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Man gets 9-year sentence in East Anchorage armed bank robbery

An Anchorage man who brandished a gun at a First National Bank Alaska teller last summer and demanded money, fleeing with $1,210, has been sentenced to nearly a decade behind bars for the crime.

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Thousands of Calista shareholders will receive dividend

Thousands of Calista Corporation shareholders will receive a dividend distribution of $3.80 per share.

SUV, truck sink into Kuskokwim River overflow near Bethel; nobody hurt

SUV, truck sink into Kuskokwim River overflow near Bethel

Nobody was hurt Monday evening when a sport-utility vehicle and a flatbed truck partially submerged in overflow as the SUV's driver tried to reach the frozen Kuskokwim River, according to a local search group.

Fur Rondy hosts Hide Horn and Antler Auction

Caribou antlers abundant in Alaska sale of animal parts

An abundance of caribou antlers highlighted this year's Alaska Hide and Horn Auction, the state sale of seized pelts and antlers.

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UPDATE: Bill to abolish Daylight Saving Time in Alaska moves forward

A bill that seeks to abolish Daylight Saving Time in Alaska cleared a hurdle Tuesday, advancing out of the Senate Finance Committee. Under the proposal, the state could also pursue federal permission for Southeast Alaska to once again become part of the Pacific time zone.

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Search continues for man between Goodnews Bay and Platinum

Alaska State Troopers say the search for a missing Platinum man has entered its fourth day, after he departed Friday on what should have been a short all-terrain vehicle trip between two western Alaska villages.

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Fisherman found dead aboard Kodiak boat

Alaska State Troopers say they have found nothing suspicious in the circumstances surrounding a fishing vessel crew member who was found dead in his bunk.

Car fire closes Glenn Highway at Knik River Bridge

All Glenn Highway lanes reopened after Knik River Bridge car fire

Anchorage police say Glenn Highway traffic is beginning to flow again at the Knik River Bridge, which was temporarily closed in both directions by a non-injury car fire at the Knik River Bridge Tuesday morning.

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