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  • Anchorage author chronicles 8-year friendship with Dizzy GillespieAnchorage author chronicles 8-year friendship with Dizzy Gillespie

    The inclusive language in the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I have a dream" speech may stand in stark contrast to the climate of political and racial divide in America in 2018.

    Anchorage News / 8 h. 12 min. ago
  • Anchorage author chronicles 8-year friendship with Dizzy Gillespie - Alaska Public Radio NetworkAnchorage author chronicles 8-year friendship with Dizzy Gillespie - Alaska Public Radio Network

    Alaska Public Radio NetworkAnchorage author chronicles 8-year friendship with Dizzy GillespieAlaska Public Radio NetworkThe inclusive language in the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s “I have a dream” speech may stand in stark contrast to the climate of political and racial divide in America in 2018. But Monday's holiday, dedicated to Dr. King, is a good opportunity to ...

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  • Skating party celebrates new East Anchorage park - Anchorage ... - Alaska Dispatch NewsSkating party celebrates new East Anchorage park - Anchorage ... - Alaska Dispatch News

    Alaska Dispatch NewsSkating party celebrates new East Anchorage park - Anchorage ...Alaska Dispatch NewsDecades in the making, Chanshtnu Muldoon Park features a uniquely shaped ribbon of ice.Chanshtnu Park continues Muldoon revitalization - KTVA 11 - The ...KTVAall 2 news articles »

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  • Alaska's first electric bus for public transit ready for Anchorage streets - Alaska Public Radio NetworkAlaska's first electric bus for public transit ready for Anchorage streets - Alaska Public Radio Network

    Alaska Public Radio NetworkAlaska's first electric bus for public transit ready for Anchorage streetsAlaska Public Radio NetworkThe 40-foot Proterra Catalyst E2 bus is a little quieter than two people having a conversation and almost silent compared to a diesel Anchorage People Mover bus. The reduced noise pollution is one benefit of electric buses, but reducing air pollution ...

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  • Whitehorse daycare abruptly shuts down, leaving parents scramblingWhitehorse daycare abruptly shuts down, leaving parents scrambling

    The owners of one of downtown Whitehorse's largest daycares said they had no choice but to suddenly shut down their business after the Canada Revenue Agency seized their assets, leaving

    Big News Network.com / 11 h. 45 min. ago
  • Smooth sailing on day one of transit pilot projectSmooth sailing on day one of transit pilot project

    Traffic backs up along Lewes Boulevard near the bridge in January 2016. The city is now running a pilot project for a bus-only lane on this busy section of Riverdale. (Joel Krahn/Yukon News file)...

    Big News Network.com / 11 h. 45 min. ago
  • Agreement signed between Yukon government and Teslin Tlingit CouncilAgreement signed between Yukon government and Teslin Tlingit Council

    Premier Sandy Silver and Teslin Tlingit Council Naa Sháade Háni Richard Sidney, signed an intergovernmental agreement on Jan 12. (Yukon government photo)...

    Big News Network.com / 11 h. 45 min. ago
  • Southeast fishermen seek relief from expanding sea otter populationSoutheast fishermen seek relief from expanding sea otter population

    Sea otters raft up in the inside waters of Southeast Alaska in June 2014. (Photo courtesy Matt Lichtenstein) Crabbers and dive fishermen returned to Alaska's Board of Fisheries this month seeking

    Big News Network.com / 12 h. 10 min. ago
  • Anchorage Chamber Of Commerce Details Fiscal Concerns & Young ProfessionalsAnchorage Chamber Of Commerce Details Fiscal Concerns & Young Professionals

    Anchorage, AK- Your Alaska Link sat down with Bruce Bustamante, who serves as the President of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber has been the city's leading business organization since 1915, and serves as a member-driven business NPO, encompassing about 50,000 employee.

    Anchorage News / 12 h. 46 min. ago
  • State admits recording jail conversations between defense lawyers and clients - Alaska Dispatch NewsState admits recording jail conversations between defense lawyers and clients - Alaska Dispatch News

    Alaska Dispatch NewsState admits recording jail conversations between defense lawyers and clientsAlaska Dispatch NewsFor four years, a tucked-away monitoring system in a certain visitation room at the Anchorage jail recorded conversations between attorneys and their clients — defendants in criminal court – without anyone knowing. Now defense attorneys are concerned ...

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  • Anchorage police seek 2 in connection with fatal weekend shooting ... - Alaska Dispatch NewsAnchorage police seek 2 in connection with fatal weekend shooting ... - Alaska Dispatch News

    Alaska Dispatch NewsAnchorage police seek 2 in connection with fatal weekend shooting ...Alaska Dispatch NewsDetectives are calling Aarron Settje and Carlton Tarkington persons of interest in the East Anchorage homicide.APD seeks two people of interest in weekend homicide - KTUUKTUU.comMayhem like me: Two murders, neither solved, suspects sought ...Must Read Alaska (blog)all 3 news articles »

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    Customers walk away from Sam's Club after realizing the business is closed for the day on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. David Samson / The Forum Last week, Walmart announced that it would be closing 63 of its under-performing Sam's Club stores at various locations throughout the country.

    Anchorage News / 17 h. 20 min. ago
  • Alaska lawmakers go back to work amid sex misconduct falloutAlaska lawmakers go back to work amid sex misconduct fallout

    FILE - In this Jan. 17, 2017, file photo, state Rep. Dean Westlake, D-Kotzebue, talks with another legislator during a break in the opening session of the Alaska Legislature in Juneau, Alaska. The Ala

    Big News Network.com / 18 h. 5 min. ago
  • Anchorage family asks for answers in shooting that left daughter on life support - KTUU.comAnchorage family asks for answers in shooting that left daughter on life support - KTUU.com

    KTUU.comAnchorage family asks for answers in shooting that left daughter on life supportKTUU.comANCHORAGE (KTUU) - A family continues to search for answers, more than two weeks after they say their teenage daughter was shot in the head, while on a party bus celebrating a birthday with her friends. Loved ones gathered for a vigil Sunday, in order ...

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  • Sam's Club Alaska closings hit businesses statewideSam's Club Alaska closings hit businesses statewide

    - Sam's Club announced that it will close its three Alaska stores by Jan. 26. In response, hundreds of people visited the Fairbanks warehouse on Friday for a liquidation sale that symbolized a sh

    Big News Network.com / 18 h. 25 min. ago
  • Hawaii false alarm hints at thin line between mishap and nuclear warHawaii false alarm hints at thin line between mishap and nuclear war

    Nuclear experts are warning, using some of their most urgent language since President Donald Trump took office, that Hawaii's false alarm, in which state agencies alerted locals to a nonexistent missile attack, underscores a growing risk of unintended nuclear war with North Korea. To understand the connection, which might not be obvious, you need to go back to the tragedy of Korean Air Lines Flight 007.

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  • East China Sea oil fire out but eco threat lurks from sunken tankerEast China Sea oil fire out but eco threat lurks from sunken tanker

    The fire from a sunken Iranian tanker ship in the East China Sea has burned out, a Chinese transport ministry spokesman said on Monday, although concerns remain about possible major pollution to the sea bed and surrounding waters. The spokesman said the fire from the tanker Sanchi stopped around noon.

    Anchorage News / 1 d. 3 h. ago
  • 3 wounded in east Anchorage shooting - KTVA 11 - The Voice of ... - KTVA3 wounded in east Anchorage shooting - KTVA 11 - The Voice of ... - KTVA

    KTVA3 wounded in east Anchorage shooting - KTVA 11 - The Voice of ...KTVAAnchorage Police say they're investigating another east Anchorage shooting after three people were rushed to the hospital with serious injuries on Sunday night.3 wounded in East Anchorage shooting, police say - Anchorage ...Alaska Dispatch NewsUPDATE: Anchorage shooting victim has died, APD investigating as ...KTUU.comall 5 news articles »

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  • Small plane lands without gear in JuneauSmall plane lands without gear in Juneau

    In this extended exposure photo, an Alaska Airlines flight — the white streak on the right — descends onto the runway at Juneau International Airport on Sunday evening. It was business as

    Big News Network.com / 1 d. 6 h. 22 min. ago
  • Public service lawyers offer free legal help on MLK DayPublic service lawyers offer free legal help on MLK Day

    The annual event is sponsored by the Alaska Court System, Alaska Legal Services Corp., the Alaska Bar Association and other local bar associations. In Juneau, attorneys will provid

    Big News Network.com / 1 d. 6 h. 22 min. ago
  • Program increases awareness of effects of childhood traumaProgram increases awareness of effects of childhood trauma

    Patrick Sidmore, a health planner for the Alaska Mental Health Board, talks on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, about new studies in addressing emotional trauma in young students. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

    Big News Network.com / 1 d. 6 h. 43 min. ago
  • Juneau legislators ‘worried’ about upcoming sessionJuneau legislators ‘worried’ about upcoming session

    Rep. Sam Kito, D-Juneau, Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau and Rep. Justin Parish, D-Juneau, answer questions from Juneau area residents about legislative priorities during a townhall meeting at the Mendenha

    Big News Network.com / 1 d. 6 h. 43 min. ago
  • With Brown's death at 96, the end of an era at Lucky WishboneWith Brown's death at 96, the end of an era at Lucky Wishbone

    There's something about a Lucky Wishbone cheeseburger, small as a fist, served with iceberg lettuce and American cheese on a thick restaurant plate. And the fries in a paper-lined basket, almost too hot to eat.

    Anchorage News / 1 d. 7 h. 30 min. ago
  • Sand Point man missing in Anchorage for a week - KTUU - KTUU.comSand Point man missing in Anchorage for a week - KTUU - KTUU.com

    KTUU.comSand Point man missing in Anchorage for a week - KTUUKTUU.comThe search for a 27-year-old Sand Point man reported missing in Anchorage entered its seventh day on Sunday, and family says they've still found no trace of him.and more »

    Google News / 1 d. 9 h. 13 min. ago
  • Anchorage Ballet enrollment down amid sexual misconduct investigations - KTVAAnchorage Ballet enrollment down amid sexual misconduct investigations - KTVA

    KTVAAnchorage Ballet enrollment down amid sexual misconduct investigationsKTVAAnchorage Ballet enrollment down amid sexual misconduct investigations. 6 hrs ago by Daniella Rivera. Updated: 4 mins ago. In a dance studio filled with a couple dozen parents and a few young students, the non-profit organization Anchorage Classical ...

    Google News / 1 d. 9 h. 21 min. ago
  • Two Alaska House members feud over handling of sexual harassment complaintsTwo Alaska House members feud over handling of sexual harassment complaints

    Reps. Tammie Wilson, R-North Pole, and Gabrielle LeDoux, R-Anchorage, talk with Rep. Matt Claman, D-Anchorage, on the House floor last year. Wilson and LeDoux are now in a fight over how the Legislature should move forward after allegations of sexual harassment against a former colleague.

    Anchorage News / 1 d. 11 h. 54 min. ago
  • Prep Hockey: Chugiak gets past East, Wolves face BartlettPrep Hockey: Chugiak gets past East, Wolves face Bartlett

    Chugiak got goals from Grant Epple, Luke Momblow and Ryan Flodin to move to .500 in the Cook Inlet Conference with a 3-1 win over East on Friday, Jan. 12 at Ben Boeke Ice Arena in Anchorage. Tyler, Huffer, George Kerr, Jarett Beckett and Riley Lindberg had assists for the Mustangs, who improved to 5-5 in the CIC.

    Anchorage News / 1 d. 16 h. 22 min. ago
  • Don't enshrine Alaska's PFD in the constitutionDon't enshrine Alaska's PFD in the constitution

    It is an election year and the mini-stampede to protect at all costs the Permanent Fund dividend - Alaska's expensive homage to lousy public policy - by enshrining it in the Alaska Constitution continues unabated. This time around, the charge is led by Sens. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, and Tom Begich, D-Anchorage.

    Anchorage News / 1 d. 20 h. 50 min. ago
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  • Open & Shut: Two new restaurants and big retail closuresOpen & Shut: Two new restaurants and big retail closures

    This is an installment of an occasional series in the Anchorage Daily News, taking a quick look at the comings and goings of businesses in Southcentral Alaska. If you know of a business opening or closing its doors in the area, send a note to reporter Annie Zak at azak@adn.com .

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  • Proposed ML&P sale makes sense for AnchorageProposed ML&P sale makes sense for Anchorage

    The George M. Sullivan Plant 2a expansion project is visible along the Glenn Highway on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Muldoon. The George M. Sullivan Plant 2a expansion project is visible along the Glenn Highway on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Muldoon.

    Anchorage News / 2 d. 5 h. 51 min. ago
  • Authorities urge caution as freezing rain hits AnchorageAuthorities urge caution as freezing rain hits Anchorage

    A pick-up sits atop the guardrail on the Glenn Highway just south of the Eagle River bridge on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. Authorities warned of dangerous driving conditions in the Anchorage area after a Winter Weather Advisory was issued by the National Weather Service.

    Anchorage News / 2 d. 10 h. 8 min. ago
  • Rain creates 'hazardous driving conditions' around Anchorage ... - Alaska Dispatch NewsRain creates 'hazardous driving conditions' around Anchorage ... - Alaska Dispatch News

    Alaska Dispatch NewsRain creates 'hazardous driving conditions' around Anchorage ...Alaska Dispatch NewsDrivers were urged to use caution as light rain and freezing rain created "hazardous driving conditions" around the Anchorage Bowl on Saturday. The conditions compelled the National Weather Service in Anchorage to issue a winter weather advisory, which ...Authorities urge caution as freezing rain hits Anchorage | The Alaska ...Alaskastarall 3 news articles »

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  • Winter weather advisory in effect for Anchorage with rain creating - hazardous driving conditions'Winter weather advisory in effect for Anchorage with rain creating - hazardous driving conditions'

    Drivers were urged to use caution as light rain and freezing rain were expected to create "hazardous driving conditions" around the Anchorage Bowl on Saturday, according to an alert issued by the National Weather Service . "Ice accumulations of one tenth of an inch is expected on road surfaces," officials said in the alert.

    Anchorage News / 2 d. 12 h. 21 min. ago
  • Signatures delivered on initiative restraining lawmakersSignatures delivered on initiative restraining lawmakers

    State Rep. Jason Green, carrying his son Truman, and Joelle Hall carry in boxes containing more than 45,000 signature to get an initiative on the ballot this year to put financial and travel restrictions on Alaska lawmakers into the Alaska Division of Elections office in Anchorage, Alaska, Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. Elections workers will have to verify the signatures before the measure is approved for the ballot.

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