Alaska premiere of salmon, Pebble film

...Anchorage for the Alaska premiere of the award-winning film, "The Breach," at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 19 at the Bear Tooth Theatrepub, with Southeast Alaskan showings beginning a day later in Juneau. Seattle-based filmmaker and longtime Southeast...
SEARHC's hosts 'Through with Chew Week'

...start this deadly addiction."SEARHC also states that smokeless tobacco can cause oral cancer, mouth sores, gum recession, tooth decay, bad breath, and permanent discoloration of teeth. The public awareness campaign is designed to reduce the use of smokeless...
Taking a bite out of 'chew'

...throat cancer."The use of smokeless tobacco can also lead to other oral problems, such as mouth sores, gum recession, tooth decay, bad breath, and permanent dicoloration of teeth," Mallott said in a press release.The Food and Drug Administration...
BLM clears way for petroleum reserve development

...month, ConocoPhillips Alaska announced that it was slowing the pace of investment on the project, known as Greater Mooses Tooth 1, citing permitting delays and requirements and current low oil prices. Spokeswoman Amy Burnett said by email Friday that...
State | AK legislature
Bear with sweet tooth crashes kid's party

A black bear with a sweet tooth crashed a little kid's birthday party on Saturday. Literally.The uninvited guest shimmied its way up onto the roof of a Starr...
Tribe criticizes Walker for support of reserve drilling plan

...village of Nuiqsut says it was not consulted before Walker threw his support behind ConocoPhillips' proposed Greater Moose's Tooth Unit 1 development in the 36,000-square-mile NPRA, the Alaska Dispatch News reported.ConocoPhillips estimates the project...
State | AK legislature
On the Trails: Out and about

...leaving the marks of wide incisor teeth. Not a porcupine - the tooth marks were too small. But the marks were too big for a mouse...usually hemlocks, that show the marks of porcupine gnawing - tooth-marked, barkless patches, low on the trunk. This is a common...
A world without tooth decay

...without cavities if they avoid the bacteria that cause tooth decay. Tooth decay is the result of an infection caused by bacteria...that only about seven types of bad bacteria can cause tooth decay. Dentists can get rid of bad bacteria before...
Thanks, from Girl Scout Troop 4016

...Our project was to help young parents take care of their children's teeth. We created shoe boxes filled with tooth brushes, tooth paste, a tips sheet, "Dining on a Dime" cookbook, and a onesie or t-shirt with a logo our troop designed...
Man gets 4 years for assaulting Coast Guard officer

...Munhoven looked one of the officers directly in the eye then kicked him in the face.The force of the kick chipped the officer's tooth and bloodied his nose. Schmidt said it was fortunate that the officer was not kicked overboard, which could have created a...


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