As president comes to Anchorage, spots of Juneau rise to surface

...things down in the Lower 48 are going to work here the same S and sometimes they don't."She pointed to the example of the King Cove Road, a proposed project to connect the Alaska Peninsula town of King Cove to an airport at Cold Bay.The road...
My Turn: The borderline personality of Alaska's GOP

...Supreme Court might effectively hollow out the entire Affordable Care Act if the court ruled in favor of the plaintiffs in the King v. Burwell case. In the words of Rep. Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, it wouldn't be prudent to expand Medicaid...
Experts: El Nino may be historically strong

...said satellite measurements show this El Nino to be currently more powerful than 1997-98, which often is thought of as the king. But that one started weaker and finished stronger, he said.This El Nino is so strong a NOAA blog unofficially named...
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The second strangest story ever told

...Epic of Gilgamesh, centers around the interaction between Enkidu, a hairy wild man raised by beasts, and Gilgamesh, the king of Uruk. Today, a reality show on Spike T.V. is offering a "10 Million Dollar Bigfoot Bounty" to anyone able to...
Bikers will toe up to determine Juneau's best

...A yellow arm band will indicate the Lowest Aggregate Time at the end of each day; the polka dot band will indicate the King and Queen Of The Mountain; and the green band will indicate the Best Sprinter.On-site registration for all stages...
Lion-hunting legal in Africa despite concern

...usually done at close range, with the lion appearing from nowhere in the green foliage. Without a warning or a sound, the King of Beasts is suddenly there and the time has come for two of the most powerful predators on earth to meet."___Associated...
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Little guarantee Spieth will ever get another chance

...round of the U.S. Open at Oakmont. Nicklaus, a 22-year-old tour rookie, shot 69 in the final round and then beat the King in a playoff the next day. Palmer won one more Masters in 1964 and was one shot out of the lead in the U.S. Open that...
What's in Bloom: Hosta the garden, Hosta fills a wide range of niches in garden beds with its diversity of form. "Sum and Substance" is the king of the cultivars readily available and grows up to 5 feet across and 3 feet tall. Its enormous chartreuse, heart-shaped...
Empire Editorial: King Cove's road is an imperfect but necessary solution

...installed along the road on both sides to prevent vehicles from accessing the wilderness on either side.Opponents of the King Cove road say they're concerned about the road's potential effects, what might be. We are more concerned about what...
Putting up your own fish II: Fish license options They love that.An adult resident fishing license is $24 and a king salmon tag is another $10. You want to get the king tag because if you catch one without having a tag you'll have to shake it or risk a fine of way more than $10. Where...


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