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Festival returns with new identity

...celebration of fish, love and music. The festival's name change is a result of new partnership. While the Renewable...with the Kachemak Bay Conservation Society. Despite the name change, the family-friendly festival will share similar causes...
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What others say: Denali for Alaskans

...320 feet.While Congress, which has addressed the name choice previously, hasn't been amenable to an official name change, precedent exists for it.Denali National Park in the mountain's neighborhood used to be called Mount McKinley National...
Refuge Notebook: Celebrating marmots

...of you who don't know it, Marmot Day is on February 2. Celebrated in many lower 48 states as Groundhog Day, the name change was recognized by the 26th Alaska State Legislature as an official holiday. Who'd have guessed that North America's...
Rat Island is rat-free, name-change proposed

...Native groups say it's time for a name-change. They want the island to have...which is being joined in the name-change proposal by the Aleut Corp...Aleut Corp. have submitted their name-change proposal to the U.S. Board...
Fairbanks assembly mulls proposed Alaskaland name change

...celebration of the United States' purchase of Alaska from Russia. Assemblywoman Bonnie Williams, a sponsor of the name-change resolution, said she is open to other ideas for the park's name. Supporters of the change are looking for a moniker...
Easter is over, but Jesus is alive

...sought to slaughter followers of Christ. He later became known as Paul the apostle who preached the risen Lord. The name change and change of nature came from knowing a great name-Jesus, whom Paul "affirmed to be alive" (Acts 25:19...
Country Foods "Hometown Proud for 30 Years!"

...Foodtown. In the early 1980's John's sons, Dustin and Travis joined the business and after a major remodel and a name change what is now Country Foods was born. Gary Stroh, food service distribution manager for Country Foods told the Dispatch...
Bob Franken: Playing defense in Washington

...all-important bottom line.That's when we'll see Snyder and the league magnanimously declare that they have decided that a name change is appropriate. Of course, they'll come up with some sort of profitable way to make it happen, like a contest of...
Former 'Rat Island' has whole new look

...for Island Conservation earlier this year when the latest survey was conducted.The makeover of the island includes a name change: Rat Island officially became Hawadax Island, a nod to the original Aleut name, in 2012.Randy Hagenstein, Alaska...
Business news

...Coco Tan & Body has a new owner, which means a new look and new services and products to offer, as well as a slight name change. Coco Beach Tanning is a tanning salon that offers a few different ways to achieve that bronze glow. The salon has...


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