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Bed sheets, backhoe used to save Alaska village cemetery from fire, residents say

Using wet sheets and water hauled by four-wheeler from a nearby lake, Noatak residents stopped a tundra fire from reaching the village cemetery Saturday.

Sex offenders among 14 'violent fugitives' captured by U.S. Marshals

Fourteen men and women, all considered “violent fugitives,” were arrested within the past two weeks in cities throughout Alaska, according to the U.S. Marshals Service.

Former Alaska drill sergeant pleads guilty to sex assaults

A Missouri drill sergeant charged with sexually assaulting eight female soldiers pleaded guilty Monday to three charges at the outset of his court-martial. Most of the allegations involved women at Fort Leonard Wood in Missouri, but some involved women in Afghanistan and Fort Richardson.

KTVA television reporter uses f-word to quit on air, says she will work to legalize pot

A reporter for Anchorage CBS-affiliate KTVA used the f-word on air during a live evening newscast Sunday night, saying she is quitting and will work to legalize marijuana as the owner of the Alaska Cannabis Club. 

Window Washer Falls from UAF Building

A man washing windows on a University of Alaska Fairbanks building survived a fall.

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17 Year Old Struck By Bullet During House Party

A young woman was hospitalized  after she was struck by a bullet inside a house early Sunday morning.

Man Killed in Early Morning Hit and Run Collision

A man was killed early Saturday morning in a deadly hit-and-run collision downtown.

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No Tuition Hike at University of Alaska

The University of Alaska Board of Regents gave thumbs down to a proposal to boost tuition by 4 percent.

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