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907 Updates November 21, 2017

Congratulations Samantha Mack! By KTVA Web Staff: Alaska Native becomes UAA’s first Rhodes Scholar         Comments on writing an receiving condolence, military death letters? By Rebecca Palsha: A death, a condolence card and a friend at the Anchorage Police department         To his credit, he told his wife to …

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One Alaska Update: Keeping up with Gov. Bill Walker

2017 Howard Rock Alaska Native Leader Award A hearty “congratulations!” to elder Poldine Carlo who received the 2017 Howard Rock Alaska Native Leader Award on Saturday. Originally from Nulato, Poldine was instrumental in the formation of the Fairbanks Native Association (FNA). She is an active in many organizations, including the Denakkanaaga Board of Directors, the …

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907 Updates November 20, 2017

Great News! By John Rogers Associated Press: Charles Manson, whose cult slayings horrified world, dies         Class act returning the $5,000 reward for Mr. Aumavae’s funeral expenses. By Daniella Rivera: Troopers talk use of Silver Alerts following Aumavae case There is a clear indication that the individual has a deterioration of intellectual …

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907 Updates November 19, 2017

Remember, Alaska is a Sub-Arctic Environment.~~ By Victoria Taylor: Series of workshops look to change routes for Anchorage’s pedestrians and cyclists`         By Sean Maguire: World Ice Art Championships cancelled for 2018         By Sean Maguire: Dexter the stolen puppy is finally back home         By …

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907 Updates November 18, 2017

By Associated Press: Prosecutor sees workaround for crime bill concerns         By Sidney Sullivan: DATA VIZ: DoD Sexual Assault Report (Fiscal Year 2013 – 2016)         Remember this bumper sticker? “Please God give me one more oil boom. I promise not to piss it away.” By Kortnie Horazdovsky: Gas …

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907 Updates November 17, 2017

Arrrgh! Maybe raise the driver license age to 18 or 25 and let their brains develop?~~ By John Tracy: Reality Check: Are teens ready to learn at 7:30 a.m.?         By Mike Ross & Leroy Polk: UPDATE: Anchorage police resolve barricaded person situation in Spenard         By Leroy Polk: …

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907 Updates November 16, 2017

By Ariane Aramburo and Leroy Polk: APD shoots, kills man in exchange of parking lot gunfire         By Associated Press: Former state trooper dies in Alaska prison Tanner pleaded guilty in 2015 to two counts of felony second-degree sexual abuse of a minor.         By Kalinda Kindle: Proposed ordinance …

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“U.S. MARSHALS URGE PUBLIC TO REPORT PHONE SCAMS TO FTC” from Anchorage Police Department : Nixle

Things to remember: U.S. Marshals will never ask for credit/debit card/gift card numbers, wire transfers, or bank routing numbers for any purpose. Do not divulge personal or financial information to unknown callers. Report scam phone calls to your to the FTC. You can remain anonymous when you report. “U.S. MARSHALS URGE PUBLIC TO REPORT PHONE …

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A November update from Amy in Alaska.

I’ve been engaged in a beautiful series of collaborative textile art workshops at the Anchorage Museum, made possible in part by a project grant from the Rasmuson Foundation. As of last night, we’ve completed 53 panels, on our way to over 70. Stay tuned for a blog post about that experience. On December 2, I’m …

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The Frontiersman: Daily Update

Daily Update