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Palmer Man Dies Despite Search and Rescue Efforts

A search and rescue effort late Thursday night ended with the loss of a Palmer man, Alaska State Troopers say. 

Potential Buyer Interested in Ferry

Efforts to sell an unused ferry owned by the Mat-Su borough continued Thursday Four officials from the Phillippines Navy, and a U.S. Navy advisor examined the ship during a demonstration outside of Ketchikan.

Disappointment in King Salmon Numbers on the Kuskokwim as Season Ends

There was a big push this year to conserve king salmon on the Kuskokwim River, and while more Chinook made it into the river this year, some specific escapement goals were not met.

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Labor Day Weekend Usually the Deadliest on Alaska's Highways

Labor Day weekend is one of the most dangerous times of the year to drive in Alaska, according to the Alaska Highway Safety Office.


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Slingshot Ride Owner 'Felt Bad' About Malfunction

Safety inspection report recommended seven improvements to ride

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Kids Get an Early Start at UAA Center

Educators often emphasize the importance of early childhood education, and on the campus of the University of Alaska Anchorage, a group of children ages three to five came together to learn skills teachers hope will last a lifetime.

Raising Awareness, Funds for Muscular Dystrophy on the Streets of Anchorage

Southcentral firefighters will line the streets of Anchorage Friday afternoon from 3 to 6 p.m. to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

H&M Plans to Open Anchorage Store

On Thursday, retail giant H&M announced plans to open a two-story location in South Anchorage at the Dimond Center.

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