Alaska farmers want prison-run slaughterhouse kept open

...legislative session in Juneau to voice their opinions on the issue, Mugrage said."The Farm Bureau is the biggest organized voice for agriculture in the State of Alaska... so I think (lawmakers) take our advice to heart," he said.
Cancer group's mammogram advice: Start later, get fewer

...influential government task force's advice.In new guidelines out Tuesday, scanned should be considered.The advice is for women at average risk for breast...scans around age 40 on her doctor's advice. Her mother had breast cancer, so have...
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My Turn: Your opportunity to address trapping rules

...Game regulation booklet for trapping, page 6, contains this advice: Act responsibly as a trapper and conservationist by trapping...statewide regulations and enforcement, rather than suggested advice. It offers increased safety for people, pets and domestic...
Pro-Walker group accused of 'sanitizing' campaign contributions

...corporation for the Glennallen area.In October, Davis told the Anchorage Daily News that Your Future Alaska sought legal advice and followed state and federal law. Any ambiguity in the process can be attributed to the Citizens United decision in 2010...
Women's legal rights handbook gets update, publishes online

...Alaska Women's Legal Rights handbook can now be accessed online and offers victims of domestic violence or sexual assault advice on how to leave a violent relationship.A new version of the handbook, which was first published more than 30 years ago...
Don't get drunk: advice college kids may not get from docs

...month said doctors had advised them to cut down or stop. That advice was slightly less common for college students who were frequent...about their drinking habits. Even so, physicians' lack of advice may send a message that heavy drinking is OK, Hingson said...
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Hello policy fights, bye budget goodwill a Labor Department rule that would require brokers giving advice on retirement accounts to act in their clients' best interests...Democrats are interested in attacking the new rule on retirement advice, which could make it part of the spending bill.And even though...
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Slack Tide: Are we there yet?'s destiny. You also decide whether or not to stop for donuts (a key bargaining chip). And you choose the music. Word of advice: A good captain makes the crew happy, so every once in a while cue up some Katy Perry. Nothing quashes a backseat mutiny...
Haitians mark Voodoo day of the dead

...tombs to quietly remember dead relatives and ask spirits to grant favors or provide guidance. One man paid a soothsayer for advice on how to increase his chances at winning bets at Haitian outlets that play on New York State Lottery numbers.Vendors who...
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Path to Prosperity honored for inspiring businesses

...three-day intensive helps semifinalists prepare their business plans for the final round of judging. The camp offers professional advice from a wide array of academics, business owners and consultants in fields such as marketing, accounting and financial decision-making...


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