My Turn: Alaska's Women: Pioneers of the past and present

...Alaska women have been a powerful force in the halls of the state Capitol leading both the House of Representatives under Speakers Ramona Barnes and Gail Phillips and the Senate under Presidents Jan Faiks, Drue Pearce and Lyda Green.In Alaska, women...
Author, charity founder urged to come clean about his history

...general's findings that he enriched himself by taking charter flights on Central Asia Institute's dime, and by keeping all the speakers' fees and the royalties from books the organization bought and gave away.An attorney general's investigation resulted...
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Islamic State plot in Australia raises questions

...Tony Abbott said.The raids sparked protests by hundreds of Muslims in the Sydney suburb of Lakemba on Thursday night, where speakers accused the government of exploiting public fear in a bid to get contentious counterterrorism laws through Parliament.Abbott...
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Senate races: Dems decry birth control plan

...upset about people playing politics with their health care."Hagan is competing against Republican challenger Thom Tillis, speaker of the state House. Tillis, a steady critic of "Obamacare," surprised Hagan at a recent debate by calling for over-the-counter...
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More ferries for less ridership travel," either via a road or more frequent ferry service, Hughes said.Hughes wasn't the only Southeast Conference speaker to bring up the Alaska Marine Highway System and its budget. Both Department of Public Safety Deputy Commissioner Terry Vrabec...
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Pure Sole: Dear Mr. Corbus

...plan to build another game softball field (turf, lights, speakers, the whole nine yards) next to Adair Kennedy turf and to...Juneau Youth Football League coaches into the stadium loud speakers?High school volleyball teams don't charge admission but...
Fall Arts Preview

...They'll be hosting visiting speaker Victoria Wyllie de Echeverria this...storytelling event features seven speakers who each speak for seven a different theme. Volunteer speakers and musicians are encouraged to...
Mudrooms begins Wednesday with 'On the Water'

...organized around the theme of "On the Water. At the event, seven locals will present seven-minute personal stories. Featured speakers will be Sen. Dennis Egan, Michael Patterson, Giselle Stone and Clif Miller, Liz Villanueva, Chip McMillan, Phil Merril...
In Petersburg, rainforest festival extends into space

...the first time we've gone to space," Rice said. "We thought the planetarium seemed like such a cool thing."Keynote speaker and geophysicist Robert Herrick, of the Geophysical Institute at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks, and Emma Marcucci...
Empire Editorial: Mallott, Walker and the sprint to November

...second janitor on the third floor," he told a reporter later in the term.As columnist Dermot Cole pointed out, former House Speaker Mike Bradner used to joke that all the lieutenant governor has to do is sit at his desk with his feet up, reading the newspaper...


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