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  1. Nikiski's Chenault returns for a record fourth session as House speakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... and Tammie Wilson, R-North Pole. They'll be joined by Reps. Dan Saddler, R-JBER-Eagle River, Lynn Gattis, R-Wasilla, and Lance Pruitt, R-Anchorage. Committee chairs will be Reps. Ben Nageak, D-Barrow, and Dave Talerico, R-Interior, co-chairing ...

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  2. State Senate Majority names new leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Republican Senate Majority has named a new president. Sen. Kevin Meyer of Anchorage will be taking the reins from Wasilla's Charlie Huggins.

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  3. Area squads ready for conference volleyball tournamentsRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Colony finished at 5-5, and a series of four tiebreakers was needed to give the third seed to the Stars. No. 5 seed Wasilla (4-6) and No. 6 Kenai Central (1-9) have served notice they won't go down quietly. In Wasilla's final two matches, the ...

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  4. Alaska News Nightly: November 5, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | APRN

    ... Republican Senate Majority has named a new president. Sen. Kevin Meyer of Anchorage will be taking the reins from Wasilla's Charlie Huggins. Huggins will take the position of rules chair. Voters approved ballot measure two last night. The measure ...

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  5. Failed iPhone heist draws police to Wasilla WalgreensRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    A teenager from Anchorage who tried to steal a Valley man's iPhone at the Wasilla Walgreens store and then pulled a gun was quickly subdued by his intended victim, Wasilla police say. The incident started when Adam Naranjo, who was selling his iPhone on Craigslist, agreed to meet the 16-year-old at Walgreens, according to Wasilla police spokesman, officer Rick Manrique.

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  6. Sneak Peek - New Episodes of MTV's New Reality Series SLEDNECKSRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    MTV's new reality show "Slednecks" is making noise with two all-new episodes this week starting at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on MTV . Temperatures rise as life in Wasilla becomes a little uneasy for certain couples and their relationships.

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  7. MomentumLIZARD BRAINSRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... "turkey" might be the best way to describe Gov. Sarah Palin. The former Republican VP nominee, at home in Wasilla, Alaska, went to the Triple-D farm on Thursday, accompanied by a willing press corps. There, she declared, apparently in all sincerity ...

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  8. Washington WhirlATTORNEY for Blago's Brother Goes on the RecordRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... was linked to a rumored federal investigation of Palin in connection with the construction of a sports complex in Wasilla, Alaska, a community of 7,000 where Palin was mayor from 1996 to 2002. Palin had pushed for construction of the complex as ...

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  9. No surprises in Mat-Su as voters favor GOP incumbent legislators over indie challengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Voters in the Republican stronghold of the Matanuska-Susitna Borough were returning that party's incumbents as well as sending some new faces to the Legislature, according to preliminary results after polls closed Tuesday night. Freshman state Sen. Mike Dunleavy, a former educator from the Wasilla area, held a commanding lead over challenger Warren Keogh, a former Mat-Su Assembly member from Chickaloon who ran an aggressive campaign as an independent.

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  10. Begich, Sullivan Rally Voters, Each His Own WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... By contrast, Begich's final campaign days were more in the trenches. He gathered with supporters in Palmer and Wasilla, then met with a few dozen public employees in Anchorage on Saturday. With his wife dispatched to Bethel and his mom in Barrow, ...

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  11. MomentumLIZARD BRAINSRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... "turkey" might be the best way to describe Gov. Sarah Palin. The former Republican VP nominee, at home in Wasilla, Alaska, went to the Triple-D farm on Thursday, accompanied by a willing press corps. There, she declared, apparently in all sincerity ...

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  12. Alaska foster children, parents need more helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Johnson is the second foster parent killed by his foster child this year. Mollie Ragonesi was killed on July 21 in Wasilla by her foster son as well. We don't blame the children in these cases. They are hurt kids who need every bit of help we can ...

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  13. Rudolph O. MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... beloved wife of 61 years, Antoinette (Martin) Martin of Hamlin; one daughter, Mary Sponcel and her husband, Scott of Wasilla, AK; one son, Glenn Martin and his wife, Lola of Hamlin; two grandchildren, Rebecca Martin and Jacob True; three ...

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  14. Providence to close Mat-Su primary care clinic at year's endRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Providence Medical Group Alaska will close its Matanuska Valley primary care location at the end of December due to declining patient numbers, a Providence spokesman said Friday. The facility, located between Palmer and Wasilla -- and right next to Mat-Su Regional Medical Center, owned by another hospital operator -- employs 18 people and was bought by Providence 15 years ago.

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  15. Independent candidates for Alaska Legislature hope to catch a waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... candidate in the race. Independent Warren Keogh of Chickaloon hopes to unseat first-term Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, in Senate District E that runs from Mat-Su to Prince William Sound. And in neighboring House District 7, first-term Rep. Lynn ...

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  16. Report on Merrill Field crash highlights pilot decision-makingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... the airport, which resulted in an aerodynamic stall and loss of control." According to the report, after departing Wasilla 20 minutes earlier, Lilly was on final approach for runway 25 following behind a Cessna 172. After the 172 landed, the tower ...

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  17. "Killing Time in Saudi Arabia" by Matthew Heines Debuts October 31, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | PR.com

    ... Anchorage-Master of Arts-Education Teaching Experience: Anchorage School District, Matanuska-Susitna Borough (Palmer-Wasilla, Alaska) Sur University College, Oman, Vinnell Arabia, Saudi Arabia, Oman Ministry of Higher Education, Oman, King Abdullah ...

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  18. Last Day for Early Voting; Numbers Up from 2012, RecallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    ... and white," said Winrich.Winrich is training for the 2016 Junior Iditarod, a 150 mile sled dog race that starts near Wasilla, Alaska. "Most of my friends think I'm crazy. I brought a few out and they're like 'what's wrong with you that you would ...

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  19. CCTA Board Decision on Hiring a New General ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Mass Transit

    ... manager of the Greater Lynchburg Transit Co. in Lynchburg, Va. Walton started her career in transit in 2001 in Wasilla, Alaska and has steadily been promoted to larger transit systems and more responsibility. Walton said that, "This is an exciting ...

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  20. Is 'Slednecks' the Alaskan 'Jersey Shore'?Read the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The Thursday night premiere of "Slednecks" on MTV brought us a sneak peak into the uncensored lives of twenty-somethings living in Wasilla, Alaska . Think "Jersey Shore" meets "Duck Dynasty," but with caribou blood shots and snow machines! "Is 'Slednecks' the Alaskan 'Jersey Shore'?" is categorized as "life and leisure".

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