Alaska Newswire (Page 9)

Alaska Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alaska. (Page 9)

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  1. Alaska from Scratch: Chorizo and red lentil soup that's perfect for the spice addict in your houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Anchorage Daily News

    Super Bowl is the perfect time to make something spicy, and it doesn't always have to be a pot of chili. I have a thing for spicy food, but I've gotten into the trap of making fewer spicy dishes at home for the kids' sake.

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  2. Alaska Native Arts Foundation and gallery to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Alaska Native Arts Foundation has announced it will close this spring. The foundation began in 2002 with the goal of creating "a new model for the sale and stature of Alaska Native art" and increasing economic opportunities for Alaska Native artists.

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  3. Wal-Mart wouldn't allow job fair information in storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | APRN

    ... comment for this story. And Mielke says she's not sure why the job center wouldn't talk. "We have Wal-Marts through Alaska and they're a big employer that hire lots of people," Mielke said. "And so we have a good working relationship with them." ...

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  4. Senate takes public testimony on Walker's Permanent Fund billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | APRN

    ... mittee will begin hearing public testimony at 5:30 p.m. on Senate Bill 128 . It would direct $3.3 billion annually in Alaska Permanent Fund earnings and other state funds to the state budget.

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  5. New TV series goes inside the yellow tape with Alaska's plane crash investigatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | APRN

    A new documentary-style series by the Smithsonian Channel goes behind the scenes with investigators trying to figure out why planes crashed near Juneau , Knik Arm and other Alaska locations. A producer of "Alaska Aircrash Investigations" says it's not another reality show.

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  6. Mysterious diesel fuel spill at Unalaska boat harborRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | APRN

    ... much of the fuel from evaporating, and as of Wednesday afternoon, a crew from the oil spill response organization Alaska Chadux was still on the scene, skimming the fuel from the water's surface and surrounding it with containment boom. Fitzgerald ...

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  7. K300 raises 2017 purse to $150,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | APRN

    The Kuskokwim 300 Sled Dog Race Committee has once again raised its purse, maintaining the race's money pot as the second highest in the state for sled dog racing behind the Iditarod. The 2017 purse totals $150,000.

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  8. Education commissioner Mike Hanley stepping downRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | APRN

    Mike Hanley is stepping down as Alaska's education commissioner. Governor Bill Walker announced the leadership change in a press release Hanley says it was the decision of the Governor and the State Board of Education, who said they want to steer the Department in a new direction.

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  9. Alaska judge hears arguments in Medicaid expansion caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A state court judge in Anchorage heard arguments Thursday in a lawsuit challenging Alaska Gov. Bill Walker's authority to expand Medicaid without legislative approval.

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  10. The Latest: Judge hear arguments in Medicaid expansion caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... ability to enforce that requirement. A state court judge is set to hear arguments in a lawsuit challenging Alaska Gov. Bill Walker's authority to expand Medicaid without legislative approval. The case centers on whether the expansion population is a ...

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  11. KSC swimmer goes solo to Anchorage meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Homer News

    Lauren Kuhns swims the breaststroke in one of the six races where she represented the Kachemak Swim Club at the Alaska Senior Championships on Jan. 30-31 at Bartlett Pool in Anchorage. A total of 147 swimmers attended the meet.

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  12. Healthy you key to healthy communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Homer News

    ... The life of the hurried multitasker is a stereotype of the typical American. But aren't we different up here in Alaska? Don't we live in a wild, rural setting where the big city stresses never come into play? Natural beauty ranked as the greatest ...

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  13. School EventsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Homer News

    ... application to the nearest American Legion Post or American Legion Auxiliary. Deadline March 1, 2016. Department of Alaska - Richard D. Johnson Memorial, $1,000: For any high school senior who may not be able to get a scholarship and are ready to ...

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  14. HHS students sweep skills competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Homer News

    ... Business Professionals of America; Family, Career and Community Leaders of America; Future Educators of Alaska; Health Occupations Students of America; SkillsUSA; and DECA, a marketing, management and entrepreneurship association. Homer's ...

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  15. Viking Funerals: Alternative Way to Honor Loved OnesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Homer News

    ... Sadie Cove Wilderness Lodge in a little fjord off the south shore of Kachemak Bay since 1981. Last year, they added Alaska's Eternal Rest to their lodge operations. Either in the woods, streams and mountains near their lodge or out on the water, ...

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  16. Slow flow, not low flow, is pipeline's issueRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Homer News

    The speed of oil flow, not the amount of oil in the 39-year-old pipeline, is the issue creating engineering challenges for Alyeska Pipeline Service Company, engineer Rob Annett told legislators and members of the public during a Tuesday "Lunch and Learn" presentation at the Alaska Capitol. Alyeska operates the 800-mile trans-Alaska Pipeline System on behalf of the major North Slope oil producers, which own shares of Alyeska.

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  17. In BriefRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Homer News

    ... - the only such certified course in the country and one of a handful worldwide. They have also been used by the Alaska LNG Project to model its prospective marine and jetty facilities planned for Cook Inlet near Nikiski; and the City of Seward ...

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  18. Homer's first baby of 2016 comes homeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Homer News

    Sarah and Ben Hartmann pose with their son, Samuel Joseph Hartmann, on Jan. 24. Samuel was born at 12:53 a.m. Jan. 2, 2016, at South Peninsula Hospital, the first baby born in Homer. He was born two weeks early and had to be flown the morning of his birth by medevac with his mom to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage.

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  19. Board names - Zen' Kelly to empty seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Homer News

    ... of his nickname. He explained it stemmed from his high school days, and resurfaced when he took his first job in Alaska on a fishing boat. Kelly was one of two men called John in a group of four deckhands, and the captain determined one name had to ...

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  20. Despite downturn, Hilcorp still buysRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Homer News

    As other oil and gas companies seek to trim expenses with layoffs and stalling development, Hilcorp Alaska has no plans to stop acquisitions. The company will continue to buy properties in Alaska, said Chad Helgeson, the Kenai area operations manager, in an update to the public at the annual Industry Outlook Forum in Kenai on Jan. 28. The company's workforce also has steadily increased.

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