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  1. Aces need to start making up ground in the ECHL's Pacific DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Alaska Aces are barely into the second half of the ECHL regular season, yet given their tenuous perch - sixth place in the seven-team Pacific Division - they need to start making up ground to secure a playoff spot. With 34 hockey games remaining, starting with a three-game home series against division co-leader Colorado beginning Wednesday night, the Aces sit nine points out of a playoff spot and will have to surge past two clubs.

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  2. Dennis Persica: Louisiana addicted to oil productionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Advocate

    ... were the words of noted left-wing theoretician Sarah Palin, one-time top apparatchik at the People's Republic of Alaska. Alaskans don't pay sales or income taxes, and they get a yearly check from the government based on oil revenue, embodying what ...

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  3. Sullivan: Alaskans Dream Big, Breathe Air a Bathed in PromiseaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | APRN

    In his first Senate speech, U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan today spoke in support of the Keystone Pipeline. He likened it to the tie vote in the Senate over the Trans-Alaska Pipeline in 1973.

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  4. Obama withdraws 9.8m Acres of Arctic OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | APRN

    ... of Interior's draft five-year offshore plan. Sen. Lisa Murkowski has already described it as a gut punch to Alaska's economy. Secretary of Interior Sally Jewell says the withdrawals are limited to small areas of the Beaufort, a 25-mile buffer along ...

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  5. Council approves city manager pay increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Seward City News

    ... Allowance, nor annual leave accrual. He also told the public Monday night that he was the lowest paid city manager in Alaska for a town the size of Seward. Asked to elaborate after the meeting, Hunt said; "Coming here, my pay was the lowest for a ...

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  6. Cedar Hills Subdivision, Palmer AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Wasilla Real Estate News

    Cedar Hills Subdivision is located just off the Glenn Highway about one mile east of downtown Palmer. This makes it a very convenient location for people who commute to Anchorage, Wasilla or Palmer for work.

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  7. Saturday, January 31st, 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KASH-FM Anchorage

    Who makes the best soup in Anchorage? You decide! The day before the BIG game the top chef's in Anchorage square off with ladles in hand! Chef's from Anchorage's finest restaurants will be battling for the title of best soup in one of four categories and the coveted "Best Overall Soup" Soup'r Bowl VII trophy. Slurp, taste and vote!! Hosted by the Alaska Hospitality Retailers a benefit for the Anchorage Hospitality Foundation at least a dozen restaurants will be presenting their very best soups to win the title.

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  8. GMO foods revisited - with special concern for childrenRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Homer Tribune

    ... food, snack food and most restaurant food is packed with GMOs. What can families do? We feed our chickens sprouted Alaska-grown barley, organic chicken feed, and - in summer - chickweed (it grows by the bale in our gardens.) We rely on eggs from our ...

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  9. 2014 warmest year on record for HomerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Homer Tribune

    ... Ski team. In 2014, January, May, August, September, November and December all saw record warm highs, according to the Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy. The center reported an average temperature of 43.7 degrees last year for Homer; a ...

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  10. Community News - Jan. 28Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Homer Tribune

    Joining the Arbor Day Foundation is an ideal way to get in the mood for spring planting. Anyone from Alaska who joins the Foundation in February 2015 will receive 10 free Colorado blue spruce trees to plant when the weather turns warm.

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  11. Homer seal makes a splashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Homer Tribune

    Photos courtesy of Alaska SeaLife Center A blind harbor seal named Bryce has started learning basic husbandry behaviors, such as hand-feeding and targeting. Since he cannot see, staff rattle a "shaker" in place of a target buoy, according to the Alaska Sealife Center.

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  12. FYI - News briefs & announcementsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Homer Tribune

    On Jan 21 at 6:47 p.m., Alaska State Troopers received a report that Michael Bracht, 38 of Fairbanks, ran from his court-appointed third-party custodian. He left in violation of his condition of release after being ordered to report to FCC no later than 5:30 p.m. that day to start his jail term.

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  13. Haakenson family heads to Seattle Children's HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Homer Tribune

    ... inspired those around her. She has made recovery seem unbelievably possible, as evidenced by a recent interview with Alaska's KTVA on Channel 11. Angelica's mother, Mathany Satterwhite, was also involved in the Christmas Day crash. She has since ...

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  14. Juneau Afternoon - 1-28-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    And we'll get a preview of tonight's/Wednesday's Alaska Design Forum, with guests from Seattle's Lead Pencil Studio.

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  15. Earthquake forecasting at KayhiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... was next. NASA was looking to put sensor stations in active areas. In response he asked, "what if we could do it in Alaska? And they said that would be the first choice, to do it in Alaska." According to the US Geological Survey, Alaska gets between ...

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  16. PeaceHealth, nurses' union reach tentative agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... the developing nurses," she said. "Those are the ones from two to 15 years of service." The Ketchikan chapter of the Alaska Nurses Association wanted that segment of the nurse staff to receive a wage increase, in hopes of retaining good nurses. The ...

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  17. DOC orders review of security after inmate injured at Mat-Su jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Anchorage Daily News

    New Alaska Department of Corrections commissioner Ronald Taylor has ordered a "mandatory review of basic security protocols" at all Alaska jails after a 39-year-old inmate was injured at the Mat-Su Pretrial Facility Monday evening, officials said Tuesday.

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  18. Obama opens Atlantic Coast to oil drilling, puts Alaskan waters off limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Obama administration is opening up waters off the Atlantic Coast and Gulf of Mexico to oil and gas drilling, while putting big swaths of the Arctic waters of Alaska's Chukchi and Beaufort Seas off-limits to oil development. A new five-year program for offshore oil and gas leasing, announced Tuesday by the U.S. Department of Interior, includes 10 sales in the Gulf of Mexico and proposes one big sale in the South Atlantic off the coastlines of Virginia, North and South Carolina and Georgia.

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  19. How cold-state pols prove their mettle in winter-wimpy WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Yahoo!

    In Washington, snow days are not for everyone - and they're certainly not for people who work for politicians from cold-weather states. Because if your boss is from the Northeast or the upper Plains or Alaska, you're getting to work no matter what, even if it's on sled or snowshoe.

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  20. Photo: Stick to itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Peninsula Clarion

    Two volunteers demonstrate proper technique for an Eskimo Stick Pull during the Native Youth Olympics on Saturday Jan. 24, 2015at Kenai Middle School in Kenai, Alaska. The regional event drew teams from Anchorage, Seward, Kenai, Chickaloon and Tebughna.

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