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Photo: Shooting for the Cure updated 8:15pm

Protest of alleged spice sales organized  Last update: 8:19pm

Sunday afternoon, demonstrators bearing signs with slogans such as “morals before money” and “no poison for profit” will gather in front of Tobacco Distress, a Sterling smoke shop from which...


Kenai girls, Homer girls take state cross-country titles

The shadow of one of the nation's preeminent female high school runners may be gone from the Alaska cross-country scene, but the seedlings that were planted in the aftermath have quickly flourished.

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Fred Sturman: Conservative spending, freedom of choice

During my 50 years of residency, I've been an involved and concerned citizen when it comes to issues that affect us all. I believe in conservative spending values, freedom of choice and equal opportunity for all.

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Arts & Culture

Reeling it in: Everest disaster made for the big screen

Universal Pictures
2 hours, 1 minute

There are some stories that seem so tailor-made for the big screen that you can't imagine why they haven't been made before now.

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Reader's Poll

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