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Town Square cleanup top priority for new mayor

Cleaning up Anchorage's Town Square Park is a top priority for new Mayor Ethan Berkowitz.

Once in a … Well, you get the picture

Tomorrow morning at 2:43 Alaska Time, we’ll see a “blue moon.” Now, it won’t actually be blue.

Flash flooding closes lane of Mountain View Drive

Flash flooding reported in Mountain View early Thursday

Anchorage police asked drivers to avoid a section of Mountain View Drive Thursday morning, due to flash flooding in the area.

Authorities move to break up protest delaying Shell icebreaker

Authorities are trying to force protesters in kayaks from a river in Portland, Oregon, where the demonstrators are trying to stop a Royal Dutch Shell icebreaker from leaving dry dock and joining an Arctic oil drilling operation.

Tuesday’s Cook Inlet quake largest of its kind in 25 years

Seismologists say Tuesday night’s long earthquake, felt across the Cook Inlet area, was the most intense one of its kind in the region in more than a quarter-century.

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Child on ATV hit by semi in Wasilla crash

A child whose four-wheeler was struck by a semi truck at a Wasilla intersection Thursday afternoon escaped with only minor injuries, according to Mat-Su Valley emergency responders.

Man gets 20 years for fatal 2006 stabbing in Anchorage

Man gets 20 years for fatal 2006 stabbing in Anchorage

A man accused of stabbing another man to death in Anchorage nearly a decade ago pleaded guilty to manslaughter charges Thursday, receiving a 20-year sentence in the case.

Man enters guilty plea in girlfriend’s Anchorage murder

Man enters guilty plea in girlfriend’s Anchorage murder

More than a year after the death of his girlfriend at a Hillside home, a man admitted to shooting her as he pleaded guilty to murder charges in an Anchorage courtroom Thursday.

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