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Getting back to 'Tomorrow' proves very difficult

...Prometheus" and "Lost" had some really neat ideas, but end up rushing them on screen. Hugh Laurie, the villainous Governor Nix, has a great speech near the end of the film - it's pointed, eloquent, and directly aimed at the American public. It's...
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'He's my hero'

WASILLA - Cassie Nix only briefly met Anthony Keller the morning...that's all it would take for Keller to become Nix's hero. That's the day Keller, a 15-year-old...couldn't breathe, I was hyperventilating," Nix said about what she remembered after her...
Nikiski Middle-High School

...words tumbled out of their mouths as Marissa Oehler, Natasha Nix and Tori Bower attempted to explain how they felt about graduating...wanted to go to beauty school, probably to study cosmetology. Nix said she plans to join the Air Force and move to Colorado after...
Alaska faces lean budget times as oil prices fall

...placeholder after taking office last month set the tone. He also halted new spending on six megaprojects but has yet to officially nix any.He has asked Alaskans for their ideas for saving money, or raising it. Those with the top five ideas will have a chance...

...friend.CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)HHH Pressure seems to build around a matter that you must deal with. You might want to nix any spending for now. You could feel as if a lot is out of your control and that your words are falling on deaf ears. Tonight...
Soldotna voters nix visitor center purchase

Soldotna voters rejected a city ballot measure seeking the go-ahead to purchase the Hutchings Auto Group Building for the purpose of relocating Soldotna Visitor Center during a special election held Tuesday, with 60.8 percent of the voters checking no. Gloria Wisecarver said Tuesday during the vote that she did not think it was a good idea to move the visitor center. "I don't think it's the right location," Wisecarver, 81, said. "It seems like it would just be a bottleneck there at that corner."
SoHi cagers nix Grace at Dimond tourney

The Soldotna boys took a convincing 51-28 win over Grace Christian on Friday at the Dimond Boys Alaska Prep Shootout in Anchorage, while the SoHi girls didn't fare so well at home.
'Dawgs' day

Photo by M. Scott Moon Dyann Wik shows school spirit at Nikiski's homecoming football game Saturday afternoon. Her friend Natasha Nix did the artwork. For a roundup of high school action, see page C-1.
Brown Bears earn split with Alaska Avalanche

...sloppy loss Friday gave the Kenai River Brown Bears consecutive defeats for the first time this season. It didn't take long to nix the streak. Kenai River responded from a 6-4 loss to the Alaska Avalanche of Palmer on Friday in front of 785 fans at the...
What goes on under the snow?

...thawing, compaction, melting, and erosion, are referred collectively as nivation, derived from the Latin word for snow, nix. The snow surface right down to the subnivean base contains an active biological community with some unique and complex life...


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