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  1. Alaska News Nightly: October 22, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | APRN

    ... last year's state redistricting plan, and now two candidates with solid ties to the the area want to represent it in Juneau. Educator and Democrat Pat Chesbro, is challenging long - time Republican House representative Bill Stoltze for the seat. ...

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  2. Lobbying for funding focus of board talksRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Homer News

    ... needs a basic amount of money to function every year, said school board member Sunni Hilts of Seldovia. The fight in Juneau every year is about the basics. Micciche said by comparison, the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District generates ...

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  3. Salmon Project continues - King of Fish' book drop at Two Sisters on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Homer News

    ... copies of "King of Fish" to communities across the state including Homer, Kodiak, Sitka, Petersburg, Fairbanks and Juneau as well as communities in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough, the Copper River Drainage and the Yukon-Kuskokwim. "The goal is for ...

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  4. Juneau Afternoon - 10-23-14Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    We'll talk with Melissa & Ginger Patterson & Rhonda Gardinier about this Saturday's Morning at the Movies fundraiser for the Juneau Co-op Preschool; We'll get a preview about this weekend's Creatures of the Night presentation at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center; Ed Shamley will be here to highlight Friday's showing of the Ski & Snowboard film, Almost Ablaze at the Rockwell;

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  5. Board of Fisheries once again spurns Central Kenai PeninsulaRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Homer News

    By the time the Alaska Board of Fisheries holds its next meeting on Upper Cook Inlet fisheries, it will have been nearly 20 years since its members have chosen to do so on the Kenai Peninsula. During the last day of the board's work session in Juneau, members set the schedule for its next cycle of meetings.

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  6. Crash stops driver fleeing from policeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    An 82-year-old Douglas woman was not injured after a fugitive fleeing from police struck her vehicle on Monday. Juneau Police say they tried to do a traffic stop on a vehicle driven by Jose Angel Munoz near Juneau Douglas High School.

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  7. Theft case dropped against former Sealaska executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... felony theft against Loescher based on information from the grand jury investigation and a follow up investigation by Juneau Police. Loescher worked for Sealaska, the regional Native corporation for Southeast, for more than 22 years, rising to the ...

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  8. At Haines, big opposition to road from JuneauRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Capital City Weekly

    On Oct. 15, a delegation from the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities flew from Juneau to Haines to gather public comments on the Juneau Access Project, better known as The Road. Since the early 20th century, residents of Juneau have attempted to gain support for a road between that city and the mainland road network.

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  9. Leave no trace: Group helps make Southeast a cleaner placeRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Capital City Weekly

    ... trash from beaches along the way. "It's nice to leave places a little bit better than where we found them," said Juneau ORCA program Activities Coordinator Megan Ahleman. "We thought, 'Why not build on 'leave no trace'?'" Kristina Brown and Leroy ...

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  10. A Day in the Life of: Kingeist David KatzeekRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Capital City Weekly

    "When I go into the Juneau School District, I ask them how many of them were told 'i yak'ei' - you are good. There is nothing you can't do.

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  11. Juneau and Southeast CalendarRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Capital City Weekly

    ... Class taught by The Learning Connection. Details: 907-586-5718. Parent/daughter puberty workshop, 5:45-8:15 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center, 1601 Salmon Creek Lane. All About Puberty workshops are specifically designed to enhance family ...

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  12. Bering Sea fleet shrinks in face of catch sharesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Capital City Weekly

    ... followed by a seafood soiree in Anchorage where all the winners are announced, and then it's off to a new venue - Juneau - for a third seafood celebration. The event is topped off for the winners with a trip and booth space at the International ...

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  13. Breweries roll out their Oktoberfest featuresRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Capital City Weekly

    ... Street Brewing Company's, Glacier Brewhouse's and the Sleeping Lady Brewing Company Oktoberfest beers on tap, but my Juneau and Southeast Alaska beer lovers might be able to find Baranof Island's new O'Fest on tap somewhere where you are. Folks up ...

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  14. Alleged shoplifter caught after running in front of police vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Juneau Police say they arrested a man who ran out of Walmart with a flat screen TV on Saturday, and literally crossed the road in front of a series of police cars heading to investigate another case. Berton Atlas Tullis, 33, was arrested and charged with larceny.

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  15. US Rep. Don Young apologizes after suicide commentRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... with diseases, disorders and addictions who succumb to heart attacks, infections and other causes officially filed... JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - U.S. Rep. Don Young has apologized after telling students at a high school where a child recently committed ...

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  16. The end of the Juneau School District budget committee?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Juneau School District's advisory budget committee at its final meeting of the last budget cycle, and possibly its final meeting forever. Among the proposals from Superintendent Mark Miller: Get rid of an advisory committee tasked with making budget recommendations to the board.

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  17. JDHS senior accused of hazing speaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A Juneau-Douglas High School senior accused of being involved in a paddling incident in May unsuccessfully appealed his disciplinary suspension at last night's Juneau School Board meeting. Empson, a football and basketball player, read a statement maintaining he was not involved.

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  18. Decorative tusks, bone taken from thrift shoreRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Juneau Empire reports the tusks were described as being carved with lines of little elephants. The whale bone bore a carving of an Alaska Native woman holding a child.

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  19. Juneau School Board picks Phyllis Carlson as new presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Juneau School Board elected new officers last night in its first meeting since the municipal election two weeks ago. "I have not taken a role with the board awhile and I think it's time for me to step back in, since I have time and some flexibility, which I think the role of chair and facilitator needs in this case," Carlson said.

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  20. Mat-Su joins Anchorage in suspending military recruiting at schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... igh schools statewide but mostly interact with students who live on the road system. However, he added, recruiters in Juneau and Bethel can travel by air to other schools in the area.

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