Big trades steal spotlight from free agents

...NFL free agency Tuesday looked more like fantasy football.Trades, anyone?Monster deals sending Jimmy Graham to Seattle and...five years.The Jets also confirmed a previously agreed upon trade, getting receiver Brandon Marshall from Chicago for a fifth-round...
Police raid club of activist who quit on air

...the recreational use of marijuana. But it's still illegal to sell the drug.Guidelines for the regulation of the marijuana trade are under consideration by the Legislature.Anchorage Police Department spokeswoman Jennifer Castro said it's "very important...
Where are we, anyway?

...If you think about it, except for the hot spring there is no earthly reason for any of us to be here at all. No ancient trade routes cross here. We're not on the way to anywhere else and with the notable exception of the hot spring there is nothing...
Sullivan talks states' rights, AKLNG

...Korea. And would it be good to have the Chinese be a little more dependent on us with regard to gas? Yeah. It would help our trade deficit. It would dramatically increase our national security. We could send Alaska LNG to the Ukrainians and help prevent...
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Solar-powered plane tries to fly around the world

...the controls of the single-seat aircraft when it lumbered into the air at the Al Bateen Executive Airport. Borschberg will trade off piloting with Solar Impulse co-founder Bertrand Piccard during layovers on a 21,700-mile journey.Some legs of the...
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For school district budget, it's a game of wait and see

...Legislature will fund the Alaska Pre-Kindergarten Grant at the FY15 level.? The Legislature will fund the Construction Trades Academy at the FY15 level.? And the high school activities program will charge all participants a fee sufficient enough to...
Changing palates affect Alaska seafood sales in Japan

...last year, according to International Trade Administration data.Long the dominant...enough that representatives from seafood trade associations and the government now visit...Japan last year, seafood marketers and trade specialists don't know. Between the...
Juneau Cheer Club wins spirit competition

...17-year-old students, was competing at the Aloha Spirit International Cheer competition held at the Tacoma Convention and Trade Center.This was the first cheer competition after a three-year absence for the team and the first competition for a majority...
Empire Editorial: Alaska should require genetically engineered foods to be labeled labels to give them that information. They look for things like "Organically Grown" or "Alaskan Grown," even "Fair Trade." We'd like to see those labels note when the food includes ingredients that have been genetically modified. This session...
Wearable Art of Place: Jewelry of time with Tlingit residents of Yakutat - and oral history indicate that the Tlingits' supply of copper came through trade with the Ahtna Athabascan people of the Copper River Valley. Copper nuggets would be alternately heated in a fire and hammered...


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