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Astronaut brings tales of NASA to Fairbanks

...made several speaking visits in Fairbanks. He gave a talk at the University of Alaska Museum of the North and at the Westmark Hotel, but he also spent much of his time in schools speaking to students who, like him, may be staring out the window...
Capital City Weekly Calendar

...Community Gym. In-line hockey scrimmages open to all.WednesdaySitka Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon-1 p.m., Westmark Hotel.ThursdayPreschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Sitka Public Library.TuesdayBlock Party: Legos and...
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Senator upbeat at Sitka luncheon

...luncheon."We are not doing the governance that people expect right now," Murkowski said to the group gathered in the Westmark hotel. "But I'm a relative optimist. I joke, but even my blood type is B-positive." Gridlocks and lack of resolve...

...exercises, and a yoga stretch cooldown. All ages invited.Sitka Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon-1 p.m., Westmark Hotel.Lunchtime spin class, 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m., Hames Center.Spin/TRX combination class, 4:15-5...
Sandboxes bring maps to life

...Alaska debuted their own version of Kreylos' project Tuesday for the Alaska Conference on Surveying and Mapping at the Westmark Hotel.Will Fisher and Greg Wirth both work with the information network. They stood behind a sandbox just a few square...
Who will be Alaska's governor tops priorities at both party conventions

...claiming the governor's seat this fall. The Democratic Party of Alaska launches its biennial convention at the Westmark Hotel today. The party hasn't held a statewide convention in Fairbanks in 14 years. "I think that the Democrats are...
Photo: Girl Scout raffle winners

...for two to the Caribbean. The drawing was held in conjuction with the 16th annual Girl Scout auction held at the Westmark Hotel in Sitka. Other raffle winners include, Don Pierce, of Craig, who won two roundtrip tickets on Alaska Airlines...
Popular Fairbanks Thanksgiving dinner canceled

...Typically hosted several days before the holiday, it was paid for and coordinated by the Bentley Mall Safeway and the Westmark Hotel. Safeway store manager Rick Searles says volunteers couldn't devote enough time this year. Preparations for the...
Parnell plans Chamber of Commerce speech

...Fairbanks to attend the Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce annual meeting today, where he will give the keynote speech. The Chamber of Commerce meeting will be held at the Westmark Hotel. Parnell is scheduled to give his remarks at noon.
Fairbanks is host to Tanana Chiefs conference

...issues and hear from Alaska political leaders. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports the event is being held at the Westmark Hotel and runs through Thursday. Some of the key issues on the agenda include subsistence, rural energy needs and suicide...
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