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Hughes apologizes for news release headline

Hughes apologizes for news release headline

Alaska House members apologize for a news release on a breastfeeding initiative that had the words “smart and sexy” in the headline.

Family members testify in Kodiak homicide case

The sister and brother-in-law of James Wells say he became irate when the topic of their deaths came up two months later.

Westboro Baptist Church plans Alaska Native center protest

The Westboro Baptist Church says in an online flyer published Sunday that it plans to send protesters to the center because “God hates your idols.”

John Luther Adams wins Pulitzer for ‘Become Ocean’

John Luther Adams wins Pulitzer for ‘Become Ocean’

Former Fairbanks resident John Luther Adams has won a Pulitzer Prize for his composition “Become Ocean.”

Tire expert testifies in Kodiak murder trial

Tire expert testifies in Kodiak murder trial

James Wells worked with the victims and claimed he was delayed that morning because he stopped to change a flat tire.

Inmate found dead at Eagle River women’s jail

Inmate found dead at Eagle River women’s jail

A 24-year-old inmate at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center has been found dead in her cell.

Savoonga carver dies in Nome

A well-known carver from Savoonga has died after he was hit while walking in Nome.

Family seeks answers in Alaska inmate’s death

A 20-year-old California parolee found dead in his Alaska jail cell was being held even though his case had been dismissed more than a week earlier.

ConocoPhillips to resume Kenai LNG shipments

ConocoPhillips to resume Kenai LNG shipments

ConocoPhillips says it will resume exports of liquefied natural gas from a Kenai Peninsula facility.

State House passes bill limiting Medicaid payments for abortion

State House passes bill limiting Medicaid payments for abortion

The Alaska State House narrowly passed a bill that would put limits on state Medicaid payments for abortion.