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...
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...
'Placeholder' state budget includes $17M in UA cuts

...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...
Air fares don't follow falling oil prices

...days between Thanksgiving and Christmas."Thanksgiving and Christmas are the busiest travel times of the year," Alaska Airlines representative Halley Knigge said. "Because of the demand, airline tickets cost more on peak travel days. This...
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...
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...
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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...they did it," said Jackson, who also works for Alaska Airlines.Gray was unable to be reached by phone or email...
Photo: Selfie

...45 a.m. in Anchorage's Alaska Airlines Center Auxiliary Gym. The winner...4 p.m. on Saturday on the Alaska Airlines Center Championship at 3 and 5 p.m. on the Alaska Airlines Center Competition Court. The...
Plane struck by lightning flies safely to Juneau

The 145 passengers aboard an Alaska Airlines 737 traveling from Sitka to Juneau on Tuesday night...was what enabled them to continued to fly safely," Alaska Airlines spokeswoman Halley Knigge said by phone from Seattle...
Palmer ends Juneau-Douglas' state run

...volleyball tournament on Friday, losing its second match in as many days at the new University of Alaska Anchorage Alaska Airlines Center courts. The Crimson Bears' final game this season was a loss to the Palmer Moose 25-17, 25-21, 25-15...


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