Alaska Senate reverses some cuts to University of Alaska system

...Senate so far has made an overall reduction to the House's budget. Eleven subcommittees cut deeper than the House. Four simply OK'd the House's version. Two besides the UA subcommittee added back: Sen. Click Bishop, R-Fairbanks, former Department...
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Sports On TV for Sunday, March 29

...LakeWOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL8 a.m., ESPN - NCAA Tournament, regional final, South Carolina vs. Florida St., at Greensboro, N.C.4:30 p.m., ESPN - NCAA Tournament, regional final, Baylor vs. Notre Dame, at Oklahoma City
FAA, Anchorage police investigate drone complaints

...concerning drones must be addressed at the state and local level.Bailey said the calls to police apparently helped. The drone was spotted Wednesday, but not close to children."As long as he stays high in the sky, I'm OK with him," she said.
Today In Sports History for Wednesday, March 25

...Horton Smith wins the first Masters, beating Craig Wood by one stroke.1947 - Holy Cross, led by George Kaftan, defeats Oklahoma 58-47 in the NCAA basketball championship.1958 - Sugar Ray Robinson regains the middleweight title for a record fifth time...
Symphony conductor candidate #3 to lead concerts

...signed up for the course by his advisor. The maestro demanded a performance on the spot."He made me play and then he said 'OK, you can stay.'" Briggs Roberts said. "That's how it started."Over the course of the next several years, Briggs Roberts...
Alaska village pulls out of lawsuit that stalled drilling

...environmental review and affirming the lease sale.Affirmation by Jewell would allow formal review of Shell's new exploratory drilling plan. The oil giant has not said whether it will drill in the Chukchi in 2015 if it receives the federal OK.
Today In Sports History for Thursday, March 26

...of the National Invitation Tournament.1946 - Hank Iba's Oklahoma A&M Aggies beat North Carolina 43-40 for their second straight...1949 - Alex Groza leads Kentucky to a 46-36 victory over Oklahoma State for the NCAA championship.1952 - Kansas' Clyde Lovelette...
Today In Sports History for Friday, March 27

...Square Garden to retain his world heavyweight title.1945 - Oklahoma A&M defeats New York University 49-45 for the NCAA basketball...Stanford capture its first NIT title with a 78-72 victory over Oklahoma.1994 - Donna Andrews sinks a 6-foot birdie putt on the...
Sports On TV for Wednesday, March 25

...ESPN2 - NIT, quarterfinal, Louisiana Tech at TempleNBA BASKETBALL3 p.m., ESPN - Chicago at Toronto5:30 p.m., ESPN - Oklahoma City at San AntonioNHL HOCKEY4 p.m., NBCSN - Chicago at PhiladelphiaSOCCER11 a.m., ESPN - Men's national teams...
Sports On TV for Friday, March 27

...regional semifinal, Michigan St. vs. Oklahoma, at Syracuse, N.Y.MEN'S COLLEGE...regional semifinal, Iowa vs. Baylor, at Oklahoma City5:30 p.m., ESPN - NCAA Tournament...semifinal, Stanford vs. Notre Dame, at Oklahoma City


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