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Alaska and Yukon Headlines

AK Beat: Eagleglen Golf Course will be shut by JBER officials

Mon, 2014-04-28 08:27
AK Beat: Eagleglen Golf Course will be shut by JBER officials The course has operated at a loss of nearly $2 million over the last three years, with a 37 percent decline in use of the course over the last decade, according to officials from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson.  April 28, 2014

I Am A Surfer

Sun, 2014-04-27 23:31

There isn’t a whole lot of surfing going on in Alaska, but Homer based Scott Dickerson aims to change that.

Video:
Josh Skoglund – www.jgsconcepts.com
Scott Dickerson – www.surfalaska.net
Slavik Boyechko
Travis Gilmour

Story:
Slavik Boyechko

Music:
Starship Amazing

'Jackson's Law' would allow parents to file lawsuits in wrongful deaths of unborn children

Sun, 2014-04-27 20:16
'Jackson's Law' would allow parents to file lawsuits in wrongful deaths of unborn children After the death of his unborn child, Wasilla resident Jonathan Goodwin began looking for resolution. He hopes a bill awaiting the governor's signature that allows parents to seek civil action in the wrongful death of an unborn child will help prevent future loss of life. Some, though, still have reservations about the bill.April 27, 2014

Research suggests Alaska seaweed may be potent weapon against diabetes, obesity

Sun, 2014-04-27 20:14
Research suggests Alaska seaweed may be potent weapon against diabetes, obesity It turns out that several varieties of Alaska seaweed -- long a staple in the traditional diet of some Alaska Native groups -- are antioxidant powerhouses. And researchers are figuring out how the aquatic plants could prove beneficial in fighting obesity.April 27, 2014

Feds say Alaska laws that hamper lawsuits against mining companies must be changed

Sun, 2014-04-27 20:10
Feds say Alaska laws that hamper lawsuits against mining companies must be changed Under the current law, people who unsuccessfully challenge an agency decision or who sue a coal mining company for violations can be held accountable for the other side’s attorney fees. April 27, 2014

Murkowski visits Point Hope, but just misses whaling window

Sun, 2014-04-27 20:06
Murkowski visits Point Hope, but just misses whaling window The senior U.S. Senator from Alaska was in the village to talk to residents about issues related to the Arctic, including coastline mapping and the likelihood of increased shipping in the region. April 27, 2014

Recipe: 13 ways of looking at an egg

Sun, 2014-04-27 19:55
Recipe: 13 ways of looking at an egg The humble egg is a most versatile ingredient because it can take on or harmonize with a range of flavors. Perhaps no preparation underlines that adorable quality more than a simple, marinated soft-boiled egg.April 27, 2014

Photos: Creative ways to cook with eggs

Sun, 2014-04-27 19:55
Photos: Creative ways to cook with eggs

The humble egg is a most versatile ingredient because it can take on or harmonize with a range of flavors. Perhaps no preparation underlines that adorable quality more than a simple, marinated soft-boiled egg.

April 27, 2014

Springtime belugas return to Cook Inlet, chasing hooligan and attracting scientists

Sun, 2014-04-27 19:33
Springtime belugas return to Cook Inlet, chasing hooligan and attracting scientists National Marine Fisheries Service catalogs beluga sightings in Alaska's Cook Inlet. But before the information reaches the agency, one researcher hopes reports come her way to aid in her continuing photo-identification projects of area belugas.April 27, 2014

Humpback that towed Alaska crab buoy to Hawaii likely still tangled

Sun, 2014-04-27 12:20
Humpback that towed Alaska crab buoy to Hawaii likely still tangled The humpback was spotted last month towing buoys traced to an Alaska crabbing vessel, but still hasn't been located by officials. An apparent attempt by would-be Good Samaritans to free the whale may have done more harm than good.April 27, 2014

AK Beat: Anchorage police looking for missing 15-year-old girl

Sun, 2014-04-27 10:19
AK Beat: Anchorage police looking for missing 15-year-old girl The Anchorage Police Department is searching for missing girl Angelisa Kelsall, 15, according to a press release sent out Sunday afternoon.April 27, 2014

Night Music: April 26, 2014

Sat, 2014-04-26 22:00

Here is the Night Music Playlist with Kirk Waldhaus.  All tracks played are listed below in the following format:

Title
Artist / Composer (if blank Artist is Composer or unkown)
Album
Label
Song Duration

8:00 – 9:00

La Primavera (Spring)
Jacques Loussier / Vivaldi
The Four Seasons
Telarc CD-83417
15:25

Body & Soul
Joe Beck / Green
The Journey
dmp CD-481
4:47

The Journey
Joe Beck / Green
The Journey
dmp CD-481
6:10

I got Rhythm
Dave Brubeck / Gershwin
Burbeck’s Back
Telarc CD-83440
6:45

Deep Purple
Dave Brubeck / De Rose
Burbeck’s Back
Telarc CD-83440
8:36

Pent Up House
Stephane Grappelli / Rollins
Stephane Grappelli / David Grisman Live
Warner 3550-2
4:38

Misty
Stephane Grappelli / Garner
Stephane Grappelli / David Grisman Live
Warner 3550-2
6:18

9:00 – 10:00

Caravan
Louie Bellson / Ellington
Louie Bellson & His Jazz Orchestra
MHS 512109L
8:27

A Latin Affair
Louie Bellson
Louie Bellson & His Jazz Orchestra
MHS 512109L
4:20

Lonely Avenue
Eric Allison
Meanstreets
Contemporary CCD-14080-2
8:14

Tenor Talk
Eric Allison
Meanstreets
Contemporary CCD-14080-2
7:24

What is this thing called love
Fred Hersch / Porter
Sarabande
SSC 1024-D
5:10

Sarabande
Fred Hersch / Porter
Sarabande
SSC 1024-D
5:37

Jepetto’s Despair
Marlon Jordan / Heron
For You Only
Columbia CK 45200
5:10

Stardust
Marlon Jordan / Carmichael
For You Only
Columbia CK 45200
8:52

Ballot initiative supporters either happy, or indifferent, about scheduling change

Sat, 2014-04-26 20:05
Ballot initiative supporters either happy, or indifferent, about scheduling change With the legislative session going past 90 days, Alaska ballot initiatives are moving from the August primary to the general election ballot in November, leaving some backers excited and others unconcerned.April 26, 2014

Canadian military explores historic sunken sailing ship in the Arctic

Sat, 2014-04-26 20:02
Canadian military explores historic sunken sailing ship in the Arctic Divers participating in an annual military exercise took the opportunity to film wreckage of a ship that was used in 1853 to search for the lost Franklin Expedition.April 26, 2014

Friends of feral cats work to change city ordinance

Sat, 2014-04-26 19:53
Friends of feral cats work to change city ordinance One Anchorage non-profit is working to change an ordinance, which would legalize the process of trapping, spaying or neutering and releasing feral cats in Alaska's largest city.April 26, 2014

Power struggle: MEA substation causes scuffle in North Birchwood

Sat, 2014-04-26 19:33
Power struggle: MEA substation causes scuffle in North Birchwood Matanuska Electric Association wants to double the capacity of a 60-year-old transformer station off North Birchwood Loop, saying the current equipment is insufficient for the growing area. Opposition has been fierce, and the Municipality of Anchorage has issued a stop-work order.April 26, 2014

New food stamp rules are unfair to rural Alaskans, says Murkowski

Sat, 2014-04-26 19:11
New food stamp rules are unfair to rural Alaskans, says Murkowski In a letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack earlier this month, Alaska's senior senator explained why provisions requiring stores to stock several kinds of fresh products were unworkable in many rural Alaska communities and would prevent many eligible recipients from receiving benefits.April 26, 2014

Poop picker-upper leads the way in Connors Bog dog park clean-up

Sat, 2014-04-26 14:43
Poop picker-upper leads the way in Connors Bog dog park clean-up Anchorage has a lot of dogs – an estimated 74,000 of them, according to the American Veterinary Medical Association. They lay down a lot of feces – about 8 million pounds per year.  That's some 11 tons of poop a day.April 26, 2014

Anchorage's Ramon Harris in NBA D-League finals

Sat, 2014-04-26 13:40
Anchorage's Ramon Harris in NBA D-League finals The last time Ramon Harris of Anchorage hoisted a championship trophy at the end of the basketball season, he was at Anchorage's West High School. April 26, 2014

Dillingham residents unhappy with disposal of dredging silt

Sat, 2014-04-26 13:06
Dillingham residents unhappy with disposal of dredging silt In the past, material dredged from Dillingham's harbor was dumped on land and used as fill. Now it's disposed of deeper in the Nushagak River. Some Dillingham residents don't like this, but paying for a new site to dump the silt is a sticking point.April 26, 2014

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