...loaned to the museum, includes works by such leading African-American artists as Beauford Delaney, Faith Ringgold, Jacob Lawrence, Augusta Savage and Henry Ossawa Tanner. The Cosby collection of more than 300 African-American paintings, prints, sculptures...

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Stolen car from Anchorage found in Kasilof

...be stolen from Anchorage and led to the arrests of Ashley Armknecht, 23, of Kasilof, James Stacy, 29, of Sterling, and Lawrence Trudell, 52, of Kasilof, for vehicle theft in the first-degree, a Class C felony.Armknecht, Stacy and Trudell were...


...But believers swear that it will become the standard of the not-so-distant future. Other movie classics, such as "Lawrence of Arabia" and "Gone With the Wind," have turned 4K.What 4K promises for movie classics is astounding, said Takashi...

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...stand in northern New York, a prosecutor said Saturday.St. Lawrence County District Attorney Mary Rain's disclosure came hours...potential that there was going to be other victims," St. Lawrence County Sheriff Kevin Wells said.The sisters were abducted...

Lawrence Charles Meyer

Lawrence "Larry" Charles Meyer, long-time Kasilof homesteader, passed away the morning of July 18, 2014...Margaret & Jesse Hendrickson; grandchildren Leslie Meyer, Glenn Hendrickson, and soon-to-be Joella Lawrence Edward.

Sikuliaq readies for ocean research

...This summer, the 261-foot oceanographic research vessel will make its way from the Great Lakes to the Pacific via the St. Lawrence Seaway and the Panama Canal, stopping for testing and research along the way. By February 2015, it is expected to arrive...


...feces can help fight off foreign infections."We're dealing with something that is pretty close to miraculous," says Dr. Lawrence Brandt of New York's Montefiore Medical Center, who has performed over 200 fecal transplants.Most products reviewed by...

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1 (2014)

Opens Friday, Nov 21, 2014 Synopsis: The Hunger Games saga continues in this sequel that finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) faced with a decision that could sway the fate of a nation. In the wake of the Quarter Quell, the Hunger Games have been changed forever, and Katniss ends up in District 13. Her courage having inspired a nation, the brave young heroine heeds the advice of her friends, and sets out to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson). Meanwhile, Katniss' fragile alliance with President Coin (Julianne Moore) could lead to disaster. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, Josh Hutcherson, Julianne Moore, Sam Claflin, Donald Sutherland Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2 (2015)

Opens Friday, Nov 20, 2015 Synopsis: The second half of Suzanne Collins' final Hunger Games book is adapted in this Lionsgate production. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Julianne Moore, Natalie Dormer, Jennifer Lawrence Movie Details Buy Tickets Movie Review

Community news and notes

...Saner of Washington and Stan Saner and Shellie Saner of Kenai.On behalf of the Soldotna Elks Lodge, Exalted Ruler Larry Lawrence and Youth Activities committee member Bob Joy were pleased to present a check for $7,100 to the Soldotna Teen Center. Accepting...



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