Wasilla Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Surprisingly, a few Alaska Ski Train tickets remainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Nordic Skiing Association of Anchorage hosted the Ski Train in 2014. About 670 passengers, 70 volunteers and 35 ski patrollers passengers boarded an Alaska Railroad train headed north from Anchorage and Wasilla to Curry, north of Talkeetna, for a chance to cross country and backcountry ski the area.

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  2. Wasilla man makes plea deal in $8,000 phone-scam caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A Wasilla man who stole thousands of dollars from people through a Southcentral Alaska phone scam has been sentenced to a four-year prison term and ordered to pay restitution to his victims. Alaska State Troopers said in a Wednesday dispatch that 48-year-old Kenneth Wayne Jenks was sentenced Friday on a second-degree theft charge in the case.

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  3. Wasilla moves toward ban on retail marijuana salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The city council voted to set an amendment to Wasilla's marijuana regulations for public hearing on Jan. 25. The amendment would ban retail storefronts and commercial cultivation of marijuana in Wasilla. The city already bans marijuana clubs and manufacturing edibles for sale or commercial use.

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  4. Love 'em or hate 'em, bright headlights are regular sight on Alaska roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Shera Sowders Melson's first experience with a truck-mounted light bar came on a sunny fall day last year. Melson was driving west on the Palmer-Wasilla Highway when she noticed a big pickup behind her with the multibulb illuminated bar mounted between the hood and engine compartment.

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  5. Blinded by the headlight: Glare danger could spur legal crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Shera Sowders Melson's first experience with a truck-mounted light bar came on a sunny fall day last year. Melson was driving west on the Palmer-Wasilla Highway when she noticed a big pickup behind her with the multi-bulb illuminated bar mounted between the hood and engine compartment.

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  6. Oh so quietly, Allen Moore is creating a mushing dynastyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    When sled dog racing fans discuss recent mushing dynasties, the names Seavey and Mackey inevitably come up - with good reason. Dallas and father Mitch Seavey have won the last four Iditarods. 1 comment

  7. 2 Wasilla men charged, 1 at large after New Year's Eve traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska State Troopers have arrested a second man and are seeking a third from a vehicle stopped on New Year's Eve in Wasilla, after a trooper was injured while taking a passenger into custody that night. Troopers said in a Monday dispatch that the additional charges stemmed from incorrect information given to troopers during the Dec. 31 traffic stop on Copper Creek Road.

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  8. Man killed in Hatcher Pass avalanche was avid snowmachiner, family saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Dashiell "Dash" Erickson, 35, is seen snowmachining in this family photo. Alaska State Troopers say Erickson was killed by an avalanche on the Willow side of Hatcher Pass on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016, with efforts to recover his body continuing the next day.

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  9. Proposal to close rural schools strikes at heart of Alaska, Native and non-Native alikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A recent proposal by Rep. Lynn Gattis, R-Wasilla, to close rural schools with 10 students, or even less than 25, is deeply hurtful to rural Alaska -- Native and non-Native -- the heart and soul of what Alaska has always been about. Given the great pain and population displacement such closures would cause, I believe that we in Alaska need to make very clear that we can and must do better than that in dealing with state budget issues.

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  10. Snowmachiner killed in Hatcher Pass avalancheRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska State Troopers say a male snowmachiner was killed Saturday by an avalanche in Hatcher Pass, becoming the area's second apparent avalanche fatality this winter. According to a Sunday trooper dispatch, troopers responded to the Hatcher Pass Lodge after receiving a report of the avalanche from surviving snowmachiners.

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  11. Battle of the babies, 2016: 'First' two births of the year 2 minutes apartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    It's a prestigious distinction, being the first cute, cuddly newborn to arrive in Alaska each year. It appears the 2016 title goes to Carter Daugherty at Bartlett Regional Hospital in Juneau, who was born to Sarah and Tim Daugherty.

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  12. Jeff Lowenfels: For a new year, a new yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    I dislike New Year's resolutions, and even though the Garden Writers Manual says I am supposed to use them as the theme for the last column of the year, I usually end a long year of advice columns with a bit of opinion. This year, I am going to start the year with one.

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  13. New Year's crash near Wasilla leaves 1 dead, 2 seriously injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A head-on crash on Knik-Goose Bay Road near Wasilla early New Year's Day left one person dead and two others with life-threatening injuries. Darin Cleveland, 24, of Wasilla was driving south in the wrong lane when he crashed head-on into Kudryn's car, troopers said.

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  14. Troopers apologize to newspaper for seizing reporter's photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    The head of the Alaska State Troopers has apologized to the Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman newspaper for the actions of a sergeant who seized a reporter's camera memory card during a traffic stop near Willow in September. Division director Col.

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  15. Kaladi Brothers' Jan. 1 donations continue with hopes for a record yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Kaladi Brothers Coffee will be open on New Year's Day and, per tradition, donate all its sales to an Alaska charity. But this year -- Kaladi's 25th year of Jan. 1 donations -- the program is getting a big boost.

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  16. Charges: Wasilla man pistol-whipped woman, tried to rape and kidnap herRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Jordan King, 23, was arrested early Monday, after leading police on a chase that reached speeds of 100 mph along Knik-Goose Bay Road in a vehicle stolen from his victim, according to court documents. The chase ended when he crashed off Meadow Wood Road in the vicinity of Big Lake Road.

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  17. Wasilla assault suspect arrested after high-speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    A man accused of breaking into a woman's Wasilla home and assaulting her early Monday was arrested by Alaska State Troopers, who say he tried to escape them at the wheel of a stolen car. Troopers said in a Monday dispatch that the suspect, Jordan King, is charged with first-degree attempted sexual assault and burglary, as well as kidnapping and second-degree assault.

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  18. Alaska gets its first Panda Express, with 9 more locations in the worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Orange chicken lovers can rejoice. Panda Express, one of the most well-known Chinese fast-food chains in America , has branched out into Alaska.

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  19. Mat-Su assembly gets first look at $18 million bond for pools, ice rink, trailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    If the Matanuska-Susitna Borough wants to fix its popular pools, hockey rink and trails, the borough assembly could put a nearly $18 million bond package before voters, officials say. The borough's aging recreational infrastructure is in need of immediate repair, community development director Eric Phillips told the Mat-Su Assembly at a meeting Tuesday.

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  20. Appeals court upholds conviction of man who murdered Wasilla neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    A 41-year-old Wasilla man this week lost his bid to appeal a 2012 first-degree murder conviction in the shooting death of his neighbor . The Alaska Court of Appeals rejected Phillip Jackson Bailey's appeal despite agreeing that a Palmer Superior Court jury shouldn't have heard about his marijuana dealing to establish a potential murder motive, according to an opinion by the 3-judge panel handed down Wednesday.

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