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A few bears are hit by motorists each year in Juneau. State wildlife biologist Stephanie Sell says this is the second that she knows of this season.
Some Anchorage area residents don’t think the House Majority’s recent budget proposal is good enough, even though it adds money back in for education.
The people who live closest to the Mount Polley Mine dam breach stopped fishing after millions of gallons of polluted water flowed into nearby waterways.
Obama said focusing on the security of Alaska’s thousand miles of Arctic coastline is a priority.
Many of Alaska’s seniors are in danger of losing their only means of paying for disability services. Caregivers say the problem is individuals who met the state’s criteria for years are now being let go from the system.
The boats will patrol waters off the coast of Dutch Harbor as oil giant Royal Dutch Shell moves forward with plans to explore for oil in the Arctic Ocean.
The federal Energy Department announced Thursday that it will license liquefied natural gas exports from Nikiski, even to countries that don’t have a free trade agreement with the U.S.
Eddy says she knew the program was on the right track by the end of the first year
The King of Norway visited Anchorage on Wednesday bearing a message of goodwill, and a message that climate change is a priority for all Arctic nations.
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Attorneys for the Pebble Limited Partnership allege the EPA violated a federal law by establishing and working with groups of mine critics that essentially acted as advisory committees but failed to comply with open meeting.
Alaska State Troopers launched a state aircraft early Tuesday night after receiving a report of a personal locator beacon being activated 20 miles northwest of Port Alsworth.
A spokesman for the Alaska VA says they’ve moved 50 to 60 outpatient surgeries to a hospital at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson and has not cancelled or delayed any operations.
The woman is the second inmate to die at the Anchorage jail in a three-day period.
Fish and Game will likely attempt to find the ducklings’ mother and leave them with her, or place them with an animal caretaker.
McCain’s office says Sens. Jack Reed of Rhode Island, Joni Ernst of Iowa and Dan Sullivan of Alaska also are making the trip.
Anchorage police say Matthew Duwayne Weedman is charged with five counts of felony assault and a misdemeanor charge of leaving an accident.
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Drug overdoses now kill more Americans than traffic accidents and New Hampshire, the first in the nation primary state, is suffering from a heroin epidemic. The candidates are hearing about it.
The chief disease agency in the U.S. is looking into why the spores shipped to laboratories in nine states and a military base in South Korea hadn’t been properly neutralized. So far no one is sick.
About a quarter of U.S. adults have at least one tattoo. Yet doctors say we still don’t understand the full extent of the skin’s reaction to tattoos. For some people, problems linger for months.
Cost and lethal-injection complications have led some states to reconsider the death penalty. U.S. support for the practice has declined over the last two decades, but three-in-five still support it.