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Body of Wilderness Classic racer recovered from Tana River

Body of Wilderness Classic racer recovered from Tana RiverRob Kehrer was found dead while competing in the Alaska Mountain Wilderness Classic over the weekend in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve.

Polar bear surprises women in tent on Alaska coast

Polar bear surprises women in tent on Alaska coastA polar bear surprised two women in a tent on Alaska's Barter Island but left when one of them yelled at the animal.

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.

Subsistence hunters helping test food security in western Alaska

Subsistence hunters helping test food security in western AlaskaThe Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium is distributing the paper to subsistence hunters to collect blood specimens from subsistence mammals.

100 Alaska firefighters to help in California

100 Alaska firefighters to help in CaliforniaAnother 100 firefighters from Alaska are headed to the Lower 48 to battle wildfires.

Past derby scholarship winner gives back

Past derby scholarship winner gives backJonathan Gunstrom is the dock foreman in Douglas. He and his crew volunteer 12-14 hours each day

High-tech bird decoy fools flycatchers

High-tech bird decoy fools flycatchersJulie Hagelin needed a fake bird. She found one in an unexpected place.

Gardentalk – Alder trimming and reuse

Gardentalk – Alder trimming and reuseAfter trimming the alder in your yard properly, you can use leftover branches for a trellis, mulch, or chips for your smoker

Coast Guard searches for missing boater

The Coast Guard says it's searching for a missing boater in southeast Alaska waters.

U.S. Coast Guard investigates whale watching captain

U.S. Coast Guard investigates whale watching captainA blood alcohol level of .04 percent is the legal limit for operating a commercial vehicle.