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Gov. Parnell Visits Western Alaska in Wake of Flood Damage

Keith Showalter, Office of Governor Sean Parnell

New USGS report: Coastal erosion threatens northern Alaska

A new report says erosion is eating away at Alaska's northern coast at some of the highest rates in the nation, threatening habitat and infrastructure.

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Day 1 for Berkowitz: Keeping a campaign promise, ruining a suit

Tuesday morning Ethan Berkowitz walked down 6th Avenue for the first time as Anchorage's mayor.

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Walker reduces amount available for oil tax credits

Gov. Bill Walker is limiting the amount available to pay for oil and gas tax credits this fiscal year.

Alaska pot regulators name 6 outlaw businesses, threaten enforcement

Alaska state regulators have named six marijuana businesses it says are operating illegally. The matter, which highlights the boundaries of newly legalized marijuana in the state, will be discussed Thursday in Fairbanks by the board.

Study: Polar bears could feel global warming's bite by 2025

A government report indicates about a third of the world's polar bears could be in imminent danger from greenhouse gas emissions as soon as 2025.

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Meet the 5 people appointed to regulate legal marijuana in Alaska

Alaska Gov. Bill Walker today announced the appointment of five people to a newly created board that will oversee legal marijuana sales in Alaska.

Juneau police officer’s airport CPR saves man, 81, with no pulse

Juneau airport ready to use resurfaced runway

A runway resurfacing project years in the making has recently been completed at Juneau International Airport.

Web extra: Scientists assess Greenland polar ice from the air

WATCH: Scientists assess Greenland polar ice from the air

NASA scientists flew 33 eight-hour missions this spring to monitor changes in the Greenland ice sheet, bringing back important scientific data -- and aerial video of their research flights.

Dan Sullivan makes his last speech before end of term as Mayor

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