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  1. After complaint over one LGBT guidebook, Wasilla library will move an entire sectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Wasilla Public Library will move its entire young-adult nonfiction collection in response to a complaint about one young adult gay sex education book. A Wasilla parent, Vanessa Campbell, complained about "This Book is Gay" in September after her 10-year-old son pulled the sexuality guide for LGBT young people guide off a shelf in the library's children's section.

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  2. Alaska governor's environmental record falls far short of voters' hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... $92 million (under a reopener provision of the 1991 spill settlement) to address long-term injuries from the Exxon Valdez oil spill. For the last nine years, Exxon has refused to pay, and the Palin and Parnell administrations did nothing to collect ...

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  3. Overturn at AGDCRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2015 | Petroleum News

    ... administration. Hopkins has been involved in the Alaska Gasline Port Authority, a project to take a pipeline to Valdez and ship LNG to the Far East with which Walker was involved for many years. At a Nov. 21 meeting the AGDC board, under acting ...

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  4. Parents worry bus gave Delta Junction students CO poisoningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A group of parents in Delta Junction is worried students were exposed to harmful amounts of carbon monoxide during a lengthy bus ride to and from Valdez earlier this month.

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  5. Warren Miller's 'Chasing Shadows' screens at Beaver Creek on Friday, SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Vail Daily News

    Athletes Lexi duPont, Amie Engerbretson, and McKenna Peterson spent two weeks in Valdez skiing big mountain lines with Valdez Heli-Ski Guides. McKenna Peterson enjoyed fresh tracks in Valdez, Alaska for the first time when filming with Warren Miller Entertainment last winter.

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  6. Parents worry bus gave students CO poisoningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A group of parents in Delta Junction is worried students were exposed to harmful amounts of carbon monoxide during a lengthy bus ride to and from Valdez earlier this month.

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  7. 'This Book is Gay': Wasilla library mulls future of LGBT sex-ed bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    A young-adult sex education book that sits on Wasilla Public Library's juvenile nonfiction shelf has sparked calls to relocate the book -- if not remove it altogether. "This Book is Gay" is a rainbow-covered guide for LGBT teens written by U.K. young-adult author James Dawson and published last year. 13 comments

  8. Ajoc Editorial: Walker starts over on Ak LNGRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... all along of starting over. What Walker has done is move the Alaska Gasline Port Authority he started in 1999 from Valdez to Juneau and into the offices of the governor and the attorney general, who happens to be his former law partner. It started ...

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  9. General Communication CEO Sells $79,947.00 in StockRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Anchorage and Fairbanks, Alaska, and a terrestrial fiber optic cable system that extends from Prudhoe Bay, Alaska to Valdez, Alaska via Fairbanks, Alaska. Receive News & Ratings for General Communication Daily - Enter your email address below to ...

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  10. General Communication Director Sells $155,625.00 in StockRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Anchorage and Fairbanks, Alaska, and a terrestrial fiber optic cable system that extends from Prudhoe Bay, Alaska to Valdez, Alaska via Fairbanks, Alaska. Receive News & Ratings for General Communication Daily - Enter your email address below to ...

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  11. The Producers 2015: ExxonMobil Alaska Inc.Read the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | Petroleum News

    ... way, Exxon was also at the center of the largest oil-related disaster in Alaska with the 1989 grounding of the Exxon Valdez tanker and one of the largest political controversies with the ongoing disputes over how to develop the Point Thomson field. ...

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  12. First step to recovery from oil addiction means admitting the true costRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... truth about its costs or aggressively pursue alternatives. Some costs are obvious. Oil spills, such as the 1989 Exxon Valdez in Alaska and the 2010 Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico, are easily recognizable disasters that attract widespread ...

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  13. Roadhouse RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Motorhome

    An eclectic caravan, led by a trusty 1916 Dodge touring car, relives a historic journey along Alaska's Richardson Highway The year was 1913 when an intrepid entrepreneur named Robert "Bobby" Sheldon drove the first automobile approximately 360 miles from Fairbanks to Valdez, Alaska. Back then, Richardson Highway was little more than a muddy wagon track that crossed rushing creeks and rivers.

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  14. Homer volleyball bows to Kotzebue at stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Homer News

    ... arrival, however, that dogged approach could only carry them so far. A day after losing a first-round match against Valdez, it was Kotzebue that defeated Homer 3-1 in the second-chance bracket Friday at the Alaska Airlines Arena with scores of ...

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  15. General Communication Director Sells $256,500.00 in StockRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Anchorage and Fairbanks, Alaska, and a terrestrial fiber optic cable system that extends from Prudhoe Bay, Alaska to Valdez, Alaska via Fairbanks, Alaska. Receive News & Ratings for General Communication Daily - Enter your email address below to ...

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  16. Volleyball ends season with losses and learning at state tourneyRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    By Sean Pearson Homer Tribune The 2015 Homer Volleyball team ended its season with losses to Valdez and Kotzebue in the weekend's Class 3A tournament at the Alaska Airlines Center in Anchorage. The Lady M's opened against a strong Valdez team that beat them in three straight games, 25-16, 25-14 and 25-19.

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  17. Cathi Batchelder tops unique Turkey TrotRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... voted to the all-tournament team with Rams teammate and sophomore outside hitter Kianna King. The Rams lost to the Valdez Buccaneers in four sets, 24-26, 25-18, 25-18, 25-10, in the championship match on Saturday afternoon. Monroe opened the ...

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  18. Havelock: Taking stock of Alaska's fiscal picture, Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... levies 20 mils on oil properties, but municipalities are permitted to take it all. They won't like it in Barrow and Valdez, but Barrow, in more realistic terms, doesn't need to fund the same budget as the city of Anchorage and can try taxing itself. ...

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  19. Monroe falls to Valdez in 3A volleyball finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Ron Langseth didn't keep track of the typical statistics, such as kills and digs, for his Valdez High School volleyball players for Saturday afternoon's title match against Monroe Catholic in the Alaska School Activities Association/First National Bank Class 3A State Championships.

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  20. Forget steel, Alaska's gas line forever being built with wishes and dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Fairbanks union hall hoping for jobs on the trans-Alaska natural gas line. The oil pipeline from the North Slope to Valdez had been completed, and oil was flowing. The men who built the oil line were no longer needed. They were unemployed. Day after ...

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