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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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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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KFQD-AM Anchorage

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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A Bucyrus native chooses a unique and difficult way of returning for his 50th high school reunion September sixth.

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Anchorage Daily News

Eagle River-Chugiak assemblywoman announces Anchorage mayoral run

Amy Demboski, the first-term assemblywoman for Eagle River and Chugiak, said she would run for Anchorage mayor, joining a field that so far includes only attorney and former assemblyman Dan Coffey as a serious contender.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Heavy damage, no injuries in 'suspicious' mobile home fire

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.

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Anchorage Daily News

Anchorage D-man Wrenn re-ups with AHL Texas

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.

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Marine wife murder suspect to be arraigned

Undated photos of 24-year-old Christoper Brandon Lee and 19-year-old Erin Corwin.

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Monterey County Herald

Switzerland murder suspect arrested in New Zealand

The Sri Lankan national is accused of murdering Kavitha Kandiah on Dec. 13, 2000, in the city of Basel.

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