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No opioids, please: Clearing the way to refuse prescriptions

By SUSAN HAIGHThe Associated PressHARTFORD, Conn. — The ease of relapsing into opioid addiction has led a growing number of states to help residents...

That’s not carry-on: Loose snake slumbers on Alaska flight

By DAN JOLINGThe Associated PressANCHORAGE — Anna McConnaughy was flying to Alaska’s largest city when the announcement came over the intercom: a passenger on...

Moose, caribou hunting regulations under consideration

Upwards of 40 public proposals seeking changes in moose and caribou hunting regulations in game management units 11, 12 and 13 will be considered...

Give grumpy moose plenty of space

Springtime in Alaska is the time to look out for grumpy moose and stay clear of them, say biologists with the Alaska Department of...

State offers M/V Taku for sale

The Alaska state ferry M/V Taku is up for sale “as is /Where is” to the highest bidder, via a sealed bid, with a...

Coast Guard defense raised by Senate, House

Bipartisan supporters in the Senate and House are urging the Trump administration to reconsider proposed plans to cut $1.3 billion from the U.S. Coast...

March 23 workshop celebrates culture of Chugach People

Chugach Regional Resources Commission will host the 16th annual traditional foods workshop and memorial gathering at Change Point Church in Anchorage on March 23,...

Alaska’s Bogoslof Volcano erupts again, spewing ash cloud

ANCHORAGE — An Alaska volcano that has erupted more than 35 times since mid-December has sent up another ash cloud.The Alaska Volcano Observatory says...

House Republican health plan would hit Alaska hard

A new report by a national nonpartisan research and policy institute says Alaska would suffer the biggest cuts to tax credits of any state...

Legislation aims to combat state’s opioid epidemic

Legislation introduced by Gov. Bill Walker to combat the state’s growing drug epidemic includes several proposed charges in the way opioids would be prescribed...

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