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Could Contentious Politics Doom Unalaska’s Bid For Fast Internet? Maybe, Says GCI

While the final decision is still months away, GCI has taken another small step toward bringing high-speed internet to Unalaska. The telecommunications company applied for the project’s first permit this month. If granted, the license from the Federal Communications Commission will allow GCI to extend its fiber optic network to the Aleutian chain. “That one should be pretty straightforward," said GCI Vice President Dan Boyette. "The other one that’s a little more difficult is the U.S. Army...

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Karie Wilson

Crab Pot Tourney Preps Raiders for Volleyball Regionals

This past weekend, four UCS high school teams, three junior high teams and one "Raider Mix" team of high school boys, girls and coaches competed in the Unalaska Crab Pot volleyball tournament. This 8-team double elimination tournament stretched over two days. The championship match was an exciting battle between the Raider Mix team and the Raider HS Gold team. The HS Gold team emerged victorious after winning the first two sets. The Raiders Varsity Team is led by Coach Amber Hanson. "The Crab...

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As an icon, the Georgia Dome stood commandingly on the Atlanta skyline. Host to the 1996 Summer Olympics, two Super Bowls and countless Atlanta Falcons home games, the imposing stadium was a fixture for roughly two and a half decades, since its completion in 1992 at a cost of $214 million.

Now, it's little more than a massive heap of concrete, steel and fiberglass.

Jana Novotná, the Czech tennis star who took home 17 Grand Slams across the span of her career, died Sunday at the age of 49. The Women's Tennis Association announced the news "with deep sadness" on Monday, saying Novotná died surrounded by family in the Czech Republic after waging "a long battle with cancer."

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