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907 Updates April 07, 2017




By Rebecca Palsha: Vivitrol offers hope in opioid addiction



By Mike Ross: Alaskan’s book, “Never Quit,” tops Amazon list even before release

907 Updates April 06, 2017

907 Updates April 05, 2017



Aleisha Hendry / Alaska Highway News: Honouring the women of the Alaska Highway Fort Nelson resident decided to celebrate the highway anniversary by featuring the women of the area



By Kaitlyn Rigdon Staff Writer: Laura Rogers talks importance of women in wildlife conservation for Women’s History Month

Mandy Murie is known as the grandmother of the conservation movement. She was the first woman to graduate from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and was a strong supporter of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.

She served on the governing council of the Wilderness Society and attended the signing of the Wilderness Act by President Lyndon Johnson in 1964. President Bill Clinton awarded her the Medal of Freedom in 1998 for her life time achievement in conservation.

Celia Hunter created the Alaska Conservation Society and worked with Murie to safeguard the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. She was the first female president of the Wilderness Society and received the John Muir Award in 1991. “There’s not very many women who were heads of national conservation organizations,” Rogers said. “So that’s pretty impressive.”

907 Updates: Diane M. Senneff, one of the first women scientists to work at Bell Aerospace – The Buffalo News

May 10, 1941-March 22, 2017 Diane M. Senneff, a pilot and one of the first women to work at Bell Aerospace as a scientist, died Wednesday in her Town of Tonawanda home following a brief illness. She was 75. A graduate of Mount Mercy Academy and the former Rosary Hill College where she earned a degree in chemistry, she worked…

Source: Diane M. Senneff, one of the first women scientists to work at Bell Aerospace – The Buffalo News

907 Updates April 04, 2017


Paul took this photo April 2, 2017. He was standing across from the Nissan Dealership on Old Swd & Int’l.

907 Updates April 03, 2017

By Associated Press: Seward Highway crash kills one Anchorage woman, 3 others injured




By Associated Press: Girl buried, injured by snow sliding off roof in Alaska



By Ted Fioraliso: Sen. Murkowski: It’s called Essential Air Service for a reason


907 Updates April 02, 2017

By KTUU Staff: ‘Several large sheens’ observed after leak at Cook Inlet oil platform


By Cameron Mackintosh and Dave Brooks: High school students tackle Alaska budget deficit in statewide debate tournament

907 Updates April 01, 2017

By Beth Verge: Palmer addiction treatment center comes as surprise to some locals



By Kyle Hopkins / KTUU: Police expect to release update soon on James Dale Ritchie investigation


Juneau avalanche video Friday March 31


Raven’s Roost Co-Housing

907 Updates March 31, 2017

Sen. Susan Collins of Maine and Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska were the only Republicans to vote against the bill.
By Travis Khachatoorian: Restrictive bill targeting Planned Parenthood passes, without help from Alaska senator


By Cameron Mackintosh and Phil Walczak: ‘I’m lucky to be alive’ Avalanche victim shares story of survival



Twice In A Lifetime: It Must Be Good
Great friends of ours recently bought their first cruising boat.
In the nautical world, this is recognized as a dark and lamentable turning point in anyone’s life.




907 Updates March 30, 2017


Kemppel says the foundation’s goal is to give out $10 million over the next 10 years. For more information, visit the foundation’s website at