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House expected to vote on school reimbursement bill Tuesday

The Alaska House of Representatives is expected to vote on a bill Tuesday that would eliminate state reimbursements for school bond packages for five years.


Company denied use of land in Palmer

The Board of Adjustment and Appeals unanimously denied Central Monofill Services' appeal for a conditional use permit for a 118-acre stretch of land along mile 38 of the Glenn Highway in Palmer.

Interior upholds Chukchi lease sale for 2015 Shell drilling

Interior upholds Chukchi lease sale for 2015 Shell drilling

The Department of the Interior issued a record of decision on Tuesday, announcing that it has upheld a 2008 Chukchi Sea lease sale challenged by environmentalists.


Kenai's Peninsula Borough's simple solution to speed emergency response

The Funny River Fire burned dangerously close to a neighborhood outside of Soldotna.

Austin Baird / KTUU-TV

North Pole man faces murder charge in ex-girlfriend’s shooting

A North Pole man has been arrested and charged with murdering his ex-girlfriend, after Alaska State Troopers say he fatally shot her and then tried to kill himself Monday evening.

Austin Baird / KTUU-TV

'Superman' pleads guilty to leading Anchorage meth-for-mail ring

A man known to authorities as "Superman" pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to 16 counts related to drug dealing and fraud.

Kodiak Launch Complex repairs continue after hypersonic rocket blast

Kodiak Launch Complex ready for repairs after hypersonic rocket blast

A pad at the Kodiak Launch Complex damaged by an Army rocket which was self-destructed in August is set to be back online by the end of the year, according to Alaska Aerospace Corp. officials.

Sutton gas station burglar takes donations for trailer-fire family

A Monday-morning burglary at a Sutton gas station on the Glenn Highway caused more than $1,000 in losses -- including money donated to a local family displaced by a fire last week.

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