JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The majority leader of the Alaska Senate says he will consider this session a success if lawmakers pass the state operating and infrastructure budgets and a bill that allows for structured draws from Alaska's oil-wealth...
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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump declared Monday that "Nobody knew that health care could be so complicated." Yet the opposite has long been painfully obvious for top congressional Republicans, who face mounting pressure to scrap the law even...
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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Heavy weekend snowfall closed two northern Alaska highways over the weekend and forced transportation officials to order extended plowing despite the state budget crunch.
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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska wildlife officials have begun a study to learn more about Anchorage's urban moose population and the most efficient way to count the animals in the metropolitan area.
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FAIRBANKS — Sprint racing legend Roxy Wright captured her fourth victory on Sunday in the Fur Rendezvous Open World Championship sled dog race in Anchorage.
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FAIRBANKS — Starting in 2020, the housing market in the Fairbanks North Star Borough is expected to tighten up as hundreds of new U.S. Air Force members and their families start arriving.
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BETHEL, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska nonprofit organization is encouraging residents of the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta to share stories about the region's rich history as it works to ensure future generations have access to knowledge about the Yupik...
2/24/2017
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan said Friday that he tries to be as accessible as possible to his Alaska constituents and frequently holds public meetings on specific issues.
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2/24/2017
Updated 3:25 p.m.: A travel advisory has been issued for Mile 28-72 Elliott Highway due to reports of freezing rain and snow, which have made road conditions hazardous. Travel is not advised at this time. The advisory is in effect…
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2/24/2017
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - One of dog mushing's leading figures has suffered panic attacks and undergone therapy in the year since she was stalked by a drunken snowmobile driver on an isolated stretch of the Iditarod race across Alaska.
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2/24/2017
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - A representative for the Alaska attorney general's office said a change in how the federal government enforces its own marijuana laws would not affect state marijuana laws.
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2/24/2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department will step up enforcement of federal law against recreational marijuana, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Thursday, offering the Trump administration's strongest indication to date of a looming crackdown on...
2/24/2017
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska state lawmakers are considering the creation of a holiday to honor the contributions of more than 4,000 black soldiers who endured harsh conditions while building the Alaska Highway during World War II.
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2/23/2017
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Anchorage-area school has banned the display of the Confederate flag after some students posed with a version of the flag for photos inside the school.
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2/23/2017
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — An executive order by President Donald Trump designed to radically cut back on federal regulations has spurred disagreement among fishermen about how it will affect them — and lawmakers and regulators aren't sure what the...
2/23/2017
AUBURN, N.Y. (AP) — A New York museum's historical painting depicting the U.S. purchase of Alaska has been loaned to the 49th state for commemorations marking the event's 150th anniversary.
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2/23/2017
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Frank Murkowski in 2001 gave a speech urging colleagues to approve oil drilling in America's largest wildlife refuge. The Alaska Republican held up a blank sheet of paper to illustrate his point.
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2/23/2017