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907 Updates October 16, 2017

By Cameron Mackintosh: Alaskans weigh in on proposed bump stock ban
By Victoria Taylor: Relocating the fourth special session to Anchorage gets a push from some lawmakers
By Chris Klint: Woman dead in Glenn Highway crash at Knik River bridge
By Chris Klint: Alaska Dispatch News moves printing to Mat-Su

Josephine De Mott Robinson: A Woman’s Story of The Gold Rush

A Woman’s Story of The Gold Rush
By Josephine De Mott Robinson
Illustrated by Mead Schaeffer

“A Woman’s Story of the Gold Rush” McCall’s Magazine Jan 1928. This is in PDF form. Click on link to open.

907 Updates October 15, 2017

By Cameron Mackintosh and Phil Walczak: 23 Alaskan veterans return from honor flight to Washington DC
By Victoria Taylor: A member of the legendary Tuskegee Airmen visits JBER
By Bonney Bowman: Inside the Gates: Saying goodbye
KTVA’s Bonney Bowman has been covering the military in Alaska for four years. In that time, she’s traveled around the state and the world with our service members, bringing you their stories.

By Juan Montes: UPDATE: Two people dead, others injured after a vehicle collision on the Seward Highway
By Kalinda Kindle: Mobile food pantry brings fresh produce to those in need
By Patrick Moussignac: Bump stocks a rare sight at Anchorage gun show

SitNews: Republican Senators Call on Lt. Gov. Mallot to Fight “Ballot Box Biology” By MARY KAUFFMAN

Ketchikan, Alaska news. Southeast Alaska news, Alaska news, national and world news.

Source: SitNews: Republican Senators Call on Lt. Gov. Mallot to Fight “Ballot Box Biology” By MARY KAUFFMAN

Last Great Mess – Craig Medred

When the guilty go unnamed, everyone becomes guilty, and so it is the mushers in Alaska’s biggest sporting event have become a bunch of dopers.

Thank the Iditarod Trail Committee, which this week revealed it had discovered a team of doped dogs and then tried to cover up everything else about the case.

Apparently the Iditarod’s board of directors never got the memo outlining how a cover up invariably creates more problems than it solves. If the board had, it would have been straightforward – as are the governing bodies of many other sports organizations – in announcing there had been a doping positive; this is who was involved; and here is what is being done about it.


Source: Last Great Mess – Craig Medred

Twice In A Lifetime: Solace

Source: Twice In A Lifetime: Solace

What Do I Know?: SB91, Anchorage Assembly, Public Anger Over Crime

Source: What Do I Know?: SB91, Anchorage Assembly, Public Anger Over Crime

907 Updates October 14, 2017

By Chris Klint, Bonney Bowman and Liz Raines: 2nd Anchorage school student targeted in abduction attempt
By Kyle Hopkins: State mistakenly charges faraway college student with Anchorage car theft
By Sean Maguire: Winter heating bills set to rise from colder weather and higher energy costs
By Samantha Angaiak: Aviation business reports “av gas” theft issues
By Mike Ross: Baby whale rescue: experts from across U.S. treat beluga calf
By Caslon Hatch: Two weeks of enforcement, dozens of citations issued on Seward Highwa
By Alexis Fernandez: Mexican consulate on wheels in Anchorage this weekend
The Consulate on Wheels will be available October 14 to October 15 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Northway Mall.
By Leroy Polk: Man sentenced to 28 years for Muldoon hardware store robbery
ANCHORAGE (KTUU) – A superior court judge handed down a hefty sentence in court on Friday, stemming back to a robbery in June of this year, that ended with an exchange of gunfire. William Travis McCann, 45, will serve 28 years in prison, after pleading guilty to robbery, assault, and misconduct with a weapon.

Thank you Maria Caruso!
By Kortnie Horazdovsky: Red Cross sends Alaska volunteer to California fires
ANCHORAGE (KTUU) – The Red Cross of Alaska is sending a Disaster Workforce Specialist to California to assist with volunteer coordination with the devastating wildfires still burning across the state.

Maria Caruso left Alaska Thursday afternoon to assist.
He shot the abusive boyfriend of the neighbor. However the man was running away at the time of the shooting. What is the PTSD this young man suffers from?
By Chris Klint: Man convicted of 2014 murder after neighbors’ argument
By Lauren Maxwell: After 42 years, beloved postman still delivering to same Anchorage neighborhood
By Daybreak Staff: Mic Check in the Morning: Shane Russel
By Daybreak Staff: Harlem Globetrotter Zeus McClurkin
By Daybreak Staff: Adopt-a-Pet: Manu and Monster

Alaska Public Media

Source: News | Alaska Public Media

Kenai National Wildlife Refuge PEEPS Program – AK on the GO

An innovative program at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge offices in Soldotna provides little ones with nature-based preschool.

Source: Kenai National Wildlife Refuge PEEPS Program – AK on the GO