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Colorado Eagles close out season with dramatic win over Alaska - ReporterHerald.com

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 06:42

Colorado Eagles close out season with dramatic win over Alaska
ReporterHerald.com
Colorado closed out its regular season with a 3-2 win over first-place Alaska on Saturday night, a nice feeling with the postseason looming Friday. "Yeah, you know, I think it's very good. That confidence going into practice is going to be important ...

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Beer industry bubbles in Alaska, while brewers feel 'crippled' by law - Alaska Dispatch

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 04:59

Beer industry bubbles in Alaska, while brewers feel 'crippled' by law
Alaska Dispatch
Alaska has a bubbling beer industry, with commercial operations in 16 different communities -- from the small Interior town of Fox to the state's biggest city of Anchorage -- all brewing craft beer. Some beer-based businesses are simply brewing ...

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Senate withdraws plan to double governor's picks on council choosing Alaska ... - Alaska Dispatch

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 04:12

Anchorage Daily News

Senate withdraws plan to double governor's picks on council choosing Alaska ...
Alaska Dispatch
... of candidates deemed qualified to the governor. Kelly said the reason he didn't just pull the measure earlier was that he wanted the people of Alaska to know that the issue is important and that he thinks the system set up in the Alaska ...
Kelly withdraws proposed shift on Judicial CouncilAnchorage Daily News

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Kelly withdraws proposed shift on Judicial Council - Anchorage Daily News

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 04:09

Anchorage Daily News

Kelly withdraws proposed shift on Judicial Council
Anchorage Daily News
JUNEAU, Alaska — The Senate sponsor of a proposed constitutional amendment to change the makeup of the Alaska Judicial Council has withdrawn the measure. Sen. Pete Kelly, in a floor speech Saturday, said he probably did not have the 14 votes ...
Senate passes proposed amendment on student loansEnquirerherald

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AK Beat: Providence Hospital to send 42 Alaska jobs Outside - Alaska Dispatch

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 03:19

Alaska Dispatch

AK Beat: Providence Hospital to send 42 Alaska jobs Outside
Alaska Dispatch
Hospital moves jobs Outside: Anchorage TV station KTUU is reporting that Providence Hospital will relocate 42 jobs outside of Alaska, mostly in billing. Those positions will move to Washington and Oregon, and the current employees have the chance to ...

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Kelly withdraws proposed constitutional change regarding the Alaska Judicial ... - The Republic

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 02:56

Anchorage Daily News

Kelly withdraws proposed constitutional change regarding the Alaska Judicial ...
The Republic
JUNEAU, Alaska — The Senate sponsor of a proposed constitutional amendment to change the makeup of the Alaska Judicial Council has withdrawn the measure. Sen. Pete Kelly, in a floor speech Saturday, said he probably did not have the 14 votes ...
Senate passes proposed amendment on student loansEnquirerherald

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AK Beat: Police seek stabbing suspect at large in Spenard - Alaska Dispatch

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 02:16

AK Beat: Police seek stabbing suspect at large in Spenard
Alaska Dispatch
Hospital moves jobs Outside: Anchorage TV station KTUU is reporting that Providence Hospital will relocate 42 jobs outside of Alaska, mostly in billing. Those positions will move to Washington and Oregon, and the current employees have the chance to ...

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AK Beat: Aurora forecast calls for active display across much of Alaska - Alaska Dispatch

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 23:38

AK Beat: Aurora forecast calls for active display across much of Alaska
Alaska Dispatch
Forecasters predicting early ice-out on most Alaska rivers: National Weather Service hydrologists predict an early break-up for most Alaska rivers this spring. At selected rivers throughout the state, ice thickness has ranged from 2 to 8 inches below ...

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AK Beat: Aurora forecast calls for active display across much of Alaska - Alaska Dispatch

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 23:38

Alaska Dispatch

AK Beat: Aurora forecast calls for active display across much of Alaska
Alaska Dispatch
Forecasters predicting early ice-out on most Alaska rivers: National Weather Service hydrologists predict an early break-up for most Alaska rivers this spring. At selected rivers throughout the state, ice thickness has ranged from 2 to 8 inches below ...

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Alaska ad proudly ties Dem senator to 'Obamacare' - News & Observer

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 07:45

Politico

Alaska ad proudly ties Dem senator to 'Obamacare'
News & Observer
WASHINGTON — After months of watching Democrats get hammered over President Barack Obama's health care law, friends of an embattled senator are fighting back by proudly linking him to "Obamacare." An independent group in Alaska is airing a TV ad ...
Alaska Ad Hints Obamacare Losing Some Political StigmaWall Street Journal (blog)

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Here's who got Alaska into this public employee retirement mess - Alaska Dispatch

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 06:48

Alaska Dispatch

Here's who got Alaska into this public employee retirement mess
Alaska Dispatch
The Alaska Department of Law sought millions from the Legislature for a lawsuit against Mercer, and Marsh & McLennan's deep pockets, but found the legislators reluctant. If the case is so good, they were told, get a law firm to take it on contingency.
Parnell Reintroduces Retirement PlanAlaska Public Radio Network
Gov's pension plan gets municipal supportFort Mills Times
Parnell pitches own retirement billJuneau Empire (subscription)
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Point-Counterpoint: Alaska should accept gay marriage as a self-evident human ... - Anchorage Daily News

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 06:00

Point-Counterpoint: Alaska should accept gay marriage as a self-evident human ...
Anchorage Daily News
SJR 30 seeks to remove a provision of the Alaska constitution that prevents a large number of Alaskans from pursuing their own happiness; for what is more central to happiness than love and family? SJR 30 gives voters an opportunity to erase Alaska's ...

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With 5 open NTSB investigations, Ravn Alaska operators under microscope - Alaska Dispatch

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 05:17

Alaska Dispatch

With 5 open NTSB investigations, Ravn Alaska operators under microscope
Alaska Dispatch
The National Transportation Safety Board is currently investigating four accidents and one incident involving Ravn Alaska air group members, including a fatal crash outside of Bethel Tuesday night, also operated by Hageland. Alaska State Troopers. The ...

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Alaska natural gas pipeline legislation deserves chance to prove out - Alaska Dispatch

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 03:38

Alaska natural gas pipeline legislation deserves chance to prove out
Alaska Dispatch
Shortly before our legislative session began, the Parnell administration signed a Heads of Agreement with TransCanada, the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation, Exxon Mobil, BP, and ConocoPhillips. This document defined the handshake agreements ...

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Alaska shooting case goes to jury - Daily Inter Lake

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 03:02

Alaska shooting case goes to jury
Daily Inter Lake
Assistant Public Defender Eric Hedland urged jurors to acquit Kowalski, arguing the death of Perry was considered an accident in 1996 and the only thing that has changed since the Alaska investigation is Kowalski's later legal problems, he said ...
Jurors hear closing argumentsJuneau Empire (subscription)
Jurors hear final arguments in trial of man charged with murder in 1996 ...Greenfield Daily Reporter
Jury deliberating in Yakutat homicide caseKtoo

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Alaska Senate passes capital budget - NewsOK.com

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 02:37

KTUU.com

Alaska Senate passes capital budget
NewsOK.com
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The state Senate passed a $2.2 billion state capital budget Friday, along with a bill to raise the borrowing limit of the Alaska Municipal Bond Bank Authority as part of an overall package to help build a new heat and power plant ...
Erin's Law Bill Passes Alaska SenateKTUU.com
Alaska State Senate advances budget billKTNA

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AK Beat: Injured man evacuated from Arctic Man ski-snowmachine contest - Alaska Dispatch

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 02:02

KTUU.com

AK Beat: Injured man evacuated from Arctic Man ski-snowmachine contest
Alaska Dispatch
Man Medevaced from Arctic Man: Alaska State Troopers medevaced an Anchorage man from Arctic Man's HooDoo Mountains Friday afternoon following an injury. According to KTUU, Troopers identified the man as 40-year-old Ira Edwards. Edwards was ...
Injured sit-skier medevacked from Arctic ManAnchorage Daily News

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AK Beat: Injured man evacuated from Arctic Man ski-snowmachine contest - Alaska Dispatch

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 02:02

KTUU.com

AK Beat: Injured man evacuated from Arctic Man ski-snowmachine contest
Alaska Dispatch
Man Medevaced from Arctic Man: Alaska State Troopers medevaced an Anchorage man from Arctic Man's HooDoo Mountains Friday afternoon following an injury. According to KTUU, Troopers identified the man as 40-year-old Ira Edwards. Edwards was ...
Interior teams put on good show at Arctic ManFairbanks Daily News-Miner
Troopers Medevac Injured Man from Arctic Man RaceKTUU.com
Injured sit-skier medevacked from Arctic ManAnchorage Daily News

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Alaska Communications brings technology to Anchorage School District - Anchorage Daily News

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 01:22

Alaska Communications brings technology to Anchorage School District
Anchorage Daily News
Under this agreement, Alaska Communications will provide enhanced broadband services, including faster broadband speeds and a private wireless network, to the district's more than 100 locations to meet ASD's growing technology and educational needs.
District proposes increase in student activity feesAlaskastar

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Alaska Senate passes capital budget - Anchorage Daily News

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 01:06

Anchorage Daily News

Alaska Senate passes capital budget
Anchorage Daily News
Facebook Twitter Google Plus Reddit E-mail Print. Alaska Budget. Sen. Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, speaks on the floor of the Senate during discussion on a bill on the Alaska Municipal Bond Bank Authority on Friday, April 11, 2014, in Juneau, Alaska.
Erin's Law Bill Passes Alaska SenateKTUU.com
Alaska State Senate advances budget billKTNA

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