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2014-04-08 16:22:25

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Dispatch Publishing LLC, the owner and publisher of Alaska Dispatch, has reached an agreement to purchase the Anchorage Daily News from

2014-04-08 16:22:20

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE:MNI) announced today that it has reached a definitive agreement to sell the Anchorage Daily News

2009-03-09 14:37:45

U.S. newspaper publishing giant McClatchy Co.

2008-12-04 11:00:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec.

2008-10-26 21:00:01

The Anchorage Daily News endorsed Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama Sunday over the Republican ticket with Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin.

2008-08-02 12:00:23

By Anchorage Daily News, Alaska Aug. 2--Explore fishing impact on Southcentral Anchorage Chamber of Commerce presents "Fish On! Realizing Sportfishing's Economic Impact on Southcentral Alaska," noon to 1 p.m. Monday, Egan Convention Center.

2008-08-01 12:00:43

By Elizabeth Bluemink, Anchorage Daily News, Alaska Aug. 1--Anchorage telecom company GCI said this week it generated a record-breaking $142.5 million in revenue during the second quarter of 2008.

2008-07-29 12:00:00

By Wesley Loy, Anchorage Daily News, Alaska Jul. 29--JUNEAU -- Alaska legislators on Monday voted to spend up to $100,000 to investigate Gov. Sarah Palin's controversial firing of former state Public Safety Commissioner Walt Monegan.

2008-07-29 12:00:00

By Elizabeth Bluemink, Anchorage Daily News, Alaska Jul. 29--For the 3 million people who use the Alaska Airlines mileage plan to fly around the country, the program is getting less rewarding. Starting Nov.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]