...light the tree.Musicians will perform holiday tunes. This year's performers will include Ne-Yo, Steve Miller, country star Chely Wright, Patti Labelle, and the groups Fifth Harmony, Nico and Vinz and The Tenors.The ceremony begins at 4:30 p...

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Pigskin Pick 'em: This week's matchups give much to be thankful for

...24-20Philadelphia Eagles@ DALLAS COWBOYS -3.5A pair of 8-3 teams square off in Big D when the Eagles travel to the Lone Star State to face the Cowboys. This matchup really comes down to one thing. Do you trust Mark Sanchez? It's hard to wrap your...

Reeling it in: 'Mockingjay' proves to be worth the wait

...District 13, it appears, has similar plans for Katniss. The idea is to doll her up and produce posed productions with her as the star, the hero of the people and the new leader of the revolution. Uncomfortable in the hero role as ever, Katniss finally relents...

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Stars top Mariners for End of the Road Shootout title

...had split two earlier meetings, but the Stars (5-2 overall) took control Saturday...set up a title match with victories. The Stars took down Bartlett 2-1 to improve to...Hagel. O'Lena made 26 saves. Friday Stars 2, Golden Bears 1 Soldotna 0 1 1 -2 Bartlett...

Kenai wins 4th straight Luke Spruill Memorial

...of Soldotna showed how hard it can be coming off a big tournament like the Lancer Smith and wrestling a few days later. The Stars did not have two wrestlers due to injury, and lost another three to skin infections. On top of that, coach Neldon Gardner...

North Peninsula Recreation wins two state awards

...take on projects and will do anything to get the best results." Bork, Parks and Recreation Director for the Fairbanks North Star Borough, won the professional award in 2012. He said it means a lot to be recognized by state colleagues. "Some people outside...

Kenai Central's Ostrander to be featured in MileSplit video

...the sport," he said. "She has a big following in Alaska, and starting nationally, and this will make her a much larger star. "Many can become fans and follow her at the college, and hopefully professional, level." The interest in the video so...

Homer, SoHi to meet for End of Road Shootout title

...of the Road Shootout by winning games Friday in Homer. The Stars took down Bartlett 2-1 to improve to 4-2 on the season...twice this season, with each side winning one game. Friday Stars 2, Golden Bears 1 Soldotna 0 1 1 -2 Bartlett 0 0 1 -1 First...

Peninsula collects 3 individual titles at Lancer Smith

...taking sixth at 195. Seth Hutchison led the Stars by taking the individual title at 120...made it to the championship round for the Stars, but he lost a 6-2 decision to Gavin Maslen of Kotzebue. The Stars also had Ryan Winter (132) and Bailey...

Voices of Alaska: Time for Alaska to 'Rise as One'

...opportunities and challenges are immense.There are those of us who remember the day in 1959 when the eight stars on the Alaska flag became the 49th star on the American flag. There are those of us who have been born here and many who have come from other...



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