Big win for incumbents on Election Day

...clear winner. The room, fairly full with the candidate's supporters and volunteers, erupted in cheers. Munoz made an impromptu speech."Every single one of you has supported me in a wonderful way," she said to the crowd.She thanked supporters...
Senate candidates vie for veterans' votes

...can be stiff on the stump, Sullivan by all accounts comes to life when he visits American Legion and VFW posts - usually impromptu events that are closed to reporters. But Begich has also long been a fixture at veterans' halls and holds roundtables on...
My Turn: First hand experience with Parnell

...cares about honoring them. Whether it is taking a moment to visit with his staff and thank them for their work, or taking an impromptu photo with a group of kids who came by just to see if he was available. He is quick to forgive my mistakes, and is not too...
Alaska's same-sex marriage ban is overturned

...their groceries."It feels amazing," Marguerite said in the Imperial Bar, where the Juneau couple met with friends for an impromptu celebration Sunday afternoon. "There aren't enough exclamatory words to describe it."The Juneau office of the Bureau...
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...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down (Sept. 22) down to excessive drinking. In the past week, we've seen assaults, a stabbing and an impromptu leap off a downtown dock - all largely attributable to drunkenness. If it's too much to ask folks to tone down their drinking...
All in a day's work:United Way of Southeast Alaska's Day of Caring 2014

...United Way volunteers, so we thought it would be nice to return the favor," Wolfe said. "And it wound up turning into an impromptu community event for our staff.""From the beginning, the idea was to raise awareness of community need and figure out...
Floor of Alaska Senate breaks out into oil tax debate

JUNEAU - The floor of the Alaska Senate broke into an impromptu debate over oil taxes Monday.Sen. Cathy Giessel sparked the discussion in a special order, which is when members speak on issues...
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All athletes, all styles challenge All-Comers track meet

...Some of Juneau's most talented, and younger, runners took to the track at Thunder Mountain High School for what was an impromptu community track and field meet."It was a lot of fun," Juneau-Douglas High School junior Riley Moser said. "It was...
Perseverance Theatre's ASTI program begins July 12

...comprehensive approach to voice training that can include, as needed, work on breathing, resonance, speech, dialects, impromptu speaking, text, singing, and voice with movement. Classes will be taught by visiting theater artists Anne Washburn, Leon...


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