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Veteran bikes 5,800 miles to honor fallen military, ends in Juneau

Veteran bikes 5,800 miles to honor fallen military, ends in JuneauFor 120 days, Tom von Kaenel rode his bike solo from Key West, Florida, to Juneau, Alaska.

First Yukon River king salmon reach Canada

First Yukon River king salmon reach CanadaThe Alaska Department of Fish and Game says the first Yukon River spawning king salmon have reached the border with Canada.

Begich, Young split on birth control ruling

Begich, Young split on birth control rulingSen. Mark Begich says he disagrees with a U.S. Supreme Court decision that found that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.

IFA Hollis dock breaks, cancels Sunday sailings

IFA Hollis dock breaks, cancels Sunday sailingsThe Inter-Island Ferry Authority canceled its Sunday sailings between Prince of Wales Island and Ketchikan because the Hollis dock was broken.

ANTHC wins $153 million settlement

$153 million is the huge new settlement for back contract support costs due the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium from the Indian Health Service.

Public comment begins for sea lion protections

Public comment begins for sea lion protectionsNOAA is opening public comment on a plan to relax Steller sea lion protections and allow more commercial fishing in the western Aleutian Islands.

Thayer: tentative deal reached with 3rd union

Thayer: tentative deal reached with 3rd unionA state official says a tentative three-year agreement has been reached with the last of the unions representing Alaska Marine Highway System workers.

Cell phone tower ordinance to be reworked, again

Cell phone tower ordinance to be reworked, againSueAnn Randall's wore this hat to Monday's Assembly meeting. It's a dig at the cell phone tower on Spuhn Island, which her home on North Douglas Highway faces.

Emails: Election officials knew of poor translation

The official who coordinated the Division of Election's Yup'ik language program knew the translation for a radio announcement was off but suggested ignoring it anyway.

U.S. House passes bill to open NPR-A

U.S. House passes bill to open NPR-AFor the second time in six months, the U.S. House of Representatives has passed a bill aimed at greater oil industry access to the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska.