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Embattled Sen. Begich's secret weapon: Alaska

...father's death. Nick Begich was Alaska's lone congressman when the plane carrying him and House Majority Leader Hale Boggs, D-La., vanished en route to Juneau in 1972. Mark was 10.Looking back, stories he heard about his dad - later...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-21/embattled-sen-begichs-secret-weapon-ala
State
TV show looks at Begich crash

...plane carrying U.S. Rep. Nick Begich, an Alaska Democrat, Begich aide Russell Brown, U.S. House Majority Leader Hale Boggs, a Louisiana Democrat, and pilot Don Jonz. The four men were traveling from Anchorage to Juneau when their small charter...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062601/Loc_Begich.html
Local
This Day in History

...in Alaska began after the disappearance of a chartered Cessna 310 carrying Rep. Nick Begich and House Majority Leader Hale Boggs. The plane was en route from Anchorage to Juneau. In 1974, a 489-foot barge carrying 13,800 tons of fertilizer...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101607/sta_20071016013.shtml
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This Day in History

...Alaska began after the disappearance of a chartered Cessna 310, carrying Rep. Nick Begich and House Majority Leader Hale Boggs. The plane was enroute from Anchorage to Juneau. In 1974, a 489-foot barge, carrying 13,800 tons of fertilizer...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101606/sta_20061016007.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...plane carrying U.S. Rep. Nick Begich, an Alaska Democrat, Begich aide Russell Brown, U.S. House Majority Leader Hale Boggs, a Louisiana Democrat, and pilot Don Jonz. The four men were traveling from Anchorage to Juneau when their small charter...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062601/Loc_Begich.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...three times. He is the son of former Alaska Congressman Nick Begich, a Democrat who vanished with U.S. House Speaker Hale Boggs in an Alaska plane crash in 1972. If elected, Wuerch said he would reduce the size and cost of municipal government...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040500/Loc_mayor.shtml
My Turn: Juneau viewed as an also-ran

...Representative, and that he would disappear a few years later on a campaign flight from Anchorage to Juneau with House Speaker Hale Boggs. From the perspective of a kid just out of high school, Nick was just a regular guy - with some funny idiosyncrasies...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070803/opi_myturn.shtml
Opinion
Benson leads Dems in House election

...1970 to 1973. Young won his first term in the U.S. House in 1973, filling a vacancy left by the death of Democratic Rep. Nick Begich, who was killed in plane crash over Alaska with then-House Majority Leader Hale Boggs of Louisiana.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082306/sta_20060823025.shtml
News
The Search for Papa Pilgrim: Hunt for fugitive a challenge

...father of Anchorage Mayor Mark Begich, presumedly died in a plane crash with then-U.S. House Majority Leader Hale Boggs, D-La., in October 1972 on a flight from Anchorage to Juneau. No evidence of their plane was ever found. If authorities...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092905/sta_20050929012.shtml
News
Former Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens dies in plane crash

...Alaska's only congressman in 1972, was killed when his plane disappeared over Alaska with then-House Majority Leader Hale Boggs of Louisiana.The Stevens crash is the latest in a long line of aviation accidents to claim political figures over the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081010/sta_693151505.shtml
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