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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 $293,000 which is roughly $190/per square foot. More Anchorage information.

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Sullivan wants 'deceitful' ad about Mountain View killings off air; Begich campaign stands by it

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Dan Sullivan is demanding that Democratic incumbent Mark Begich remove a hard-hitting TV ad But the Begich campaign isn't budging.

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Police: Woman trying to cross Gambell Street hit by car

Anchorage police say a woman was taken to the hospital with serious injuries after she was hit by a car Friday evening in Midtown Anchorage.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

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NSF Earmarks $1.5M for Native Students Studying STEM Subjects

A $1.5 million dollar grant from the National Science Foundation will fund a five-year pilot project to help American Indian and Alaska Native college students achieve advanced degrees in science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM subjects.

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Anchorage Daily News

Lumberjack act a fair favorite, year after year

Sam Fenton, representing Camp Anchorage, chops his way to a win in springboard chopping in the Fred Scheer's Lumberjack Show on Friday, August 22, 2014, at the Alaska State Fair.

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Anchorage Daily News

Anchorage man dies while crossing Little Susitna River

An Anchorage man died Thursday while attempting to cross the Little Susitna River in Southcentral Alaska, Alaska State Troopers write.

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Anchorage Daily News

Alaska mayors group opposes legalizing marijuana

A group of Alaska mayors has come out in opposition of the ballot measure to legalize, tax and regulate recreational marijuana in Alaska.

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KFQD-AM Anchorage

Shell files revised Arctic offshore drilling plan

Shell is preserving its options to drill for oil in Arctic waters next year by filing a revised exploration plan with federal officials.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Top 10 fall airfare deals from Anchorage

My friend Alan Swensen had a great phrase regarding airfares: "Fare wars are like buses.

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Anchorage Daily News

Mission to cook 50 Filipino meals in 50 states comes to Anchorage

Her goal is twofold: to spotlight Filipino cuisine and culture throughout the United States and to raise money for schools in the Philippines that were devastated by Typhoon Haiyan almost a year ago.

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Anchorage Daily News

2 pranks set Alaska's giant floating hot dog on its way down Matanuska River

Graham Kraft, Andy Fischer, Eben Sargent, and Luc Mehl with the foam hot dog that washed up on a beach.

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Anchorage Daily News

Anchorage man found guilty in 2011 bayonet slaying

An Anchorage Superior Court jury convicted 37-year-old Yoder Blalock on Thursday of second-degree murder, disagreeing with his claim that he attacked his victim with a bayonet in self-defense.

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Anchorage Daily News

Anchorage's Evan Trupp signs with AHL Worcester

Evan Trupp of Anchorage, who helped the Alaska Aces to the Kelly Cup last season and earned his first promotion to the AHL, has signed with AHL Worcester, according to eliteprospects.com Trupp, 26, last season played 17 games for AHL Abbotsford, earning a 1-6--7 totals and an AHL deal from the club then affiliated with NHL Calgary.

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Alaska Journal of Commerce

Kenai Peninsula hopes to host Board of Fish meetings

Municipalities across the Kenai Peninsula are slated to consider asking the Alaska Board of Fisheries to hold the 2017 Upper Cook Inlet Finfish meeting on the Kenai Peninsula.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Ad alleges Begich shortchanges his female staff - Is it true?

An ad running against Sen. Mark Begich attacks him on his support for women - exactly where he proclaims his strength.

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Anchorage Daily News

Monster lingcod, sparkling weather combine to make Whittier fishing memorable

There's a local saying about Whittier in which a colorful adjective that rhymes with the town's name is used to describe weather in and around the tiny Prince William Sound community.

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Anchorage Daily News

Municipality of Anchorage again delays launch of software system

Anchorage leaders are again delaying the launch of a new software system meant to automate many functions of city government.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Foster The People caps off Anchorage's summer of synth-pop

This spring's MGMT show might have been the beginning of something. It's still too early to call it a trend but the kind of bands that became popular in MGMT's wake -- in large part by sharing the group's dance/indie-pop DNA -- are once again following the duo's lead and trekking to Alaska.

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3 charged with Las Vegas-to-Alaska drug conspiracy

An Anchorage federal grand jury has indicted three Las Vegas men on charges of conspiring to distribute more than five kilograms of cocaine to Alaska.

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Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: Archeologists recover early snowmachine

Archeologists find early snowmachine: A team of archeologists working in the Nunatsivut region, on the northern coast of Labrador, has found what they believe to the Canadian province's first snowmachine, reports CBC .

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Attorney: Yupa ik Fishermen Wrongfully Convicted

Attorneys argued before the Alaska Court of Appeals in downtown Anchorage today about whether Yup'ik fishermen, who fished for Chinook or king Salmon during a closure on the Kuskokwim River in 2012, were wrongfully convicted.

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