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Pluto just 4 weeks, 20M miles away for spacecraft

...CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is at Pluto's doorstep...weeks from Tuesday - on July 14 - New Horizons will make its closest approach...full-fledged planet.As of Tuesday, New Horizons was just over 20 million miles...
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...about Pluto, Eris and other dwarf planets at the edge of the solar system. The upcoming encounter with Pluto by the New Horizon spacecraft will be highlighted. Free. Preceded by the stars tonight on the Spitz starball projector. SOUTHEAST HIGHLIGHTSUsing...
Sitka Big Sister named Alaska Big Sister of the Year

...and communicator and is truly one of the most important consistent adults in her Little's life." She has opened new horizons for her Little, and their activities are not only fun, but also focus on volunteering and giving back to the community...
New nonfiction DVDs the kids at home, school, and tournaments, and see the role this most famous of strategy games plays in opening new horizons and opportunities in their lives, and how easily things could come crashing down. "Revisionaries" Here's an inside...
Fairbanks' Whitaker opts out of 2004 House race

...even if he loses the mayoral election. The next election for representatives is in 2004. Whitaker, 52, owns the New Horizons art gallery and Arctic Travelers gift shop in Fairbanks. He faces incumbent Rhonda Boyles in the October mayoral election...
Alaska Digest

...Coast Guard Lt. Jim Rosenberg, outgoing head of the Vessel Traffic Center. This summer a Coast Guard contractor, New Horizons Telecom Inc. of Palmer, installed cameras on communications towers at four remote sites around Prince William Sound...
Forrest and Hatcher to wed

...Miss., will be married at 3 p.m. on Feb. 18 at New Horizon Church in Jackson, Miss. A reception will follow at the New Horizon Family Life Center. The bride is the daughter of James...
Spring break: Senegal

...seeing as my living situation doesn't permit me to experience any of that, I spent my 2013 spring vacation discovering new horizons in the exotically pleasing West African nation of Senegal!SUBLIME SENEGALSenegal has long been a country I've wanted...
Dirk Henry Dykstra Sr.

...wilderness related: hunting, fishing and spending time in his makers' wonderland. It was this pioneering spirit for new horizons that spurred his wanderlust to relocate to an emerging state and explore its back roads and byways. He never lost the...
Visitor, tax figures show Fairbanks tourism down

...according to Worrell, is that those who are visiting the state aren't spending like they once did. Jinx Whitaker of the New Horizons Gallery agrees with that assessment, saying fewer high rollers are heading into Fairbanks. "There's fewer people...


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