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This Tiny Isolated Town In Alaska Is Only Accessible By A 2.6 Mile-Long Tunnel That Closes At Night [PHOTOS] On the southern coast of Alaska, located on one of the many bays of the Alaskan Gulf, the town of Whittier might be the most remote and hard-to-access towns in the United States.
2 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News
There was a flurry of excitement in the newsroom when a call came in last month announcing the selection of the 2014 White House Christmas Ornament.
7 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News
OPINION: $3 billion into state pension funds is a big bite, but a wise investment.
It was standing-room only at an Anchorage debate on whether to keep the new capped oil tax rate or to switch back to a system where the rate goes up along with the profits.
The improvement in quarterly income is mainly due to improvements in loan interest and loan fee income which increased over the same period in 2013, an increase generated by growth in the bank's loan portfolio.
Come celebrate Alaska Nellie's Birthday at the Seward Senior Center, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, July 31. This event is held in remembrance of Alaska Nellie, a vibrant historical figure and pioneer roadhouse operator instrumental in the continuing construction of the Alaska Central Railway, a relationship that carried right on through to the days ... (more)
As legislators sworn to serve the best interests of our constituents and the state as a whole, our delegation is proud of our unanimous votes to pass the oil tax reform bill known as Senate Bill 21. We encourage all Alaskans join with us to vote "no" on Proposition 1 seeking its repeal.
An application was filed July 18 for the U.S. Department of Energy export permit for the project.
A group looking to introduce a ballot initiative that would ban commercial setnets in Alaska's urban areas received approval to move forward Wednesday.
Eagle River author Deb Vanasse relaxes out on the deck of her Hiland Road house.
Help! I need a new show to watch. The only thing in my rotation right now is "Deadliest Catch."
The Kuskokwim River Salmon Management Working Group wants the state to end to all commercial openings for the remainder of the summer.
Sitting on an upside-down bucket and holding onto the gunwale of a 26-foot Bay Weld that rocked and rolled, Larry Keller patiently watched for his rod tip to bounce.
White Pass and Yukon Railroad President John Finlayson tells The Associated Press that the injured are being treated at a clinic in the tourist town of Skagway, about 100 miles northwest of Juneau.
A one minute film created in 24 hours using one prompt - the Togo 24 Hour Sprint promises to be very popular amongst those participating in the Balto Film Fest.
Folks interested in the outdoors and Alaska in particular may want to catch the Oxbow, Inc., program Tuesday, Aug. 12. Jon Seymour, Oxbow president, will discuss modern Alaskan industry and the current state of the climate and wildlife in Seward, Denali, Fairbanks, Homer and Valdez.
A grand jury returned indictments Friday against Michael G. York, 26, and Devon G. Fernandez, 35, both of whom worked for Icy Bay Lodge, which is about 300 miles southeast of Anchorage and between the communities of Cordova and Yakutat, the Juneau Empire reported Wednesday.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 11:49 am
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