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Shortly after Democrats held a 14-hour "Climate Talkathon," Republicans took to the Senate floor to slam Democratic calls for climate regulations that would raise energy costs for families.
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Iditarod musher Aliy Zirkle, from Two Rivers, Alaska, works on her gear at the White Mountain checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Monday, March 10, 2014.
The Alaska Senate's four Anchorage Democrats called on Gov. Sean Parnell to withdraw the appointment of a California resident and former oil company executive from the Alaska board that sets the value of crude-oil pipelines and other petro-property for tax purposes.
On Oct. 28, 2013, at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, a monument was dedicated to military working dog teams, specifically recognizing the sacrifices of dogs in combat, a tribute to the military working dog and their handlers.
The measure was placed on the Aug. 19 primary ballot by initiative and would follow Colorado and Washington in making marijuana regulation more like alcohol regulation, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.
Alaska, the last great frontier, is being threatened by many proposals to mine an estimated 5.5 trillion tons of coal.
The first-term Alaska Democrat, who faces a challenging re-election this November, has been targeted in two TV commercials put up by Americans for Prosperity, a conservative group backed by the deep pockets of the billionaire industrialist brothers, David and Charles Koch.
Jason Ahrns, a graduate student at the University of Alaska-Fairbanks, goes sprite-chasing at night during electrical storms.
A native of Valdez , Alaska , William Allen Egan was one of six children born to William and Cora Egan.
Two hours before the sun rose in Shaktoolik, a village of 251 people on the Bering Strait in western Alaska, Nashua native Aliy Zirkle hitched her 11-dog team and headed her sled out over Alaska's snow-covered wilderness as the leader in Alaska's famed Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.
The 44-year-old musher arrived at the village of Koyuk with 11 dogs at 2:07 p.m. Sunday after a 50-mile run from the previous checkpoint at Shaktoolik .
With the Legislature more than halfway through its scheduled 90-day session, major bills are starting to take shape - and a controversial bill from the past has re-emerged.
Gilbert Huntington, from Galena, Alaska, shares a laugh with Iditarod musher Hugh Neff, from Tok, at the Galena checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
A California man with ties to the oil industry is the newest member of the Alaska board that sets the value for oil industry property, and a spokeswoman for Gov. Sean Parnell says the appointment is legal - despite a state law that requires board members to be registered Alaska voters.
A surprising development in the legislative debate over a constitutional amendment that could completely restructure Alaska's educational system puts the proposal before the full Senate this week -- amid significant doubts about whether supporters have the votes.
Those words for Alaska may mean something radically different if a sweeping crime bill, shepherded by Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, R-North Pole, passes the Legislature.