Tag Archive for Alaska

Birders photograph rare species outside Juneau

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — North America’s largest shorebird made an appearance this month in southeast Alaska, hundreds of miles north of its usual northern breeding area…. …read more

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Couples Plan to Challenge Alaska Gay-Marriage Ban

Couples plan lawsuit to challenge constitutionality of Alaska’s ban on same-sex marriage …read more

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5.8 Earthquake Felt in Alaska

5.8 earthquake felt in Alaska’s Cook Inlet region …read more

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Landmark Urethane Igloo in Alaska for Sale

For sale: Roadside urethane Alaska igloo captured in countless photos by tourists is for sale …read more

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Fishing company pleads guilty in Alaska case

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A fishing corporation has been fined after pleading guilty to illegal fishing operations in Alaska state waters…. …read more

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Kodiak police say drug bust was biggest ever

KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — Kodiak police say a weekend drug bust was the biggest ever in department history, with the drugs having an estimated street value of $2.2 million…. …read more

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Alaska soldier charged in death of son, 3

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — The Army says a 23-year-old soldier has been charged with murder, kidnapping and related counts in the April 4 death of his 3-year-old son at the family’s home at Fort Wainwright near Fairbanks…. …read more

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Alaska to Sue for Road Through Wildlife Refuge

Alaska governor files intent to sue to build road through federal wildlife refuge …read more

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Sitka, other Alaska district entice teachers north

SITKA, Alaska (AP) — Some Sitka residents went shopping last weekend in Seattle, looking for new teachers…. …read more

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Trial in Alaska cold case starts in Juneau

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A cold case murder trial has started in Juneau involving the shooting of a Washington State woman by her boyfriend at Yakutat’s Glacier Bear Lodge in 1996…. …read more

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