Officials eye eroding village as relocation model

...lobbying for funding wherever they can find it. Village relocation coordinator Romy Cadiente is in Washington, D.C., this week to gather support by meeting with officials, including Alaska's congressional delegation or their representatives...
Oregon shooter rants in manifesto about no girlfriend the campus for the first time since the shooting, while President Barack Obama announced he will travel to Oregon this week to visit privately with victims' families.Classes do not resume at Umpqua Community College until next week, but some...
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US commander says Afghans requested US airstrike in Kunduz

...whose headquarters is in Kabul, was in Washington on Monday because he is testifying before two congressional committees this week. He noted that the Kunduz airstrike happened one day after a U.S. C-130 cargo plane crashed at an air base in northern...
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Economic development council holds Anchorage meeting

ANCHORAGE - If economic development is your profession, odds are you are in Anchorage this week.The International Economic Development Council is holding its annual meeting in the state's largest city. Organizers say more...
Head coach Philbin fired by Dolphins

...changes in the rest of the coaching staff, which includes embattled defensive coordinator Kevin Coyle. Miami has a bye this week and next plays at Tennessee on Oct. 18. The Dolphins have started poorly in every game and have been outscored 37-3...
Not For Web
My Turn: UAF to host Arctic summit in 2016

...challenges we face in Alaska.Many of our challenges are common to other Arctic nations, so partnerships built during this week will facilitate understanding, explore solutions and provide resources to address emerging high-profile issues. Some...
3 share Nobel medicine prize for tropical disease drugs

...first Nobel Prize to be announced. The winners of the physics, chemistry and peace prizes are set to be announced later this week. The economics prize will be announced next Monday. No date has been set yet for the literature prize, but it is expected...
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Child predator offers apology at sentencing convicted of sexually abusing a young girl gave a tearful apology to the her father during his sentencing hearing this week. Judge Louis Menendez handed down the sentence for Michael J. Scaggs, 40, on Tuesday and in a second court hearing...
Juneau girls, Sitka boys top swim invite

...being her last year and my last year coaching her has been happy and sad. The kids swam very well. We worked really hard this week so they were swimming tired but still swimming well. This is a good sign our training is on target."Added Cayce...
The race to the top

...boys and girls qualified as the 4A team representatives with their Region V championships last weekend."Our theme for this week is desire," JDHS co-coach Tristan Knutson-Lombardo said. "We've been talking about all the hard work and training...


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