As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...our generators all blew," she explained by phone.With the sound of snowmachines rumbling in the background - it was minus 17...more than $97,000 to less than $93,000. That might not sound like much, but when every dollar counts, that reduction will...
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Becoming Alaskan: Living the heli-ski daydream

...fought to hold me up. Cheering and waving my pole like a madwoman, I closed in on the rest of the group.WHOMP.That was the sound my face made as it full-force submerged itself into the snow. Right there, at the bottom of my first run, my legs gave...
Living & Growing: Slowing down to the speed of love

...This moment to stop, breathe and say a prayer of gratitude. Who knows what gift of love might be just below the surface of this moment? ? Wendy Hamilton is a clergy member of Eckankar, the religion of the Light and Sound of God.
Bookish birthday: Egan Library turns 25

...invited to sign up as founding members of the Friends of the Egan Library chapter.Following the celebration, UAS is hosting a Sound and Motion event with University of Alaska alumnus Andy Hall, author of "Denali's Howl: The Deadliest Climbing Disaster...
Symphony conductor candidate #3 to lead concerts

...graduate school. At that point in his life, he had completed a double major in politics and music at the University of Puget Sound, and though playing the piano was a big part of his life, he had decided to pursue a career in law. Then he came face-to-face...
What's happening this week

...relief efforts for the islands, recently hit by Cyclone Pam. Sound and Motion: Alaskan writer Andy Hall, 7 p.m., Friday...five survived. Details: Zipadeedoodah Family Concert, 4?5pm., Saturday...
Southeast History in review: Before Dorothy Lake's hydro project

...were from 18 to 2 feet in diameter and had steps notched in them. Ela and his crew used the trail and ladders that were still sound and useable.Wendell Dawson also describes his findings when he worked for the same company in 1931. He found the camp of...
Letter: JDIA hockey tournament was great, sports column about it was not

...entitled "Drunken Fisherman at Anchor." The editor didn't seem like he'd ever been to a hockey game before, and it didn't sound like he tried to learn any of the backstory to some of the parents' reactions. I thought his commentary painted the tournament...
Sound Man
Alaska fishermen consider leaving marketing association to catch salmon in Prince William Sound voted to assess itself a 1 percent tax...association.The Copper River/Prince William Sound Marketing Association has since helped...from around the country to Prince William Sound. The visitors meet fishing families...


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