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Troopers Seize 6 Vessels for Illegal Togiak Bay Salmon Fishing

Alaska Wildlife Troopers say reports of illegal salmon fishing near Togiak earlier this month has led to the seizure of six fishing vessels and misdemeanor charges against nine local residents.

Skagway-Canada Train Derails; At Least 9 Injured

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Skagway-Canada Train Derails; At Least 9 Injured

A train on the railroad that runs from Skagway to Canada derailed Wednesday afternoon, with between nine and 12 minor injuries reported.

Tok Man Dies in Alaska Highway Rollover

A Tok man died Tuesday afternoon when his pickup truck rolled over on the Alaska Highway, according to Alaska State Troopers.

Coast Guard Investigates Sitka Sound Fishing Boat Grounding

Coast Guard: Good Samaritans Rescue 11 Boaters in 4 Calls Tuesday

The U.S. Coast Guard says good Samaritans off Southcentral and Southeast Alaska rescued nearly a dozen boaters aboard four vessels in distress Tuesday, including one which sank and another that beached.

Former Bethel Foster Parent Gets 66 Years for Child Sex Abuse

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Former Bethel Foster Parent Gets 66 Years for Child Sex Abuse

A former Bethel foster parent and day care operator has been sentenced to 66 years in prison in a child sexual abuse case.

Regulatory Commission Approves Major Rise in ENSTAR Rates

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Regulators Hear from Public on Rise in ENSTAR Rates

More than a hundred people crowded into the Regulatory Commission of Alaska's hearing room Wednesday, to testify about the potential hardships they will face after a 48 percent increase in their bills from natural gas provider ENSTAR.

Police ID Three Teens in Thursday's Fatal SUV Rollover

Man Charged with Providing Alcohol in Fatal Teen Crash

Anchorage Police Department investigators have arrested an Anchorage man in connection with a February vehicle crash that resulted in the death of the 17-year-old driver.

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More Fish Added to 'Unrestricted Consumption' List

The state health department has added more fish species to the "unrestricted consumption list."

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