Peninsula Clarion

    Cory Davis of Soldotna and Ryan Simons of Alberta were in third place in the Iron Dog as the race checked into Nome on Tuesday. Todd Minnick and Nick Olstad, both of Wasilla, got into Nome at 3:27 p.m Tuesday, while Davis, the six-time X Games medalist running his fifth Iron Dog, and Simons arrived at 4:04 p.m. In second were Tyler Aklestad of Palmer and Tyson Johnson of Eagle River, who arrived just 15 minutes after the leaders.

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  11. As carnage increases, Johnson and Aklestad grab Iron Dog leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Anchorage Daily News

    If fans of the world's longest and toughest snowmachine race felt a touch of deja vu on Monday, don't be surprised. Leading the racers into Kaltag, before leaving the Yukon River, is the team of defending champions Tyson Johnson of Eagle River and Tyler Aklestad of Palmer.

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  12. Iron Dog roars offRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... f Wasilla. The pair was in 14th place at McGrath. Also from the peninsula, Matt Heilala of Soldotna and Stan James of Palmer are in 30th place. This is the fourth time Heilala has raced the Iron Dog.

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  13. The backyard chicken trend hasn't died out for Alaskans. In fact, it's quadrupled.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    Chickens feed at Steve Brown's home in Palmer. The University of Alaska Fairbanks cooperative extension office says the number of chickens imported into Alaska has increased dramatically in recent years.

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  14. Cindi Heal & Associates Joins The Children's Place Organization in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | PRWeb

    ... permanent Community Causes listing: http://cindiheal.com/community/ . As a Personal Finance Representative in Palmer, agency owner Cindi Heal knows many local families. Her knowledge and understanding of the people in her community ensures that ...

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  15. Therapy dog named Blue honored as his life nears endRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | KSFY

    Two or three times a week, the elders at the Palmer Veterans and Pioneers Home in Palmer, Alaska get a visit from a special friend: a former shelter dog named Blue. "What a great honor it's been to be in her life," Oswald said.

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  16. Related:Wasilla GOP Sen. Dunleavy launches online PFD-restoration petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Dunleavy's legislation, Senate bills 1 and 2, include Republican Sens. Cathy Giessel of Anchorage, Shelley Hughes of Palmer and David Wilson of Wasilla, as well as Democratic Sens. Tom Begich and Bill Wielechowski of Anchorage. Dunleavy is using ...

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  17. Palmer to pay nearly $200K in fines over sewage pollution problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Anchorage Daily News

    The plant for years has violated Clean Water Act pollution standards governing wastewater released into the Matanuska River, the glacial waterway that flows past this city that began as a New Deal farm colony. Now Palmer has agreed to curtail pollutants coming from the plant, under a proposed settlement with the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation and the federal Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Justice.

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  18. In once-closed case, Anchorage man charged with teen's Mat-Su shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... from the death of Frank Woodford, according to the dispatch. Peterson was taken to Mat-Su Pre-trial Facility in Palmer and is being held with no bail set, troopers said. Relatives previously told Alaska Dispatch News that Woodford was a runaway when ...

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  19. Chugiak upsets top-ranked Wasilla to advance to Dimond tourney championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... championship will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Dimond followed by the gold bracket championship at 6 p.m. Maroon bracket Palmer 53, Dimond JV 42 Kenai 44, Thunder Mountain 30 Point Hope vs. South West Valley vs. Soldotna Annie VanderWeide chalked up 21 ...

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  20. Anchorage man arrested in September standoff wanted again by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Anchorage Daily News

    Joseph Paul Szajkowski, 30, is considered "armed and dangerous," according to a Tuesday statement from Anchorage Police Department spokeswoman Renee Oistad. He is wanted on two arrest warrants for failure to appear during open felony cases against him from last year in Anchorage and Palmer.

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