Alaska Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. House Approves $3 Billion Transfer To Pension SystemRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | APRN

    The Alaska State House has voted in favor of Gov. Sean Parnell's plan to shore up the state's pension system.

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  2. Carnival Miracle Cancels 15 Ketchikan Port CallsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | APRN

    ... rture times. The ship carries 2,124 passengers and the cancellations will reduce the number of passengers arriving in Alaska's First City by about 30,000, based on pre-season estimates.

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  3. ArtBeat: 'Idols' are difficult to come by at Alaska Native Heritage CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Anchorage Daily News

    Holding elbow adzes, Nathan Jackson, left, and nephew Wayne Price dance during the dedication and blessing of a 30-foot toem pole raised at the Alaska Native Heritage Center.

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  4. February 2014 Monthly Weather SummaryRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Kenai Fjords National Park

    ... information, data, products, services, and the climate science magazine ClimateWatch . With 570,374 square miles, Alaska is twice the size of Texas and 1/5 the size of the rest of the United States. It stretches 2,400 miles east-to-west and 1,420 ...

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  5. Aces Wranglers Playoffs Game 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Alaska Aces celebrate their first goal against Las Vegas Wranglers goalie Travis Fullerton in the 2nd game of the ECHL hockey playoffs at Sullivan Arena on Saturday, April 19, 2014.

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  6. Paul Jenkins: Democrats cling to ACES in defiance of realityRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    Any rational person must marvel at the Democrats' Kafkaesque fetish for returning to Alaska's failed, economy-busting oil tax and their odd predilection for turning good news into sour milk.

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  7. Alaska Zoo Polar BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    Lyutyik, one the Alaska Zoo's polar bears, doses in the enclosure at the zoo on Friday, April 18, 2014.

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  8. Compass: Alaska's predator control programs are neither ethical nor sensibleRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... April 16) I found myself agreeing with most of its content until I came to the end. There I found the statement that "Alaska has some of the most sensible predator control laws in the United States." Sensible for their efficacy? Sensible ...

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  9. Marian (Merhiy) ShoemakerRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | IN-FORUM

    ... cards and dancing. In later years they drove their El Camino with topper around the US. They also took trips to Alaska, Hawaii, and Australia. In 2004 Marian was moved to River Hills, Cambridge, MN to be closer to family. In 2006 she moved to St. ...

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  10. Sullivan, a Marine and ex-natural resources head, goes on the attack in Senate raceRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    U. S. Senate candidate Dan Sullivan is the former Attorney General of Alaska and former commissioner of the Department of Natural Resources.

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  11. Julia O'Malley: At the newspaper that raised me, a new story unfoldsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    Julia O'Malley writes a general interest column about life and politics in Anchorage and around Alaska.

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  12. Sullivan would join Senate millionaire's club if electedRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... save and try to save for the future, for our kids," Sullivan said. Sullivan financed the current mortgage through the Alaska Housing Finance Corp., according to a separate state disclosure report filed Dec. 23 with the Alaska Public Offices ...

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  13. Best of April 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    Brooke Robertson, in front, and other kids look for numbered eggs at the Alaska Museum of Science and Nature on north Bragaw Street in Anchorage, AK on Saturday, April 19, 2014.

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  14. Senate Finance advances education billRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... in larger communities to attain tenure. "With this legislation, not only will we increase funding for public schools, Alaska's students will have more career and technical training opportunities, and more charter school opportunities," he said in a ...

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  15. When The Best Player Isn't The Best Choice In The NFL Draft?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | InsideTheIggles

    ... n more ways than the box score. I am one of the few Alaskans who are avid Philadelphia Eagles fans. Having arrived in Alaska five years ago, I have found the NFL experience (where kickoffs begin at an early 9 AM)

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  16. Senate passes new approach to pension obligationRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    - The Alaska Senate unanimously passed legislation setting out a new approach for addressing the state's pension obligation Saturday, less than three hours after the plan emerged from the Senate Finance Committee. It will be up to the House to decide ...

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  17. Sharing language, sharing cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Peninsula Clarion

    Lucy Daniels, an advocate for the Kenaitze Indian Tribe, teaches the Yup'ik alphabet to a group Tuesday April 15, 2014 at Kenai Peninsula College, Kenai River Campus in Soldotna, Alaska.

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  18. Going abroadRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... costs will add up to $3,000 per person. To alleviate some of the cost, the girls have been selling raffle tickets and Alaska volleyball T-shirts. "These girls are involved in so many different sports, activities, church activities, camps - they're ...

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  19. Caring for the Kenai contest thinks long-termRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Peninsula Clarion

    Homer high school student Jane Rohr won sixth place at the 24th annual CFK competition Thursday, April 17, at Kenai Central high school.

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  20. Hometown U: UAA bike-share will make campus easier to navigateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    Nikita Robinson, with the Sustainability Club, walks a bike share bike on the campus of the University of Alaska Anchorage in Anchorage, Alaska Thursday, April 10, 2014.

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