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Anchorage, Alaska is located in Anchorage County. Zip codes in Anchorage, AK include 99521, 99520, and 99510. The median home price in Anchorage is $302,900 which is roughly $191/per square foot. More Anchorage information.

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54 min ago | Anchorage Daily News

Troopers aid fishing boat taking on water near Dillingham

The Alaska State Troopers helped patch up a fishing boat that was taking on water near Dillingham on Friday, authorities said.

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9 hrs ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte

'Baby Miracle' arrives after mother goes into coma

ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- A rural Alaska family is torn between feelings of grief and celebration.

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13 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

Commercial driftnet opening set for Saturday in upper Cook Inlet

Commercial driftnet fishermen -- but not setnet fishermen -- will get a chance Saturday to target Cook Inlet sockeyes, state fishery managers announced Friday evening.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Juneau's Mendenhall River crests after glacial outburst; flooding considered minor

A surge of water released from behind an ice dam flowed through Juneau this week but crested late in the day Friday and had emergency officials breathing a sigh of relief.

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Anchorage Daily News

APOC rejects complaint that parents should be registered lobbyists

A state agency has rejected a complaint that parents who volunteered to spend the last month of the legislative session in Juneau seeking money for schools should have registered as paid lobbyists.

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Fitch Affirms Anchorage, AK's Sewer Revs at 'AA'; Outlook Stable

The Rating Outlook is Stable. SECURITY The bonds are backed by net sewer revenues before the enterprise's payments in lieu of taxes .

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Anchorage Daily News

Anchorage cabbie acquitted of sexually assaulting passenger

An Anchorage man and former Alaska Yellow Cab driver accused of sexually assaulting a passenger he'd offered a free ride in August 2011 was found not guilty on Friday following a week-long trial.

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Anchorage Daily News

Man accused of executing Texas family was voted prom king, class clown in Alaska

The 33-year-old man accused of killing four children and their parents inside a suburban Houston home Wednesday attended an Alaska high school where he was voted prom king and class clown.

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Anchorage Daily News

In downtown Anchorage, gates go up to block alley that became a public toilet

Andrew Duncan and Todd Hendrickson of Acme Fence Co. install gates at the ends of the covered breezeway between the 4th Avenue Theatre and First National Bank of Alaska on Thursday.

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Living Church

TLC 249/2 Online

Jeffrey MacDonald tells of efforts at Christ Church in Anchorage, Alaska, to provide aging members of the community with affordable housing on the parish's property.

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Anchorage Daily News

Reality Check: Even in Alaska, there's a reality too boring for TV

"Whatcha wanna eat? Also, do you want to be on Buying Alaska?" read a text message I received on Sunday night from my significant other, Zac.

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Anchorage Daily News

Third-party candidates could tip scales in Alaska's US Senate race

One's a former Republican legislator who pleaded guilty to felony conspiracy in 2011 as part of the FBI's investigation of Alaska political corruption.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Beatles tribute band Britbeat perform anniversery show in Anchorage

This weekend, Eli, Chris, Geoff and David will do their best to make up for that oversight when they present three shows as a Beatles tribute band called BritBeat.

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Anchorage Daily News

Fireweed 400 bike race kicks off long journey for two Anchorage men

A couple of Anchorage men hope to parlay this weekend's Fireweed 400 bike race into a two-day road trip that puts an Alaskan spin on planes, trains and automobiles.

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Peninsula Clarion

Borough threatened with lawsuit due to K-Beach Flood

Photo by Rashah McChesney/Peninsula Clarion Water encroaches on a horse barn Wedneday July 2, 2014 on Buoy Avenue near the Kalifonsky Meadow Subdivision in Kenai, Alaska.

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Anchorage Daily News

Anchorage man sentenced to 5 years for robbing 2 banks

A 25-year-old Anchorage man was sentenced in federal court Thursday to five years for robbing two South Anchorage banks earlier this year.

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Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: Begich brings in $1.3 million in latest fundraising quarter

Begich brings in $1.3 million in the latest fundraising quarter: Alaska Sen. Mark Begich brought in $1.3 million in the fundraising quarter that ended in June, a slight bump up from the $1.1 million raised during the previous quarter.

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Alaska Journal of Commerce

Movers & Shakers 07/13/14

Harry W. Need IV has been hired as the director of gift planning for the University of Alaska Foundation.

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Anchorage Daily News

Chris Thompson: Four steps to a visitor-friendly church service

Blogging and writing about Anchorage area churches has occupied my time for more than six years.

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Anchorage Daily News

Cuts to Alaska refugee services could result from unaccompanied minors crisis at U.S. border

The mounting tide of unaccompanied minors crossing the Southwest U.S. border to flee poverty and violence in Central America might be felt in Alaska through deep cuts to services designed to help newly-arrived refugees start their lives here.

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