Wasilla Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Scott Jensen / ADNRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The West Anchorage Eagles celebrate after winning the First National Cup state championship game at the Curtis D. Menard Memorial Sports Center in Wasilla, Alaska on February 13, 2016. West Anchorage Eagles head coach Nathan Shasby hugs Alex Bardsley after winning the First National Cup state championship game at the Curtis D. Menard Memorial Sports Center in Wasilla, Alaska on February 13, 2016.

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  2. Nicholas Begich III and Blake Merrifield file for Anchorage AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Two candidates filed at the last minute Friday to challenge Assembly member Amy Demboski for her Chugiak-Eagle River seat: Nicholas Begich III, a nephew of former U.S. Sen. Mark Begich, and Blake Merrifield, a former candidate for state House. Begich and Merrifield filed as candidates in the nonpartisan election Friday afternoon, a few hours before the deadline.

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  3. Freezing rain advisory in effect along Glenn Highway; most Mat-Su schools closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A freezing rain advisory is in effect Thursday morning for parts of Anchorage and the Mat-Su, with the Mat-Su Borough School District closing most schools for the day. The district announced the closures on its Facebook page early Thursday, with only schools north of the Palmer/Wasilla area remaining open.

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  4. Charges: Wasilla woman had 1,600 pieces of stolen mailRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A federal charging document against a Wasilla woman tied to a string of Mat-Su burglaries last year says law enforcement found around 1,600 pieces of mail in her home. Linda Lisa Friend has been charged with possession of stolen mail, a felony, according to the charging document filed Monday.

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  5. Wasilla bans all retail marijuana businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Growing marijuana commercially or selling it in stores is now illegal in Wasilla despite fears that banning legitimate operations will fuel the city's already thriving black market . The city council ended a marathon meeting Monday night with a unanimous vote in favor of an ordinance banning retail marijuana operations within city limits, including retail stores and commercial-scale grows.

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  6. Boy killed by vehicle in Wasilla pushed friend out of the way, stepfather saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The teenage boy killed by a vehicle on a Meadow Lakes road Monday afternoon died after he pushed a friend out of the way, his stepfather says. Austin Edenfield, 15, died within about 100 yards of his family's home, his stepfather Ed Blocker said Tuesday.

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  7. Teen struck and killed by vehicle in WasillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    According to Alaska State Troopers, at 3:05 p.m. the agency was notified of the collision at the Pittman Road and Golden Drive intersection. They were told CPR on the pedestrian was in progress.

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  8. Marc Lester / ADNRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Cook Inlet Conference playoff champion Chugiak, seeking its first state hockey championship since 2000, will face Soldotna in Thursday's opening round of the 2016 First National Cup at the Menard Sports Center in Wasilla. The Mustangs are one of four CIC teams in the eight-team field.

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  9. Education commissioner's firing followed refusal to spend for religious schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Mike Hanley lost Alaska's top education job for the same reason that makes sustained school improvement difficult: political interference. Vague explanations for Hanley's firing , and the nonrenewal of Ed Graff's contract as superintendent of schools in Anchorage, leave parents wondering why skilled and well-liked administrators lost their jobs.

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  10. Chugiak storms past Dimond in CIC hockey championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The No. 4-seeded Chugiak boys hockey team cruised past No. 2 Dimond 6-2 for the Cook Inlet Conference championship victory Saturday at Ben Boeke Arena.

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  11. Prep basketball: Palmer boys leave West with victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Palmer Moose defeated the West Eagles 47-43 in an intense, nonconference boys basketball game at West High on Friday night. Palmer led by seven points at the half and by six after three quarters.

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  12. Dimond, Wasilla to face off in Dimond girls tournament championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alissa Pili's 20 points propelled the Dimond girls basketball team past Ketchikan on Friday and into the championship game of the Lady Lynx Prep Shootout girls basketball tournament at Dimond High. Joining Dimond in the championship are the Wasilla Warriors, who beat East 50-34 despite having no double-figure scorers.

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  13. Governor's budget plan picked apart as Alaskans debate Permanent Fund changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Gov. Bill Walker's proposal that would change how the Permanent Fund dividend is paid in order to help fix the state's massive budget deficit had few supporters on Thursday when it faced public comment for the first time in a legislative committee. "This is basically asking for Alaskans to hand over the keys to this multibillion-dollar Permanent Fund lockbox," said speaker Pam Goode.

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  14. Wasilla ATV driver arrested for DUI after injury crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska State Troopers investigating an ATV collision in Wasilla, which sent one man to an Anchorage hospital Wednesday night, arrested another man for driving a four-wheeler under the influence. Troopers said in a Thursday dispatch they responded to the crash on Preston Avenue at about 6:45 p.m. Wednesday.

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  15. Minor in custody after Monday slayings of mother and son in Meadow LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A juvenile was taken into custody Tuesday on charges related to the double homicide of 40-year-old Renee Millard and her 10-year-old son Dean, Alaska State Troopers say. The two were apparently shot at their home on North Autumn Lane in Meadow Lakes, just outside Wasilla, Monday morning.

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  16. Troopers: No danger to community after slayings of woman, child near WasillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Troopers have identified the victims of a double homicide in Meadow Lakes on Monday, saying both victims appear to have been shot. Forty-year-old Renee Millard and 10-year-old Dean Millard were slain Monday morning at the home on the 4600 block of North Autumn Lane just outside Wasilla, troopers said in a Tuesday dispatch.

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  17. Struggling in battle with heroin, Mat-Su opens new treatment centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A new methadone clinic is opening here this spring, nearly a year after the city's only clinic closed despite deepening concern about the Valley's lack of drug treatment options. Along with the new clinic, run by an Arizona-based company called Community Medical Services, Wasilla is also getting a new counseling center with a substance-abuse component expected to open this week.

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  18. Governor tries to defuse fish board controversy with new names, but Bristol Bay cries foulRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Gov. Bill Walker announced three new appointments to the state fish board Tuesday, including one that could be divisive for Bristol Bay and Kenai Peninsula commercial fishermen. Two of the appointments are to seats that have traditionally - though informally - been designated for people who represent sportfishing interests and should be relatively noncontroversial.

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  19. Sarah Palin: I wasn't blaming President Obama for my son's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin on Monday defended comments she made at a Donald Trump rally in Oklahoma when she seemed to blame her son's behavior on President Obama for not doing more to help veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. Palin insisted on NBC's "Today" show that she said nothing "offensive" and was not blaming Obama for her son's arrest on charges related to a domestic violence incident at the Palin family home in Wasilla.

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  20. Marrs tops small field in Gin Gin 200Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Wade Marrs of Wasilla, the eighth-place finisher in last year's Iditarod, topped a small five-team field to win the Gin Gin 200 sled dog race last weekend. Marrs, 25, passed fellow Iditarod veteran Zoya DeNure in the final leg to win in 33 hours.

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