While campaigning in Florida on Monday, Donald Trump accused the media of counting too many Democrats in their polls. Let’s take a look at the numbers.
More than 35 million eligible voters in the U.S. have a disability. And in the last presidential election, almost a third of voters with disabilities reported having trouble casting their ballots.
People with serious disabilities and their caregivers often struggle to find dentists who have the ability and desire to take care of their teeth. Cost is another issue.
Donald Trump said it put “too much concentration of power in the hands of too few” and Tim Kaine called for “less concentration, especially in the media.”
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The U.S. Coast Guard airlifted three men off of a mountain near Haines on Saturday, following a successful goat hunt. Bret Bohn, a 29-year-old hunting guide from Anchorage, was facilitating the hunt. According to a dispatch from the state troopers, Bohn, 58-year-old Chris Kilbane of Minnesota, and 33-year-old Reto Widmer of Switzerland were on their way down Porcupine Peak when Bohn slipped and broke his leg.
26-year-old Bill Duncan died in a weekend crash near Kasilof on the Kenai Peninsula.
The Central Bering Sea Advisory Committee will hold public meetings in Bethel this Tuesday and Wednesday to discuss a range of fisheries related topics.
The Kodiak Island Borough has a new mayor. Assemblyman Dan Rohrer left his assembly seat in order to take over from Jerrol Friend, whose term expired this month and who had served as borough mayor since October 2013. Rohrer ran unopposed at the recent municipal elections and won 1,983 votes.
Two ordinances regarding Nome city sales tax are in the second reading phase for tonight’s City Council meeting. One ordinance, if passed, would amend the deadline to apply for a sales tax exemption, and the other would increase the seasonal sales tax.
The Presbyterian Church of America has apologized for the experiences of Native Americans at boarding schools that had ties to the church. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports a group of people who attend a Presbyterian church in the state gave…
Night-drop kennels give stray animals a warm place to spend the night in Anchorage. KTVA-TV reports people who find animals after hours but cannot take them home can leave them in heated kennels behind Anchorage Animal Care and Control. Animal…