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Alaska composer wins Pulitzer for Seattle Symphony piece

The onetime executive director of the Northern Alaska Environmental Center, the Alaska-based composer and author's work has long been inspired by the natural world he's experienced, and the Pulitzer committee was attracted to the real-world feel of "Become ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/54953750/ns/local_news-seattle_wa/t/alaska-composer-wi...

Bill to Arm VPSOs Passes Alaska Legistlature

"The VPSOs will receive absolutely identical firearms training as Alaska State Troopers and municipal police officers receive," said Sen. Donald Olson (D-Golovin). On March 19, 2013 Officer Thomas Madole was shot and killed in the line of duty in the ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/54969794/ns/local_news-anchorage_ak/t/bill-arm-vpsos-p...

Alaska Senate Passes Capital Budget

The Alaska Senate has passed a $2.2 billion state capital budget on a 19-1 vote. Reconsideration was served, meaning it could be voted on again. Senate Finance Committee co-chair Kevin Meyer said he thought members had done a good job of trying to limit ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/54933756/ns/local_news-anchorage_ak/t/alaska-senate-pa...

ASD Students Seek Changes in Alaska Motorcycle Helmet Laws

"Why would you risk just dying just to not wear a helmet?" The students say knowing that 80 percent of Alaska's motorcycle accidents are fatal is a big motivator. "We see people die from this all the time and it changes their lives -- you can't take that ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/54963754/ns/local_news-anchorage_ak/t/asd-students-see...

Alaska ad proudly ties Dem senator to 'Obamacare'

An independent group in Alaska is airing a TV ad that praises Democratic Sen. Mark Begich for helping people obtain insurance even if they have "pre-existing conditions," such as cancer. The 30-second ad doesn't mention Obama or his health care law by name.http://www.nbcnews.com/id/54931517/ns/politics/t/alaska-ad-proudly-ties-dem-sena...

Former UAA Faculty Member Arrested in Child Porn Case

A former University of Alaska Anchorage faculty member has been arrested on child pornography charges, after a public call for information on his whereabouts Tuesday night. According to a Wednesday AST dispatch, 37-year-old Curtis Osterhoudt was taken into ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/54970774/ns/local_news-anchorage_ak/t/former-uaa-facul...

Rural Alaska Superintendents Speak Out on BSA Increase

While urban school districts have been debating the state's base student allocation, or BSA, it's also a hot topic in rural Alaska -- where some superintendents say it hasn't kept up with their districts' costs. All hands are on deck in the Kodiak Island ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/54925055/ns/local_news-anchorage_ak/t/rural-alaska-sup...

Command Change at Alaska Coast Guard

The Coast Guard has scheduled a change of command for the Alaska district. Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo on June 12 will transfer authority to Rear Adm. Daniel Abel at a ceremony in Juneau. Ostebo has led the Alaska district since May 2011.http://www.nbcnews.com/id/54931458/ns/local_news-anchorage_ak/t/command-change-a...

House Finance Hears Gas Line Bill

In this year’s legislative push to approve an all-Alaska natural gas pipeline, the driving force has been state Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Joe Balash. "It's kind of like a big boulder," Balash said. "Once you get it moving, you want to ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/54955256/ns/local_news-anchorage_ak/t/house-finance-he...

Male Inmate Seriously Injured in Anchorage Jail Assault

An Anchorage Jail inmate was seriously injured by another inmate in a Friday assault, Alaska State Troopers say. A Tuesday AST report indicates troopers were informed Monday afternoon about the incident involving two male inmates at the jail, also called ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/54962557/ns/local_news-anchorage_ak/t/male-inmate-seri...

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'Open season' for sex at Alaskan base , military officials ...

Updated April. 12, 2014

An Army battalion commander at the Space and Missile Defense Command at Fort Greely, Alaska, is under investigation for allegedly "condoning" adultery and creating an ...http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/05/24/18477490-open-season-for-sex-at-alask...

Alaska sweating through brutal blast of heat - U.S. News

Updated April. 7, 2014

Famed for its biting cold, Alaska is now sweating through a brutal heat wave that has gone from an oddball curiosity to a worrisome danger.http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/06/25/19132767-alaska-sweating-through-brut...

Welcome to Royal Caribbean International

Updated April. 14, 2014

Seward, Alaska; Tampa, Florida; Vancouver, British Columbia; Close. Asia & the Pacific ...http://www.royalcaribbean.com/home.do

Baked Alaska: Crazy weather swings from ice to fire - U.S ...

Updated April. 14, 2014

In Alaska, houses are built to keep warm air in and cold air out, not the other way around. So with a record-setting heat wave scorching the state, residents are ...http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/06/18/19026098-baked-alaska-crazy-weather-s...

Alaska congressman apologizes for using ethnic slur ...

Updated April. 12, 2014

Alaska congressman apologizes for using ethnic slur. By First Read. Friday Mar 29, 2013 1:11 PM. Email. Tweet. Republicans are in desperate need of attracting more ...http://firstread.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/03/29/17519968-alaska-congressman-apolog...

Alaska town buried in snow gets military help - Weather ...

Updated April. 11, 2014

... there is no road access to the town, only boat and plane passage, said Maj. Gen. Thomas Katkus, adjutant general of the Alaska National Guard. ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/45923783/ns/weather/t/alaska-town-buried-snow-gets-sho...

Alaska volcano spews 5-mile-high plume of cinders - U.S. News

Updated April. 7, 2014

The Pavlof Volcano in Alaska, seen here on May 18, has sent a plume of cinders 5 miles into the sky.http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/06/26/19149983-alaska-volcano-spews-5-mile-...

Chilling details released in Alaska barista's killing - U ...

Updated April. 11, 2014

Keyes, 34, was arrested in March in Texas, after using Koenig's stolen debit card at ATMs there and in Alaska, Arizona and New Mexico. He was facing a March trial in ...http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/12/05/15695664-chilling-details-released-in...

Chugach Alaska Corporation and Subsidiaries - Job ...

Updated April. 15, 2014

Chugach Alaska Corporation, its subsidiaries and joint ventures offer preference to Chugach Alaska Corporation shareholders, ...https://chugach.tms.hrdepartment.com/cgi-bin/a/searchjobs_quick.cgi

Man, 24, charged in double homicide in Alaska - U.S. News

Updated April. 14, 2014

ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- A 24-year-old man has been charged with beating an Alaska man and his wife to death and sexually assaulting their 2-year-old great-granddaughter ...http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/05/26/18517589-man-24-charged-in-double-hom...