Invasive species workshop slated Oct. 28-30 in Anchorage

...aquatic freshwater plant grows so fast it can reduce fish habitats and create difficulties for recreational boaters and for pilots landing on lakes."It's the only aquatic weed in Alaska that's been targeted for eradication," he said. The plant...
Local Sports Schedule

...WRESTLINGHome, 4 p.m., High school wrestling, Brandon Pilot Invitational at Thunder Mountain (JDHS, TMHS, KTN, ANG...25WRESTLINGHome, 4 p.m., High school wrestling, Brandon Pilot Invitational at Thunder Mountain (JDHS, TMHS, KTN, ANG...
My Turn: Setting the record straight on Sen. Begich

...Simpson has misconstrued some facts by saying there has been no oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean. In 2012 there were two pilot holes drilled, one in the Chuckchi Sea and another in the Beaufort Sea. There has been a temporary pause due to regulatory...
Ketchikan grapplers top Petersburg Invitational

...Mallory Miller and Johnathon Schmitz at 195-pounds, and Taylor Sutak at 220-pounds.The TMHS Falcons will host the Brandon Pilot Invitational this weekend. Friday start time is 4 p.m. and Saturday at 9 a.m. Championship finals are Saturday at 7 p...
Wide coalition forms to oppose pot legalization

...although there is no court test yet.Industries that work under federal safety laws, such as trucking, pipelines and airline pilots, operate under strict federal rules that are not affected by state legalizations, but any business not under federal Department...
Jury acquits man in pipeline false-statement case

...than a year after the pipeline began moving oil 800 miles from Prudhoe Bay to Valdez, Alaska. No one was ever charged.A pilot on Feb. 15, 1978, spotted crude oil spurting from the pipeline. About 12,000 to 14,000 barrels, or up to 588,000...
Arts benefactor donates $100K

...spent every summer at the lodge and returned to Juneau during the school year. To provide access to the remote lodge, Maas, a pilot, started an airline service in the late 1980s."It was a really a good move," he said. "And so much fun. My God, I've...
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Pilot, passenger rescued after plane crash near Gustavus

...their bush plane crashed during a touch-and-go on a remote gravel bar Wednesday evening near Gustavus.Troopers said the pilot of the Cessna 180, 34-year-old Justin Chaput, and the sole passenger aboard, 67-year-old Eugene Chaput, were found...
Beyond grammar and grades: The UAS Writing Center

...may not be prepared for the expectations of academic communication through writing.Dodd co-teaches English 092/110, a pilot started by UAS Assistant Professor of English Ernestine Hayes, which combines two preparatory classes into an accelerated...
Today in History

...suicide rather than face trial and certain execution for allegedly conspiring against Adolf Hitler.In 1947, Air Force test pilot Charles E. ("Chuck") Yeager (YAY'-gur) broke the sound barrier as he flew the experimental Bell XS-1 (later X-1...


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