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School vouchers move step closer to ballot box

...or any other grounds, but private schools are not under that same standard, she added.For Anchorage resident Elizabeth Manning, the issue comes down to ensuring equality in the Last Frontier."It makes no sense why we would siphon public...
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...Biologists track, study urban moose habits State officials trying to learn how moose live, roam, rut in city By ELIZABETH MANNING Anchorage Daily News ANCHORAGE -- Moose No. 6 wasn't cooperating. A loud steady click from a radio receiver...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Preliminary study shows bells may not ward off bears No bruins seemed to take notice of ringing, researcher says By ELIZABETH MANNING ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS ANCHORAGE -- For years, conventional wisdom has advised people to make noise to avoid dangerous...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...detective finds brown bears are top moose killer Discovery calls into question plan to control wolves, black bears By ELIZABETH MANNING ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS McGRATH - Like a detective working a crime scene, state Fish and Game biologist Toby Boudreau...
Cold War outpost in Gulf of Alaska becomes bird sanctuary

...better than ones that weren't fed. Alaska seabird: The black-legged kittiwake typically nests on cliff ledges. ELIZABETH MANNING / THE ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS The result? Hatch and his co-researchers have built a thriving seabird colony. Each...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...of Alaska becomes bird sanctuary Abandoned military tower gives seabirds a nursery and scientists a laboratory By ELIZABETH MANNING THE ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS MIDDLETON ISLAND, Alaska - On this lonely, flat island 160 miles from Anchorage in the...
Deep freezers

...temperatures as low as minus 70 F (minus 60 C) without fatally rupturing cell walls, and the larvae can go even lower. Elizabeth Manning is an outdoor writer and an educator with the division of Wildlife Conservation at the Alaska Department of Fish...
Anchorage homes to get bear-resistant trash cans

...but additional charges would be covered. "We've never done something like this in Anchorage before," said Elizabeth Manning, wildlife education and outreach specialist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. "The basic purpose of...


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