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3 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News
After months of disagreement on using state money to build an indoor recreation center with tennis courts in West Anchorage, the Anchorage Assembly voted Tuesday night to spend a little more than $4.4 million on the facility, significantly less than original requests.
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7 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News
State money the municipality wants to use to build a controversial tennis complex in West Anchorage can't be used for new construction, according to a legal opinion from the state's legislative affairs agency released by two legislators Tuesday.
11 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News
A 59-year-old man was charged with assault in connection with the stabbing of a man Tuesday morning at Peggy's Restaurant on Fifth Avenue, according to the Anchorage Police Department.
17 hrs ago | Cult of Mac Blog
With all the RAM we have these days, it's easy to get some serious screen clutter going on when you have a ton of apps open.
21 hrs ago | Illinoisreview
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Bryan Emmons isn't moving from his house on Davis Street in Eagle River, where he's lived since he was an infant.
With surprising suddenness, it's back to the future for the state budget. After a decade of relative affluence, we've returned to fiscal conditions that resemble those of about a decade ago.
A 42-year-old Anchorage woman with a medical condition has been missing for more than a week, according to the Anchorage Police Department.
Location: Anchorage, AK, 12/9/13 Protecting the manager scene. 1 Weimaraner and 3 Wisemen.
In a storm that started Friday and continued into Sunday, Alaska's largest city received the most snowfall so far this winter.
The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports lead guide, Chris Branham and assistant guides Todd Kuster and Daniel Suprak, were each charged with aiding clients in killing bears without proper licensing.
First tri-mission Direct Receiving Station to offer both high-resolution and very high-resolution optical and radar satellite images Ninth DRS contract signed in 2013 by Astrium Services as it continues to expand its network of nearly 40 stations Astrium Services holds the widest-ranging DRS network in the world today, ensuring rapid delivery of ... (more)
Jim Wilde and John Sturgeon have both lost their lawsuits to challenge the National Park Service's authority to dictate their behavior on navigable rivers in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve.
One day after the Alaska Aces released defenseman Jason Cohen of Anchorage, the Idaho Steelheads claimed him off waivers -- the Aces were in Idaho, so perhaps Cohen never even split town.
The board of the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority, the state's development corporation, is now approaching its go/no-go decision on the idea of a state-subsidized liquefied natural gas plant on the North Slope.
For the past two years, business in Anchorage has been good. Our employment numbers have been consistently solid; we've added about 1,800 private-sector jobs in 2013, according to preliminary and revised year-to-date data from the Alaska Department of Labor.
Blizzard Watch for Anchorage County was issued at December 17 at 4:08PM AKST