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The Daily Comet
CNBC focuses on low oil prices in live broadcast from LaroseScott Cohn have traveled to states that have felt the biggest impacts from the
CNBC focuses on low oil prices in live broadcast from Larose
The Daily Comet / Posted 23 minutes ago
Scott Cohn have traveled to states that have felt the biggest impacts from the low price of oil, including North Dakota, Alaska and New Mexico, as part of the series titled, “Crude Reality: State of Pain.” Larose was their final stop. Even... Read more
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examiner.com
Crystal Cruises kicks off Alaska season June 19Hurry up, Crystal Cruises is starting its seasonal exploration of Alaskan water
Crystal Cruises kicks off Alaska season June 19
examiner.com / Posted 43 minutes ago
Hurry up, Crystal Cruises is starting its seasonal exploration of Alaskan water through fabulous fjords, past ice bergs and magnificent mountains filled with wild life. Called the Last Frontier because of its wealth of opportunities and many lightly... Read more
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Alaska Public
outdoor explorerA huge proportion of Alaska is covered with ice. A lot more than has towns and
outdoor explorer
Alaska Public / Posted an hour ago
A huge proportion of Alaska is covered with ice. A lot more than has towns and cities or anything man made on it. That’s a lot of country to explore, and its truly beautiful, like another world. On the next Outdoor Explorer the topic is glacier... Read more
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Alaska Public
Healy cabin program wins national attentionalumni of the cabin program have gone onto careers in the building trades, incl
Healy cabin program wins national attention
Alaska Public / Posted an hour ago
alumni of the cabin program have gone onto careers in the building trades, including with the park service. N.P.S. Alaska Region Director Bert Frost presented cabin program students and instructors with the national volunteer service award... Read more
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Alaska Public
Made of Salmon: Alaska Stories from The Salmon ProjectLori Townsend is the News Director for the Alaska Public Radio Network. She got
Made of Salmon: Alaska Stories from The Salmon Project
Alaska Public / Posted an hour ago
Lori Townsend is the News Director for the Alaska Public Radio Network. She got her start in broadcasting at the age of 11 as the park announcer of the fast pitch baseball games in Deer Park, Wisconsin. She has worked in print and broadcast... Read more
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Alaska Public
Girdwood considers Trooper offerthe community voted last month to pay extra property taxes for police protectio
Girdwood considers Trooper offer
Alaska Public / Posted an hour ago
the community voted last month to pay extra property taxes for police protection, because state budget cuts are forcing the Alaska State Trooper post in Girdwood to shut down on July 1. The board of supervisors has explored a plan to use officers... Read more
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Alaska Public
Alaska House to continue legal challenge to Medicaid expansionThe Alaska House plans to continue pursuing a legal challenge to Gov. Bill Walk
Alaska House to continue legal challenge to Medicaid expansion
Alaska Public / Posted an hour ago
The Alaska House plans to continue pursuing a legal challenge to Gov. Bill Walker’s authority to expand Medicaid on his own. Lawmakers faced a deadline for a decision on whether to appeal a judge’s decision tossing the challenge brought last summer... Read more
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The Houma Courier
CNBC focuses on low oil prices in live broadcast from LaroseScott Cohn have traveled to states that have felt the biggest impacts from the
CNBC focuses on low oil prices in live broadcast from Larose
The Houma Courier / Posted an hour ago
Scott Cohn have traveled to states that have felt the biggest impacts from the low price of oil, including North Dakota, Alaska and New Mexico, as part of the series titled, “Crude Reality: State of Pain.” Larose was their final stop. Even... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Powerball's pull puts weekend jackpot at $415 millionLINES Powerball is sold in 44 states, plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and t
Powerball's pull puts weekend jackpot at $415 million
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted an hour ago
LINES Powerball is sold in 44 states, plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. That leaves Alabama, Alaska, Hawaii, Mississippi, Nevada and Utah as the only states that don't participate. Typically, the busiest retailers and... Read more
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Breitbart
San Andreas Fault Threatens SoCal, Coachella Valleythings. Other reports indicate that the tension between two tectonic plates ne
San Andreas Fault Threatens SoCal, Coachella Valley
Breitbart / Posted an hour ago
things. Other reports indicate that the tension between two tectonic plates near the Aleutian Islands in southwestern Alaska could cause a quake big enough to send a giant tsunami charging directly at California. Follow Adelle Nazarian on... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Fossil Fuel Billionaires Kill Childrenhave definitely heard about. But what you didn't hear from the mainstream medi
Fossil Fuel Billionaires Kill Children
Op-Ed News / Posted an hour ago
have definitely heard about. But what you didn't hear from the mainstream media is that the wildfires in Alberta, and in Alaska, are directly related to climate change. The media and the fossil fuel industry's shills won't tell you this, but... Read more
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examiner.com
How New York became the city as we know it todaycan offer so much and have a population of 8.5 million, greater than Montana, W
How New York became the city as we know it today
examiner.com / Posted an hour ago
can offer so much and have a population of 8.5 million, greater than Montana, Wyoming, North and South Dakota, and even Alaska. Our history extends as far back as the 17th century and has evolved tremendously over the past five centuries. The... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Abel Fernandez Dead: 'Untouchables' Actor Was 85Fernandez played Chief Firebird, an Indian boxer who is hesitant to throw a fig
Abel Fernandez Dead: 'Untouchables' Actor Was 85
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 hours ago
Fernandez played Chief Firebird, an Indian boxer who is hesitant to throw a fight. Fernandez's film résumé also included Alaska Seas (1954) opposite Robert Ryan, Fort Yuma (1955), Pork Chop Hill (1959) with Gregory Peck, Apache Uprising (1965),... Read more
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The Atlantic
Who Will the Republican Vice Presidential Nominee Be?many of them are coming around, perhaps that’s not a big deal.Gage SkidmoreSara
Who Will the Republican Vice Presidential Nominee Be?
The Atlantic / Posted 2 hours ago
many of them are coming around, perhaps that’s not a big deal.Gage SkidmoreSarah Palin Who is she? The former governor of Alaska endorsed Trump in January. She was John McCain’s running mate in 2008. The scuttlebutt: Palin is a high-profile... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Many Republicans are eating their nasty words about Trumphim. Whatever that means. Other Republicans - including Sens. John McCain (Ariz
Many Republicans are eating their nasty words about Trump
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
him. Whatever that means. Other Republicans - including Sens. John McCain (Ariz.), Tom Cotton (Ark.) and Dan Sullivan (Alaska) - have also said they would support "the nominee," while avoiding saying his name. There is also a political... Read more
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Zero Hedge
How Did Nate Silver (And Everyone Else) Get Trump So Wrong: The Flip-Flopping Polsterseason proclaiming Trump had <2% chance of being nominated) by March 1 predicte
How Did Nate Silver (And Everyone Else) Get Trump So Wrong: The Flip-Flopping Polster
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 hours ago
season proclaiming Trump had <2% chance of being nominated) by March 1 predicted with 94% probability that Trump would win Alaska (he lost). Silver then predicted on March 8 with >99% probability that Clinton would win Michigan (she lost). Silver... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
U.S. rig count drops to all-time low; Colorado drops oneas miscellaneous. Among major oil- and gas-producing states, Oklahoma declined
U.S. rig count drops to all-time low; Colorado drops one
Greeley Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
as miscellaneous. Among major oil- and gas-producing states, Oklahoma declined by three rigs, Louisiana was down two and Alaska, Colorado, North Dakota and Ohio each fell by one. Colorado had 15 rigs running, the majority of which are in Weld... Read more
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CTV News
U.S. airlines ask travellers to complain about brutally long security linesbased on the assumption that travellers would enrol in PreCheck. They did not.
U.S. airlines ask travellers to complain about brutally long security lines
CTV News / Posted 2 hours ago
based on the assumption that travellers would enrol in PreCheck. They did not. The airline trade group, which represents Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines, said on the... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
The most surprising cause of death in every stateHuman Immunodeficiency Virus Over-Indexed In: District of Columbia, Florida#14
The most surprising cause of death in every state
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 3 hours ago
Human Immunodeficiency Virus Over-Indexed In: District of Columbia, Florida#14. Intentional Self-Harm Over-Indexed In: Alaska, Idaho, Maine, Montana, New Hampshire, Utah, Wyoming#15. Stomach Cancer This is also known as malignant neoplasm of... Read more
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The Washington Times
Alaskan tourists take advantage of homeless shelter’s free food, coffeeA homeless shelter in Ketchikan, Alaska, has appealed to city officials for ext
Alaskan tourists take advantage of homeless shelter’s free food, coffee
The Washington Times / Posted 3 hours ago
A homeless shelter in Ketchikan, Alaska, has appealed to city officials for extra funding after cruise ship passengers started taking advantage of the facility’s free food and drinks. Ketchikan boasts a population of barely 8,000, but hosted roughly... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
The most surprising cause of death in Colorado, every other stateHuman Immunodeficiency Virus Over-Indexed In: District of Columbia, Florida#14
The most surprising cause of death in Colorado, every other state
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 3 hours ago
Human Immunodeficiency Virus Over-Indexed In: District of Columbia, Florida#14. Intentional Self-Harm Over-Indexed In: Alaska, Idaho, Maine, Montana, New Hampshire, Utah, Wyoming#15. Stomach Cancer This is also known as malignant neoplasm of... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
The most surprising cause of death in every stateHuman Immunodeficiency Virus Over-Indexed In: District of Columbia, Florida#14
The most surprising cause of death in every state
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 3 hours ago
Human Immunodeficiency Virus Over-Indexed In: District of Columbia, Florida#14. Intentional Self-Harm Over-Indexed In: Alaska, Idaho, Maine, Montana, New Hampshire, Utah, Wyoming#15. Stomach Cancer This is also known as malignant neoplasm of... Read more
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New Now Next
8 "Drag Race" Drag Mothers And DaughtersRico, but as contestants on RPDR, where they slayed in Seasons 4 and 5, respect
8 "Drag Race" Drag Mothers And Daughters
New Now Next / Posted 3 hours ago
Rico, but as contestants on RPDR, where they slayed in Seasons 4 and 5, respectively. Alyssa Edwards & Laganja Estranja and Shangela Jer Ber Jones and Alaska Thunderfuck Watch Dear Mama, an all-star tribute to celebrity moms, May 8 at 9pm on... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Alaska schools can make own rules on transgender athletesANCHORAGE — Alaska’s governing body for high school activities says it is leavi
Alaska schools can make own rules on transgender athletes
Juneau Empire / Posted 3 hours ago
ANCHORAGE — Alaska’s governing body for high school activities says it is leaving it up to schools to decide what teams transgender students can compete on. Billy Strickland, executive director of the Alaska School Activities Association, said... Read more
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Salon.com
US rig count drops 5 this week to 415, another all-time lowas miscellaneous. Among major oil- and gas-producing states, Oklahoma declined
US rig count drops 5 this week to 415, another all-time low
Salon.com / Posted 3 hours ago
as miscellaneous. Among major oil- and gas-producing states, Oklahoma declined by three rigs, Louisiana was down two and Alaska, Colorado, North Dakota and Ohio each fell by one. Texas gained three rigs and Utah one. Arkansas, California,... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Progress made with play-based preschoolthey learn. The parents are currently in the middle of applying for a license
Progress made with play-based preschool
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 3 hours ago
they learn. The parents are currently in the middle of applying for a license and waiting on inspections from the state’s Alaska Child Care Program office, which Bethune expects will go fairly smoothly. “All pre-elementary programs, whether... Read more
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Daily Herald
US airlines enlist travelers in effort to cut security linesbased on the assumption that travelers would enroll in PreCheck. They did not.
US airlines enlist travelers in effort to cut security lines
Daily Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
based on the assumption that travelers would enroll in PreCheck. They did not. The airline trade group, which represents Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines, said on the... Read more
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Alaska Public
opioid detox centersa hot topic in the headlines this week. And as always, the struggle behind comm
opioid detox centers
Alaska Public / Posted 4 hours ago
a hot topic in the headlines this week. And as always, the struggle behind commercial marijuana continues throughout the state. On this week's Alaska Edition, we go behind the headlines with a group of reporters covering stories on drugs and alco... Read more
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Alaska Public
marijuana regulationa hot topic in the headlines this week. And as always, the struggle behind comm
marijuana regulation
Alaska Public / Posted 4 hours ago
a hot topic in the headlines this week. And as always, the struggle behind commercial marijuana continues throughout the state. On this week's Alaska Edition, we go behind the headlines with a group of reporters covering stories on drugs and alco... Read more
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Alaska Public
bethel liquor storea hot topic in the headlines this week. And as always, the struggle behind comm
bethel liquor store
Alaska Public / Posted 4 hours ago
a hot topic in the headlines this week. And as always, the struggle behind commercial marijuana continues throughout the state. On this week's Alaska Edition, we go behind the headlines with a group of reporters covering stories on drugs and alco... Read more
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Alaska Public
Marijuana legalization in AlaskaPersonal recreational marijuana use and possession became legal in Alaska on Fe
Marijuana legalization in Alaska
Alaska Public / Posted 4 hours ago
Personal recreational marijuana use and possession became legal in Alaska on February 24, 2015, as determined by voters through the passage of Ballot Measure 2. This requires the State to develop regulations regarding the sale and use. On this Line... Read more
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Alaska Public
Managing Global Insecurityeverybody else does, is the FM Content Producer for KSKA-FM. He produces and ed
Managing Global Insecurity
Alaska Public / Posted 4 hours ago
everybody else does, is the FM Content Producer for KSKA-FM. He produces and edits episodes of Outdoor Explorer, Addressing Alaskans, as well as a few other programs. He also maintains the web posts for those shows and many others on... Read more
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Alaska Public
Reporter’s roundtable: Liquor stores, detox centers and marijuanathat had the heaviest hand in propelling her into video production. She graduat
Reporter’s roundtable: Liquor stores, detox centers and marijuana
Alaska Public / Posted 4 hours ago
that had the heaviest hand in propelling her into video production. She graduated in May 2014 and having never been to Alaska, moved up in the winter of 2015 to work at Alaska Public Media as a video producer. One random bit of information is... Read more
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Alaska Public
49 Voices: Tim Pominville of Eagle Riverin downtown Anchorage where he works at the Glacier Brewhouse. Tim Pominville
49 Voices: Tim Pominville of Eagle River
Alaska Public / Posted 4 hours ago
in downtown Anchorage where he works at the Glacier Brewhouse. Tim Pominville of Eagle River (Photo by Zoe Sobel, KUCB – Unalaska) I’ve been here just over a year and a quarter, but I love it. I grew up in the mid-west – Minnesota, Wisconsin –... Read more
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The Washington Times
US airlines enlist travelers in effort to cut security linesbased on the assumption that travelers would enroll in PreCheck. They did not.
US airlines enlist travelers in effort to cut security lines
The Washington Times / Posted 4 hours ago
based on the assumption that travelers would enroll in PreCheck. They did not. The airline trade group, which represents Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines, said on the... Read more
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CBS Denver
Trump Sweep Of GOP Field Deflates Federal Land Transfer PushWestern states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexi
Trump Sweep Of GOP Field Deflates Federal Land Transfer Push
CBS Denver / Posted 4 hours ago
Western states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. In Alaska, the federal government owns over 60 percent. Among the remaining states, federal ownership stands at just 4... Read more
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FOX Business
Marijuana Gains Global Support With Approvals On The Horizon In Germany and Canadaalready in the United States. Prior to passing their recreational marijuana law
Marijuana Gains Global Support With Approvals On The Horizon In Germany and Canada
FOX Business / Posted 4 hours ago
already in the United States. Prior to passing their recreational marijuana laws, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, and Alaska all had medical marijuana laws on the books first. Germany's parliament could still say no to Grohe's legislation,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
US airlines enlist travellers in effort to cut security linesbased on the assumption that travellers would enrol in PreCheck. They did not.
US airlines enlist travellers in effort to cut security lines
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
based on the assumption that travellers would enrol in PreCheck. They did not. The airline trade group, which represents Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines, said on the... Read more
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FOX Business
Marijuana Gains Global Support With Approvals On The Horizon In Germany and Canadaalready in the United States. Prior to passing their recreational marijuana law
Marijuana Gains Global Support With Approvals On The Horizon In Germany and Canada
FOX Business / Posted 4 hours ago
already in the United States. Prior to passing their recreational marijuana laws, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, and Alaska all had medical marijuana laws on the books first. Germany's parliament could still say no to Grohe's legislation,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
US airlines enlist travelers in effort to cut security linesbased on the assumption that travelers would enroll in PreCheck. They did not.
US airlines enlist travelers in effort to cut security lines
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 4 hours ago
based on the assumption that travelers would enroll in PreCheck. They did not. The airline trade group, which represents Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines, said on the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
US airlines enlist travelers in effort to cut security linesbased on the assumption that travelers would enroll in PreCheck. They did not.
US airlines enlist travelers in effort to cut security lines
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
based on the assumption that travelers would enroll in PreCheck. They did not. The airline trade group, which represents Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines, said on the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
US airlines enlist travelers in effort to cut security linesbased on the assumption that travelers would enroll in PreCheck. They did not.
US airlines enlist travelers in effort to cut security lines
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 hours ago
based on the assumption that travelers would enroll in PreCheck. They did not. The airline trade group, which represents Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines, said on the... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Swarm of earthquakes detected as Mount St. Helens recharges magmaup from areas around Washington state. The 1980 eruption is the first eruption
Swarm of earthquakes detected as Mount St. Helens recharges magma
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 hours ago
up from areas around Washington state. The 1980 eruption is the first eruption in the continental United States outside of Alaska since 1917. 1980-1986 – Many small eruptions occur. October 1986 – Sixteen “dome-building” eruptions build up the... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
B.C. wildfire crosses into Alberta, medical teams to help evacueesBeatton Airport Road fire, estimated at 10,000 hectares. It was listed as 85 pe
B.C. wildfire crosses into Alberta, medical teams to help evacuees
Fernie Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
Beatton Airport Road fire, estimated at 10,000 hectares. It was listed as 85 per cent contained by Friday morning, and the Alaska Highway reopened after the fire crossed to the west side of the highway. The Peace River Regional District issued an... Read more
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Nelson Star
B.C. wildfire crosses into Alberta, medical teams to help evacueesBeatton Airport Road fire, estimated at 10,000 hectares. It was listed as 85 pe
B.C. wildfire crosses into Alberta, medical teams to help evacuees
Nelson Star / Posted 4 hours ago
Beatton Airport Road fire, estimated at 10,000 hectares. It was listed as 85 per cent contained by Friday morning, and the Alaska Highway reopened after the fire crossed to the west side of the highway. The Peace River Regional District issued an... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Era Helicopters suspends Juneau flights following Thursday afternoon crashthe helicopter that crashed on Norris Glacier near Juneau Thursday afternoon wa
Era Helicopters suspends Juneau flights following Thursday afternoon crash
Juneau Empire / Posted 4 hours ago
the helicopter that crashed on Norris Glacier near Juneau Thursday afternoon was identified as 39-year-old Jiri Hanis by Alaska State Troopers. As of Friday morning, Hanis was in serious condition in the intensive care unit at Seattle’s... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
B.C. wildfire crosses into Alberta, medical teams to help evacueesBeatton Airport Road fire, estimated at 10,000 hectares. It was listed as 85 pe
B.C. wildfire crosses into Alberta, medical teams to help evacuees
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 4 hours ago
Beatton Airport Road fire, estimated at 10,000 hectares. It was listed as 85 per cent contained by Friday morning, and the Alaska Highway reopened after the fire crossed to the west side of the highway. The Peace River Regional District issued an... Read more
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Rossland News
B.C. wildfire crosses into Alberta, medical teams to help evacueesBeatton Airport Road fire, estimated at 10,000 hectares. It was listed as 85 pe
B.C. wildfire crosses into Alberta, medical teams to help evacuees
Rossland News / Posted 4 hours ago
Beatton Airport Road fire, estimated at 10,000 hectares. It was listed as 85 per cent contained by Friday morning, and the Alaska Highway reopened after the fire crossed to the west side of the highway. The Peace River Regional District issued an... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
B.C. wildfire crosses into Alberta, medical teams to help evacueesBeatton Airport Road fire, estimated at 10,000 hectares. It was listed as 85 pe
B.C. wildfire crosses into Alberta, medical teams to help evacuees
Maple Ridge News / Posted 4 hours ago
Beatton Airport Road fire, estimated at 10,000 hectares. It was listed as 85 per cent contained by Friday morning, and the Alaska Highway reopened after the fire crossed to the west side of the highway. The Peace River Regional District issued an... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
B.C. wildfire crosses into Alberta, medical teams to help evacueesBeatton Airport Road fire, estimated at 10,000 hectares. It was listed as 85 pe
B.C. wildfire crosses into Alberta, medical teams to help evacuees
Revelstoke Review / Posted 4 hours ago
Beatton Airport Road fire, estimated at 10,000 hectares. It was listed as 85 per cent contained by Friday morning, and the Alaska Highway reopened after the fire crossed to the west side of the highway. The Peace River Regional District issued an... Read more
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