"King of Fish" Book Drop lands in Petersburg

...communities along the Copper River Drainage and Y-K delta. Previous book drops have happened in Kodiak, Homer, Fairbanks, Palmer and Juneau."Our hope is that this book will encourage Alaskans to not only see salmon with fresh eyes, but teach them something...
Report criticizes Palmer inmate's punishment in segregation

ANCHORAGE - An Alaska Office of the Ombudsman report criticized how a Palmer Correctional Center inmate was punished.The report by Ombudsman Linda Lord-Jenkins said the state Department of Corrections...
My Turn: Cheer 'Out Loud' for poetry

...Frank A. Degnan High School in Unalakleet? Maeva Ordaz , West Anchorage High School? Juliana Smit, Colony High School in Palmer? Alexandra Dawn Weber, Skagway SchoolWhile it is exciting to see the names and hometowns of the statewide finalists, this...
Three things to watch

...Monday that would exempt teachers from jury duty during the school term. In his sponsor statement, Rep. Jim Colver, R-Palmer, called it a straightforward proposal to try to keep teachers in the classroom. An education bill passed during the last session...
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Bicknell spurns CBJ land swap get it done."CBJ attorney Robert Palmer said after the meeting that Spike Bicknell...believed the appraisal was flawed," Palmer said.The Empire could not reach Spike...considered the land to be worth, according to Palmer.Palmer said the appraisal was based...
My Turn: A unique approach to housing pioneers

...Brideen Crawford Milner, was well cared for by staffs at the Palmer and Anchorage homes. Mom died surrounded by family after a...operations, maintenance and facilities in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Palmer, Juneau, Sitka and Ketchikan for the next 25 years. I presented...
Juneau sandlot player 'mining' baseballs in the valley

...has accepted a position as the pitching coach for the Alaska Baseball League's Mat-Su Miners beginning this summer in Palmer."I am really excited," Greely said via cell phone on Tuesday after the AWC Matadors had beaten South Mountain in two 1-run...
Ferry system budget slashed in committee

...budget moving forward," he said after the meeting.The other members of the subcommittee are Reps. Shelley Hughes, R-Palmer; Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski; Neal Foster, D-Nome; Liz Vazquez, R-Anchorage; and Dan Ortiz, I-Ketchikan. All...
State | AK legislature
Thunder Mountain basketball seniors

...level. #20 RJ MARKOVICHPosition : 5'11" guard. Birthdate : 08/21/1996.Favorite team memory : Ordering a pizza in Palmer.Favorite season game : Scoring the first basket in our first five games.Favorite Blasco quote : 'I wish I had hair that...
JDHS hockey team battles Palmer

...a home ice series against the visiting Palmer Moose at Treadwell Arena, winning 5-3...with 14:17 left in the second period. Palmer's Nathaniel Savel answered at the 6...remaining (assist Cole Cheeseman) and Palmer's Chris Dojka tied it at the 3:10...


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