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Melting the Ice Curtain, Pt. 1

...February 1989, a dog sled bearing red nylon webbing emblazoned with "DuPont Thermax" was hauled into Anchorage's Egan Convention Center.The reason for the garish promotion was a lesson in "adventure diplomacy," Paul Schurke told a group of assembled...
Hope for Knowles' summit?

...said: "I think, on this issue, people try not to lose hope." Forty-two Alaska leaders will gather at the Egan Convention Center to ponder a legal, social and political issue that has been intractable for the past 12 years: How can the state...
Feds hold suicide prevention hearing

...among Alaska Natives. The "listening session" is scheduled for 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday at the downtown Egan Convention Center. The event is among 10 hearings taking place across the country through Feb. 10 to address disproportionate...
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One-night sendoff at the Sidney Lawrence Auditorium during the Alaska Federation of Natives conference, one block away at the Egan Convention Center. The tour was scheduled to coincide with the conference. "We plan on having a strong presence at the Native...
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Anchorage welcomes AFN delegates

...500 delegates, will pump more than $3.3 million into local businesses, she said. Both events are at the Egan Convention Center. "It's the 'Big One' for the Anchorage convention industry," said Jim Henderson, the bureau's vice...
Girl Scouts honored

...Ceremony recognized the Girl Scout Rehabilitation Station Program Team on Feb. 5, 2002, in a ceremony at the Egan Convention Center in Anchorage. William T. Hogarth, Assistant Administrator for Fisheries at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric...
State and local briefly

...government agencies and private entities, will present an award today at the Alaska Forum on the Environment at the Egan Convention Center in Anchorage. ``The Alaska Regional Implementation Team has become an effective multi-agency working group...
Knowles gets tepid reception from AFN

...Convention. In his speech, Knowles focused on the "urban-rural divide," and told a packed ballroom at the Egan Convention Center in downtown Anchorage that the state's appeal of the Katie John decision had created a "painful dilemma" for...
'King of the Ring' boxing showdown is tonight

...Statewide Invitational at Centennial Hall. A similar event in Anchorage - Thursday Night Fights - runs weekly at the Egan Convention Center. Fagg said the event is very popular. ``They run it weekly, but Juneau's not like Anchorage,'' Fagg...
Palin upsets Murkowski

...look encouraging and at the same time very humbling," said Palin, on the phone from Election Central at the Egan Convention Center in Anchorage, where all GOP candidates gathered Tuesday night. Democratic candidate and former Gov. Tony Knowles...


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