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Mat-Su Borough mayor race

Elections: Tight race for Mat-Su mayor; Palmer voting against pot business

It's Election Day for many Alaskans, with voters across the state going to the polls to decide on assembly seats, school board positions, and mayors for their respective boroughs. Here's a brief summary of some of the elections taking place across the state.

UPDATE: Man wanted for several felony warrants captured

UPDATE: Officials at the Anchorage jail confirm that James Withrow was taken into custody Tuesday evening. No other details were available.

Troopers work to identify driver killed in Fairbanks rollover

Alaska State Troopers are working to verify the identify of a driver killed in a Sunday rollover crash in Fairbanks.

Anchorage shootings cause school lockdown

Reports of gunfire from a car led to school precautions

Anchorage police say that reports of gunfire from a white sedan today in East Anchorage led to the temporary "lockdown" or "stay put" status at area schools.

Berkowitz first 100 days

After first 100 days, Mayor Berkowitz reflects on his time in office so far

Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz has been in office for 100 days. Hear what he has to say about his accomplishments so far and what he plans for the future.

AP: Gov. Walker hired $50,000 consultants ahead of Obama visit

Gov. Bill Walker's administration spent $50,000 on Washington, D.C., consultants to help prepare them for a visit by President Barack Obama.

Bear charges visitors near Eagle River Nature Center; trail partially closed

An area of Chugach State Park in Eagle River has been closed to the public due to an aggressive bear in the area, according to officials with the Eagle River Nature Center. 

Egg shortage in Alaska

Egg shortage in Alaska continues after June avian flu outbreak

The cost of eggs in Alaska remains high more than two months after a massive outbreak of avian flu in the Lower 48.

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