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Skagway-Canada Train Derails; 9 People Slightly Injured

A train on the railroad that runs from Skagway to Canada derailed Wednesday afternoon, with nine people suffering minor injuries.

Court Ruling Paves the Way for Set Net Ban Initiative

An Alaska Superior Court judge has ruled that a proposed ballot initiative, which would ban set net fishing in urban areas of the state, can move forward in the petition process.

Troopers Investigating Reported Assault Aboard Fishing Vessel

Alaska State Troopers say they are investigating an assault aboard a fishing vessel in Petersburg.

Parnell Appoints Corey to Anchorage Bench

Gov. Sean Parnell has appointed a private practice attorney to the Anchorage Superior Court.

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Anchorage SB21 Debate Draws Standing-Room-Only Crowd

One of this election year's most complicated and pivotal issues readily filled the room at the Loussac Library's Wilda Marston Theatre in Anchorage Wednesday night, for a debate on the future of oil tax law Senate Bill 21.

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.

One Person Ejected in Single-Vehicle Parks Highway Crash

One Person Ejected in Single-Vehicle Parks Highway Crash

A crash with at least one person injured is slowing traffic on the Parks Highway near the Chulitna River early Wednesday evening, with Alaska State Troopers at the scene.

Thirteen Puppies, Cats Killed in Sterling House Fire

Nikiski Home Total Loss in Generator Fire

Alaska State Troopers say no injuries were reported in a fire that destroyed a Nikiski home Wednesday.

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