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My friend Alan Swensen had a great phrase regarding airfares: "Fare wars are like buses.
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.
Graham Kraft, Andy Fischer, Eben Sargent, and Luc Mehl with the foam hot dog that washed up on a beach.
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.
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.
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.
An ad running against Sen. Mark Begich attacks him on his support for women - exactly where he proclaims his strength.
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.
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.
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.
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 .
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.
A Bucyrus native chooses a unique and difficult way of returning for his 50th high school reunion September sixth.
Anchorage firefighters knocked down flames at a boarded-up mobile home Tuesday evening, August 26, 2014, inside the Penland Mobile Home Park near Northway Mall.
Anchorage defenseman William Wrenn, who played all last season for the AHL champion Texas Stars, has re-signed to play for them again in the upcoming season, according to eliteprospects.com Wrenn, 23, began his pro career two seasons ago with the ECHL's Alaska Aces, racking 5-16--21 totals in 51 games.
Undated photos of 24-year-old Christoper Brandon Lee and 19-year-old Erin Corwin.
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Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 02:24 am
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