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  1. Wasilla Republican asks Alaska Legislature to criminalize abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Peninsula Clarion

    State Rep. David Eastman, a Republican freshman from Wasilla, is seen during the introduction of the newly-elected house speaker at the Alaska Legislature in Juneau on Jan. 17, 2017. (Mark Thiessen HB 250 redefines an unborn child as a "preborn" child and states that "a person commits the crime of murder of a preborn child if the person a knowingly removes, or causes or permits the removal of, a preborn child from the state for the purpose of killing the preborn child."

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  2. Bristol Palin shares details about her move to TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Daily Mail

    'Her birth was a breeze!' Bristol Palin posts precious photos of her baby girl Atlee Bay while sharing candid details about her family life - including their surprise move to Texas Bristol, 26, wrote about Atlee Bay turning one week old and her family's move to a suburb outside of Austin, Texas, in a new post on her Patheos blog The mom confirmed that she and her husband Dakota Meyer welcomed Atlee into the world on May 8, saying 'her birth was a breeze' Bristol and her family flew to Texas in late March, and in her blog post she finally revealed that they had moved their from their home in Wasilla, Alaska Bristol and Dakota are also raising their one-year-old daughter Sailor Grace and her eight-year-old son Tripp, her only child with her former fiancA Levi Johnston Bristol Palin has celebrated her newborn daughter turning one week old by penning a candid blog post about Atlee ... (more)

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  3. Mat-Su apartment fire displaces an estimated 27 residents, official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    More than two dozen Wasilla residents may be displaced after a fire at an apartment building there Monday evening, according to a Mat-Su fire official. No one was injured in the blaze at the apartments off Beaver Road, but an estimated 27 people may have been displaced, said Mat-Su Emergency Services deputy director Ken Barkley.

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  4. New legislation from Wasilla GOP Rep. David Eastman attempts to criminalize abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Wasilla Republican Rep. David Eastman, already under fire for asserting that village women get pregnant to get a free trip to Anchorage, introduced bills Monday to revoke Alaskans' ability to get abortions under the constitutional right to privacy and to let the Legislature impeach judges for "exercising legislative power," a term he did not define. The bills appear to stand almost zero chance of passage in the House, which is under control of a largely Democratic majority that voted to reprimand Eastman only last week.

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  5. Suzette Welton reacts to Judge Milton Souter's comments about her...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Suzette Welton to 99 years for killing her son Samuel and attempting to kill her son Jeremiah in a duplex fire in Wasilla in 2000. (Stephen Nowers / ADN archive 2002) He could have overruled the jury if he found the verdict was completely ...

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  6. Alaska House Rep. signals plan to undo Senate's bid to cut gas line fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Alaska Gasline Development Corp., which is leading the project, at this point. An amendment by Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, to the capital budget bill that passed the Senate Thursday reappropriated half of the $50 million from the Alaska LNG ...

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  7. Board approves hiring of two new teachersRead the original story

    May 13, 2017 | The Skagway News

    Misty McNellis of Wasilla, Alaska, was approved by the board for the position of science teacher, and Jessica Ward of Skagway was approved for the role of the school's math teacher. Superintendent Dr. Josh Coughran said McNellis impressed the hiring committee during the application process, adding that she is "dynamic" and "super-organized."

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  8. Chugiak girls run away with Palmer Invite titleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Alaska Star

    ... also got a pair of individual wins from junior Emma Nelson, who won the long and triple jump and finished second to Wasilla's Ceil Dunleavy in the high jump. Gould also earned a spot atop the podium when the freshman won the 300 meter hurdles. Gould ...

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  9. Wasilla man agrees to plea deal in 2015 Valley murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    State prosecutors filed a notice of the plea deal with 32-year-old Joshua Beebe on May 1, according to a notice filed in the case. Beebe entered a guilty plea to one count of second-degree murder in Palmer Superior Court on Monday in exchange for a 60-year sentence with 25 years to serve and 10 years probation, according to a transcript of Monday's hearing.

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  10. In Mat-Su, a moving memorial is constructed for slain teen David GrunwaldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... is my first kinetic piece, so it's alive and moving. It's emanating a live light," Gittlein said Thursday at her Wasilla home and studio. "Maybe David's body is dead, but his spirit is still around us." The 13-foot, half-ton, curving steel structure ...

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  11. In bipartisan move, Alaska Senate diverts pipeline cash to schools, prosecutors, snowplowsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Alaska Senate on Thursday moved to drain $50 million from an account used for the state's massive natural gas pipeline project, diverting the cash to programs popular across the political spectrum. The amendment to the state capital budget - from Wasilla Republican Sen. Mike Dunleavy - was approved unanimously and without discussion.

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  12. Many of Alaska's manicurists could be out of a job by August unless...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... - the state professional licensing board that governs nail technicians - succeeded in enlisting Rep. Lynn Gattis, a Wasilla Republican, in moving a long-standing policy priority through the Legislature. For years, members of the board had felt that ...

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  13. Eastman becomes first Alaska state representative to be censuredRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Rep. David Eastman, R-Wasilla, speaks Wednesday during the floor session before being censured. Eastman had said some Alaska women are glad to become pregnant to receive Medicaid-funded travel to have abortions.

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  14. Alaska lawmaker censured over abortion commentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... to get a "free trip to the city" for abortions. During a floor speech before the vote, Rep. David Eastman of Wasilla asked for forgiveness from anyone he had hurt. Eastman, a first-term, conservative lawmaker who has developed a reputation for being ...

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  15. Tlingit and Haida Central Council joins chorus of Rep. Eastman's criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | APRN

    ... including "appalling," "demeaning," "egregious," "inexcusable," "venomous," "indefensible" and "demonizing." Wasilla Republican Rep. David Eastman hasn't backed down from his claim that some women from Alaska villages purposely get pregnant to get ...

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  16. Celebrate Arbor Day on May 15Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | DNR Public Notices

    ... three utilities and one university for their efforts to protect and enhance community forests. Anchorage, Sitka, Wasilla, the Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Fort Wainwright and Eielson Air Force Base have been ...

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  17. Don't compare the hair: Alaska lawmaker's lookalike turns to bleach after abortion controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    What do you do when you're a Democratic legislative aide and you look just like the Republican legislator under attack for claiming that rural women get pregnant so they can take state-paid trips to the city for an abortion? Nate Graham, 22, has the same florid face and red hair as Wasilla GOP Rep. David Eastman, 35. Both work at the Capitol, where Graham is an aide to Juneau Democratic Rep. Justin Parish. Nate Graham, 22, an aide to Juneau Democratic Rep. Justin Parish, bleached his hair Saturday to avoid being mistaken for Wasilla Republican Rep. David Eastman, who was criticized last week for claiming that women in rural villages get pregnant so that they can get a free trip to Anchorage for an abortion.

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  18. Kenai movie theatre to see changesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Attractions Theatres - and will operate under the name Kenai Cinema. Coming Attractions CEO John Schweiger lives in Wasilla, where his business owns Wasilla's Valley Cinema. He said he's had his eye on owning a Kenai theater for a while. "When I was ...

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  19. Rep. Eastman stands by controversial abortion statements, attacks mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Rep. David Eastman, R-Wasilla, speaks during a House Minority press availability on April 6, 2017. Last week, Rep. David Eastman made national news by claiming that there are women in Alaska villages who are "glad" to become pregnant in order to travel to Seattle or Anchorage for an abortion - paid for by Medicaid.

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  20. Sarah Palin's Wasteful WaysRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | World News Report

    But Palin's tenure as mayor of Wasilla, Alaska, was characterized by waste, cronyism and incompetence, according to government officials in the Matanuska Valley, where she began her fairy-tale political rise.

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