Nonprofit works to replace Kodiak's Madsen Bear statue

...The Madsen Bear welcomes people to the Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center."Of course, just sunlight would do it, but wind and rain, salt, so the actual statue itself is cracking," Chervenak told KMXT-FM. "There's been some...
Man gets 25 years for near-fatal stabbing

...side effect of the medication can be anger or violent behavior, she said."Mr. Williams is not saying that he didn't do it, but I think that helps to shed some light on why we're here today," she said.When given a chance to speak, Williams...
With Olympic boycott ruled out, Russians to admit some wrong

...a shot putter who competed at the 2012 Olympics. "Not only we, if it's proved, are using doping. Other countries do it as well. Why aren't they disqualified?"As former European 400-meter relay champion Ksenia Aksyonova trained, her...
Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...the organization's leaders on significant people to work with, but refused to speak on their behalf."He wanted us to do it ourselves," Lund said. "Which I thought was a good thing."Lund's first test was speaking before the Indian committee...
Syrian refugee policy takes focus in US 2016 politics

...always been a country that's been willing to accept people who have been displaced. And I would be open to that if it can do it in a way that allows us to ensure that among them are not infiltrated, people who are part of a terrorist organization...
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Kubiak benches Manning for Bears game

...Peyton is still our guy. He's one of the best ever to do it. He's been extremely supportive of me ever since Day for this football team," Kubiak said. "And he would do it again this week, too. I can tell you that. ... but I...
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New ferries on schedule, on budget ocean-going ferry. "As far as the Tustumena's concerned, we had $10 million to design, and we'll be able to do it with six," Falvey said.A final design is expected to be complete no later than the end of January, and then the ferry...
The Shulas enjoy another brush with perfection

...per game."That quarterback is pretty good," Don Shula said of Cam Newton. "He's big - 6-5, 250 - and he can do it all. He's something with the way he is so versatile and so talented."Dad says it's too early to truly consider Carolina's...
Trump touts program with dark history

...Trump indicated he would take a similar approach. "You're going to have a deportation force, and you're going to do it humanely," he said.Critics of the program say the conditions for those the agents apprehended were anything but humane...
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For schools, cities can't do it alone

...have voted to increase education funding in light of the gap created by the state legislature. Cities and boroughs can't do it alone, however. The Legislature should fulfill its commitments, since education is both a constitutional duty and, as...


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