Sjostrom, Hosszu set world marks at swim games

...Hungary erased a world mark from the high-tech suit era to claim the 200 individual medley.Earlier Monday, American teenager Katie Ledecky bettered her own world record in the 1,500 freestyle preliminaries.Four world records set in the first two days...
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Today In Sports History for Aug. 3 medal. Missy Franklin sets a world record in the 200 backstroke for the 17-year-old's third gold in London.2013 - Katie Ledecky wraps up a brilliant performance at the world swimming championships with her fourth gold medal and second world record...
Photo: Teaching teachers

Teachers Katrina Hotch of Juneau, left, Katie Basile of Bethel, and Donna Breeden of Palmer react as Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott watches a stop motion animation video the teachers...
Camp directors thank Juneau community

...Lynch and Bates families for transporting and housing over one dozen out-of-town campers.Jesse Miller, Andre Bunton, Katie Krehlik, Dylan Anthony, Martina Miller and Heidi Hall provided guidance and mentorship as camp counselors. Lesley Kalbrener...
State officials returning seal fur vests after controversy

...the vests at a February 16 conference of the Alaska Federation of Natives in Kotzebue, according to Walker's spokeswoman Katie Marquette.They were presented as a gift from the whaling captains association of the 4,400-person city of Barrow and said...
Today In Sports History for July 30

...swimming medal by holding off a late charge from world champion Rebecca Soni of the United States in the 100 breaststroke.2013 - Katie Ledecky crushes the world record in the 1,500 freestyle for her second gold medal at the world swimming championships in Barcelona...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for July 27, 2015

...shame that something wasn't done sooner.Thumbs up to friends. Last week, the Empire said farewell to hardworking reporters Katie Moritz and Melissa Griffiths. Moritz is moving to Minneapolis and a new job at a public TV station there. Griffiths has joined...
Replacement for No Child Left Behind passes U.S. Senate

Legislation that would replace many components of 2001's controversial No Child Left Behind Act handily passed the U.S. Senate last week with both Alaska senators voting in favor of the bill.
Troopers name plane crash victims

...800-789-9464, according to the statement. This is a developing story. Please check back later for updates.? Contact reporter Katie Moritz at 523-2294 or at Follow her on Twitter @katecmoritz.
Medicaid expanded in Alaska

...Legislature to get involved."Rep. Cathy Munoz, R-Juneau, was not available for comment by press time.? Contact reporter Katie Moritz at 523-2294 or at Follow her on Twitter @katecmoritz.


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