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(img1)20140926 2014 Alaska High School Principal of the Year Share Recognizion with Students

Mat-Su educator awarded Alaska principal of the year

The alternative Burchell High School is known as one of the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District's most inspirational schools. Now, the principal is up for a prestigious national award.

(img1)20140924 Chugiak Coach Encourages Students to Meet Academic Requirements

Chugiak coach helping student athletes understand the rules to play in college

Helping high school athletes properly prepare for college, a Chugiak coach is making sure students understand the academic rules before its too late.

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ASD's Math Nights Help Put Parents & Students On Same Page

When it comes to breaking down another year of math in the Anchorage School District, educators say they are working to overcome the challenges from the fairly new curriculum. 

Program in Mat-Su Valley Help Residents With GED & English Language Classes

Working to meet the demand in adult education, back to school for students in the Mat-Su Valley will look a little different this year.

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Super Student Tasha Boyer Leading Inside & Outside Her School

Immersed in Chugiak High School's big crowd of students is Tasha Boyer.

And even though she's every bit of 5'3" & three quarters, you better not underestimate what she can accomplish

Alaska SeaLife Center Rescues Newborn Sea Otter

After finding a stranded newborn sea otter entangled in a fishing net in July, The Alaska SeaLife Center says the pup is now healthy. 

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Lower Food Prices, Fred Meyer Changing Strategy To Compete For Customers

Trying to combat the high cost of groceries, one of Alaska's biggest retailers Fred Meyer is trying to woo customers with cheaper items, a strategy that could ease the pain on your wallet.

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Need for Speed: Young Athletes Put In Work To Reach Peak Performance

When your talking about speed or agility, those are words that some of the city's young movers just don't talk about they actually do it. In fact, it's the reason why they are hitting the field at seven in the morning to separate themselves from the rest of the pack.

Alaska Bites

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    Alaska Bites: In the Valley, a cookie baked twice

    A few weeks ago we drove to Wasilla to meet Laurie Standeford and Siobhan Bradley. It was about 5 o'clock. Both women had just gotten off work in Anchorage, driven to the Valley and started prepping for a long night of baking. 

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Marcus At The Movies

  • 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

    'Guardians of the Galaxy'

    Marcus says he's hooked on a feeling -- namely the one he gets when he's watching Marvel's latest superhero film, "Guardians of the Galaxy." The PG-13 film, featuring an ensemble cast including Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Dave Batista, features a quest to save the galaxy that's as epic as it's hilarious.

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Lunch Box

  • Lunchbox: Larry’s Cocoon

    Lunchbox: Larry's Cocoon

    Lunchbox has been on hiatus for a while lately due to rising elections coverage and a few special projects, but I did have an opportunity to stop by a Midtown establishment during the recent spate of rainy weather.

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