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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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Local news for Anchorage, AK continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

Man accused of robbing Anchorage bank arrested with stolen minivan, gas can in hand

A man who robbed an East Anchorage bank on Aug. 13, 2014 presented a note demanding money and stating he was armed.

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4 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

What makes Tuesday Night Race Series so beloved in Anchorage?

I don't consider myself a competitive person, but my best friend corrects me when I say this.

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6 hrs ago | KGOT-FM Anchorage

No criminal charges in death of bicyclist

Assistant District Attorney Daniel Shorey in a letter released by police Tuesday says TJ Justice will not be prosecuted despite acknowledging that he smoked marijuana for a medical condition.

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7 hrs ago | Homer News

Maintenance error triggers false tsunami alarm

An error made during maintenance of the National Weather Service, Anchorage, alert system caused a false tsunami alarm this morning.

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8 hrs ago | Homer Tribune

Galleries serve up shows and snacks for First Friday

As always, Homer art galleries feature outstanding First Friday shows and treats for visitors who stroll by to view and possibly purchase some art this Friday, Sept.

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8 hrs ago | Homer Tribune

Revolt or cleaning house: Castner leads movement

Discussions considering the hypotheticals of switching from a first class to a home rule city bring up fears about what if the new system runs amuck? What if legal snags break the "City that Works," as the City of Homer's motto describes itself, into a city that decidedly doesn't function - except in court, where Homer's city attorneys may have ... (more)

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11 hrs ago | KFQD-AM Anchorage

2 die, 2 injured in Parks Highway crash

Two residents of Fairbanks died Monday in a head-on collision on the Parks Highway and two Anchorage residents suffered serious injuries.

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16 hrs ago | MRO-Esource.com

Bearing demonstration tour to travel across North America

A half-year of travelling through Asia and South America, and 17,500 miles of driving through deserts, rainforests, and some of the world's busiest cities, has brought Igus' iglide on tour car to the United States, where it begins the next leg of its tour in Anchorage, AK.

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19 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Motivation for STEM empowerment prevalent in PBC schools

Motivation is instilling valuable knowledge of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math in students across the United States and around the world through programs such as THE FLYING CLASSROOM whereby students from Verde Elementary School will take part in this "one-of-a-kind" virtual field trip which will take them around the world during the ... (more)

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

APRN

Freedom Summer Marks 50th Anniversary

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer, when civil rights activists from across the United States joined together to register black voters in the Deep South.

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The Daily Caller

Alaska Senate Challenger Dan Sullivan Accuses Mark Begich Of Lying In Ad

Republican Alaska U.S. senate challenger Dan Sullivan is accusing Democratic incumbent Mark Begich of lying in a television ad blaming Sullivan for the early prison release of a man accused of murdering two elderly people and sexually assaulting their young granddaughter.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

Lujan Takes Jacks Reigns After Sumner Injury

South Dakota State starting quarterback Austin Sumner broke three bones in his foot after tripping during the Jacks 38-18 loss at Missouri yesterday.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Mat-Su officials meet with feds over ferry bill

Matanuska-Susitna Borough officials are prepping for negotiations with the U.S. Transportation Department to resolve $12.3 million the borough owes the feds for its failed ferry plan.

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WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Moderate earthquake hits region near Fairbanks

The Alaska Earthquake Information Center says a magnitude 5.1 earthquake hit 43 miles northwest of Fairbanks on Saturday night.

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Anchorage Daily News

Alaska VA moves nurse practitioner to shorthanded Wasilla clinic

The Alaska VA Healthcare System has moved a nurse practitioner from Anchorage to Wasilla to treat patients at the Mat-Su VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic, a staff-strapped facility that Sen. Lisa Murkowski has flagged for investigation by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Anchorage Daily News

Archaeologists rush to save ancient Yup'ik treasures threatened by melting permafrost

Darren Cleveland, left, hands his delighted grandmother Mary Cleveland a wooden bowl with a bent wood rim to hold as they attend the show and tell for the Nunalleq archaeological site on Wednesday, August 27, 2014, in Quinhagak.

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Anchorage Daily News

RIP Suby Sam: The story of my stolen car

My 1995 Subaru Legacy after being recovered from a ditch in the Interior community of Glennallen, nearly 200 miles away from Anchorage, in August 2013.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: Troopers nab driver accused of playing cop

Anchorage man uses phony badge to avoid traffic: An Anchorage man was arrested Saturday for allegedly flashing a phony law enforcement badge so he could avoid traffic while speeding down the Old Glenn Highway, Alaska State Troopers write.

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Anchorage Daily News

Miscovich parlayed mining camp innovation into firefighting advance

An ad for an early version of John Miscovich's "Intelligiant," a device that helped automate hydraulic mining and led to improvements on big city fire trucks in New York City, Los Angeles and elsewhere.

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Anchorage Daily News

Anchorage police Crimes Against Children Unit deals with sadness, constant flow of cases

The epidemic of sexual abuse of minors in Alaska remains a problem with an ever-elusive solution -- a problem confusing and rage-inducing enough that it's tempting to try to put it out of mind.

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