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...on April 25 at KCHS. Mrs. Burnett and Mrs. Trammell's classes will have artwork of sled dogs displayed in the Capitol building in Juneau during the month of May. The students were sent a state pin of the Alaska state dog, the malamute, from...
Michele Bachmann: Undeterred and undiminished

...confident and resolute despite many political setbacks. We met in her office while much of Congress was fleeing the Capitol Building ahead of a major storm that eventually dumped a foot of snow on Washington. The snow was a big deal to residents...
McConnell armed, not dangerous

...Then everyone headed off satiated after several days of red meat. McConnell will be returning to his foxhole in the Capitol building, looking for ways to somehow show the party faithful that, somehow, for all his years of deal-making in Washington...
Henry Louis Gates returns with 'The African Americans'

...other things?Just as the Great Wall of China was built with forced labor, so was much of America, including the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. "America probably would not have a culture if it weren't for black people," says one...
Cost for Alaska Capitol work more than expected

...approved about $43,000 in cost overruns Wednesday for the first phase of work to reinforce and renovate the state Capitol building.Alaska Commercial Contractors Inc. won the contract for the project, which had a budget of $1.7 million...
Skyview graduate takes turn at being a D.C. intern

...graduate Tashina Wortham poses on the steps of the Capitol Building in Washington D.C. during her internship in reports on old Alaska and give tours of the Capitol building. "In the summertime, D.C. is just bursting...
Keep session in Juneau: Recent Anchorage meeting sets bad precedent for moving capital

...that the legislature doesn't need to meet in the Capitol Building to be effective. Governor Palin was so pleased with...facilities or professional environment Juneau's Capitol Building affords, enterprising lobbyists simply move their...
Student represents state in Washington, D.C.

...a lot of things," Stropes said. "I got to see the Lincoln Memorial, we went to the Library of Congress, the Capitol Building, and the Supreme Court." After the day's tour, the students would meet in their groups and discuss the day's...
Alaska statehood bell-ringer, beloved Juneau resident dies

...flag and a third to ring the replica of the Liberty Bell that stands today in front of the present day Alaska State Capitol building on East Fourth Street. As news came on July 7, 1958, that Eisenhower had signed the Alaska Statehood Act in the...
Stevens and Murkowski make do with makeshift Senate offices the ranking member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, has a two-room office on the first floor of the Capitol Building. Murkowski, a relatively senior senator himself, has a third-floor room. All staff members for the senators...


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