Michael W Millar he would call home for the rest of his life. Upon retiring from the State of Alaska/DOTPF in 1987, he was able to focus full-time on his favorite activities including charter fishing, hunting and traveling.Not known to sit still for any length...
Fireside talk: Alexander Archipelago Wolves

...characteristics that differentiate Alexander Archipelago wolves from other populations."One difference is that some wolves focus on salmon spawning streams, as fish can be easier to catch than deer."It is easier for a wolf to find food on the islands...
MIT economist: Kick the oil habit

...that Alaska can't control prices, so at times of low oil prices worldwide, the state suffers.Stern recommended Alaska focus on industries in which it can be a leader on a national or international scale, industries in which Alaska has a unique advantage...
Plan to allow Shell oil drilling fleet in Seattle draws ire

...Alaska, said in an email Wednesday that the company doesn't comment on potential or pending commercial arrangements. Its focus remains on a potential future drilling program in the Chukchi Sea, he said."For that to materialize, we need to see progress...
Student chefs whisk away to culinary competition

...for the statewide invitational every week for two months under Uddipa and their culinary teacher Patrick Roach. Lizarde will focus on the raw scallop appetizer and Davies-Brown will construct the tower dessert. Both Honsinger and Bolanos, who competed...
Legislature begins session; expected to focus on budget

JUNEAU - The Alaska Legislature convened Tuesday for a session expected to focus heavily on the state's budget deficit, a shortfall that has been made worse by falling oil prices.The mood on the opening...
Innovation Summit opens today

...director Brian Holst told the Empire in previous report. The cluster initiative begins at 8:30 a.m. and is one of the key focuses of the summit, though Holst said there will be something there for everyone. Holst explains the clusters as naturally occurring...
JDHS Theatre opens 'Xanadu'

...influenced not only by the 1980 Xanadu film, but also by the 1981 fantasy film "Clash of the Titans." The stage musical focuses more on the Greek mythology, with parody references to the original film.The musical, which opened on Broadway in 2007...
New version of pot bill scrapped

...said.Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer, introduced a bill that would delay regulating marijuana concentrates so the state can focus on developing regulations for legal marijuana and commercial marijuana businesses (HB59).The next hearing of SB30 (and...
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Seahawks' Sherman doubts any punishment ahead for Patriots

...New York Jets coaches' signals. New England lost to the New York Giants in that Super Bowl.For many of the Seahawks, the focus on football deflation is a non-topic. Quarterback Russell Wilson brushed aside questions about the subject the way he escapes...
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