My Turn: Competing religions at Christmas

...received last week. GCI sent one telling their customers that as long we bring them new business, we can still earn Alaska Airline miles regardless of whether we've been "naughty or nice. Where's Christmas in these messages? It may be missing for...
Pure Sole: Not your grandma's jump shot

...traveling 2,500 miles to Anchorage this weekend for the Seawolf Hoops Classic at the Alaska Airlines Center.Die-hard fans are just an Alaska Airlines flight away from seeing the familiar Crimson Bears player, albeit a much improved one.Former...
Air fares don't follow falling oil prices

Hopeful airline passengers are as likely to...times of the year," Alaska Airlines representative Halley Knigge...Because of the demand, airline tickets cost more on peak travel days. This helps airlines protect travelers who need...
Police & Fire for Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014

...he was taken to BRH.? At 2:02 p.m. Tuesday, CCFR responded to a fuel spill on Shell Simmons Drive. Upon arrival, airline staff had laid absorbent pads, booms and absorbent material on approximately 10 gallons of fuel. No assistance needed...
'Placeholder' state budget includes $17M in UA cuts

...striking estimated operating cost allocations for new University of Alaska Fairbanks and Anchorage buildings, such as the Alaska Airlines Center.He also proposed eliminating many of the system's "high-demand program requests," such as additional funding...
My Turn: Smoking on campus a safety issue

...students for success on and off its campus. Many of the state's major employers won't hire smokers, including Alaska Airlines and Providence Hospital. Vigor Industries, the shipyard in Ketchikan, will not allow smoking anywhere on its 17-acre campus...
Alaska Airlines pledges $1M to for STEM education in rural Alaska

...three-year, $1 million grant from Alaska Airlines will help transport Alaska students in...Alaska," said Marilyn Romano, Alaska Airlines' regional vice president for Alaska...the largest financial donations Alaska Airlines has made in the state in its more than...
Yakutat cancels boys basketball season's too far for small-plane service. "Flying on Alaska Airlines can be pretty expensive. They didn't want to make all the...why they did it," said Jackson, who also works for Alaska Airlines.Gray was unable to be reached by phone or email by press...
If you're headed to Inauguration Day ceremonies, here's what you need to know

...KTOO-FM that more than a quarter of those seats have been reserved for invited guests. To meet inauguration demand, Alaska Airlines added an extra Anchorage-Juneau flight today.If the Centennial Hall ballroom fills up, another 230 overflow seats will...
State | Local
Plane struck by lightning flies safely to Juneau

The 145 passengers aboard an Alaska Airlines 737 traveling from Sitka to Juneau Anchorage, a spokesperson for the airline said."Our airplanes are designed continued to fly safely," Alaska Airlines spokeswoman Halley Knigge said by phone...


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