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Walker: Improve health care for all Alaskans

Gov. Bill Walker says he will not support any health care bill that hurts Alaskans or their access to care.Walker issued a statement on July...

State offers clean water actions funding

Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation officials are accepting applications through Feb. 15 for up to $445,000 in clean water project action grants this year,...

AVTEC closes its Anchorage campus

Several health care training programs have been scratched from the Alaska Institute of Technology offerings, with the closure on Aug. 15 of AVTEC’s Anchorage...

Jewel to perform at Salmonfest 2017

Organizers of Salmonfest 2017 have booked singer songwriter Jewel Kilcher, who grew up on a homestead near Homer, as the headliner for this year’s...

Better Alaska/BC communications is state goal

Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott says the state is moving forward to boost communications with British Columbia over environmental concerns regarding waterways flowing downstream into...

Robbery getaway foiled when suspect flees without car keys

ANCHORAGE — A man suspected of robbing an eastside Anchorage hardware store was foiled in his getaway when he dropped the keys to his...

Major Alaska highway near Anchorage reopens after rockslide

ANCHORAGE — Officials say a major highway south of Alaska's largest city has reopened after crews cleared a rockslide that covered traffic lanes with...

Settlement allows miners proceed with permitting process

A legal settlement reached between the Environmental Protection Agency and a Canadian mining firm that hopes to build a massive mine in the Bristol...

Murkowski retains place on four key committees

Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-AK, was sworn in for her fourth term as a U.S. Senator on Jan. 3, with her husband, Verne Martell, on...

Car kills pedestrian on Alaska Highway near Delta Junction

DELTA JUNCTION — A woman walking on the Alaska Highway east of Delta Junction died when she was struck by a car.A driver shortly...

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