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Every year, the senior citizens living at the Juneau Pioneer Home throw a “senior prom.”
One of the biggest issues of last year’s governor’s race was the state of the Alaska National Guard. Media outlets tried for months to get records on then-Gov. Sean Parnell’s response, and the struggle culminated in a lawsuit, which the state lost.
Every summer, a team of federal exterminators set up shop in the southwest corner of the state. Their job is to root out non-native animals that might disturb the Alaska Maritime Wildlife Refuge.
Grant’s family has closure, but now they’re looking for justice.
The suggested tax is $3 per pack of cigarettes, or 75 percent of the wholesale price on other tobacco products. Tobacco substitutes, including e-cigarettes, also would be taxed at a similar rate.
The rapid rehousing program provides the homeless with short-term rental assistance. But many recipients ultimately face the same problems as those who stay in shelters, a new government study finds.
Funding for trails, cabins and wildlife-viewing sites has declined in recent years, and tour operators worry the Forest Service will not be able to maintain the attractions they depend on.
On Monday, military units stationed at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson began a massive multinational training operation with hundreds of paratroopers are departing for Australia as part of the exercise.
A B-25 J Mitchell bomber left to rust in Nome after World War II is being stripped for parts and may one day be refurbished.
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Officials on Monday re-enacted a ceremony that occurred about a century ago with speeches, blessings and the recitation of a speech given by Judge James Wickersham, a key player in the school’s history.
Houston, Texas,-based Hilcorp plans to purchase two offshore platforms from XTO Energy and a tank facility and offices in Nikiski on the Kenai Peninsula.
Frederick Johnson said he thought fishing closed at 6:30 p.m., but the actual closure happened at 6:00 p.m.
Police say nothing else suspicious was found in the area. The state medical examiner’s office will try to determine a positive identification from the bone.
Troopers say the man was taken into custody in Selawik Monday afternoon. Troopers flew to the village earlier in the day after receiving a report shortly after 4:30 a.m. that a man was shooting a firearm in the village.
The bodies of the pair were found inside a dilapidated trailer in the area after troopers heard noises coming from the vehicle Sunday afternoon. Troopers say there was no response when communication was attempted.
Four troopers flew to the community of Selawik Monday morning after receiving a report shortly after 4:30 a.m. that a man was shooting a firearm in the village.
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The state’s Senate will need to approve the bill one more time before it can go on to the House. Monday’s tally was 37-3; a final vote will be held Tuesday.
The widely publicized measles outbreak linked to California theme parks appears to have made parents more confident about vaccine safety and benefits, a national poll finds.
The latest data on drug and device company payments to health professionals largely exclude nurse practitioners and physician assistants, even though they play an increasing role in patient care.
Tibetan refugees in Dharamsala, his home in exile, sang, danced and told us what their spiritual leader has meant to them.