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Clock stopped on daylight saving time repeal - for now

...legislation believe it will harm commerce in the state by pushing Alaska further from the population and business hub of the East Coast.Southeast lawmakers have denounced the bill, saying a change in daylight will impact summer tourism in the region...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-09/clock-stopped-daylight-saving-time-repe
State | AK legislature
Gambling problems lead to Canton House shutdown

...when he went to pick up his paycheck Tuesday, it wasn't there. The problem was he had an 8 p.m. flight to the East Coast for a new job opportunity. He feared he wouldn't be paid before he left. Threats were made and the police were called...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-02/gambling-problems-lead-canton-house-shu
Local
Alaska Editorial: Bill to kill daylight saving time would have negative impact

...because of daylight time would only increase. Several months of the year, Alaska would be five hours earlier than the East coast rather than four, and the time difference between Alaska and the Pacific time zone would ricochet back and forth between...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-04-07/alaska-editorial-bill-kill-daylight-s
Opinion
Juneau girls in tune on Ketchikan pitch

...defensively and from there we were able to start the attack from her ability to stop the ball. She transferred here from the east coast. It is great for a kid new to the program to come in and fit in and help us walk out with two wins from Ketchikan...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-04-05/juneau-girls-tune-ketchikan-pitch
Sports
Kaelke helps Team Alaska earn silver

...Shamrocks later in the day to earn the championship game.In the Monday final, Alaska lost 2-1 to the Massachusetts East Coast Wizards. Team Alaska was a collection of players from the Anchorage area and Fairbanks. Jaden Trboyevich scored Alaska's...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-04-01/kaelke-helps-team-alaska-earn-silver
Sports
Riders enjoy new skate ramps at Kodiak park

...he said he helped build the original skate park 16 years ago. When he returned to Kodiak after spending time on the East Coast, the park wasn't what he remembered it to be. Several pieces had been removed and not fixed, leaving the skate park...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-03-29/riders-enjoy-new-skate-ramps-kodiak
Neighbors
Permanent Fund Corporation not immune to DST impact

...firms."Outsourcing work to the East Coast would cost the state an estimated...with the federal government on the East Coast - although the change would probably...when employees in Alaska and on the East Coast are in the office at the same time...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-22/permanent-fund-corporation-not-immune-d
State | AK legislature
Off and mushing

...Alaska's fairly warm and snowless winter was caused by the same weather pattern that repeatedly dumped snow on the East Coast. It has made for poor conditions south of the Alaska Range, especially in the area of the Dalzell Gorge, considered...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-03-10/and-mushing
Sports
Iditarod show goes on despite lack of snow in Anchorage

...competitive start of the race to Monday in Fairbanks. A stalled jet stream pushed Arctic air and snow into the Midwest and the East Coast, but kept Alaska fairly warm and dry this winter. But the ceremonial start, a chance for fans and mushers to meet...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-03-07/iditarod-show-goes-despite-lack-snow-a
Sports
Feds eye oil, gas drilling off East Coast, Alaska, Gulf

...offshore drilling along the U.S. East Coast from northern Virginia to the Georgia-Florida...proposes opening up a stretch of the East Coast in its latest five-year plan...dispersant - stuff we don't allow on the East Coast. Who knows what effects that is...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-18/feds-eye-oil-gas-drilling-east-coast-al
State

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