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After Alaska House passes minimum wage bill, Chenault takes ballot initiative leader to task

Sun, 2014-04-13 23:00
After Alaska House passes minimum wage bill, Chenault takes ballot initiative leader to taskAfter the state House approved a bill to raise the minimum wage on a 21-19 vote Sunday night, House Speaker Mike Chenault denounced Ed Flanagan, the leader of the minimum wage initiative drive, for holding up a notebook in a committee meeting on which he had drawn a dollar sign.April 13, 2014

Timeline: Notable moments in 40 years of Alaska's history with marijuana

Sun, 2014-04-13 21:17
Timeline: Notable moments in 40 years of Alaska's history with marijuana From Irwin Ravin's pivotal 1972 arrest to the trooper claiming a superhuman sense of smell, and everything in between, take a look at Alaska's colorful, criminal and confusing relationship with marijuana over the past four decades.April 13, 2014

In some of Alaska's most pristine parks, fish show traces of banned pesticides

Sun, 2014-04-13 19:43
In some of Alaska's most pristine parks, fish show traces of banned pesticides Traces of some pesticides that were likely never used in Alaska have been showing up in fish tested in the state's national parks, according to a new study. And they appear to be arriving in some roundabout ways.April 13, 2014

Chipping ice trails to open water, Alaska whalers kick off spring bowhead whale hunts

Sun, 2014-04-13 19:38
Chipping ice trails to open water, Alaska whalers kick off spring bowhead whale hunts Crews from Alaska's coastal Arctic communities have begun the spring hunt. But more new ice than usual in the past few years serves as a reminder to the crews of the dangers involved.April 13, 2014

Six great ways to enjoy Alaska before tourist season begins

Sun, 2014-04-13 19:35
Six great ways to enjoy Alaska before tourist season begins From Fairbanks to Homer, travel companies are opening early to welcome Alaskans before the crowds arrive, and the packages are priced right -- but you might have to act fast.April 13, 2014

Recipe: Matzo ball soup -- not just for Passover, and good for whatever ails you

Sun, 2014-04-13 12:50
Recipe: Matzo ball soup -- not just for Passover, and good for whatever ails you Chicken soup with matzo balls, lovingly known by my Jewish friends as "Jewish penicillin," is traditionally served as part of the Jewish holiday Passover meal, which falls this year between April 14 and April 22, but it does a body good no matter what time of year.April 13, 2014

Photos: Make matzo ball soup, whether observing Passover or not

Sun, 2014-04-13 12:49
Photos: Make matzo ball soup, whether observing Passover or not

Chicken soup with matzo balls, lovingly known by my Jewish friends as "Jewish penicillin," is traditionally served as part of the Jewish holiday Passover meal, which falls this year between April 14 and April 22.

April 13, 2014

AK Beat: Alaska Air National Guard rescues sick infant, stranded hikers in separate rescues

Sun, 2014-04-13 10:04
AK Beat: Alaska Air National Guard rescues sick infant, stranded hikers in separate rescues Alaska Air National Guard personnel conducted a medevac for a sick 2-week-old infant in rural Alaska Saturday morning, then rescued a father and two sons who became stranded while hiking between Eagle River and Girdwood later that night.April 13, 2014

Night Music: April 12, 2014

Sat, 2014-04-12 23:28

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

Saturday’s Rhapsody
Jim Chappell
Saturday’s Rhapsody
Music West MW-134
5:58

Adventure No. 11
Jim Chappell
Saturday’s Rhapsody
Music West MW-134
5:18

Sanctuary
Miles Davis
Bitches Brew
Columbia 88697 75828 2
10:20

Sonata for Swee’ Pea
Alan Broadbent
Better Days
Discovery 74004
6:19

Lazy Bird
Alan Broadbent / Coltrane
Better Days
Discovery 74004
4:00

Friday The 13th
Steve Lacy & Mal Waldron / Monk
Hot House
BMG 3098-2-N
6:07

The Mooche
Steve Lacy & Mal Waldron / Ellington
Hot House
BMG 3098-2-N
5:55

Persistence Of Memory
Jimmy Layton
Persistence Of Memory
Miracle ZYX-4452
6:05

Thief In The Night
Jimmy Layton
Persistence Of Memory
Miracle ZYX-4452
4:33
9:00 – 10:00
Peedlum
Hank Jones
Lazy Afternoon
Concord CCD-4391
5:01

Lazy Afternoon
Hank Jones
Lazy Afternoon
Concord CCD-4391
7:41

Where Monk And Mingus Live
Roland Kirk
Domino
Mercury 826 988-2
4:10

Domino
Roland Kirk / Farrari
Domino
Mercury 826 988-2
4:04

Wynton
Keystone Trio / Rollins
NewKlear Music
Milestone MCD-9270-2
7:47

Here’s To The People
Keystone Trio / Rollins
NewKlear Music
Milestone MCD-9270-2
5:31

In a Sentimental Mood
Vanessa Rubin / Ellington
Pastiche
NOVUS 63152-2
6:19

I’m Just a Lucky So and So
Vanessa Rubin / Ellington
Pastiche
NOVUS 63152-2
5:18

I’ll Remember April
Zoot Sims / Raye
On The Corner
Pablo PACD_2310-953-2
6:14

Lacking key traffic report, Alaska Senate approves Knik Arm bridge

Sat, 2014-04-12 21:39
Lacking key traffic report, Alaska Senate approves Knik Arm bridge The Alaska Senate has given its approval to a toll bridge project across Knik Arm, despite key traffic projections being overdue. The report is important for people who want to know if the project can pay back hundreds of millions of dollars that Alaska would borrow to build it.April 12, 2014

Beer industry bubbles in Alaska, while brewers feel 'crippled' by law

Sat, 2014-04-12 20:55
Beer industry bubbles in Alaska, while brewers feel 'crippled' by law A state economic trends report says that the beer industry is bubbling in Alaska, but brewers say there is a lot for lawmakers to change if they want the momentum to continue.April 12, 2014

Photos: A tour of Broken Tooth Brewing

Sat, 2014-04-12 20:55
Photos: A tour of Broken Tooth Brewing

A state economic trends report says that the beer industry is bubbling in Alaska, but brewers say there is a lot for lawmakers to change if they want the momentum to continue.

April 12, 2014

Senate scraps plan to double governor's picks on council for judge nominees

Sat, 2014-04-12 19:54
Senate scraps plan to double governor's picks on council for judge nominees Senate leaders failed to muster 14 votes for a constitutional amendment to change the way Alaska selects judges, withdrawing the proposal after a week in which the measure appeared on the calendar every day.April 12, 2014

Lessons learned: First-time candidate Mao Tosi ready for another possible political run

Sat, 2014-04-12 19:19
Lessons learned: First-time candidate Mao Tosi ready for another possible political run Tosi said he raised and spent about $4,000 on his grassroots effort to win a seat on the Anchorage Assembly, and he faced opponents who spent much more. April 12, 2014

If bill before Alaska Legislature passes, a clean drug test could get you in trouble

Sat, 2014-04-12 19:16
If bill before Alaska Legislature passes, a clean drug test could get you in trouble The bill is aimed at ensuring long-term users of prescription opioids are taking their medicine. A negative test could suggest the drugs are being redirected for illicit uses.April 12, 2014

New bridge for Unalaska's Summer Bay Road gets approval

Sat, 2014-04-12 16:43
New bridge for Unalaska's Summer Bay Road gets approval The existing wooden bridge -- built in 1981 -- is deemed "structurally deficient." A new steel one will connect the community to the popular Summer Bay Recreational Area.April 12, 2014

AK Beat: Providence Hospital to send 42 Alaska jobs Outside

Sat, 2014-04-12 10:11
AK Beat: Providence Hospital to send 42 Alaska jobs Outside Alaskans currently staffing the positions will be able to apply for them after the move.April 12, 2014

Ex-President Ahtisaari calls on Finland to join NATO with Sweden

Sat, 2014-04-12 08:05
Ex-President Ahtisaari calls on Finland to join NATO with Sweden Finland's former president says NATO membership is long overdue and could give the debt-ridden nation some financial relief.April 12, 2014

Anchorage Assembly races unchanged, library bond losing by paper-thin margin with 30 votes left to count

Fri, 2014-04-11 23:21
Anchorage Assembly races unchanged, library bond losing by paper-thin margin with 30 votes left to count Just eight votes separate the yeas and nays to determine a capital improvement bond that includes money for renovating the aging Loussac Library. Thirty votes remain uncounted and scheduled for review.April 11, 2014

Here's who got Alaska into this public employee retirement mess

Fri, 2014-04-11 22:44
Here's who got Alaska into this public employee retirement mess Retirement funds for Alaska's teachers and public employees are facing $12 billion in shortfalls. How did we get here, and who's to blame?April 11, 2014