Alaska Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Homer's Best BetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Homer News

    ... awesome turnings of the planet recently. Except for those bright summer days where the sun barely rises and sets, Alaska can be counted on to deliver respectable sun shows. October has given us some shows that would make the tourists in Mallory ...

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  2. Alaska Bible Institute built on faith, hard workRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Homer News

    ... "If I had it to do over a I would do it again." Now 80 years old, Arno is the founder and general director of Alaska Village Missions, the parent organization of Alaska Bible Institute. He arrived in Homer in December of 1960 with his wife, Petrea, ...

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

    Wednesday | Homer News

    ... Harrington, Salmon Project executive director. "The book is also missing something very important: a chapter about Alaska. We want our readers to help us figure out what should go in the unwritten final chapter. To our surprise, many Alaskans have ...

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  4. Voters should know the judges they'll be voting onRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Anchorage Daily News

    OPINION: This year, the Alaska Judicial Council has take the rare step of recommending that voters not retain one state judge. On Election Day, we will vote for candidates for Congress, governor, and the Alaska Legislature, and one that gets little attention, whether judges in and near our community should serve another term in office.

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  5. Rotary honors four with vocational awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... who provide exemplary service to the community. Also receiving that award was ASE Resorts. The acronym stands for Alaska Sportfishing and Expeditions, and the business combines Cedars Lodge, Clover Pass Resort and Silverking Lodge. The first of two ...

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  6. UAF wins $23.8M grant for rural biomedical educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Anchorage Daily News

    A $23.8 million grant to boost the undergraduate study of biomedical research and health sciences by rural Alaska students will offer new education opportunities at 10 campuses from Kotzebue to Ketchikan, the University of Alaska Fairbanks said. The National Institutes of Health announced the five-year grant, one of 10 programs funded nationwide, as a means of fostering interest in biomedical and health careers.

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  7. Legalized marijuana debate at Bear Tooth on Thursday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Anchorage Daily News

    What makes the most sense for Alaska? Come to the Bear Tooth Theatrepub in Anchorage on Thursday, Oct. 23, as supporters on each side make their case in a debate co-sponsored by the UAA Seawolf Debate Program and Alaska Dispatch News . Nearly two dozen states have laws permitting the use of marijuana, with most of those, including Alaska, allowing pot for medical use.

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  8. Assembly members plan crackdown on city towing companiesRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2013 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... clerk's office -- five of which tow from private property. They also do important work, said Glen Bailey, who owns Alaska Towing and Wrecking, which patrols the lot at City Hall. He charges $150 for a nonconsensual tow, which he said was simply ...

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  9. Published Events - Oct. 22Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Homer Tribune

    ... Wild Fish: Rafting, fishing and Adventuring on the rivers of Togiak Wilderness Area, presented by Poppy Benson. Alaska Island's & Ocean's Seminar Room. 95 Sterling Hwy. Community Recreation Zumba a 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the HERC Building Gym. 500 ...

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

    Wednesday Oct 22 | 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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  11. 450 inlet fishermen receive aidRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Homer News

    More than 1,000 Alaska fishermen will share in $7.5 million worth of payments to mitigate the 2012 fisheries disaster in Cook Inlet and on the Yukon and Kuskokwim rivers. In Cook Inlet, 454 checks were mailed - 481 eligible fishermen received applications for the payments.

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  12. Margaret Carlson: Sarah Palin's sun has begun to set in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Contra Costa Times

    Alaska is known for having the economy of a petrostate, a far-flung citizenry, a large native population and unreliable polling. Oh, and Sarah Palin.

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

    Wednesday Oct 22 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... botched their presentation to the grand jury. Loescher, 67, was accused of taking $21,515 in funds managed by the Alaska Native Brotherhood and Alaska Native Sisterhood Grand Camp . The funds were part of the Alaska Subsistence Defense Fund and ...

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  14. Reality Bites: Living AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Houston Press

    There are a million reality shows on the naked television. We're going to watch them all, one at a time. Alaska, not space, is the final (okay, last) frontier. But don't take it from me, that's both the state's official motto as well as the corporate ...

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  15. KRBD to air AFN convention updatesRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The Alaska Federation of Natives Convention is taking place October 23rd - 25th, 2014 at at the Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center in Anchorage, Alaska. An English language report will air at noon, and a report in the Tlingit language airs at 4:00 pm.

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  16. Ketchikan PAC project starts first design phaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... teamed up before on the design for Sitka's performing arts center. So, Fisher is familiar with the needs of a small Alaska city, and they're both familiar with each other. In addition to the feasibility study, the design team will receive guidance ...

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  17. Rapuzzi ruling in SwitzerlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... 16-42--58 totals in 60 games. He was also dynamite in shootouts, scoring on seven of his 10 attempts. Speaking of Alaska-connected folks abroad, we took a turn through the stats in the Great Britain-based EIHL and came up with these Alaska ...

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  18. Northern Alaska joins the cryosphereRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Capital City Weekly

    Since I last wrote about my three-mile commute through the raindrops of August, the 1,100 acres of boreal forest between my house and the university has undergone the most drastic change of the year. Ankle-deep snow covers the North Campus and most of Interior Alaska.

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  19. Sitka Sound Science Center gets unwrappedRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Capital City Weekly

    "We've got an incredibly bright future to look forward to," said Trish White, a Sitka Sound Science Center board member, shortly before Gil Truitt cut the ceremonial ribbon to reopen the unwrapped building. Saturday's ceremony, which came as Sitka observed Alaska Day, drew about 70 people who loudly applauded and whistled to celebrate the conclusion of $1.3 million in exterior work to the Sage Memorial Building.

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

    Wednesday Oct 22 | 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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