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My Turn: Seward's statue, scars and all

...further demonstrated Koh'klux faith in the Tyee's word, so much that he finally freed his own slaves in 1883, twenty-one years after President Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation."Once again, Seward's early life mission to...

"Twenty-one, because you have more opportunities."Cheylynne Ritter, Receptionist at Shear Design"Forty-two, because of the book 'The...
The Forgotten Battle for Alaska, part III: U.S. makes attempt to reclaim Attu

...through the small population. The deceased were cremated and the ashes returned to the group. No services were allowed. Twenty-one of the 40 Natives of Attu died in Japan, mostly children.On Nov. 10, 1945 the last of the Natives of Attu disembarked...
My Turn: An overdue ounce of prevention

...It is suggested that this should be an annual program with more than one, and ideally four, classroom sessions. Twenty-one states have adopted Erin's Law. Alaska should have been among the first. Knowing how many times my sister and I...
Pioneering woman in politics reflects

...She win the election but not by much. It went to a recount. During her final term, there was a coup, Smith said. Twenty-one members banded together and voted to make big changes - a coalition government and each district would elect one representative...
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21 mushers already signed up for 2015 Yukon Quest

...have signed up for this year's race than competed last year, and people still have five more months to register.Twenty-one mushers signed up Saturday when registration opened at the Yukon Quest cabin, well ahead of the 18 total mushers in...
The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List

...J.K. Rowling3. The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt4. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr5. Top Secret Twenty-One, by Janet Evanovich6. The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry, by Gabrielle Zevin7. The Last Kind Words Saloon, by Larry...
Mark Kelley gets photo in Smithsonian exhibit, but also to his whole photography career, he said.Mark Kelley worked at the Juneau Empire for 13 years. Twenty-one years ago, Jan Kelley encouraged him to go freelance full time."This award was kind of a sweet acknowledgement of...
Chamber eyes national economic issues would cripple some southern states' economies.In closing, Eyler turned his focus to the 2014 election cycle. Twenty-one Democrats - all of whom were elected during the party's strong 2008 showing - are up for reelection in the U.S...
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My Turn: Alaska can't afford two mega-energy projects located in rural areas where our energy crisis is most acutely experienced and the economic boost is most needed. Twenty-one percent of Alaska's electricity already comes from 24 smaller-scale hydro projects, which meet the true standard...


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