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APD in Mountain View Standoff with Knife-Wielding Man

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APD Names Knife-Wielding Man in Mountain View Standoff

Anchorage police have taken a man into custody at a Mountain View residence during a standoff Friday morning, saying he was alone at the time but previously had people inside with him.

Body Found in Search for Brevig Mission Man

Searchers near Brevig Mission have found a body believed to be that of a man last seen more than two weeks ago in the western Alaska village, according to Alaska State Troopers.

Palin PAC Raises $460K in First Half of Year

Palin Urges Repeal of Alaska Oil Tax Reform

Former Gov. Sarah Palin says keeping Alaska’s current oil tax structure in place would be a "devastating step backwards" in further developing the state.

Southeast Alaska Tourists Off Track After Train Derailment

Track Failure Caused Skagway Train Derailment

The operators of the passenger train that derailed on July 23, injuring 19 people, have revealed what caused the train to go off the tracks.

Authorities Investigating Whale-State Ferry Collision

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Authorities Investigating Whale-State Ferry Collision

A team of scientists is investigating the death of a humpback whale that was struck by the state ferry Kennicott near Kodiak.

APD Says Missing Anchorage Man Safely Found

UPDATE: Anchorage police say Cantrell has been found and is in safe condition.

Samantha Angaiak

DOC Issues New Policy on Handling of Inmate Deaths

After weeks of increased scrutiny over deaths in its custody, the Alaska Department of Corrections has released a new policy on how it handles prisoner deaths.

Nicole Carvajal

State Funds Appropriated for Loussac Library Despite Failed Vote

Anchorage voters said no, the state legislature said yes: the state will be contributing additional funds for the Loussac Library, after a failed ballot measure.

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