The Ontario Reign defeated the Alaska Aces 4-1 at the Sullivan Arena on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, on their way to a season-opening three-game series sweep of the defending Kelly Cup champions on their home ice.
The Soldotna High School football team won the medium school Alaska State Football Championship for the third straight time on Saturday, October 18, 2014, at Dimond Alumni Field in Anchorage. The Stars defeated the North Pole Patriots 57-28 to win a state record seven championships.
A few marijuana retail outlets have opened this year in Washington. Like Colorado, Washington’s law bans public use of marijuana. Smoking in vehicles is also banned. That means there’s nowhere for people to smoke marijuana save for private residences. Seattle police say they've focused on curbing public pot smoking through warnings, not citations.