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  • UAS Student Northwest Coast Artwork featured in Successful Showcase Dec 11, 2019
    JUNEAU – Saturday, December 7, the University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) hosted a Northwest Coast Student Art Showcase featuring student artwork created during the Fall 2019 semester at the Juneau campus. The show included about 45 pieces of artwork from UAS students, and some works from Associate Professor of Northwest Coast Art, Tlingit Artist, Wayne […]
  • Rental Fraud Pervasive Among Home, Vacation Property Listings, Better Business Bureau Study Shows Dec 11, 2019
    Anchorage, Alaska – The place seems like a dream come true: the right space, the right location, the right price. But is it really for rent? Or will the renter or traveler arrive to find their money gone with nowhere to stay?  An in-depth investigative study by Better Business Bureau (BBB) finds that fraud is […]
  • Wasilla Man Dies in KGB Road Head-On Collision Monday Evening Dec 10, 2019
    A 66-year-old Wasilla man is dead as a result of a head-on collision at mile 5 of the Knik-Goose Bay Road that occurred at just before 7 pm on Monday evening. Troopers responded to the scene at 6:52 pm to open an initial investigation into the crash and found that 69-year-old Susan Kaltenbacher had been […]
  • Democrats Unveil Articles of Impeachment Tuesday Dec 10, 2019
    WASHINGTON – Leading House Democrats unveiled two articles of impeachment against U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, accusing him of abusing his office for personal political gain and obstructing the congressional impeachment inquiry. It was only the fourth time in the 243-year history of the United States that impeachment charges have been brought against an American leader, […]
  • REDDI Suspect Struck and Seriously Injured by Passing Vehicle on Sterling Dec 10, 2019
    An Anchor Point man was reported as a REDDI driver at 7:50 pm on Friday was seriously injured just after being located at mile 163 of the Sterling Highway, troopers report. When troopers responded to the  REDDI call, they found the subject’s green Jeep in the ditch along the Sterling Highway. The driver of the […]
  • Troopers Arrest Habitual DUI Fairbanks Driver on Felony Arrest Warrant Dec 10, 2019
    A late-night encounter with a vehicle in the ditch on the Chena Pump Road resulted in a felony warrant arrest for the driver. When troopers responded to the vehicle in the ditch, they made contact with 61-year-old Norvin Dewilde of Fairbanks. An investigation at the scene determined that Dewilde was violating his conditions of release […]
  • December 10th, 1910 Dec 10, 2019
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  • Preseason Forecasts for Some SE Alaska Kings still not Enough for a Harvest Dec 9, 2019
    State fisheries biologists for Alaska say very low forecasts and recent poor runs of Chinook salmon returning to the Stikine and Taku rivers in Southeast Alaska do not provide for allowable catches on these transboundary rivers on either the United States or Canadian side of the border. The 2020 preseason terminal run forecast for the […]
  • Whistling-Alutiiq Word of the Week-December 9th Dec 9, 2019
    KUKUMYARLUNI – WHISTLING PAAPUMA NIUTAAKIIKUT, “KUKUUMYARKUNACI, IIYAQ TAICIQNILUKU.” – MY GRANDMOTHER TOLD US, “DON’T WHISTLE; YOU ARE CALLING FOR THE DEVIL.” Whistling is a fun, light-hearted activity in contemporary Alutiiq communities. Children make whistles from willow branches, hunters call animals with whistles carved from green alder, and comically masked carolers travel from house to house […]
  • Devin Nunes Claims He Was ‘Stalked’ After Reporter Asked Basic Questions About His Role in Trump’s Ukraine Scheme Dec 9, 2019
    An Intercept/Youtube video showing Nunes dodging questions on Ukraine. Video-Intercept Rep. Devin Nunes, the top Republican on the House Intelligence Committee, claimed Sunday that he was “stalked” at a $15,000-per-plate GOP fundraiser at the luxury Lotte New York Palace Hotel in Manhattan. In reality, Nunes was approached at the GOP event Saturday by The Intercept‘s Lee Fang, who […]

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