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(Dustin Safranek/Ketchikan Daily News via AP)
May 15, 2019 - 12:20 am
Coast Guard Lt. Brian Dykens said six people have died in the collision Monday afternoon near Ketchikan, a popular destination for cruise ships in Alaska.
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A bull moose browsed in Cuddy Family Midtown Park in Anchorage, Alaska, b
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May 01, 2019 - 8:43 pm
Politics can stink.
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March 01, 2019 - 1:13 pm
A cat named Stormy that has spent more than six years as a fixture in a remote Alaska general store is being forced out after officials notified the store owners that the cat's presence violates food safety standards.
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(Alaska Regional Hospital via AP)
January 08, 2019 - 4:01 pm
A moose wandered into a hospital building in Alaska's largest city and chowed down on some plants in the lobby as workers watched the massive animal in awe.
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Track Palin, left, talks with his lawyer Patrick Bergt before a hearing in Anchorage, Alaska.
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December 05, 2018 - 6:41 pm
The elder son of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin turned himself in to an Anchorage halfway house Wednesday to begin a year in custody, following his conviction for assaulting his father, an official said.
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This aerial photo shows damage on Vine Road, south of Wasilla, Alaska, after earthquakes Friday, Nov. 30, 2018.
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December 01, 2018 - 1:48 pm
Chris Riekena was driving his 7-year-old son to school when his car started acting up. As he pulled over, he realized the problem wasn't his car — it was a huge earthquake.
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November 30, 2018 - 4:39 pm
April Pearce was at her desk at work in the assessor's office in the small city of Soldotna and started filming once she realized the rumbling of the Alaska earthquake was the start of something big.
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November 30, 2018 - 2:27 pm
Back-to-back earthquakes measuring 7.0 and 5.8 rocked buildings and shattered roads Friday morning in Anchorage, sending people running into the streets and briefly triggering a warning to residents in Kodiak to flee to higher ground for fear of a tsunami.
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Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott
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October 16, 2018 - 8:51 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott resigned Tuesday over unspecified inappropriate comments, complicating what was already a difficult re-election fight for Gov. Bill Walker. Mallott, in his resignation letter, said his decision was "compelled by inappropriate comments I made that...
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October 02, 2018 - 10:12 am
A female bear and her two cubs mauled and killed a young man working at a remote mine site on a southeast Alaska island with one of the highest bear densities in the state, authorities said Monday.
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