Local students vet state office candidates

...five students were chosen to ask pre-arranged questions, followed by an open inquiry portion.House candidates Republican Peter Dukowitz and Democrat Rep. Sam Kito III were present, along with Republican incumbent Rep. Cathy Munoz and incumbent Democratic...
Letter: I support Jonathan Kreiss-Tompkins

...integrity, an open ear and an open mind, winning the respect of his colleagues.I am sorry that reapportionment prevents me from having Jonathan as my representative, but I hope you will allow him to continue to serve Alaska.Peter GollHaines
Seahawks mum about Australian rugby star

RENTON, Wash. - Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said any player trying to make the transition from rugby to the NFL is in for a difficult challenge.Carroll was peppered...
Senator takes blame for absence from pamphlet absent from the state informational pamphlet sent to voters, but he's not blaming the Division of Elections.Republican Pete Kelly tells the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported he missed messages from the Elections Division for submitting a statement...
Franklin P. Johnson

...Johnson passed away Sept. 8, 2014. Franklin was born in 1938 to Peter and Sophie Johnson and raised in Angoon. In 1960 his family...Elias Johnson.Franklin was preceded in death by his parents, Peter and Sophie Johnson; and siblings, Fenton James, Ronald James...
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Alaska gay couples apply for marriage licenses

...seeking licenses to have their unions formally recognized. There is a three-day waiting period in Alaska.Christopher Ruff and Peter VanDyne plan to renew their vows as soon as they are allowed to do so Thursday."We want to make sure we get in the window...
Today in History

...age 74. Pro wrestler Lou Albano, 76, died in Westchester County, New York.One year ago: Americans Eugene Fama and Lars Peter Hansen of the University of Chicago and Robert Shiller of Yale University were named recipients of the Nobel prize in economics...
Begich: Senate race not about Obama

...opponents use to tie him to Obama are votes on matters like nominees for positions in the Obama administration.State GOP chairman Peter Goldberg said it's the job of the Republican party to get Republicans elected."And when they're facing a Democrat, in...
My Turn: It's time for trawlers to pay their fair share

...bycatch of these quintessentially Alaskan species of king salmon and halibut starts now.? Pete Wedin is the owner and operator with his wife Debra of Capt. Pete's Alaska operating the F/V Julia Lynn out of Homer, AK.
Foster son charged in death of radio host

ANCHORAGE - The 16-year-old foster son of a longtime Anchorage radio host has been charged with his murder.Peter John Henry has been charged as an adult in the shooting death of Marvell Johnson, 64. Johnson's body was found in his bedroom...


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