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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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41 min ago | Anchorage Daily News

Medred: Anchorage brawl featuring Palins just a heapin' helpin' of Alaska hospitality

Yes, for those of you who were out hunting and missed it, the 49th state's favorite, half-term, ex-governor and her clan are home for a spell and back at it again. This time it's a made-for-the-internet brawl in Oceanview, an upper middle-class Anchorage neighborhood.

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41 min ago | Anchorage Daily News

Woman killed in ATV crash in St. Marys

A 21-year-old woman was killed in an ATV crash Sunday in Saint Marys, according to Alaska State Troopers. Troopers said Pulcheria Yupanik was the only person on the ATV when it crashed on Airport Road, less than a mile from the turnoff to Pitkas Point, a tiny community in Western Alaska where Yukpanik was from.

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1 hr ago | APRN

Anchorage Port Project is downsized to deal with corrosion, not expansion

The Anchorage Port project is taking a new direction toward modernization and rehabilitation instead of expansion. Underneath the wharf at the Port of Anchorage stand 1,400 hollow steel posts.

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2 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

Outside money favors Begich, but he assails it

The U.S. Senate this week blocked a constitutional amendment aimed at reversing Citizens United. That's the Supreme Court decision allowing corporations, unions and associations to spend unlimited amounts on elections as long as these so-called "outside groups" don't coordinate with campaigns.

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6 hrs ago | APRN

Cheaper Turboprops Lower Some AK Jet Fares

The airline began flying smaller, turboprop planes between Anchorage and Fairbanks earlier this year. They also flew summer routes between Anchorage and Kodiak.

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11 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

New home shows off Alaska-made building materials and furnishings

The Peterson Group's new house construction at 8967 Dry Creek Loop features Alaska made products used in the building and is staged with art work from the Alaska State Council on the Arts and blue hollomon gallery. The home near Sand lake and W Dimond Blvd. was photographed on Friday, September 12, 2014.

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13 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Sarah Palin brawl: Jerry Springer-like brawl at Palin B-Day bash, fists a flying

The Sarah Palin Family Brawl - sounds like a Wikipedia entry. One may be forthcoming as the news of the raucous house party keeps a'coming.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Alaska university campuses adapt to fast-growing veteran enrollment

Bryan Box, an Army veteran who served in Afghanistan, is now a biological sciences major at UAA. The population of student veterans at UAA and UAF has prompted the universities to bring on additional staff.

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Anchorage Daily News

Tax man shuts down ANC's Sandman plans

Plans to install sleeping pods at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport have been grounded, by of all things, Internal Revenue Service codes. The pods, which were planned for the airport's C concourse , would have contained two to three bunks each for weary and laid-over travelers to get some cheap rest before boarding their next flight.

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Anchorage Daily News

Unusual species in Alaska waters indicate parts of Pacific warming dramatically

A giant hotspot in the North Pacific Ocean may help explain why a massive ocean sunfish was spotted in Prince William Sound this month and a skipjack tuna was caught in a gillnet weeks earlier near the mouth of Copper River, scientists say. Both species are unusual visitors to Alaska.

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Anchorage Daily News

Little-known think tank shapes Alaska policy debate with Outside help

A self-described free-market think tank that publishes the earnings of thousands of public employees in Alaska is not so open when it comes to disclosing its financial supporters -- including the conservative Outside group that has funneled large grants its way. One of the values of the Alaska Policy Forum is not disclosing donors, but the source of its limited money is less important than the group's focus on transparency in government, fiscal accountability and school reform, said David Boyle, executive director.

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WBAY-TV Green Bay

Police: 6 hurt in shooting outside Alaska bar

With the deadly ambush on a state police barracks in the Pocono Mountains, law enforcement in eastern Pennsylvania went on high alert and officers from throughout the region, including New York and New Jersey,... A Pennsylvania state trooper who was injured when a gunman ambushed him and killed a colleague outside a police barracks is conscious and talking for the first time. Police say six people were injured, one critically, in a shooting outside a bar in Alaska, and the suspects remain at large.

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The Charlotte Observer

Police: 6 hurt in shooting outside Alaska bar

In this photograph taken Sept. 14, 2014, an investigator works outside the Kodiak Bar and Grill in downtown Anchorage, Alaska, where police said six people were injured in an early morning shooting.

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Anchorage Daily News

6 wounded, 1 critically, in morning shooting outside downtown bar

Police are looking for two men they say wounded six people, one critically, in an early morning shooting Sunday outside a downtown bar, Anchorage police said. Officers were called to the Kodiak Bar and Grill, 225 E. Fifth Avenue, at 4:25 a.m. for a reported shooting, the police department said in a news release.

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Anchorage Daily News

No injuries reported in crash of small plane near Mt. Susitna

The Alaska Air National Guard rescued three people from the remote site of a plane crash north of Mount Susitna late Saturday. No injuries were reported.

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Boston.com

JAMES CARROLLNew Cold War with Russia? Learn the right lessons

But the probable targets are listed not as Kiev, Tbilisi, Vilnius, or Tallinn but as "Nome, Fairbanks, Anchorage, and Seward." Right: Alaska.

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Daily Mail

Sarah Palin's family brawl was started by daughter's ex-boyfriend...

Django Unchained actress and her white husband hit out at 'racist' cops who handcuffed her 'mistaking her for a PROSTITUTE after they kissed in public' Palin supporters claim birthday brawl was started by daughter's ex-boyfriend who 'tried to get in to their stretch limo Hummer' and Sarah was just defending her family Man sues a Colorado jail after losing 5 toes to infection from diabetes 'because he wasn't granted medical care' Sarah Palin's family brawl was started by daughter's ex-boyfriend who 'tried to get in to their Hummer limo after he had engaged in some questionable behavior' A weekend fight allegedly involving nearly every member of the Sarah Palin's family was actually started by her daughter' ex-boyfriend, according to a source close to the family.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Knock by knock, groups try to 'move the needle' in Alaska's US Senate race

Holli Erickson talks to Pat Deis as she goes door to door in south Anchorage urging potential Mark Begich for US Senate voters to vote in the upcoming general election. Erickson works for Salmon PAC, a political action committee touting Begich's stand on salmon issues including GMO salmon and the proposed Pebble Mine.

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Live Science

Victor Chinn captured this aurora photo on Sept. 12, 2014, near Cleary Summit, Alaska.

The superheated particles launched from the sun after two back-to-black solar flares erupted this week have created dazzling light shows for skywatchers. Filling the skies near Cleary Summit in Fairbanks, Alaska, with their eerie green and purple-pink glow, the northern lights made for quite a sight .

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Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: Suspect sought in Anchorage stabbling

Suspect in brothers' stabbing sought: Anchorage police say two men were injured in a stabbing on a South Anchorage bike trail Friday night, one critically. The incident occurred about 10:15 p.m. near 88th Avenue and the Old Seward Highway.

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