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Cargo ship held in environmental crimes investigation cleared to leave Alaska

A cargo ship that has been detained in an Alaska harbor amid an environmental crimes investigation has been cleared to leave port.

German shipping company admits discharging oil in Alaska waters

The owner of a vehicle carrier ship discharged thousands of gallons last year in Alaskan waters, a hundred-plus miles from the nearest Aleutian island but well within the exclusive economic zone of the United States.

No signs so far that Anthem health care data breach affects Alaska

No signs so far that Anthem health care data breach affects Alaska

The nation’s second-largest insurance company -- which manages Blue Cross Blue Shield health plans in more than a dozen states, including Alaska -- is responding to a major hack reported Thursday.

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SteamDot, Blues Central bar to move into former Covenant House, plans show

The former Downtown home of the Covenant House, a nonprofit that serves homeless young Alaskans, may soon house a SteamDot and Blues Central bar, city records show. 

Industry Jobs

AK North Slope jobs reach record high despite low oil prices

Despite months of falling oil prices, development and employment on the North Slope remains strong for now.

City Wish list

Anchorage asks for $680 million in state spending for construction projects

Some familiar projects will be back on the table during the upcoming legislative session.

Bar Enforcement

Anchorage bouncers learn to create a safer bar atmosphere

Alaska Cabaret, Hotel, Restaurant and Retailers Association brought in a former California police officer who teaches nightclub security training nationwide.

Chugach MEA

MEA and Chugach Electric: Utility rates expected to increase

After close to 80 years, Matanuska Electric Association will be no longer be buying power from Chugach Electric.

Stock Market News

NC Powerball winner is thankful

1 areas are now under advisories, watches or severe weather warnings.

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