US trained Alaskans as 'stay-behind agents'

...crash on Montague Island in Prince William Sound in May 1955 at age 45. FBI records say he spent 12 days in Washington D.C., in June-July 1951 undergoing a range of specialized training, including in the use of parachutes.The agents also...
Register for Poetry Out Loud by Oct. 15

...competition, and ultimately to the National Finals in Washington, D.C. The winner of the Alaska State Poetry Out Loud finals will...chaperone) to compete in the National Finals in Washington, D.C. The Poetry Out Loud National Finals will bestow a total...
Washington state lauded for cautious approach to pot sales

...That's the gist of a study released Monday by the Brookings Institution, a center-left research center in Washington, D.C., that's been busy tracking marijuana developments in both states.While Colorado is justifiably garnering headlines...
Real World Design Challenge registration is open for 2014-2015

...copies of PTC Creo CAD software. The winning team in each state will receive an all expenses paid trip to Washington, D.C. This year's challenge will be focused on the design and implementation of an umanned aircraft system to support precision...
Embattled Sen. Begich's secret weapon: Alaska

...days as a property manager, when he would show up at all hours to fix leaky toilets."Let's not get caught up in the D.C. trap of Democrats versus Republicans," he said in an interview. "When you're in Alaska it's about what's important...
Hunters' fight to bring polar bear trophies home

...With such a growing cast of characters, the case was consolidated and moved to U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., in 2011.Hershey, Kreider and SCI argued that one part of the Marine Mammal Protection Act authorizes import of polar...
Alaska GOP candidates clash on immigration

...jumped into the fight, attacking Sullivan over his roughly seven-year absence from the state, when he was in Washington, D.C., working in the administration of President George W. Bush and serving with the military overseas.Republicans need...
Treadwell: Let Alaskans decide

...You get those three things behind you with Washington, D.C., and that's not the last word, that's the first word...want to bring those access decisions out of Washington, D.C. and into the states. That's a fundamental, visionary...
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My Turn: Maximum benefit to people or favored corporations?

...government, Parnell tries to cover his tracks with law and order rhetoric and dash of religiosity. Pioneered in Washington, D.C., the revolving door is so effective that entire agencies are captured by the industries they were chartered to regulate...
My Turn: Alaskans can't afford not to elect Mead Treadwell to the US Senate

...need Mead as someone who is conservative and won't just go along with the passive attitude of the Speaker of the House in D.C. Mead will work with others to tell Washington we don't want Obamacare, we don't want gun control and we don't want...


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