Alaska Government Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Equity One Inc. (EQY) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The firm currently has a $36.00 target price on the real estate investment trust's stock. Zacks Investment Research's price target would indicate a potential upside of 10.80% from the company's current price.

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  2. With budget vetoes, Gov. Walker did what needed to be doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Anchorage Daily News

    After seeing some of the pieces written by other columnists in this paper, I hesitated to write another one about Gov. Walker and his vetoes. Then I realized that any politician willing to show the level of courage he has in facing reality and dealing with it deserves as much print as he can get.

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  3. 89th Mount Marathon Race Dominated by Local RunnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Seward City News

    There were a lot of similarities between this year's 89th Mount Marathon race and the year prior: Fog rolling in over the mountains, downtown Seward being flooded by visitors and race supporters, and perhaps most similar, a dominating performance by all the race front-runners. However, last year saw both the men and women's record be taken down by two champion athletes from Europe.

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  4. What others say: What if PFDs aren't 'permanent'?Read the original story

    Sunday Jun 26 | Peninsula Clarion

    Sometime in the next 10 days, you should expect Gov. Bill Walker to veto all or part of the funding for your Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend. We're warning you ahead of time.

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  5. Alaska's facing the 'graying of the fleet,' but a determined handful...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Anchorage Daily News

    Red salmon are beginning to hit Bristol Bay and across the state, thousands of fishermen are mending nets, hiring crew and preparing to harvest the bounty from Alaska waters and the seas beyond. Today, the average age of a commercial fishery permit holder in Alaska is 50 - up from 40 in 1980.

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  6. Into the mild: Tips for planning your great Alaska staycationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Anchorage Daily News

    An Alaska staycation is the staycation of a lifetime. In fact, many locals spend their whole lives on permanent staycation.

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  7. Nation-Now 23 mins ago 3:01 p.m.States smoking the most marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower.

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  8. University of Alaska rising to the occasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Today, our leaders face demands - financial, social and educational - that are daunting.

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  9. Anchorage Holds Electrifying Pride Equality ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- The electrifying Alaska Pride Equality Parade kicked off Saturday morning, in downtown Anchorage. As Anchorage Police Department Chief Chris Tolley described, "We are having a Parade in honor of the LGBT community, and support within the community; what beautiful and exciting day."

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  10. We're past the solstice, but the warmest part of Alaska's summer is still to come. Here's whyRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 25 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaskans might think that since we get our maximum sunlight on the summer solstice , we should also get our peak warmth then. The sun's calling the shots, right? Not entirely, said former Alaskan Martha Shulski, author of "The Climate of Alaska" and now climatologist for the state of Nebraska.

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  11. The meaning of names Part 1: Indigenizing governmentRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 25 | KSKA

    More and more Alaska Natives are choosing to use their Native language names on social media, at work and in their everyday lives. It's a cultural shift from previous generations in which many avoided speaking their language, let alone self-identifying with it.

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  12. Bethel city manager wants out of hard-to-fill job a year earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | Anchorage Daily News

    A key job that the Bethel City Council struggled months to fill less than two years ago in the Southwestern Alaska hub appears to have opened up again. Ann Capela, Bethel city manager since November 2014, asked the council on Friday to be released early from her employment contract, which doesn't end until November 2017.

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  13. Investors Buy Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc (GLPI) on Weakness on Insider SellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Daily Political

    Investors bought shares of Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc on weakness during trading on Thursday following insider selling activity. $7.77 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $4.96 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $2.81 million into the stock.

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  14. Alaska's analysts eye Brexit outcomesRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A European Union flag overlays a crowd and red bus in London. 52 percent of the electorate in the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union in a referendum held on June 23, 2016.

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  15. Alaska is a hidden mecca for girls volleyballRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    It's 1985 in Anchorage. The women's Olympic volleyball teams from Japan and the U.S. have just landed in Alaska for a pit stop between the American and Japanese legs of their exhibition tour.

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  16. U.K. vote to leave E.U. has ripple effects on oil and permanent fundRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | APRN

    Voters in the United Kingdom have decided to leave the European Union. The move shocked investors and traders around the world.

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  17. Opinion: Obama's immigration plan was overreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Alaska Star

    The US Supreme Court Ruling is a Big Win for State's Rights In a 4-4 tie, the US Supreme Court struck down President Barack Obama's immigration plan, an executive order which would have given millions of illegal immigrants work permits. The court's ruling affirms that the president overstepped the powers granted him by the US constitution.

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  18. Alaska fire season lagging behind preseason predictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | APRN

    The Big Mud Fire, burning 55 miles southwest of Tanana, was discovered yesterday by civilian aircraft. A BLM Alaska Fire Service aircraft responded from Fairbanks and flew over the lightning-caused fire.

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  19. Instead of jail, 'Alaskan Bush People' stars will serve time on ankle monitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Two "Alaskan Bush People" stars convicted of lying on Permanent Fund dividend applications reported to Juneau last week to serve their 30-day sentences on ankle monitors, an Alaska Department of Corrections spokesman said Monday. Billy Brown, the 63-year-old patriarch of the family, and his 31-year-old son, Joshua "Bam Bam" Brown, were sentenced to 30 days in jail earlier this year after they each pleaded guilty to one misdemeanor count of second-degree unsworn falsification.

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  20. With powwow preparations, families keep alive traditions born in the Lower 48Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Sierra Balluta, 8, lies on the ground in front of a fan in her home in Anchorage on Monday, June 13, 2016. Balluta is this year's Tebughna Foundation Ida'ina Friendship Gathering Powwow princess, which took place in April.

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