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Nonprofit works to replace Kodiak's Madsen Bear statue

...keep it up, but it's sort of (a) losing battle."The Brown Bear Trust is relying on donations and a social media campaign to raise the $40,000 it will contribute for a new bronze sculpture of the Kodiak bear. The group has raised more...
Shell move dims oil prospects, delights environmentalists

...consumption in order to prevent catastrophic changes to the earth's climate.Environmental groups, which had staged media campaigns aimed at tarnishing Shell's reputation and tried unsuccessfully to block Arctic-bound vessels, reveled in Shell's...

JUNEAU, Alaska - A media campaign is set to launch in March that is aimed at reducing the number...which received $500,000 from the Legislature last year for the media campaign. More than 129 children are born with FASD each year in Alaska...
Once more into the wild

...themselves dumping ice water on themselves and challenge three more people in the process.Since starting the social media campaign, the ALS Association reported it has received more than $41.8 million in donations.Yochim challenged all of...

...romantic activities with characters of the same sex in English editions of "Tomodachi Life." This follows a social media campaign launched by fans last month seeking virtual equality for the game's characters, which are modeled after real people...
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Marijuana legalization could cost millions

...due to its exceptional THC content," the report said.The department would also want $1.4 million to pay for a media campaign warning of the dangers of driving while stoned and to pay for trooper training so they could determine if a driver...

...needed. And she doesn't think it should be, because the chickens are therapy animals.Frushon is mounting a social media campaign to help her son Anthony, 10, keep the birds.Feeding, cleaning, training and spending time with the hens has...
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...moccasins.Friday was "Rock Your Mocs" Day.Coinciding with Native American Heritage Month in the U.S., the social media campaign started by New Mexico student Jessica "Jaylyn" Atsye has gone global.The 21-year-old Laguna Pueblo member...

...them to talk to The Associated Press only if the article mentioned the two are promoting the watch maker's social media campaign.They've gone from being skeptics dogged by veiled references about abuse to visionaries, even heroes, mirroring...
Anti-meth blitz set to educate

...Soldotna, as well as a meeting of the Peninsula Conference of Mayors held the same day. According to Anderson, the media campaign planned for this spring will use television, radio and newspapers in an effort to educate Alaskans about the increasing...


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