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Interior Department OKs survey for Alaska wilderness road

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A proposed road through a national wildlife refuge in Alaska, rejected by President Barack Obama, is getting new life in...

Alaska volcano sends up ash cloud from Aleutian Islands

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A 14-minute eruption by an Alaska volcano sent an ash cloud to 30,000 feet (9,100 meters) in the Aleutian Islands.The...

Murkowski: Health care changes must be ‘done right’

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski said she will work with the state to analyze a bill released by fellow Senate...

Alaska mountain race suspended after fatal bear attacks

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A popular wilderness race in Alaska has been suspended for a year following two deadly attacks by black bears this...

2 days of searching finds no sign of missing Juneau woman

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska State Troopers say two days of searching has not found a 53-year-old woman missing on Thunder Mountain Trail in...

1st telepharmacy in Alaska opens Monday

HEALY, Alaska (AP) — The first community-based telepharmacy in Alaska has opened in Healy.Alaska Family Pharmacy opens Monday, allowing local residents to not have...

Legislature passes operating budget

A looming shutdown of the state government has been averted with the Legislature’s passage late on June 22 of a fiscal year 2018 operating...

USDA urged to strengthen GMO regulations

Two federal agencies charged with oversight of genetically engineered crops and animals are being urged by environmental, food safety and other entities to substantially...

DNR seeks comments on Susitna Valley exploration

An environmental group, the Susitna River Coalition, is voicing concerns over a proposal to open up 1.5 million acres of state land for oil...

Cook Inlet lease sale garners $3M + in high bids

Cook Inlet Lease Sale 244, the first lease sale in Alaska’s federal waters since 2008, garnered $4,034,815 in high bids, all from Hilcorp Alaska...

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