Compromise or 'coercion'?

...D-Fairbanks."A compromise isn't... 'here's what your compromise is,'" he said.House majority leadership held an impromptu news conference shortly after the proposal was presented in House Finance. Majority leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage...
Conservatives surprisingly strong in UK election

...Wales, and that Labour had lost much of its support in Scotland to the SNP.The carefully stage-managed campaign lacked impromptu drama, but many voters felt that the stakes were high in an election that shattered the dominance of the two major parties...
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Pure Sole: My mother and lupine

...vessels and became a town tradition.When the captain of the Princess Patricia was on his retirement voyage, he made an impromptu docking at Petersburg Fisheries and came out to our house to deliver a set of the ship's china to my mother.My mother...
Thousands rally for Gray; protests get rowdy the Boston Red Sox on Saturday evening.At a downtown intersection, a dozen marchers laid down in the street during an impromptu "die-in."Wearing a sign around his neck that said "I am Freddie Gray," 33-year-old Dante Acree joined thousands...
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Impromptu karaoke party almost breaks out at Sweetheart's Relay

...Juneau's Southeast Road Runners held their first race of the season, the Sweetheart's Relay, in Douglas on Saturday, and an impromptu karaoke party nearly broke out. The short, early-season relay race was a low-key beginning to a race calendar that intensifies...
Photos: Dancing into the New Year

...Year's Eve dance is a tradition for Juneau Contradancers, and this year's event was accompanied with music by "Impromptu," a group of musicians that also included Odette Edgar, Anne Fuller and John Church. (James Brooks photo)
What's happening this week

...Dance, 7:30-11 p.m., Saturday, March 21, St. Ann's Parish Hall, 5th and Gold downtown. With live music by Impromptu. Caller Odette Edgar will teach and call contra dances. No experience or partners are necessary. Tickets at the door...
Klukwan tips Filco 87-68 to open bracket

...Jesse Ross two.Gabe Duckworth added 19 points for Metlakatla, Anthony Gogert 14, Jay Booth six and Chris Mowers four.An impromptu three-point contest between Metlakatla's Henderson and Kake's roster finished in Metlakatla's favor, giving the southern...
Sports | Gold Medal
Alaska Folk Fest: Little poster a big deal

...Hanson, who is in charge of finding the artist to create the poster, said it pulled her in - and summed up exactly what the impromptu side of Folk Fest is all about."It really feels like people are packed into a little space, which is kind of how a lot...
Local | Art
After 20 years, ferry bartender has last hurrah Cheney."He said he looked on the television news one day and "lo and behold, there he was."He's also been the impromptu MC for many a live ferry concert. He's encouraged musicians to unpack their instruments - whatever they are - and perform...


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