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ACLU: Alaska should recognize same-sex marriage

The head of the American Civil Liberties Union in Alaska says the state should stop defending its same-sex marriage ban after a federal appeals court ruled gay marriage is legal in Idaho and Nevada.

Kuskokwim River may meet Chinook escapement goal

Unprecedented closures kept fishermen this summer from targeting king salmon in an effort to bring more fish to spawning grounds after several poor runs.

Health officials say Ebola threat low in Alaska

Alaska health officials say the state's remote location, sparse population and few ties to affected countries put Alaska at a lower risk than other states.

HUD grants target Native housing projects

HUD Secretary Julian Castro announced Monday the award of millions of dollars in housing grants to American Indian and Alaska Native tribes nationwide. Castro made the announcement while in Anchorage.

In Ketchikan, mayoral candidate has felony record

Court records show that Ketchikan Gateway Borough mayoral candidate Lewis Armey Jr. was convicted of felony coercion last year.

Liveaboard firefighter stops spreading Sitka harbor blaze

Quick thinking by an off-duty Sitka firefighter may have prevented a boat fire from becoming a major disaster in a local harbor last week.

Gwich’in translators scramble to ready election materials

In Fairbanks, Gwich’in language experts are finding the process of translating election materials challenging.

Bus riders suffer minor injuries after collision

Bus riders suffer minor injuries after collisionThe accident occurred near Glacier Highway and Alaway Avenue just after 10 p.m. Saturday

Firefighters, police respond to Douglas stabbing incident

Two men were taken to the hospital after a stabbing incident in Douglas on Friday

Winter troll fishery begins this week

Winter troll fishery begins this weekThe winter troll fishery opens on Thursday, Oct. 11. The fishery targets wild and hatchery Chinook salmon.