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  1. Alaskan tragedy brings people together to fund burial for Owensboro nativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... expenses for 35-year-old Claudia Renee Jacobs. According to Alaska State Trooper, Jacobs died in a car accident in Palmer, Alaska, last Sunday. The family has raised over $7,100 to bring Jacobs to Owensboro. Family members say without the donations, ...

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  2. Alaska native grass, grain, and flower seed sale begins on April 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | DNR Public Notices

    (Palmer, AK) The Alaska Plant Materials Center will host its annual sale of foundation and selected classes of native grass, grain, and flower (forb) seeds beginning on April 15 and continuing through the production season that is expected to close ...

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  3. Troopers identify woman killed in Glenn Highway crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... smashed into an RV that carried Plancher and three others . The truck also hit a van driven by Jeremy Doty, 43, of Palmer, according to troopers. Plancher was declared dead on scene. The driver of the RV, Alex Violet, a 27-year-old French citizen, ...

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  4. Palmer woman dies in Old Glenn Highway crashRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Alaska State Troopers say a 35-year-old Palmer woman has died in a crash on the Old Glenn Highway. Troopers say Claudia Jacobs died at the scene of the single-vehicle rollover near mile 13 of the highway.

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  5. Troopers: Palmer Woman killed in Old Glenn rollover accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Anchorage Daily News

    A 35-year-old Palmer woman is dead after a single-vehicle rollover accident on the Old Glenn Highway Sunday night, but her 10-year-old passenger survived, Alaska State Troopers said. The accident happened around 9 p.m. Sunday near mile 13 of the Old Glenn Highway, when Claudia R. Jacobs lost control of a 2002 Ford Expedition while driving southbound, troopers said.

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  6. Todd Walton: Goody's SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Ukiah Blog Live

    As recently reported, Marcia and I are getting more airplay for our music on KVRF, a radio station in Palmer Alaska, than we've had anywhere else in these United States, and our song getting the most play recently is "Goody's Song" with lyrics based on a poem by my grandmother. In 1979 I turned thirty, moved to Sacramento, bought a fixer upper, my novel Inside Moves was being made into a motion picture, and my second novel Forgotten Impulses was about to be published.

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  7. Mat-Su Assembly quashes mayor's proposal for a marijuana voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Matanuska-Susitna Borough Assembly on Tuesday night unanimously voted down a bid to put commercial marijuana operations to a vote of Valley residents. Borough Mayor Larry DeVilbiss wanted to ask residents outside the cities of Palmer, Wasilla and Houston if they supported retail stores, as well as testing, growing or manufacturing facilities.

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  8. Brittany Estates, Palmer, AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Wasilla Real Estate News

    Brittany Estates is nestled on the northwest edge of Palmer . It is still within the city limits with Palmer public safety and Palmer utilities.

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  9. Troopers identify passengers and drivers in fatal Glenn Highway crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... taken to Mat-Su Regional Medical Center for treatment, the dispatch said. The driver of the van, Jeremy Doty, 43, of Palmer was also taken to Mat-Su Regional Medical Center. He had minor injuries, the dispatch said.

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  10. Troopers: Routine traffic stop ends in warrant, drug arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... violation, but troopers quickly discovered that the two were the subjects of outstanding arrest warrants. Duke, of Palmer, had two outstanding no bail warrants for DUI and fourth-degree assault. Porcher was wanted for second-degree escape and ...

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  11. Applications sought for Farm to Summer Food Service grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | DNR Public Notices

    (Palmer, AK) Providers of free or reduced-cost summer meals for children and adults are invited to apply for grants to increase the availability and consumption of Alaska Grown specialty crops within their programs. The new Farm to Summer Food ...

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  12. Resolution set to become Alaska's 23rd brewing operationRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Capital City Weekly

    ... centered in the downtown brewpubs, then spreads south from there. The next nearest breweries to the north are in Palmer (Arkose Brewery) and Wasilla (Last Frontier Brewing Company), but there are breweries in planning both in Eagle River and ...

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  13. Chef at the Market program accepting applications from Alaska chefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | DNR Public Notices

    (Palmer, AK) The Chef at the Market program is currently accepting applications from Alaska chefs interested in providing cooking demonstrations during the 2015 farmers market season. The Division of Agriculture intends to award multiple contracts ...

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  14. Palmer and Wasilla Alaska, Monday Market Memo. March 2-9, 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Wasilla Real Estate News

    Here is the Monday Market Memo for Palmer, and Wasilla Real Estate for this week. This includes the entire Matanuska-Susitna Borough but most of the real estate activity is in the core area of Wasilla and Palmer.

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  15. Palmer man acquitted of kidnapping, murder charges in Butte shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Anchorage Daily News

    A Palmer jury on Monday acquitted 31-year-old Benjamin Wilson of the murder of 28-year-old Leticia Faller in a Butte parking lot in November, as well as charges of manslaughter, assault and kidnapping, though he was found guilty of a single count of coercion related to threatening texts he sent on the day of Faller's death. Alaska State Troopers said Monday that Wilson had been found not guilty of most of the charges in the case following a lengthy trial and several days of jury deliberations.

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  16. Hatcher Pass -- East side fully open to snowmachinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | DNR Public Notices

    (Palmer, AK) The winter storm over the weekend has allowed the full opening of Hatcher Pass East side to snowmachine use, but all recreationists are advised to use extreme caution due to the unstable snowpack. The opening includes all areas normally ...

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  17. Maud-Smith Road, Palmer AlaskaRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Wasilla Real Estate News

    The area between Maud and Smith Road is special . This spot has fantastic recreational opportunities with access to the Jim Lake and Knik River Trails, the McRoberts Creek Trail, and the Morgan Horse Trail in addition to other lesser known trails.

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  18. Hatcher Pass -- East side opens to snowmachines on limited basisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | DNR Public Notices

    (Palmer, AK) Recent snowfall and a consolidating snowpack have allowed the limited opening of Hatcher Pass East side to snowmachine use immediately. The opening pertains ONLY to the Fishhook Parking lot west and along the snowmachine corridor, up and ...

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  19. Battle brews over ban on Hatcher Pass snowmachiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Southcentral with any snow this powder-starved winter. But the whole east side of Hatcher Pass -- the side closest to Palmer -- was closed to snowmachines all season until a limited opening Friday. Rangers said there wasn't enough snow to protect ...

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  20. Butte murder case in the hands of Palmer juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... her 7-year-old daughter in case anything happened. What's in dispute, attorneys said in closing statements Tuesday in Palmer Superior Court, was whether Wilson acted intentionally or in self-defense. Was he trying to split up Faller and her longtime ...

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