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Forsberg, Ostrander 1st, 2nd in 2015 Mount Marathon women's race

Forsberg, Ostrander 1st, 2nd in 2015 Mount Marathon women's race

In a major upset of the Mount Marathon women’s race, Emelie Forsberg is Mount Marathon’s fastest runner for 2015, taking the top spot in a race many people thought was a longtime junior champion’s to win.

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Juneau-area remains appear to be overboard cruise-ship crewman

Human remains found Friday afternoon near Juneau appear to be those of a cruise-ship crew member who went overboard the day before, according to Alaska State Troopers.

Motorcyclist struck by trooper in Seward Highway pursuit dies

The Seward Highway has reopened near Girdwood after a motorcyclist died Friday night when he was thrown in a collision then struck by the Alaska State Trooper pursuing him, troopers said early Saturday.

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Both drivers charged in Prince of Wales Island rollover crash

Alaska State Troopers charged both drivers in a rollover crash Thursday on Prince of Wales Island which left a woman injured, saying the two men could face additional counts as an investigation continues.

Vehicle-motorcycle crash closes Seward Highway near Girdwood

On one of Alaska's busiest driving nights of the year, when highways are full of people heading south to the Kenai Peninsula, drivers near Girdwood are being told the Seward Highway will be closed until at least midnight Saturday.

Firefighters control forest fire scare at edge of Downtown Anchorage

Firefighters say a fire which spread from a homeless camp to woods near Campbell Creek is under control Friday night, after a two-alarm response by the Anchorage Fire Department.

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Coast Guard suspends search for crew member near Douglas Island

The Coast Guard has suspended a search for a cruise ship crew member who was reported overboard off Alaska.

UPDATED: Motorcyclist killed in late-night Anchorage crash

A 29-year-old motorcyclist was killed early Friday morning after his motorcycle struck a Subaru Outback and the man was thrown from his vehicle, then struck by another, approaching motorcycle, police say. 

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