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Corey Allen-Young

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.

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Special Education Void: Anchorage School District Looking Hard To Fill Open Jobs

Two days into the new school year, the Anchorage School District wants to fill its void of special education teachers, but officials say that's not an easy task to accomplish.

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Woman Kayaks Aleutian Chain in 101 Days

A British woman is traveling across the waters and land of Alaska during her around the world expedition for multiple charities. The latest leg of the trek included 101 days kayaking along the Aleutian Chain.

'Break the Chains': Weekend to Raise Awareness of Alaska Trafficking

UNICEF estimates that two million children are sexually exploited every year, most of whom are girls. 1.2 million of those are trafficked into sexual slavery under the age of 16.

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Spotlight on Youth: Exchange Students Eager To Bring International Flavor To Alaska

Putting some international flavor into the Anchorage School District, s group of young adults from around the world are here in Alaska as part of the AFS international high school student exchange, aprogram that's bridging cultures in an up close and personal way.

Federal Program on Poverty Expanding to New Area of Alaska

A program designed to tackle persistent poverty is expanding in Alaska. 

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Head of Mat-Su Borough Schools Welcomes Students' Return

Thursday marks the first day of the 2014-2015 school year in the Mat-Su Borough School District -- one which Superintendent Dr. Deena Paramo says will be all about putting value and variety into the borough's classrooms.

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2 Your Health

  • Cold Laser Pain Treatment Reaches Last Frontier

    Cold Laser Pain Treatment Reaches Last Frontier

    According to the Institute of Medicine, one-third of Americans live with chronic pain. Some people use medication to relieve that pain, while others seek out physical therapy or even surgery in severe cases.

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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: White Spot Cafe

    Lunchbox: White Spot Cafe

    As any Anchorage resident can tell you, dining Downtown during the summer can be difficult -- but the crowds I saw on a recent foray into the area pushed me a little farther east to an unexpected stop.

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