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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.

Tasha Boyer

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. 

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.

Sarah Outen

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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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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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