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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Back to bomb shelters? North Korea threats revive nuke fears

LOS ANGELES — After the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, the era of nuclear nightmares — of the atomic arms race, of backyard bomb...

Fairbanks area residents getting notices on wood moisture

FAIRBANKS — Residents of Fairbanks and others in the Fairbanks North Star Borough buying firewood from commercial wood cutters are due to start receiving...

Murkowski: Flexibility needed for Trump’s ‘Buy America’ plan

KETCHIKAN — U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski has said that President Donald Trump's "Buy America" plan needs flexibility when it comes to government-funded projects like...

Newspaper files for bankruptcy protection, gets new owners

ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Dispatch News has announced it is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and is in the process of transitioning to new...

Federal government stalling construction of new Alaska ferry

JUNEAU — The design and funding for a new Alaska ferry are ready to go, but the federal government is not.Alaska Department of Transportation...

Alaska governor calls for more defenses amid N. Korea threat

FAIRBANKS — Alaska Gov. Bill Walker said he didn't think North Korea would be able to strike the state with a nuclear warhead until...

US rig count decreases by 5 this week to 949; Texas loses 7

HOUSTON — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. decreased by five this week to 949.A year ago,...

EPA acts to close Alaska motor vehicle waste disposal well

ANCHORAGE — The Environmental Protection Agency says it has closed an illegal motor vehicle waste disposal well at a Fairbanks business.The EPA last year...

Scientists on research vessel spot rare whale in Bering Sea

ANCHORAGE — Federal researchers studying critically endangered North Pacific right whales sometimes go years without finding their subjects. Over the weekend they got lucky.A...

Oil company works to contain leak in Alaska’s North Slope

PRUDHOE BAY — A Texas-based oil and gas company that last year said it discovered at least 6 billion barrels of oil under its...


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