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  1. Troopers: 3 Wasilla residents jailed after Valley heroin bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Anchorage Daily News

    Three Wasilla residents were jailed and facing multiple charges after a heroin bust at a Mat-Su residence Wednesday afternoon, Alaska State Troopers said. Troopers said in an online dispatch that they went to a home on Terrell Drive at around 2:19 p.m. Wednesday to assist Palmer-based probation officers who were there to conduct a search.

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  2. Castle Properties Inc v. Wasilla Lake Church of the NazareneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | FindLaw

    Before: FABE, Chief Justice, WINFREE, STOWERS, MAASSEN, and BOLGER, Justices. Kenneth D. Albertsen, Palmer, for Appellant.

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  3. House passes bill to expand Palmer Hay Flats refugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Anchorage Daily News

    A bill that would add nearly 3,000 acres to the Palmer Hay Flats State Game Refuge passed the state House on Thursday and now goes to the Senate for approval. The refuge created in 1975 consists of 28,800 acres and runs from the Glenn Highway near the Knik River to Cottonwood Creek and Wasilla.

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  4. Valley man dead in shooting; Wasilla woman charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... documents. The Wasilla woman was taken into custody and placed under arrest just before 10:30 p.m. Sunday at the Palmer trooper post, troopers spokesperson Beth Ipsen said in an email. Cox was jailed at Mat-Su Pretrial Facility, with her first court ...

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  5. Woman arrested in connection with Wasilla man's deathRead the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Alaska State Troopers say a 27-year-old woman has been arrested on a second-degree murder charge in connection with the shooting death of a Wasilla man. Troopers say April Cox was arrested Sunday night in Palmer in connection with the death of 76-year-old Phillip Gray, who was shot at a home office Horizon Drive in Wasilla.

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  6. Mat-Su EMS chief resigns amid investigation of 3 top officialsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... The other two are Brian Wallace, the head of EMS services for the borough's urbanized core area around Wasilla and Palmer, and Gene Wiseman, who heads up medical response for rural Mat-Su. The status of their positions was not immediately clear ...

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  7. Golfers revel in early course openingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... slushy and icky then," he said. Also open in the Mat-Su is Fishook Golf Course, a nine-hole layout just north of Palmer that's offering $10 all-you-can-golf rates on temporary greens. The driving range is also open. Valley courses are typically the ...

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  8. New $300,000 viewing tower rises along shores of Mat-Su's Reflections LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Anchorage Daily News

    A viewing tower is under construction at the Reflections Lake in the Palmer Hay Flats Game Refuge off of the Glenn Highway south of Palmer on Tuesday, March 24. The tower funded by the National Scenic Byways Program and the Recreational Trails Program is being installed on the northwest side of Reflections Lake. Portions of the trail system will be closed through early April.

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  9. Thousands expected to rush to beat Permanent Fund dividend deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... is no surprise -- including 229,000 applicants with Anchorage mailing addresses and nearly 65,000 from Wasilla and Palmer. There were 74,000 from Fairbanks, 16 from Chicken, 23 from Prudhoe Bay, 36 from Pedro Bay, 51 from Beaver, 11 from Lake ...

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

    Thursday Mar 26 | 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Mat-Su Assembly quashes mayor's proposal for a marijuana voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | 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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  17. Brittany Estates, Palmer, AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | 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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  18. Troopers identify passengers and drivers in fatal Glenn Highway crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | 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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  19. Troopers: Routine traffic stop ends in warrant, drug arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | 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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  20. Applications sought for Farm to Summer Food Service grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | 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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