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Update: Flood warning cancelled for Mendenhall Valley

Update: Flood warning cancelled for Mendenhall ValleyA release of water from a glacially dammed lake, or jökulhlaup, is the suspected cause of the flooding.

Yukon Quest purse in 2015 up from 2014

Yukon Quest purse in 2015 up from 2014The winnings in the 2015 Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race will be increased by more than $12,000 from the purse in this year's race.

UA offers in-state tuition to some, bonus to Gamble

UA offers in-state tuition to some, bonus to GambleThe president of the University of Alaska has been offered a $320,000 bonus if he stays on the job until 2016.

Flood warnings issued for Skagway, Fairbanks streams

Taiya River and Goldstream Creek swell after heavy rain

BLM completes land transfer for Alaska village

BLM completes land transfer for Alaska villageThe Bureau of Land Management says it has completed a land transfer for an Alaska Native village.

Minnesota to be new home for rescued wolf pups

Minnesota to be new home for rescued wolf pupsFive wolf pups rescued by firefighters from the Funny River wildfire will have a new home at the Minnesota Zoo once they're healthy enough to travel.

Plans underway to restore burned hatchery

Plans underway to restore burned hatcheryThe operator of a salmon hatchery near Petersburg says it is moving forward with plans to rebuild the portion of the facility destroyed by fire in March.

Boating deaths down in Alaska, nationwide

Boating deaths down in Alaska, nationwideThe U.S. Coast Guard says boating fatalities are down in Alaska and nationwide.

Men face additional charges in troopers’ shooting

Men face additional charges in troopers’ shootingNew charges accuse a father and son of moving the bodies of the two officers to reposition their service weapons.

USDA awards $5.6M in energy grants

USDA awards $5.6M in energy grantsSeveral Western Alaska communities could see lower energy costs after federal grants have been distributed.