Alaska Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Contract dispute leads to Alaska Supreme Court ruling on font sizeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Anchorage Daily News

    Anyone who has ever opted for large type and oversized margins on the printed page should take note of the Alaska Supreme Court decision in the case of Silver Bow Construction v.

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  2. Marijuana legalization backers file campaign finance complaint against opposition groupRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Anchorage Daily News

    The campaign backing a ballot measure to legalize, tax and regulate marijuana in Alaska filed a complaint with the Alaska Public Offices Commission Thursday alleging that statements made by a campaign spokesperson for "Big Marijuana.

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  3. Earthquake Felt in Southeast Alaska, No Tsunami ExpectedRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | APRN

    Revised figures from the Alaska Earthquake Information Center put the quake's magnitude at 5.9. It struck about 97 miles west of Juneau at a depth of about 6 miles.

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  4. Sitka airport work reducing appeal to birdsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    ... who is managing wildlife threats to planes that use Sitka's airport. Bird strikes are a big concern there. An Alaska Airlines jet hit an eagle on takeoff in 2010 and had to abort the flight. Tresham says birds remain a concern, but workers have done ...

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  5. Earthquakes occur in 3 parts of AlaskaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Seismologists in Alaska say earthquakes have jolted three different parts of the state.

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  6. Parents sue company after son's avalanche deathRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    The parents of a 26-year-old snowboarder who died after an Alaska avalanche have filed a federal lawsuit against a heli-skiing company, alleging it failed to assess the danger in the area.

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  7. Aerial photographers: This clever map will help you steer clear of no-drone zonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Imaging Resource

    ... you to browse the contiguous United States, zooming and panning to see areas where drone use is prohibited. While Alaska is included in the data set, the map tries to prevent you panning there, bouncing back to the contiguous US as soon as you let ...

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  8. Murkowski Tells Alaskans to Show Their 'Inner Ted' StevensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Roll Call

    ... on Saturday. "Sen. Stevens, or 'Uncle Ted' as many of us knew him, was the Alaskan of the 20th century and always put Alaska above partisan politics," the Alaska Republican said. "This year, Alaskans have seen me put on my Hulk scarf and channel my ...

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  9. Alaska quite a sight for motorcyclists on a 5-day road tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | TwinCities

    Our quest was emblazoned on the T-shirts we were given before we left for Alaska: "8 men, 4 highways, 5 days, 865 miles."

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  10. TV This Week July 27 - Aug. 2: 'The Honorable Woman' on SundanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Los Angeles Times

    ... National Geographic Some like it cold, but others, not so much, in two new series "Ice Lake Rebels" and "Escaping Alaska." 10 p.m. Animal Planet; 10 p.m. TLC "Running Wild With Bear Grylls" has the outdoorsman paired with stars like Zac Efron and ...

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  11. State: Alaska's same-sex marriage ban doesn't violate couples' rightsRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Five couples suing to overturn Alaska's ban on same-sex marriage have had none of their constitutional rights violated and thus no legal justification for their goal, the state argued in a document filed in federal court on Thursday.

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  12. Harvest Restaurant brings high-concept, low-overhead supper club experience to AnchorageRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... They're even working with a local florist to create locally sourced flower arrangements. Dolphin-Chavie grew up in Alaska and spent time working at the Glacier Brewhouse before leaving the state a decade ago to work at restaurants in Portland, ...

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  13. Couples file suit to overturn Alaska's ban on same-sex marriageRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    A lawsuit filed Monday by a group of same-sex couples hopes to challenge Alaska's same-sex marriage ban, arguing that it violates their due process and equal protection rights under the U.S. Constitution.

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  14. Rape trial evidence battle yields small victory for victimsRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2013 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... precedent regarding victims' medical privacy. The trial of an Anchorage man accused of sexual assault has forced the Alaska courts to address a challenging question: Should a victim's private medical and mental health records be fair game? At stake ...

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  15. Safari Club grateful for volunteer supportRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... great organization that we are. You as volunteers continue to help provide a voice for hunting and conservation in Alaska and opportunities for all to participate. With the programs we provide we will be able to leave a legacy of hunting heritage ...

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  16. Is overescapement financial or biological?Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... of sockeye salmon which in turn caused the crash of the plankton blooms necessary to fry survival. The state of Alaska spent nearly a million dollars seeding Karluk Lake and apparently are seeing good results. If "overescapement" is anything more ...

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  17. Owner gives details about Nikiski house fireRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... 6 p.m., the house was fully engulfed in flames and Campbell was outside. Her schoolwork for her online University of Alaska Anchorage courses, her furniture, her house wares, her laptop, all her clothes except what she was wearing, and two of her ...

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  18. In U.S. Senate race, GOP rivals lag far behind SullivanRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Campaign finance reports from Alaska's U.S. Senate race show Republican candidate Dan Sullivan is increasing his financial lead over GOP rivals Mead Treadwell and Joe Miller.

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  19. Headlights on, all the timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Starting now, sections of state highways throughout Southeast Alaska will require drivers to turn their headlights on at all times, even during the day.

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  20. TV This Week July 27 - Aug. 2: 'The Honorable Woman' on SundanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Los Angeles Times

    ... National Geographic Some like it cold, but others, not so much, in two new series "Ice Lake Rebels" and "Escaping Alaska." 10 p.m. Animal Planet; 10 p.m. TLC "Running Wild With Bear Grylls" has the outdoorsman paired with stars like Zac Efron and ...

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