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  1. Local businesses reflect on summer 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | KTNA

    Though the summer may not officially be over, Talkeetna businesses notice a slowing trend of traffic in town as the school year begins. KTNA's Katie Writer interviewed a handful of local businesses, new and old, about their impressions of the summer 2015 season.

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  2. Susitna Writer's Voice-"Finally, I Be an Alaskan", by Bill WasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | KTNA

    For anyone following my blog - talkeetnatraces.com - you may have noticed my 'public name' has changed from 'Newbie Alaskan' to 'Forever Alaskan'. Given it has now been two years since I pulled into the driveway of 15158 East Barge Drive with a 26' U-Haul van in close pursuit I decided it was time.

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  3. Mat-Su election slate comes into focusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | KTNA

    Doyle Holmes and Randall Kowalke, both Willow residents, were added to the official candidate list on Thursday. Both men had already registered with the State of Alaska as candidates.

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  4. Obituary for Patricia GroszRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | KTNA

    Longtime Alaska resident and beloved wife and mother, Mrs. Patricia Josephine Grosz, nee Callahan, 69, passed away at home surrounded by family on Sunday, June 28, 2015. Patricia was born on August 18, 1945 in Spenard, Alaska to Nellie Ivy Callahan, nee Atwater, and John Leahy Callahan.

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  5. Troopers: Denali Highway bodies identified, double homicide suspectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | KTNA

    The Alaska State Troopers have identified the bodies of two people found near the Denali Highway on Sunday after what they believe to be a double homicide. Troopers say that sixty-one-year-old Richard A. Casler and forty-two-year-old Lynn M. Butler, both of Wasilla, died of gunshot wounds inside their trailer near mile seventy-nine of the highway from Paxson to Cantwell.

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  6. Mat-Su Borough election field begins to take shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | KTNA

    This October, voters in the Mat-Su Borough will choose their mayor, three school board members, and three assembly members, including the seat that represents the Upper Valley. Thus far, four candidates have registered with the Alaska Public Offices Commission to run for borough office, which allows their campaigns to both receive and spend funds.

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  7. Mat-Su Assembly Members Offer Twelve Budget AmendmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | KTNA

    After the Mat-Su Borough Assembly's final public hearing on the borough budget on Thursday, three assembly members submitted a total of twelve proposed amendments. The first amendment listed is a three percent increase to the borough's portion of funding for the Mat-Su Borough School District's operating budget.

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  8. Mat-Su Assembly Votes to Encourage Medicaid Reform, Expansion by StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | KTNA

    This week, the Mat-Su Borough Assembly voted to send a letter in support of Governor Bill Walker's Medicaid expansion and reform bill. Matthew Beck, whose district includes the City of Palmer, proposed the letter, saying he believes it will result in long-term savings for the state.

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  9. Dr. Barbara Doty fills Borough Assembly vacancyRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | KTNA

    On Friday, borough spokeswoman Patty Sullivan shared a memo from Borough Manager John Moosey announcing the selection. Moosey says the Assembly interviewed four candidates for the seat on Thursday evening and selected Doty unanimously.

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