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US rig count down by 3 to 936; Wyoming adds 3

HOUSTON — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. decreased by three this week to 936.That exceeds the...

Walker appoints police chief to marijuana regulatory board

JUNEAU — Gov. Bill Walker has appointed the police chief of the North Slope Borough to the board that regulates Alaska's legal marijuana industry.Walker...

UPDATE: 7.9 earthquake strikes outside Kodiak; tsunami warning lifted

By MARK THIESSEN and BECKY BOHRER The Associated PressANCHORAGE — A powerful earthquake struck off an island in the Gulf of Alaska early Tuesday, prompting...
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Alaska Native group speaks out against planned shamanism event

ANCHORAGE — An Alaska Native group spoke out Friday against a shamanism retreat, saying the event commercializes and exploits the spiritual healing practices of...

Feds make more than $2M available to reduce fishing bycatch

Federal ocean managers are making more than $2 million available to try to help fishermen catch less of the wrong fish."Bycatch" is a longstanding...

Drugs worth $1.2 million seized at Alaska airport; 2 charged

ANCHORAGE — A federal grand jury indicted two Anchorage residents on drug charges following a seizure of methamphetamine and heroin with an estimated street...
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Anchorage woman dies of gunshot wounds suffered in December

ANCHORAGE — An Anchorage woman has died of gunshot wounds suffered two weeks ago.Anchorage police announced Monday that 19-year-old Juanita Lolesio had died.Police just...
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1st trial date set in state lawsuit over opioid epidemic

OKLAHOMA CITY — The first trial date has been set for a lawsuit by a state against pharmaceutical companies over the opioid epidemic, according...

Education advocate plans to challenge Young in Alaska

JUNEAU — An education advocate plans to challenge Republican U.S. Rep. Don Young for Alaska's lone House seat.Alyse Galvin, who was launching her campaign...

Report: Health problems could arise as Alaska warms

ANCHORAGE — Climate change in Alaska has the potential to create serious physical and mental health problems for Alaskans, according to a new report...
























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