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907 Updates July 21, 2017

By Kyle Hopkins: In Ketchikan, the story of a doctor’s mysterious death and the arrest of a former exotic dancer
 
 
 
 
By Sean Maguire: Emergency mental health care extended to veterans with other-than honorable discharges
 
 
 
 
By Mike Ross: Pipeline at 40: Robots on patrol for corrosion
 
 
 
 
By Sidney Sullivan: PHOTOS: 2017 World Eskimo-Indian Olympics
 
 
 
 
By Leroy Polk: Fishing ship declared missing with six people aboard has been found, officials say
 
 
 
 
By Steffi Lee Photojournalist: John Thain: Woman thinks people who helped her get to the hospital likely stole her car
 
 
 
 
By Chris Klint: Port Graham man charged with faking his disappearance at sea
 
 
 
 
Author: Loren Holmes: Alaska Mountain Rugby Grounds impresses teams from around the world
 
 
 
 
Author: Dermot Cole Underground Alaska and one of the most dangerous jobs in the world

Darlene Hamre  Twenty-five years in the pilot’s seat  July 20, 2017

Twenty-five years in the pilot’s seat

Our Third Thirds: I was there.   July 20, 2017


 
 

Our Third Thirds: I was there.
 
 
Barbara Brown blog about life in the Third Third: empty nest, retirement, de-cluttering, adventures, crashes, New Things, all with art and humor.

907 Updates July 20, 2017

By Blake Essig: DA’s office has tough time prosecuting vehicle theft suspects
 
 
 
 
By Victoria Taylor: Anchorage business owner thrown from car while chasing thief
 
 
 
 
By Cameron Mackintosh: APD responds to early morning collision between train and SUV
 
 
 
 
By Rebecca Palsha: Why 15 seconds is too long for Anchorage police dispatch
 
 
 
 
By Austin Baird: Proposed housing center for homeless seniors met with mixed reactions
 
 
By Lauren Maxwell: Assemblyman objects to new shelter downtown
 
 
 
 
By Leroy Polk: Alaska radio station fined more than $60K for violating broadcast rules
 
 
 
 
By Patrick Enslow: Ostrander named Mountain West female athlete of the year.
 
 
 
 
By KTVA Web Staff: Joe Balash gets Federal appointment by Trump administration
 
 
 
 
Author: Charles Wohlforth: Meet a cab driver who raised 7 children on his own — 6 Marines and an engineering student
 
 
 
 
By Dave Goldman: AFC leaves Sullivan Arena for newer Alaska Airlines Center

Driving the McCarthy Road – Should you? – AK on the GO  July 19, 2017

The McCarthy Road has a reputation for difficult conditions and a lack of services, so why would anyone drive it with kids? We did.
 
Driving the McCarthy Road – Should you? – AK on the GO

907 Updates July 19, 2017

Zaz Hollander: NTSB plans rare Alaska hearing as part of Togiak crash probe
 
 
 
 
By Associated Press: Gov. Walker among those calling to end repeal efforts of ‘Obamacare’
 
 
 
 
y Ashleigh Ebert: Murkowski can’t support repeal of ACA without replacement
 
 
 
 
Devin Kelly: How do you start a cemetery from scratch? Girdwood is finding out.
 
 
 
 
Christine Cunningham: Gun-safety rules apply in the photo studio too
 
 
 
 
By Laurel Downing Bill: Story Time with Aunt Phil: Founding Fairbanks
 
 
 
 
By Lauren Maxwell: Anchorage Firewise program will end
 
 
 
 
By Rebecca Palsha: A signature pledging not to sign another petition: Anchorage’s “bathroom” initiative generates controversy
 
 
 
 
By Jacqueline Policastro: The Great Alaskan Bowl Company honored at White House during ‘Made in America’ showcase
 
 
 
 
40 Years at Prudhoe Bay

As Heard on Morning Line: Alaska Women Ascend | knba

Kay Brown and Suzanne Little stopped by Morning Line to talk about a new training program called Alaska Women Ascend. Kay Brown is a political strategist,…

As Heard on Morning Line: Alaska Women Ascend | knba

907 Updates July 18, 2017

By Blake Essig: “I’m more proud of him than he’ll ever know”

 
 
 
 
Gallows humor:
By KTVA Web Staff: Hiker dies of heart attack on Flat Top
Warren White · Eagle River, Alaska
I say this from the standpoint that if I died this way and no one said “He flatlined on Flat Top.” I would be seriously disappointed.
 
 
 
 
By KTVA Web Staff: Oprah and Gayle King set sail to Alaska for O-inspired journey
 
 
 
 

By Tracy Sinclare & Ashleigh Ebert: Tsunami Advisory Expires for Aleutians and Pribilofs
 
 
 
 

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Must Read Alaska July 17, 2017

Alaska News
GOOD MORNING FROM SOMEWHERE IN ALASKA, where we have never seen an episode of Game of Thrones … Where we promise to never, ever talk to Russians ever again .. .Where the bathroom wars rage in the hearts and minds of Bear Paw Festival goers in Eagle River … And where Sen. Mike Dunleavy has filed to run for governor … But first … Oh, let’s start with that Paul Bunyan of politics, Mike Dunleavy…

Gene Zerkel, aviation entrepreneur, 1926-2017 – Must Read Alaska

Gene Zerkel was an aviation pioneer in Alaska. Zerkel came to Alaska after being a wing-walker in air shows and serving in the Air Force.

Gene Zerkel, aviation entrepreneur, 1926-2017 – Must Read Alaska