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Pioneering woman in politics reflects room of her beach-facing condo on Douglas, Smith began her telling of a decades-long political career as a desk clerk at the Golden Nugget Hotel in Fairbanks, which had Thursday night poker games. "There was a guy running for governor...
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Caught in the Caucasus

...than Spam, worse than tuna). The desire for close personal attention wasn't just a quirk of my host. The hotel desk clerk insisted breakfast be delivered to my room at a time of my choosing, despite my preference for hitting their buffet...
State briefs

...likely died of natural causes. Spc. Jacob Douglas of Tallahassee, Fla., was found in his barracks. Douglas was a desk clerk assigned to the 28th Military Police Detachment at the post near Fairbanks. Post spokeswoman Linda Douglass said Wednesday...
Cleanup begins after devastating fire

...Hall on Sunday evening. The hotel opened Monday morning. "Everything was rolling nicely except the smell," said desk clerk Richard Van Trump. About 67 people stayed at Centennial Hall. "This was the most people we have sheltered overnight...
Fire forces about 50 out of the Alaskan bar

...spreading to the wooden beam inside the casement. Weldon said damage estimates were not available. Chris Enleaux, a desk clerk at the Alaskan who was at the scene, said smoke quickly filled the hotel from the basement to the third floor as people...
What it took to get the scoop on Saddam out to our readers

...had gotten the story few other papers had. As I returned to my room at The Prospector Hotel at 8 Sunday morning, the desk clerk had already taped one of the Extras to the wall behind the front counter. Seeing that, I couldn't have been more...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...City Manager Donna Pierce said. The committee supported adding three part-time park maintenance positions, front desk clerks at the swimming pool, an information systems specialist and an emergency services manager to develop and update the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...pocket while they were at his mother's house Sunday evening. She said the suspect was now at a local motel, but the desk clerk would not divulge his room number. The responding officer discovered that the money in question was part of a civil...
Murphy and Heckman to wed

...The bride is the daughter of Ev Ruhnke and Deb Ruhnke. A graduate of Iowa Central Community College, she is a front desk clerk for a Juneau Hotel. The groom is the son of Mark Heckman and Jon and Barb Cory. A graduate of ICCC, he is a freezer...
Smoking ban has hurt elsewhere of your past letter writers who questioned whether these folks even go to bars now or if they would begin to patronize our bars in the event of such a ban. Richard John "Tiny" Van Trump II Doorman/desk clerk, Alaskan Hotel and Bar


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