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907 Updates July 30, 2017

By Kalinda Kindle: Painting for charity, celebrating creativity and community
The event will continue Sunday, July 30th at the Kolstad Homestead, 5801 Barry Avenue, Anchorage from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
By Sean Maguire: Wasilla army veteran welcomes international exchange students
By Victoria Taylor: Beer and Bacon, annual festival showcases pints and pork
By Juan Montes: NICB: Alaska’s Top 10 stolen vehicles

By Sean Maguire: Fairbanks cheerleaders heading to Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade
By Samantha Angaiak / Victoria Taylor: New study seeks Farmers and Veterinarians to monitor bacterium distribution among sheep, goats
To learn how you can get involved, you can contact the Alaska farm bureau.

907 Updates July 29, 2017

By Blake Essig: Port of Anchorage at risk of collapsing into Cook Inlet
By KTUU Staff: Seniors rush to buy lifetime pass to national parks before $70 increase in August
That’s because on August 28, the cost of a lifetime pass for those ages 62-years-old and older will jump from $10 to $80.
By Sarah Dubowski / KTVF: FCC officer brandishes firearm on North Pole ATV motorist
Congratulations Olivia Tafs!
By KTVA Webb Staff: Anchorage teen wins national essay contest
Author Vicki T. Malone: Remembering Bethel Restaurateur Margo Kargas
By Bonney Bowman Photojournalist: Rachel McPherron: Inside the Gates: Air Guard celebrates 65 years of service
By Daybreak Staff: Daybreak Adopt-A-Pet: July 28, 2017 Parakeets!
By Liz Raines Photojournalist: Cale Green: Behind the scenes: Wild Alaska Live
By Daybreak Staff: Mic Check in the Morning: Noise Brigade

907 Updates July 28, 2017

By KTVA Web Staff: Man with hatchet charged with attempted murder on officer
By Lauren Maxwell: APD bike patrols covering Anchorage
By Ashleigh Ebert: Capital budget passes $1,100 PFD’S coming this year
By Bonny Bowman: Two House Democrats call for investigation into calls made to Alaska’s senators
By John Tracy: Reality Check w/ John Tracy: Sen. McCain calls for bipartisanship, but is Washington listening?
By Ariane Aramburo: Get up and Gab with KBEAR 104.1 Dawson McKay & Matt Valley
The Fishing Report: Northwoods Lodge
By Daybreak Staff: Mic Check in the Morning: Dylan Lee Johnston and the Bad Habits
Solar Eclipse: Aug. 21st, 2017

907 Updates July 27, 2017

By Associated Press: Suspect in custody in cruise ship death
By Samantha Angaiakf: As more seniors stay in Alaska, experts anticipate higher Alzheimer’s disease and dementia numbers
By Kyle Hopkins: Sole survivor of Alaska plane crash is back home, back on the job … and back in the air
By Steffi Lee Photojournalist: Ken Kulovany How Alaska’s recession is impacting skilled trades like carpentry
By Caslon Hatch: New law enforcement shooting range being built in Birchwood
Follow the adventures of the Alaska or Rust group.

Alaska Or Rust Trip

907 Updates July 26, 2017

Anchorage Office of Emergency Management
Author: Devin Kelly Anchorage Assembly reluctantly gives more money to $81 million software project
By Rebecca Palsha: From an addiction problem to a handshake with the governor: One man’s recovery
By Lauren Maxwell: Alaskan doctor can’t seem to retire
By KTUU Staff & Associated Press: UPDATE: Murkowski reacts to Trump saying she ‘let the country down’
By Leroy Polk & Dan Carpenter: UPDATED: Captain of flipped ship jumps into frigid water to save crew
By Beth Verge: One dead following domestic dispute aboard Princess Cruises ship
If you or someone you know needs help, free support is available via the National Domestic Violence Hotline at (800) 7699-SAFE. You can also find them on the web at
By Chris Klint: 2 men charged, 1 sought in separate Anchorage rapes
Fortunately they did not destroy the greenhouse and contents.
By Mike Ross: Greenhouse theft; co-op garden veggies stolen
By Samantha Angaiak: On-site cannabis use: What stands in the way
The marijuana control board’s proposal will soon be available online in the next two weeks where people can provide comments for 60 days.
By Bonney Bowman Photojournalist: Beth Peak: Man’s best friend: training the next generation of service dogs
By Daybreak Staff: Travel Tuesday: The Kratt brothers in Alaska
Author: Rugile Kaladyte Video: Surfing the bore tide

907 Updates July 25, 2017

By Associated Press: Kodiak mayor not pleased with plans for city’s DA position
The Attorney General’s Office has issued a warning about a door-to-door paving scam
By Laurel Downing Bill: Story Time with Aunt Phil: Alaska crude oil’s explosive discovery
By Dan Carpenter: City’s software upgrade costs to reach $81.5 Million
By Travis Khachatoorian: Alaska Down Under: JBER paratroopers make jump into Australian drop zone
By Kalinda Kindle: Caught on camera: a front porch flower theft, a warning from an Anchorage homeowner
By Dave Bendinger / KDLG: No remorse: S George Peterson claims self-defense in stabbing death of Ellis Kaloke in Levelock
By Lauren Maxwell: Sales tax could double for some Mat-Su communities

907 Updates July 24, 2017

Laurel Andrews: Galena family’s cabins destroyed by fire, and a threatening note was found at the scene
By Sean Maguire: Gray whale calf spotted swimming up Ship Creek
By Samantha Angaiak: Bikers deliver toys to children for Christmas in July
By Juan Montes: The Alaska Legislature is coming back to vote on the state Capital budget next week

Congratulations Dan Carpenter!
By Juan Montes: KTUU reporter delivers on his promise and participates in W.E.I.O. games
Author: Suzanna Caldwell: Here’s what it takes to keep Katmai’s famous bear cams running

907 Updates July 23, 2017

By Victoria Taylor: Stubbs the cat, unofficial Mayor of Talkeetna, passes away
Mayor Stubbs/Nagley’s Store
PO Box 413
Talkeetna, AK 99676
By Patrick Enslow: Seattle Seahawks Russell Wilson visits Anchorage for football camp
Comments on using the app and other possibilities?
By Kalinda Kindle: New App encourages kids to explore Chugach National Park
By Victoria Taylor: Alaska startup week encourages entrepreneurial exploration
By AP: Veteran prosecutor nominated to be the next U.S Attorney for the District of Alaska
By Samantha Angaiak: Anchorage residents take bike tour of local gardens in Spenard

By Juan Montes: Event at shooting range raises funds for wounded Veterans
By Lisa Demer: ‘Swimming to the other side’: A big move for Bethel’s Jesuit volunteers

Author: Alex DeMarban Mystery surrounds only oil well drilled in ANWR

Amid deep grief, remembering Jack Cooper’s joyous life – Alaska Dispatch News

Amid deep grief, remembering Jack Cooper’s joyous life – Alaska Dispatch News

907 Updates July 22, 2017

Is attempted or murder of a police officer figured into the SB91 madness?
By Leroy Polk: Anchorage man arrested for attempted murder of police officers

By Bonney Bowman Photojournalist: Beth Peak: Inside the Gates: PTSD service dog guards the Guardian Angels
By Sean Maguire: G.I. Bill reforms would eliminate 15-year expiration date to use educational benefits
Author: Laurel Andrews: Avoid Campbell Creek trails in Far North Bicentennial Park until fall, bear experts say
Author: Lisa Demer: Camp aims to create homegrown scientists on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta
By Blake Essig: Scuba divers part of USCG Cutter Healy’s arctic mission
By Mike Ross: Vice President Mike Pence talks to KTUU about health care debate
By Patrick Enslow: Community mourns the loss of Bartlett High student
By Beth Verge: Thieves swipe solar panels from elderly Wasilla couple
By Leroy Polk: VIDEO: What one Alaskan did after dropping her gun into an outhouse toilet
By Dave Leval Photojournalist: John Thain: Rule change over feathers allows Alaskan Native artists to sprout wings