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NPS searches for missing backpacker

An Oregon man last seen on Aug. 7 near McCarthy is the subject of a missing person’s search within Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and...

Man dies after falling from boat into southwest Alaska lake

ANCHORAGE — A southwest Alaska man died after he fell from a boat into a lake.The body of 35-year-old Bryan Robert Anderson of Naknek...

Juneau school board to look different after October election

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Juneau Board of Education will have at least one new member this fall, as three candidates are set to...

Residents feel earthquake near Alaska’s largest city

ANCHORAGE — A small earthquake hit the Cook Inlet region of Alaska near Anchorage, the state's biggest city.The Alaska Earthquake Center says the magnitude...

Alaska NAACP members respond to Virginia clashes

FAIRBANKS — Following the clashes between white nationalists and counter-protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, Alaska members of the NAACP met and reflected on the issues...

Walker, Mallott seek second term

Gov. Bill Walker and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott filed for reelection together on Aug. 21, at the Division of Elections in Juneau, both as...

Let Alaska Lead the Way

In the aftermath of the violence and hatred on display in Charlottesville this weekend, I found myself in deep reflection.As a child growing up...

NOAA puts seasonal halt on two GOA fisheries

National Marine Fisheries Service has put the seasonal brakes on two commercial fisheries in the Gulf of Alaska in the wake of one achieving...

RCA seeks information on broadband Internet coverage

The Regulatory Commission of Alaska has opened a public process to gather information about broadband Internet service in Alaska, including current and future projects,...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from luxury liner

An 87-year-old woman with symptoms of a heart attack was medevaced on Aug. 12 from the luxury residential ship The World in the vicinity of Unimak...

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