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Itemized work on gas line considered confidential

Itemized work on gas line considered confidentialState reimbursements to TransCanada Corp. in pursuit of a natural gas pipeline are expected to total about $330 million.

Agency: Anchorage mayor broke campaign finance law

Agency: Anchorage mayor broke campaign finance lawA report from a state agency says Anchorage Mayor Dan Sullivan broke state law when he issued a campaign-related press release through his city spokeswoman last month.

Family alleges Fairbanks school district knew of sex abuse

The family of a student who wore a hidden microphone to obtain the purported sex-abuse confession of a tutor has filed a lawsuit against the student's school district.

HUD announces funding for Alaska homeless projects

Two homeless assistance projects in Alaska are recipients of a second round of federal grants to renew and expand services.

Alaska knitter ‘yarn-bombs’ Sitka for beauty

A knitting enthusiast is "yarn-bombing" her seaside community by wrapping public poles in knitted casings, sort of like a small-town Christo let loose with doilies.

Alaska defends gay marriage ban

Alaska defends gay marriage banThe state denies its laws on marriage curb the constitutional rights of five same-sex couples suing over Alaska's gay marriage ban.

24-hour shutdown of Alaska pipeline planned

24-hour shutdown of Alaska pipeline plannedThe trans-Alaska pipeline system is scheduled to be shut down for 24 hours, beginning Friday morning, for major maintenance.

High water delays train track restoration work

High water delays train track restoration workHigh water is preventing Alaska Railroad workers from repairing a section of track washed out earlier this week.

Air Force cancels study of Eielson F-16 transfer

Air Force cancels study of Eielson F-16 transferThe Air Force has canceled plans to study a move of F-16 fighter jets from Eielson Air Force Base to Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage.

Alaska, TransCanada starting new partnership

Alaska, TransCanada starting new partnershipThe state and TransCanada Corp. have formally ended their relationship under terms of the Alaska Gasline Inducement Act.