World comes to Seldovia to sing

...festival's beginning, it has attracted musicians from around the world, said Margie McCord, one of the organizers."Every...born in Siberia. The multitalented women have played around the world and offer versatile and vibrant song and instrumental...

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Spielberg puts a real, live dinosaur on screen

...entire generation. Fifteen or twenty minutes into the movie my girlfriend and I, and millions of other movie-goers around the world, were astonished to see something we'd only ever imagined. Steven Spielberg had somehow put a real, live dinosaur...

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Op-ed: Obama's hot-air commencement address

...a warming planet, the president told the grads, "Understand, climate change did not cause the conflicts we see around the world. Yet what we also know is that severe drought helped to create the instability in Nigeria that was exploited by the...

Astronaut's visit excites Ketchikan students

...interesting and relevant guests to U.S. service stations around the world to "put a face on resiliency," said Robi Powers...resiliency message as those are in Afghanistan and Iraq and around the world that we visit."Powers and Swanson continued on to...


NEW YORK - Jazz musicians from around the world will gather this April in Paris for International Jazz...UNESCO's Paris headquarters, to be offered on live stream around the world, offers a vital message."Jazz is not simply music...

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John Kenneth Hall

...college in Odessa, Texas, and went on to a career as a petroleum engineer. During his career, Mr. Hall traveled around the world solving problems for oil companies. Mr. Hall met his wife, Judy, in Bakersfield, California. They married...

Voices of Alaska: U.S. must become informed on Arctic issues

...assumed the Chair of the Arctic Council last month in an international event held in Canada and attended by leaders from around the world. Unfortunately, it seems like this barely registered to most Americans. A recent study found that only 32 percent...

Seward leading maritime workforce efforts

...Outsiders are coming to Alaska."We have one young lady who runs a company working with mega yachts who travels all around the world including Antarctica. We have another gentlemen who works on offshore supply vessels in Cook Inlet dealing with the...

The Bookworm Sez: "Rain: A Natural and Cultural History"

...Today, even though we have modern methods of predicting rain and there are thousands of local precipitation reporters around the world, meteorologists sometimes still miss storms and showers.Even if we could tell where it was going to come down...

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State-led gas line scores low on credibility

...The state has considerable financial strength but not a lot of experience. When we look at successful LNG projects around the world, they are led by established players," or experienced companies, he said.Mayer also spoke to the idea of involving...



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