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Principal rewards students by dressing like a unicorn, diving into Jell-O pool

FAIRBANKS - He came. He saw. He plunged into a pool of blue Jell-O.The principal of an Alaska elementary school Thursday kept a promise to students who met a reading goal by diving into a kiddie pool holding 140 gallons of gelatin, the Fairbanks...
Alaska Digest

...Shaya. The big cats will not make an appearance in Juneau. Low enrollment threatens schools funds HAINES - One Alaska elementary school has closed this year because it didn't have enough students to qualify for state funding, and another may...
Neighbors briefs

...Weyhrauch at 789-4725 or Linnea Osborned at 586-6152. No bologna about it Oscar Mayer wants to give one Alaska elementary school's music department $10,000. Students enrolled in kindergarten through fifth grade are eligible to participate...
UAS Sitka offers teacher workshop to get kids excited about science

...goal is to increase science literacy and build a workforce of marine and aquaculture professionals from within Alaska.Elementary school teachers will learn how to inspire kids to think about science in new ways, and they will learn ways to make...
Wrong man stopped in Alaska school lockdown

FAIRBANKS - An armed man detained in the parking lot of an Alaska elementary school was not the man who triggered a lockdown last week. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner said the man held at Fort Wainwright's...
Shumway, Parkin to wed

Crystal Yvette Shumway, of Utah, and James William Parkin V, of Angoon, will marry Dec. 4, 2009, at the Angoon Alaska Elementary School. Friends and family are invited to the ceremony and reception, which will immediately follow.


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