BC-AK--Alaska Weekend Digest,ADVISORY, AK
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JUNEAU, Alaska — Standing outside a boutique seafood processor in Juneau on a sunny September afternoon, Zach Wilkenson held a handful of what looked like pulverized corn flakes. Wilkinson said he always knew there was potential in the palm of his hand. But doing it the right way — extracting a widely-used chemical from crab shells without producing toxic waste — that was the real trick. By Kevin Gullufsen, Juneau Empire.
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FAIRBANKS, Alaska — Carolyn Soderlund has taught choir at Lathrop High School for 27 years and says her students are more like family now. “I refer to all my students as my kids, because really that’s how it feels,” Soderlund said. By Erin McGroarty, Fairbanks Daily News-Minor.