Alaska Government Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Man Tests Positive for Zika in AkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KIMO

    He was evaluated in a Southeast Alaska clinic where he displayed symptoms such as full-body rash, red eyes and a fever.

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  2. More Read the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | CBS 3 Springfield

    The Alaska Supreme Court on Friday struck down a state law requiring parental notification for girls under age 18 seeking abortions, agreeing with pro-abortion rights advocates that the mandate approved by voters in 2010 violates the constitutional rights of underage abortion seekers. Justice Daniel Winfree, writing for the majority, said the court was not deciding whether abortions should be available for minors but that the abortion notification law violated Alaska's constitutional equal protection provisions giving the same rights to all Alaskans.

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  3. Alaska strikes down parental notification for abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | CBS News

    The Alaska Supreme Court on Friday struck down a state law requiring parental notification for girls under age 18 seeking abortions, agreeing with pro-abortion rights advocates that the mandate approved by voters in 2010 violates the constitutional rights of underage abortion seekers. Justice Daniel Winfree, writing for the majority, said the court was not deciding whether abortions should be available for minors but that the abortion notification law violated Alaska's constitutional equal protection provisions giving the same rights to all Alaskans.

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  4. EDITORIAL: Legislature fails once againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Alaska Star

    Throughout the regular, extended and special sessions of the Legislature this year, it was sometimes difficult to tell who the adults were in Juneau. But in the garbage fire that was the second special session of the year, it became painfully apparent who the children were.

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  5. Brixmor Property Group Inc. (BRX) Price Target Raised to $28.00Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Daily Political

    They currently have an equal weight rating on the real estate investment trust's stock. BRX has been the topic of several other research reports.

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  6. Cutting Arctic leases will eliminate opportunities in Alaska, rest of AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | UPI

    The United States' Outer Continental Shelf is the source of huge opportunity for our country, supporting thousands of well-paying jobs and offering a supply of reasonably priced, reliable energy, which could meet our needs for decades. Despite this potential, the federal government has restricted access to more than 85 percent of America's offshore areas to oil and gas exploration and worse, is now rumored to be cutting one of the few remaining areas.

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  7. Voices of the Peninsula: The mining industry wants it both waysRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Peninsula Clarion

    The Pebble Partnership has grabbed headlines recently by attacking an EPA scientist and claiming EPA somehow violated federal law by communicating with Alaskans. It's all a phony story, of course, to pump up fear around the bogey man of "federal overreach."

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  8. Perrigo Co. (PRGO) Upgraded to "Buy" by Deutsche Bank AGRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Daily Political

    Several hedge funds and institutional investors recently bought and sold shares of the company. LS Investment Advisors LLC raised its position in Perrigo by 42.3% in the second quarter.

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  9. Perrigo Co. (PRGO) Upgraded at Deutsche Bank AGRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Perrigo opened at 91.52 on Friday. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $95.19 and a 200 day moving average of $117.11.

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  10. Williams Cos. (WMB) Now Covered by Citigroup Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The brokerage set a "neutral" rating and a $26.00 price target on the stock. Citigroup Inc.'s target price would indicate a potential upside of 5.39% from the company's previous close.

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  11. CoreSite Realty Corp. (COR) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at SunTrust Banks Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Daily Political

    The firm issued a buy rating and a $100.00 target price on the real estate investment trust's stock. In other news, CEO Peter D. Staple acquired 12,500 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, May 16th.

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  12. Gov. Walker vetoes insurance, energy measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Walker vetoed Senate Bill 127, which would have allowed insurance companies to use credit scores when setting insurance rates, and Senate Bill 125, which would have added non-voting legislators to the Alaska Gasline Development Corp.'s board of directors.

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  13. An Alaska Adventure, And Learning Experience, For TeensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Day

    Imagine you are a teenager from southeastern Connecticut, lugging a 45-pound backpack that contains all the food, clothing and camping gear you'll need for a month in the Alaska wilderness as well as carrying, most important, a holstered pepper spray gun to ward off grizzlies and being handed a topographic map marked with two Xs. The first notation refers to your present location; the second, a destination some 23 miles away, separated by lakes, hummock-filled bogs, tundra, mesas, mountains, drainages and other geographic impediments.

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  14. Heading down to fish the Kenai this weekend? Catching might be slowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Anchorage Daily News

    " slow, slow and slow," said Jason Pawluk, assistant area management biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game in Soldotna. Only two weekends remain for one of Alaska's most popular fisheries, where thousands of Alaskans swarm each year to catch sockeye salmon using long poles with nets, a technique more effective than rods and reels.

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  15. What's your Alaska political aptitude? The HEPCAT will tell youRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Anchorage Daily News

    The 2016 Alaska Primary Election will be held Aug.16. Before the voters head to the polls, let's find who is politically informed - and who is not.

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  16. Indigo Raises $100M in Series C Funding; Company Launches First...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Venture Capital Access Online

    Indigo, a company dedicated to harnessing nature to help farmers sustainably feed the planet, announced today that it has closed a $100 million Series C investment, the largest private equity financing in the agriculture technology sector. The round was led by the $54 billion Alaska Permanent Fund, with participation from previous investors, including Flagship Ventures and members of the management and board.

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  17. Legislative working group could aim to resolve thorny problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | APRN

    Alaska's Legislature has adjourned, but that doesn't mean lawmakers' work is done for the year. They're considering bringing a small group of legislators together to work on agreements on major unresolved issues, which could set the foundation for another special session or the next regular session.

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  18. Dipnetting spurs entrepreneursRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Homer News

    Rattling along the deep ruts of the sand on the Kenai River's south beach in a side-by-side, Jason Floyd took orders for mochas. He wheeled the vehicle expertly among dipnets, dipnetters, coolers and tents on the beach Monday - this crowd, though still thick, was nothing compared to the crowd the weekend before, he said.

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  19. Stericycle Inc. (SRCL) Earns Buy Rating from Jefferies GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Daily Political

    Jefferies Group currently has a $140.00 target price on the stock. Shares of Stericycle traded down 0.23% during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $106.28.

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  20. Residents near fire prepare for the worst and hope for the bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Anchorage Daily News

    Rick Abbott gets his Brush Fire Unit fire fighting truck ready off of Villages Scenic Parkway up Potter Valley Road while preparing for the McHugh Creek Fire along the Seward Highway and Turnagain Arm on Wednesday, July 20, 2016, south of Anchorage, Alaska. Abbott bought the truck four or five years ago on eBay.

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