Alaska Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Former Alaska man sued for harassing federal employees with paperworkRead the original story

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    The government has sued a former Alaska man for filing bogus financial documents seeking nearly $1 billion against Social Security Administration employees.

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  2. Oil in TAPS is a boon to Alaska; how about a little helpRead the original story

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    OPINION: Alyeska Pipeline chief Tom Barrett says a no vote on SB 21 repeal recognizes the reality and contribution of oil in Alaska.

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  3. Alaska Dome unveils new entryway, new athletic offeringsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    After a countdown, a black plastic tarp fell away from the front of the Alaska Dome Tuesday morning, revealing vibrant hues of green and yellow and images of running athletes.

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  4. Anchorage electric utility to issue refunds after rate increase re-evaluationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... used, according to ML&P spokesperso Ronnie Dent. The refund is due to a recent ruling by the Regulatory Commission of Alaska that decided ML&P's rates -- which were approved on an interim and refundable basis in January of 2013 -- were too high. The ...

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  5. UA President Offered Bonus at Time of Budget CutsRead the original story

    Yesterday | APRN

    The president of the University of Alaska has been offered a $320,000 bonus if he stays on the job until 2016.

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  6. Southwest, Southeast Alaska Face Highest Risks From Ocean AcidificationRead the original story

    Yesterday | APRN

    Coastal communities in Alaska that depend on fisheries were warned Tuesday to prepare for the impacts of ocean acidification.

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  7. Research Team Sets Out For Islands of Four MountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | APRN

    ... team loaded up their charter vessel with food and supplies. As most of them know from experience in this part of Alaska, conditions can change in an instant. "I'm expecting fair skies and wonderful winds, and that we're going to find some exciting ...

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  8. Port MacKenzie Poised For Post-Oil EconomyRead the original story

    Yesterday | APRN

    ... "We have a tremendous opportunity, and we are really looking for being the answer to our post - oil economy here in Alaska. We want to take a lead in that and a partnership with the state of Alaska." Moosey says this year, because of federal ...

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  9. ConocoPhillips to Operate New Doyon Drill RigRead the original story

    Yesterday | APRN

    Mission: To serve as a trusted public forum and education source that inspires Alaskans with stories of their time and place, informs them with news from the local to the global, and connects them to a statewide community through shared experiences and interests.

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  10. Alaska News Nightly: July 29, 2014Read the original story

    Yesterday | APRN

    Coastal communities in Alaska that depend on fisheries were warned Tuesday to prepare for the impacts of ocean acidification.

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  11. Feds sue ex-Alaska man over liens against workersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Marietta Times

    The U.S. attorney's office in Alaska has filed a civil lawsuit to stop a West Virginia man from filing liens against federal employees.

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  12. British adventurer to reach HomerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Homer Tribune

    ... in what will be a four-year journey. Since April, she and fellow adventurer Justine Curgenven have been kayaking Alaska's Aleutian chain. They started in Adak, and have their sights set on landing in Homer in early August. The total journey is 1,300 ...

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  13. August First Friday a mid-summer night's dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Homer Tribune

    ... 40 years, and has her work in galleries and exhibitions locally, statewide and nationally. She has taught throughout Alaska as an Artist in the Schools and, after almost 15 years working as a cook and deckhand on tugboats in Prince William Sound, is ...

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  14. Halibut rules push out anglersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Homer Tribune

    ... implemented the new catch limit impacting both commercial and sport fishing charters effective for 2014. In the Alaska Gulf - Area 3A including Homer, Seward, Kodiak and Valdez - fishermen are alloted a total harvest of 9.43 million pounds; 7.31 ...

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  15. Wasilla's proposed off-road vehicle ban under fireRead the original story

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... talk to me," Gretchen O'Barr agreed. "We're only getting one side here." Thomas Hannam, an ORV tour operator who owns Alaska Toy Rental Inc. in downtown Wasilla, says a petition he's circulating now has about 2,000 signatures. A Facebook page called ...

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  16. Alaska Fisheries In Midst Of An Economic Collapse.Read the original story

    Tuesday | Daily Kos

    ... in the form of tax breaks. The people didn't want it, but the 'pubs did so.... There great advantages to living in Alaska and one of them is our ballot initiative laws. An initiative here quickly put the repeal of that giveaway on November's ballot ...

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  17. Workshop tonight on senior housing in JuneauRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... senior citizens started the conversation last year. Now the effort includes JEDC, Senior Citizens Support Services, Alaska Mental Health Trust, and the City and Borough of Juneau. "Whether they're seniors, have seniors in their family, whether ...

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  18. Community News - July 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Homer Tribune

    ... Service - the country's highest honor for museums - the Pratt is one of only five nationally accredited museums in Alaska. The Pratt's mission is to preserve the stories of the Kachemak Bay region and provides a gathering place for people to learn ...

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  19. Taking home trophiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Homer Tribune

    ... Derby leaderboard with his 277.8 lb halibut caught on July 14. Friedman was fishing with Captain Greg Northover and Alaska Arctic Sun Fishing and Hunting Expeditions. a Kevin Anderson of Crystal, Minn. landed a nice 94.2 pound halibut on July 21. He ...

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  20. Letters - July 30Read the original story

    Tuesday | Homer Tribune

    ... Peters I was born in Germany and moved to the USA after the war, with my husband. We had a family and now I live in Alaska in the long term care facility at the South Peninsula Hospital. I am very concerned about recycling. I look out my window ...

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