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Mat-Su Borough mayor race

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

Challenger Vern Halter is beating incumbent Larry DeVilbiss in the election for Mat-Su Borough Mayor, according to unofficial results. Residents in Palmer, meantime, appear to have voted in favor of a commercial marijuana ban proposal. 

Former Fairbanks public school tutor convicted of sexual abuse of minor

A former Fairbanks public school tutor has been found guilty of forcing a boy to have sex with him in 2010.

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2 Your Health: Experts warn against overlooking concussion symptoms

Student athletes involved in certain sports run a high risk of sustaining a concussion. But the symptoms often get overlooked, experts say.

UPDATE: Police apprehend man wanted for multiple felony warrants

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

TransCanada buyout special session

State could earn billions from TransCanada buyout, report says

While the cost of buying out TransCanada's share in the Alaska LNG Project is substantial, the state could stand to make billions as a part-owner of the gas-line, a report by consulting firm Black and Veatch has found.

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.

Booming Alaska coffee industry bright spot in state economy

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