Local runners compete in Susitna 100

...competed in the Susitna 100-mile and Little Su 50-K races last weekend along the dog...outside Anchorage.The Susitna and Little Su races are human powered. Competitors bike...motivated for training."In the shorter Little Su 50-K run, which featured 125 competitors...
Juneau sandlot player 'mining' baseballs in the valley

...for the Alaska Baseball League's Mat-Su Miners beginning this summer in Palmer...It is pretty special to me."The Mat-Su Miners are a top team in a top-level league...from AWC head coach Drew Keehn to Mat-Su Miners head coach Ben Taylor."Drew introduced...
Juneau Nordic Ski Team preparing for Buckwheat

...Outfitters in Juneau. Registrations must be received my March 24. For more information contact Jeff Brady at 907-973-2354 or Su Rappleye at 907-983-2127. "The Buckwheat brings together two communities," Lowell said. "Primarily a community of Nordic...
Mat-Su officials meet with feds over ferry bill

...its failed ferry plan.In all, the Mat-Su Borough received $21.2 million from the...between Port MacKenzie and Anchorage.Mat-Su Manager John Moosey said at a special Aug...government would be a losing battle.Mat-Su attorney Nicholas Spiropoulos said the current...
Mat-Su's 'dog publicist' uses Internet to save furry lives

ANCHORAGE - At the Mat-Su Borough Animal Care Facility on Sunday morning, Rachel Reese set up two portable lights, unzipped a canvas bag crammed with animal-sized...
Survey: Flying to work rather than take a bus

...400 people between Anchorage and the Mat-Su Borough starting last September. People...what," Lyon said, referring to a Mat-Su Borough community on the Iditarod Trail...Anchorage, Chugiak-Eagle River and the Mat-Su Borough, and people were asked to record...
A big night in the arts

...Awards for the Humanities? Dr. Talis Colberg, Campus Director, University of Alaska Mat-Su College, PalmerDr. Talis Colberg is director of Mat-Su College, a branch of the University of Alaska Anchorage, where he teaches Eastern and Western...
Governor's Awards photos

...Institute, Juneau Governor's Awards for the Humanities? Dr. Talis Colberg, Campus Director, University of Alaska Mat-Su College, Palmer? Annette Evans Smith, President and CEO, Alaska Native Heritage Center, Anchorage? Dr. Aldona Jonaitis...
Empire Editorial: The bully in the north

...taking more of our highest paying state jobs and an entire office to boot. Anchorage, this is why Fairbanks, Kenai, the Mat-Su Valley and Juneau get so frustrated with you. Anchorage already has so many toys of its own but still wants everything the rest...
Anchorage home sales drop 4% as prices rise were empty in 2014. Despite the availability increase rental rates still managed to increase 2.3 percent.The Mat-Su Borough saw rental vacancy increase 0.2 percent to 5.3 percent last year and monthly rates grew 3.8 percent to an average...


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