Category: 907 Updates

Alaska Info

907 Updates November 7, 2016

Dermot Cole:  Slain Policeman Honored at Fairbanks Memorial

 

Alaska Dispatch News: Edward Itta dies: Inupiaq whaling captain and former North Slope mayor

 

Stephanie Hanes, The Washington Post: Former U.S. attorney general Janet Reno dies at 78

 

 

907 Updates November 9, 2016

Suzanna Caldwell: Alaskans favor ballot measure tying voter registration to PFDs

907 Updates November 4 – 6, 2016

Wishing him a complete and speedy recovery.
Nathaniel Herz: Alaska Gov. Walker diagnosed with prostate cancer

 

Mike Dunham: The war after Attu: Anchorage historian writes the first history of air battle launched from Alaska

 

Annie Zak: Slick bridge contributes to 10-vehicle crash on outbound Glenn Highway

 

Erica Martinson: Alaskans are voting early in record-breaking numbers

 

Truth & Racism?
Lisa Demer: Co-owner of flightseeing business under attack for anti-Native remarks posted on Facebook

 

Jerzy Shedlock: Remains of pilot recovered from Alaska Range crash site

 

One bullet.
Annie Zak, Jerzy Shedlock: Second suspect arrested in Hatcher Pass kidnapping and assault

 

Wonder what type of fire suppression system these shops have.
Laurel Andrews: In Fairbanks, new marijuana shops struggle to keep up with demand

 

Annie Zak, Laurel Andrews: Here are the 20 Anchorage marijuana shops that are closest to opening

 

Why can’t/doesn’t the media portray truth~~?
Laureli Ivanoff: Why can’t media portray the rural Alaska I know?

 

Tegan Hanlon:  Iditarod, musher say they were duped into participating in film that appears critical of dog mushing

 

Comments on single study education colleges?  How does a college’s standing play into this idea?
Tegan Hanlon: University of Alaska president proposes single college of education at Fairbanks

 

Annie Zak: Sandvik no longer president of NANA Development amid ‘consolidation’

 

Mike Dunham: 2016 Rarefied Light winners announced

 

Mike Dunham: Rarefied Light juror Amy Arbus tells magical stories with her camera

 

 

907 Updates November 3, 2016

One bullet.
Dermot Cole: Man who killed 2 Alaska State Troopers in Tanana sentenced to 203 years

 

One bullet.
Michelle Theriault Boots: Brothers kidnapped, shot, left for dead in Hatcher Pass; Anchorage man charged

 

Megan Bush: Commuting through bear country — alone and on foot

 

Annie Zak: Bear encounter in Seward leads to school lockdowns, injured teen

 

Sen. Lesil McGuire and interests of the state?
Nathaniel Herz: Anchorage Republican senator attacks one of her GOP colleagues running for re-election

 

Laurel Andrews: Retired officer brings suicide prevention lessons from the Golden Gate Bridge to Alaska

 

 

907 Updates November 2, 2016

Comments?  Is Mike Gordon a Pedophile?
Vera Paschke: Gordon’s support for convicted sex offender sent wrong message

 

One bullet.
Jerzy Shedlock:  After Fairbanks officer dies, murder charges filed against accused shooter

 

Suzanna Caldwell, Annie Zak: Body of Fairbanks officer shot in the line of duty is returned home

 

Tegan Hanlon: Here is the Anchorage School District’s new ‘dashboard’ that houses a trove of data

 
What was your first handgun, was it passed down in your family?
And a Desert Eagle that’s one great big ol’ pistol
I mean .50 caliber made by bad ass Hebrews
Choctaw Bingo
James McMurtry
Steve Meyer: Commentary: Why buying your partner a handgun can pose problems

 

How many years has tuition increased ad how many years have upper administration taken a pay cut to help the college stay affordable & afloat?
Tegan Hanlon:  University of Alaska president proposes 5 percent tuition increase

 

 

 

 

907 Updates November 1, 2016

Charles Wohlforth: Small-town Alaska newspaper for sale, cheap, as publisher’s wife decides she wants a flush toilet

 

Annie Zak:  Georgia men plotted attack on Alaska aurora research facility to ‘release souls,’ detective says

 

Alaska Dispatch News: Photos: Soldiers train under the northern lights

 

 

907 Updates October 31, 2016

Hope Miller: New Anchorage ‘social club’ cares for those with Alzheimer’s

 

Tegan Hanlon:  Open enrollment for Affordable Care Act plans starts Tuesday

 

Adrian Wagner, KYUK:  National Guard seeks Alaska Natives with subsistence skills

907 Updates October 30, 2016

By Maria Downey / KTUU: Iditarod legend Libby Riddles: where is she now?

 

Alex DeMarban: State lease sale announced on heels of 2 large oil discovery announcements

 

Yereth Rosen: ‘Arctic gene’ that poses risks when fasting is found in many more infants now that DNA testing has begun

 

 

907 Updates October 29, 2016

Condolences
Jerzy Shedlock: Fairbanks officer who was shot dies after eye surgery complications

 

Annie Zak:  Kendall Auto Group buys Anchorage Cal Worthington dealerships

 

Armchair Mushers?  Those actually mushing do not want phones.
Tegan Hanlon:  Despite objections from mushers, Iditarod will allow phones for 2017 race

 

Jerzy Shedlock: 80 Alaska federal inmates to be released early

 

Laurel Andrews:  Watch: Alaska’s first commercial cannabis sale

 

Annie Zak: Victoria’s Secret opens first Alaska store

 

 

907 Updates October 28, 2016

 

Paula Dobbyn: Quota on polar bear harvest ignites concerns, scrunity of bear commission

 

 

Alaska Dispatch News: Going out Halloween weekend? Here’s what’s happening.

 

Scary~

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