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...
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)
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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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
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...
State | AK legislature
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...
Photos: One good use for the cold

Skaters crowded Twin Lakes on Sunday. Clear skies and clear ice brought crowds of skaters to impromptu rinks on area lakes.


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