Alaska Newswire (Page 6)

Alaska Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alaska. (Page 6)

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  1. Salmonfest 2016: Summer weekend of environmental consciousness, music, artRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Peninsula Clarion

    ... face," said Salmonstock festival director and producer Jim Stearns. "We try to bring a representative of the best Alaska has to offer. And we like to think the best people too." A new partnership between Cook Inletkeeper and Kachemak Bay ...

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  2. Keeping an eye on fish wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Peninsula Clarion

    Photo by Elizabeth Earl/Peninsula Clarion Fish waste accumulates along the tide line at the Kenai River's north beach on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 in Kenai, Alaska. The City of Kenai rakes the waste out to ocean every night and local groups contribute to cleanup efforts, but the waste still builds up on the tideline when the water washes it back in.

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  3. Fishing report: Kenai king fishing season approaches endRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Peninsula Clarion

    ... just across the parking lot from Sportsman's Warehouse, had just a handful left. Anglers can still get them from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's office on Kalifornsky Beach Road or online to be printed at home. However, there are only four ...

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  4. What others say: On health care, please clapRead the original story

    Wednesday | Peninsula Clarion

    That seemed to be what the state of Alaska was asking us to do on Monday when it sent out a triumphant press release proclaiming that Gov. Bill Walker had signed a bill bailing out the sole remaining insurer in the state's health insurance marketplace. "Premera announced that as a result of the bill's passage, rates will increase about 10 percent in 2017 - down significantly from a 37-percent increase in 2015 and a 39-percent increase in 2016," the release declared.

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  5. Wild Shore visits HomerRead the original story

    Wednesday | Homer News

    Wild Shore New Music, based in Alaska and New York City, join forces with the National Park Service for its Centennial to present a series of concerts in Alaska, New York City and Washington, D.C. Wild Shore performs two free concerts at noon Aug. 9, Land's End Resort, and noon Aug. 11 at the Kenai Fine Arts Center, part of the Kenai Peninsula Orchestra Summer Music Festival. In collaboration with other musicians, they perform at 8 p.m. Aug. 11 at the Down East Saloon.

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  6. Homer's Best BetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Homer News

    ... let's not go too far on account of most visitors are quite pleasant and charming. Huh. Just like us when we leave Alaska. Also, they spend money. No one has really done anything idiotic lately, at least not anything deadly. Some fishermen forgot to ...

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  7. Murder probe moves to DARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Homer News

    ... -4258). According to his obituary, Matthews was born Nov. 19, 1951, in Seattle and grew up in Washington. He lived in Alaska most of his adult life - in Ketchikan, Anchorage, Anchor Point and Homer - and worked as a carpenter.

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  8. Lower Cook Inlet oil leases advanceRead the original story

    Wednesday | Homer News

    ... miles of shore, and the federal government has jurisdiction on lands past that. There are currently no rigs in Alaska in federal waters, said John Callahan, a spokesman for the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management. The bureau has been looking at ...

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  9. Bank of Montreal Can Buys New Position in Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Political

    ... $1,276,000. A number of other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in ENH. State of Alaska Department of Revenue bought a new stake in shares of Endurance Specialty Holdings during the second quarter valued at about $120,000. ...

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  10. Morning Digest: Alaska Democrat demonstrates some strong fundraising against Don YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Swing State Project

    ... liar. The sheer quantity of falsehoods such as claiming that "thousands of Muslims" in New... a- AK-AL : Former Alaska public broadcasting CEO Steve Lindbeck entered the race against longtime Republican Rep. Don Young a few months ago, and he's off ...

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  11. Coca-Cola Co. (KO) Given New $50.00 Price Target at Stifel NicolausRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Political

    ... of the company's stock worth $493,435,000 after buying an additional 347,399 shares during the last quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue raised its position in shares of Coca-Cola by 63.8% in the fourth quarter. State of Alaska Department ...

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  12. PGGM Investments Decreases Position in Coca-Cola Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Political

    ... stock worth $493,435,000 after buying an additional 347,399 shares during the last quarter. Finally, State of Alaska Department of Revenue increased its stake in Coca-Cola by 63.8% in the fourth quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue now ...

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  13. Coast Guard: Problem in engine room led to flooding on boatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gillette News-Record

    In this Tuesday, July 26, 2016 frame from video provided by the U.S. Coast Guard, crew from a sinking fishing boat, left, board life rafts off Alaska's Aleutian Islands in the Bering Sea. When the Alaska Juris started taking on water Tuesday, crew members donned survival suits and got into rafts.

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  14. First day of football practice earlier than usual for Interior teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Preston Damario, left, and Devyn Gunnels try to catch the ball during a drill at West Valley High School's first football practice outside the University of Alaska Fairbanks Patty Center on Wednesday, July 27, 2016.

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  15. King me: Colin King pitches one hitter, Wild crush 49ers in Matson InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Alaska Wild's Colin King hits the ball during a legion baseball game against the Fairbanks 49ers at Marlin Field on Wednesday, July 13, 2016.

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  16. Goldpanners fall in short, six-inning game in KenaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Alaska Goldpanners lost Wednesday night in a shortened game in their last appearance of the year on a baseball field in their home state.

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  17. Bad air, our longtime problem: The wintertime pollution was a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... that has bedeviled Fairbanks and North Pole for years. For residents new or even sort-of new to this part of Alaska, we're reprinting here a Daily News-Miner editorial that is just a few days shy of being 50 years old. It was published Aug. 5, 1966, ...

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  18. Hockey Club Fairbanks offers tryouts next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... of athletes born in 1998 or 1999 and will be coached by Jason Witt. Hockey Club Fairbanks participates in the Alaska State Hockey Association and has Tier II, Tier III and recreational teams for 6U to 18U players for youth and girls programs. The ...

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  19. Head municipal attorney retires on a high noteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... after me." Broker's biggest achievement is prevailing in a high-stakes legal battle over the tax value of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline. Judgments in the borough's favor resulted in an estimated $50 million in tax revenue to the municipality. ...

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  20. After VP nomination, Sen Tim Kaine's Alaska visit resurfacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... were participating in a science camp hosted by the Fish and Wildlife Service, and Kaine was on a six-day trip to Alaska. TCC Traditional Chief Trimble Gilbert shows Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine on Aug. 29, 2015, a traditional canvas canoe that was used ...

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