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Athletes take a stand against domestic violence

...intertwined problems of domestic violence and child abuse. It is up to all of us to not let the illumination on these twin social epidemics fade back into unspoken darkness - as we look ahead to a brighter 2015, Alaska's professional athletes come together with...
SJR3 an attack on Alaska judges, the Judiciary Council and judicial selection procedures

...women and men.Notably, the AFA agenda omits ending physical violence and sexual assault against women. Apparently these epidemics are of little interest to AFA.AFA evidently cooked up SJR3 and, along with Sen. Kelly, presented feigned, secular arguments...

...10 million to the proposed fund. The resolution also called for the establishment of a reserve of health workers to battle epidemics, but didn't specify how large this workforce would be. WHO conceded that, despite public expectations that it can respond...
Walker calls on Alaskans to pull together

...a major liquefied natural gas project. He reiterated his desire to expand Medicaid coverage and called for an end to the epidemics of rape, sexual assault and domestic violence in the state. Walker's predecessor, Republican Sean Parnell, sought to...
What will be next for wolves?

...achieved wildlife managers found the deer populations did increase until winter die-offs were counted in the thousands, epidemics like mad deer disease arose, and vehicle collisions went up considerably. The re-introduction of predators such as wolves...
OP-ed: Delay in vaccinations a cause for concern

...Herd immunity is a situation in which a sufficient proportion of the population is immune to an infectious disease, making epidemics unlikely. Again, infectious diseases are brought to Alaska from faraway places every day, so relying on herd immunity to...
Atlantic seal virus found in Kachemak Bay otters

...added. PDV is not necessarily the cause of strep syndrome, though, and more research needs to be done. PDV caused two epidemics in northern Europe, killing 23,000 harbor seals in 1988 and about 30,000 more in 2002. It also was associated with seal...
Lots of familiar faces for Bucs, Raiders

...without DE Trevor Pryce (back). Cleveland (1-1) at New York Giants (1-1) The Browns suffered one of the worst injury epidemics in recent seasons when five starters left last Sunday's loss to Dallas. DE Courtney Brown (foot) is gone for the season...
State declares rabies epidemic along northern coast

...virology lab confirmed rabies in 18 animals from Barrow, nine from Nuiqsut, seven from Wainwright, and six from Point Lay. Epidemics have been documented every three to five years. They correspond to the high ends of the cycle of the fox population, Ritter...
Perfect Sense

Now Playing Synopsis: Eva Green plays Susan, an expert in epidemics who, after having her heart broken, sees a patient who has lost the ability to smell anything after an unexpected crying jag. Turns out there is a small percentage of people who are experiencing emotional upheavals and then losing one or more of their senses. As she begins to research this condition, she comes to understand that the malady threatens the entire world. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Eva Green, Ewan McGregor, Connie Nielsen, Ewen Bremner, Stephen Dillane, Denis Lawson Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review


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