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Coast Guard helps deploy seismic sensors

Coast Guard helps deploy seismic sensorsThe U.S. Coast Guard recently helped placed seismic sensors along a fault near Craig in southeast Alaska.

Bear shot on peninsula older than first thought

A bear that attacked a well-known biologist is much older than authorities thought.

Mountain Village boy shoots, kills sister

Mountain Village boy shoots, kills sisterAlaska State Troopers say a 5-year-old girl was shot and killed by her older brother in Western Alaska.

Alaska Supreme Court clarifies redistricting decision

Alaska Supreme Court clarifies redistricting decisionAlaska's highest court says the first step in the redistricting process is to draw political boundaries based on state constitutional requirements.

Walker plans to continue TV show during run for governor

Walker plans to continue TV show during run for governorBill Walker plans to continue his weekly TV show while running for governor.

EPA: Alaska mine project could hurt salmon streams

EPA: Alaska mine project could hurt salmon streamsA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency report says build-out of the large-scale Pebble mine near the headwaters of a world-class salmon fishery could wipe out as many as 90 miles of streams and alter stream flows.

Ketchikan bus driver fired after alleged threat

A Ketchikan school bus driver has been fired after allegedly threatening children while holding a knife.

Ketchikan seeks borough money for 911 call service

The Ketchikan city manager is threatening to cut off 911 calls from outside the city unless borough residents pick up more of the tab to operate the dispatch center.

Alaska villages cope with treated-water shortages

Alaska villages cope with treated-water shortagesTwo Native villages on Alaska's western coast are coping with shortages of treated water brought on by failures of their supply transmission pipelines.

Juneau man admits to shock collar abuse of beagle

A Juneau man will have to perform 80 hours of community service after admitting he left an electronic shock collar in the "on" position for two and half years on his dog.