Alaska Newswire (Page 7)

Alaska Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alaska. (Page 7)

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  1. Alaska town's first liquor store in more than 40 years opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Greenwich Citizen

    An Alaska town's first liquor store in more than 40 years has opened, and the police chief there worries he won't have enough officers to handle an expected spike in alcohol-related calls. The AC Quickstop opened to a small crowd Tuesday in Bethel, a community of about 6,200 people in southwest Alaska that was founded by Yup'ik Eskimos.

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  2. Mat-Su school district searching for Paramoa s replacementRead the original story

    Tuesday | APRN

    ... she became MSSD superintendent in 2011 "We'll miss her greatly. She helped us become the best school district in Alaska," Pougher said. "But I think Dr. Paramo will become a success in any school district she chooses." Dr. Paramo started her tenure ...

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  3. The Worst Mistake BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust Investors Can Make Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fox News

    ... of oil produced in the future based on the current proved reserves where it receives royalties, which in this case is Alaska's North Slope. In other words, unlike its namesake BP , it can't go out and explore for more oil outside of the North Slope ...

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  4. Teen who killed bicyclist in Anchorage begins prison termRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... in substance abuse treatment toward her prison term. She was also allowed to finish her studies at the University of Alaska Anchorage before heading to jail. Friends and family of the victim previously argued for a harsher prison sentence, but a ...

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  5. Ester entertainment venue The Blue Loon up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Jon Krakauer's novel of the same title, follows the true story of Christopher McCandless, who in 1992 traveled to Alaska to live off the land and rid himself of insignificant material possessions. The film with open elsewhere on September 21st. Adam ...

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  6. Seward Windsong Lodge announces promotionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Seward City News

    ... & marketing will contribute greatly to our success in the years ahead. Luke has extensive experience within the Alaska hospitality industry. He was with Alyeska Resort 14 years as the hotel manager and director of food and beverage, and also helped ...

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  7. Sitka Tribe opens biotoxin lab to monitor PSPRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KSKA

    Lab manager Michael Jamros stands with Chris Whitehead, founder of the Southeast Alaska Tribal Ocean Research group. The lab hopes to be regional testing hub for commercial and casual shellfish harvesters alike.

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  8. Alaska editorialsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Washington Times

    During the mid-1900s, Texas lobbyists kept their state legislators in line with the "Three Bs" - bourbon, beefsteak and blondes. We'd like to believe Alaska's political life has advanced beyond the use of "Bs," - or Cs, Ds, and X, Y, Zs, for that matter - but we're not that naive.

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  9. Keep cooking areas clean as grilling season heats upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... 200 degrees or in a chafing dish or slow cooker. Keep it hot until served. Keep cold foods cold. We are lucky here in Alaska. We don't have that broiling sun that will start to work on your picnic foods. But it doesn't have to be high temperatures. ...

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  10. Contributions support mission trip to LaosRead the original story

    Tuesday | Peninsula Clarion

    ... our son Nathanael on a missions trip to Laos. The organization he is going with is Chi Alpha, from the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus. His trip is made with two objectives; not only will he help build a bridge in the jungle, but also he will ...

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  11. The E.P.A. Ecologist Who Became a Wanted ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The New Yorker

    When Phil North retired from the Environmental Protection Agency, after a mostly quiet twenty-three-year career in Alaska, his plan was to embark on an around-the-world sailing trip with his wife and two young children. But when it came time to weigh anchor, there was a problem: the aging boat that North had docked in South Carolina proved unsalvageable.

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  12. Trash volumes cause delays at transfer sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... closure signs when they took their garbage to some of the busiest Fairbanks transfer sites on Sunday. Contractor Alaska Waste temporarily closed some sites to give crews more space to clear away large volumes of trash, said Bob Jordan, the Fairbanks ...

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  13. Criminal justice bill rolls up concerns and additionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... tree. The bill was authored by Sen. John Coghill, R-North Pole, and is based on more than a year of work by the Alaska Criminal Justice Commission and other groups to reevaluate Alaska's increasingly expensive and ineffective criminal justice ...

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  14. Veterans receive warm welcome after Honor FlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... to honor veterans. Generally, the flights have given priority to World War II and Korea War veterans. In 2013, the Alaska State Legislature passed House Bill 67, designating March 29 as Vietnam Veterans Day. In honor of that day, the Honor Flight ...

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  15. Keeping clean while cookingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... 200 degrees or in a chafing dish or slow cooker. Keep it hot until served. Keep cold foods cold. We are lucky here in Alaska. We don't have that broiling sun that will start to work on your picnic foods. But it doesn't have to be high temperatures. ...

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  16. Heather Best takes title in Breakup TriathlonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... for the first time since then. Best won the women's title in 1 hour, 11 minutes, 53.4 seconds at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Patty Center. Marcus Farris took first overall for the second straight year in 57:59.6. The triathlon, the first in ...

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  17. Hutchison dominates in Mid Alaska softballRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Kelley Ragan and Kimi Duffield combined to no-hit the Eielson Ravens in a 15-0 Mid Alaska Conference softball win for the Hutchison Hawks on Monday at the South Davis Fields.

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  18. Looking Back - May 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    May 3, 2006 - The siren has sounded in Nenana, signaling the winning time in Alaska's annual spring guessing time.

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  19. Fairbanks to send three delegates to GOP conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    At the Alaska Republican state convention over the weekend in Fairbanks, 28 delegates and 25 alternates were selected to go to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this summer.

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  20. Two Sigma Investments LLC Takes Position in Gaming and Leisure Properties IncRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Political

    ... recent quarter. A number of other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in GLPI. State of Alaska Department of Revenue raised its stake in shares of Gaming and Leisure Properties by 6.4% in the fourth quarter. State of ...

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