Alaska Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Food Bank of Alaska seeks donations after spike in usersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The bank purchased nearly 40,000 pound of bulk food, but needs more. The bank provides food to more than 100 partners that serve people in Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna Borough and 200 partners across the state.

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  2. Campaign Profile: For Joe Miller, 2010 Looms LargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... to avoid national bankruptcy. There's another healthcare story he doesn't talk about: After Miller moved to Alaska and had kids of his own, his family signed up for Medicaid, the government health insurance program for the poor. Asked repeatedly how ...

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  3. Canada's trawlers drastically cut bycatch, why can't Alaska's?Read the original story

    Tuesday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Harbor. He lives in Kodiak now. The views expressed here are the writer's own and are not necessarily endorsed by Alaska Dispatch News, which welcomes a broad range of viewpoints. To submit a piece for consideration, e-mail ...

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  4. Here's Where Americans Are Cashing In On Dividends And InterestRead the original story

    Tuesday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... for income from dividend payments from corporate stock is largely similar to the pattern for interest income, with Alaska as a pretty big exception. One factor in why so many Alaskan households are filing returns with dividend income might be the ...

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  5. Surgeon general: Stop tanning and save your skinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTLV

    ... Fuster lies in a tanning booth with full spectrum lighting at the head at Run to the Sun tanning salon in Anchorage, Alaska, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2005, to help her cope with the dark winter days. While some Alaskans defy winter by embracing it, ...

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  6. Alaska's language challenge: translating tax forms into SIberian YupikRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Washington Times

    Alaska is currently wrestling with a native language challenge: how to translate the state's longest tax measure for local populations? Due on the public ballot in August, the tax forms and informational pamphlet that accompanies the measure are some 50 pages long - and both documents must be translated into Yup'ik, Inupiak, Siberian Yupik, Koyukon ... (more)

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  7. Huge waves measured for first time in Arctic OceanRead the original story

    Monday | EurekAlert!

    ... and sitting 50 meters (more than 150 feet) below the surface in the middle of the Beaufort Sea, about 350 miles off Alaska's north slope and at the middle of the ice-free summer water. It measured wave height from mid-August until late October 2012. ...

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  8. Is bed tax just the tip of the iceberg?Read the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... we are missing out on! We should have I.D. checks on all retail purchases, everything, and if you can't show a Alaska I.D., there would be a tourism tax of, say, 4 percent. I am sure this is the tip of the iceberg. So many of you must have more ...

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  9. NetBase Research Shows Cleanliness Comes First for Hotel Guests From California, But Not AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Wire

    NetBase , the Social Analytics Company, today announced the results of a large-scale social media study into the hotel accommodation preferences of US travelers.

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  10. A wake-up call in Alaska about ocean acidification and coastal communitiesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... to plan is now. A new study shows, for the first time, that ocean acidification is driving changes in waters vital to Alaska's commercial fisheries and traditional subsistence way of life. As one of our planet's most under-recognized challenges, ...

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  11. 'Escaping Alaska' finds 'Frozen Lies & Forging a New Family' on TLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    On last night's episode of "Escaping Alaska," a group of young people have made a secret pact to leave Alaska and go to the lower forty-eight, as the continental United States are referred to by Alaskans.

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  12. Changing sea chemistry will hit Alaska communities hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Seattle Times

    ... to greenhouse-gas emissions. Now, a new study led by Seattle researchers finds communities in Southwest and Southeast Alaska that rely on the sea for food and jobs are also likely to be hit hard over the coming decades. The analysis, published ...

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  13. NOAA: Alaska fisheries and communities at risk from ocean acidificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | EurekAlert!

    Fishermen from Homer, Alaska haul in tanner crabs, one of the fisheries that research is showing may be affected by ocean acidification.

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  14. Alaska DispatchRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Anchorage Daily News

    Steven Brown, 14, became the youngest person to finish as the high overall champion at the Alaska Trapshooting Association state shoot.

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  15. Thornton challenges Olson for District 30Read the original story

    Monday | Peninsula Clarion

    Editor's note: This is the first in a series of stories looking at area candidates for the Alaska Legislature.

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  16. Photo: Book nookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Peninsula Clarion

    Photo by Rashah McChesney/Peninsula Clarion Sonja Kjostad, 8, of Wasilla digs into a book Monday July 28, 2014 at the Soldotna Public Library in Soldotna, Alaska.

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  17. Parnell picks apart issuesRead the original story

    Monday | Peninsula Clarion

    Editor's note: This is the second article in a two-part series detailing Republican Gov. Sean Parnell in his roles as an Alaska resident, governor and candidate for office.

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  18. Musk ox kill shows solutions for Nome's - urban musk oxen' still elusiveRead the original story

    Monday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... the latest in Nome's increasingly common "nuisance musk ox" problem. Nome resident Diana Adams, 59, was cited by an Alaska wildlife trooper on Tuesday for taking a musk ox out of season July 17 in Icy View. In an email, Adams wrote she has "been ...

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  19. Doyon inks five-year deal with ConocoPhillips for $100 million drill rigRead the original story

    Monday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... third rig we've picked up since (passage of Senate Bill 21, which altered the tax structure for the oil industry in Alaska) so there's undoubtedly a tie between SB 21 and the fact that we're picking up rigs," said Mike Wheatall, manager of drilling ...

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  20. Study: Wildfires could threaten Arctic caribou herd's winter habitatRead the original story

    Monday | Anchorage Daily News

    Caribou in northern Alaska and Canada's Yukon Territory will lose winter habitat if the region's long-term pattern of increased wildfires continues, according to a study newly published in the journal PLOS ONE .

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