Tag: AK News

Alaska News November 13, 2017

By Associated Press: Control board to clarify ‘fun’ events at Alaska distilleries         By Beth Verge: ‘A tough couple of months’: Iditarod mushers, board gather for closed-door meeting         By Victoria Taylor: ‘Operation Wedding Gown’ connects brides with free wedding dresses         By KTUU News Team: …

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Alaska News November 12, 2017

By Sean Maguire: Iditarod musher’s team struck in a hit-and-run during training         By Cameron Mackintosh: Ceremony at National Guard armory honors veterans         By Rhonda McBride: Post-traumatic growth at Lake Clark         By KTUU News Team: House of Harley Davidson preparing care packages to send …

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Alaska News November 11, 2017

By Victoria Taylor: Anchorage police investigate downtown shooting Anyone with information is asked to call APD at 786-8900.         By Caslon Hatch: Alaskan soldier killed in Afghanistan honored at Mat-Su Veterans Day Ceremony         By KTVA Web Staff: First lady Melania Trump greets soldiers, families at JBER     …

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Alaska News November 10, 2017

By KTUU Staff: First Lady Melania Trump schedules stop to visit JBER         By Michelle Theriault Boots: This Filipino-American WWII veteran lived to 104 in Anchorage. He’s finally been recognized for his service.         By Liz Raines: House calls for action on alleged harassment by Sen. David Wilson   …

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Alaska News November 09, 2017

WATCH: Airman laid to rest 65 years after Globemaster crash RENTON, Wash. (KARE) – WWII veteran John Ponikvar was buried on his 95th birthday. A military bugler played Taps. An Air Force honor guard fired a 21-gun salute.         Forgotten Battlefield, Part 2: Explore the hidden caves, sunken ships of World War …

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Alaska News November 08, 2017

How does Alaska or your state deal with this problem? By CBS News: Taxpayers subsidize ‘hush money’ for sexual harassment and assault         By Austin Baird: The criminal justice reform bill is advancing. But what would it actually change?         Do you participate in Citizen Scientist programs? By associated …

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Alaska News November 07, 2017

By Leroy Polk: Senate Bill 54, amending controversial SB91, passes House after midnight         By Leroy Polk: Palmer man killed in early morning vehicle accident         By Associated Press: Alaska village’s advanced microgrid drastically cuts cost         By Kalinda Kindle: ASD introduces new high paying position …

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One Alaska Update: Keeping up with Gov. Bill Walker

Fellow Alaskan – This morning, I ordered that Alaska flags join U.S. flags at half-staff as our nation mourns the loss of life in the tragedy in Sutherland Springs, Texas. This is a heartbreaking tragedy. Donna and my sincerest prayers and condolences are with the victims and their families during this difficult time. One Alaska …

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Alaska News November 06, 2017

By Cameron Mackintosh: Avalanche season underway, a warning for those headed into the backcountry Even though snow totals are mostly low even in the backcountry, avalanches are still possible. In fact, several minor avalanches have been reported in Hatcher Pass and the Chugach Mountains in recent weeks. Currently, avalanche danger for the Hatcher Pass area …

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Alaska News November 04, 2017

By Jackie Purcell: Snow by Saturday night or Sunday for Anchorage area         By KTVA Web Staff: AFD releases final report on Ben Schultz accident         By Heather Hintze: Driver sentenced in Atka van crash that killed 3 Superior Court Judge Steve Cole handed down a term of 11 …

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Updated December, 2016