Alaska Newswire (Page 5)

Alaska Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alaska. (Page 5)

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  1. First Buddhist temple in Alaska consecrated in AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Three new monks wait for questions during the first official Buddhist monk ordination in Alaska. For the first time in Alaskan history, a Thai Buddhist temple in Anchorage has been fully consecrated or made holy.

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  2. High-speed internet is on the way to Western AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Nome's coast will get a little more crowded this summer, but it's not dredging or your standard drilling that will add to the offshore activity. Woolston is Vice President of External Affairs for Quintillion, the company that is promising to bring high-speed internet to Western Alaska by 2017.

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  3. Nenana runs out of money to complete bridge intended to open agricultural landsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... selling land opened up by the project. "We've had inquiries from even farmers in the Lower 48 (that have) flown to Alaska to look at the land because they're interested in farming it," Mayrand said. A state Agriculture Division official who's been ...

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  4. NTSBA wrapping up plane crash investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    An investigation into a floatplane crash that killed 8 sightseers and the pilot about a year ago is nearly finished. National Transportation Safety Board Alaska Chief Clint Johnson told the Ketchikan Daily News that officials are compiling information before releasing a final report.

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  5. Sydney Allan HuffnagleRead the original story

    Yesterday | Ouray County Plaindealer

    ... He graduated from Ridgway High School in 1946. He worked for Idarodo and Bachelor Mines in Colorado. He moved to Alaska in 1962 and had resided in Eagle River and Anchorage before moving to Homer and eventually Anchor Point. He worked for V & R ...

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

    Yesterday | 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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  7. Alaskans aim for Rio at track and field Olympic TrialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Games in Sydney, Australia. And Anchorage's Don Clary competed in the 5,000 meters at the 1984 Games in Los Angeles. Alaska remains hockey heaven -- the Alaska Aces are the 2014 ECHL champions, the UAA Seawolves play in NCAA Division I, Alaskans dot ...

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  8. Fairbanks cannabis fair displays variety in boothsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Cynthia Pickard, a self-described cannabis connoisseur from Wasilla, smells a sample of marijuana from Alaskan Blooms at the Cannabis and Hemp Fair on Saturday.

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  9. Burn suspension in effect for Fairbanks, SalchaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Alaska Division of Forestry has suspended all open burning in the Fairbanks, Salcha and Railbelt regions today because of continued hot, dry weather and high fire danger.

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  10. Alaska repeals teacher evaluation planRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    In a win for Alaska's teachers, the State Board of Education has repealed a requirement that teacher evaluations include student achievement data.

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  11. Coast Guard launches seasonal home base in KotzebueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Anchorage Daily News

    The U.S. Coast Guard has a term for Alaska's Arctic waters, one that explains why the agency has just signed its first-ever lease on a facility in this town on the edge of the sea. New, because the waters are opening up in an unprecedented way.

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

    Sunday | 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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  13. Nation-Now 23 mins ago 3:01 p.m.States smoking the most marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... 10 pounds or more of the drug, however, is a felony and punishable by fines of up to a half a million dollars. 4. Alaska > Pct. using marijuana in past year: 19.5% > Total users: 114,000 (6th lowest) > Pct. using illicit drugs other than marijuana ...

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  14. 1st cruise ship set for Northwest Passage passes inspectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Newsday

    ... the Atlantic by way of the Arctic Ocean. It will carry more than 1,700 passengers and crew It will cross the Gulf of Alaska, travel north through the Bering Sea and reach Nome on Aug. 21. The luxury cruise ship will continue through the Bering ...

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  15. BP's Dudley Sees Oil Markets Balancing With $50 Crude This YearRead the original story

    Sunday | The Washington Post

    ... 40 projects that look economic between now and the early 2020s that we can see." BP, one of the largest producers in Alaska, is working to sweep more oil out of the aging Prudhoe Bay field, nearly four decades after production began. Dudley ...

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  16. Wild win twice in 2nd round of Legion tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Alaska Wild recovered from a five-run, error-hampered first-round with a pair of wins on Saturday in the second round of the Fairbanks Midnight Sun American Legion Baseball Tournament at the Arco and Marlin fields.

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  17. Matherly wins Spruce Tree ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Jack Matherly paced the field of 57 runners as he won the Spruce Classic by just less than four minutes on Saturday at the ski hut at the University of Alaska Fairbanks West Ridge Trails.

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

    Sunday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    here was a time in Alaska when leadership was seized by those who had inexhaustible enthusiasm and strong motivation to address the challenges faced by our state. Today, our leaders face demands - financial, social and educational - that are ...

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  19. Chef at the Market offers food lessons for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... and family (fittingly) and Tanana Valley Farmers Market, teaches Fairbanksans simple, delicious recipes featuring Alaska-grown produce. This week, Chef Danielle Flaherty will demonstrate cooking techniques for radishes and scallions from 11:00 a.m. ...

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  20. Looking Back: June 26, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... - DNA. "We have the highest alcoholism rate in the country," said Duffy, an associate professor at the University of Alaska's Institute of Arctic Biology. "Why? What makes those of us who live in the North different?" Duffy is supervising research ...

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