Alaska Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Alaska House Majority Coalition Discusses Fiscal PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIMO

    Majority Leader Rep. Chris Tuck , Rep. Les Gara , Rep. Dan Ortiz , and Rep. Adam Wool were all in attendance.

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  2. Sitka author's "Alaskan Laundry" wins statewide awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSKA

    ... Award recognizes one work of fiction or nonfiction that gives "significant contributions to the understanding of Alaska, exhibiting originality and depth of research and knowledge." But the best part for Brendan Jones, the winner this year, is that ...

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  3. Surviving Hell in a 1965 MustangRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Modified Mustangs & Fords

    Thoughts on driving Alaska's Denali Highway, the roughest part of the 13,377 miles in 30 days adventure of a lifetime Last summer Amie Williams and I started an epic journey to Alaska, 13,377 miles in 30 days in a 1965 Mustang. I have to admit, we didn't know much about what we were getting ourselves into... Many told us it was unsafe or not drive-able in my 50-year old car, but Google maps said it was possible and gave me a route to follow, which was all we needed.

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  4. Tough breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Peninsula Clarion

    In the final game of the Kenai Senior Olympics pool tournament, Max Pitts watches his shot while his opponent, last year's champion Ken Losser, rests in the background on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 at the Kenai Teen Center in Kenai, Alaska. Losser won, remaining undefeated in this year's 8-player double elimination competion, though narrowly - Pitts scratched on the eight ball.

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  5. Fate of Brown Bears to be announced after Sunday's NAHL Board of Governors meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Peninsula Clarion

    Already hit with the news last week that the Alaska Aces of the ECHL have not made a decision about whether they will play beyond this season, Nate Kiel, general manager of the Kenai River Brown Bears, said Tuesday that an announcement on the future of the 10-year member of the North American Hockey League will come Sunday night or Monday morning, after Kiel has attended the NAHL Board of Governors meeting in Detroit. "I will be attending the Board of Governors meeting this weekend on Sunday, and any announcement regarding the future of the Bears will be made after the conclusion of that meeting," Kiel said.

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  6. Anchorage official tapped to head marijuana office, boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... rocky first impressions McConnell gave in 2015 have largely disappeared. Anchorage has a poor reputation among the Alaska cannabis industry as one of the most restrictive places in the state to do business. Anchorage has a far lower rate of ...

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  7. Fansler lays out position on taxes, opioid disaster, subsidiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    District 38 state Rep. Zach Fansler laid out his position on proposed taxes, the governor's opioid disaster declaration, changes to oil and gas subsidies, and more Friday during a live KYUK call-in show with constituents. State Rep. Zach Fansler meets Feb. 11, 2017, with District 38 constituents at an open house meeting at the Kuskokwim University Campus.

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  8. Carbon monoxide that killed Anchorage teen came from heating system boilerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... killed one person and injured seven at 4825 Shoshoni Avenue in South Anchorage, Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. (Marc Lester / Alaska Dispatch News) Ben Clayton, a retired AFD captain who lives near the home, said Monday that the Nobles - Steven and Brenda, ...

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  9. Alaska editorialsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Washington Times

    ... fund won't be spent on this particular disaster. Nor is the Legislature being asked for supplemental appropriations. Alaska's opioid-related deaths were more than double the rate of the whole United States in 2012, Walker says, with the heroin death ...

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  10. GCI Deploys More Gig Access in AlaskaRead the original story

    Tuesday | CED

    ... Palmer, and Wasilla. "The days of playing catching up with Lower 48 technology are over. It's time to pull ahead. Alaska born-and-raised GCI is delivering 1 Gig internet speeds in the 49th state before lots of other states have even thought about ...

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  11. Aviva PLC Acquires 6,106 Shares of C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Political

    ... shares of the company's stock worth $14,201,000 after buying an additional 947 shares during the period. State of Alaska Department of Revenue raised its stake in C.H. Robinson Worldwide by 62.9% in the third quarter. State of Alaska Department of ...

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  12. Great Alaska Adventures Includes a One-of-a-Kind BearCampA Experience in 2017-18 Wilderness SafarisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PR Log

    The epicenter of these multi-day safaris is BearCampA , a remote outpost at the entrance of Lake Clark National Park and Preserve. This is the gateway to four million roadless acres, accessible only by Alaska bush plane or boat.

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  13. Movers and Shakers for Feb. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... managing large-scale military projects from programming through construction. Salazar is the 2017 President of the Alaska Chapter of the American Institute of Architects, and held numerous other executive board positions within AIA Alaska since ...

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  14. Report Shows 556 Sales Tax Changes Across U.S. in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The CPA Technology Advisor

    ... New Jersey, Rhode Island and Tennessee continued to impose the second highest sales tax rate at 7percent. Kodiak, Alaska; Wrangell, Alaska; and Winter Park, Colorado, have the highest city sales tax rate at 7 percent. Also in Alaska, the cities of ...

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  15. In lawsuit, Alaska reality TV star alleges being forced into dangerous scenesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Anchorage Daily News

    Susan Aikens, who stars in the reality television show "Life Below Zero," has sued the series producers, alleging she was injured while being forced to film dangerous scenes for fictitious narratives. Aikens' grievances largely center on a producer who she alleges was verbally abusive and intimidated her and other crew members.

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  16. Barclays PLC Reiterates "Sell" Rating for NetApp, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Political

    ... data storage provider's stock valued at $342,000 after buying an additional 475 shares in the last quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue boosted its position in shares of

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  17. Wilson named GNAC Player of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    During the past four years, the Alaska Nanooks women's basketball team has come to expect Jordan Wilson to shine under the bright lights.

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  18. Game board approves hunting coyotes with dogs in Delta Junction areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Alaska's Board of Game legalized the use of hunting dogs in the pursuit of coyotes Monday afternoon, but restricted the technique to the Delta Junction area.

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  19. The logic of marijuana enforcement: Post-legalization, strong case remains for black market pot bustsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... into law. But there are a few ways in which the Tok grow ran afoul of even the relaxed rules governing marijuana in Alaska today. For a personal grow to be legal under Alaska law, there can be no more than 6 plants per adult in the household where ...

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  20. Sullivan: Trump presidency, Republican Congress good for AlaskaRead the original story

    Tuesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Sen. Dan Sullivan delivers a speech optimistic about what President Donald Trump's administration will do for Alaska at the annual Lincoln Day Dinner on Feb. 20, 2017.

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