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50 min ago | The Atlantic
The push to open a gold-and-copper mine in a rich fishing area has split Alaskans along unusual political lines.
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4 hrs ago | ABC News
A relative says a man fatally shot by authorities in Alaska over the weekend was a moose hunter who found the body of a young wanderer whose story was featured in the movie "Into the Wild."
6 hrs ago | Jalopnik
When I got into that little plane in a remote corner of Alaska, I didn't know that the guy next to me had raced a Rothmans Porsche 962 at Le Mans, won in IMSA GTP in the Dyson 962 above, and competed in both Can-Am and CART.
7 hrs ago | The Navajo Times
U.S. Indian Law and Order Commission chairman Troy Eid said Tuesday that a lack of tribal sovereignty and a colonial attitude are contributing to an unconscionable record for Alaska Native justice, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported Wednesday.
11 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News
"You don't know what you have until it's gone." Have you ever heard that expression? I don't agree with it.
The 21-year-old man charged with killing two people and injuring 23 others while driving drunk Thursday in Texas owes the state of Alaska thousands of dollars related to a DUI conviction in this state.
Legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives that would work to cut the cost of bypass mail to the U.S. Postal Service by millions has drawn staunch opposition from the Alaska congressional delegation, who are claiming the changes would have just the opposite effect on the rural freight system.
The deputy commissioner with the Alaska Department of Revenue was in Ketchikan this week, talking with local groups about SB21, the oil tax bill that was approved by the Legislature, but is the subject of a repeal initiative that will be in front of voters this August, during the primary election.
Government figures show more than 6,600 Alaskans have signed up for private insurance plans on the online federal marketplace since the website launch in October.
Gov. Sean Parnell said the law that bars him from appointing non-Alaskans to state regulatory agencies is unconstitutional and won't make him change his decision to put a Californian on the board that determines the tax value of the trans-Alaska pipeline.
A proposed constitutional amendment that would allow for public money to be used for private or religious schools was pulled from the Senate floor ahead of scheduled debate Wednesday.
Homer High School student John Sarmiento of Homer is the second runner-up in the Alaska State Poetry Out Loud competition.
The conservative Club for Growth on Wednesday endorsed Republican Dan Sullivan, the former Alaska attorney general, for Senate in his bid to oust Democratic Alaska Sen. Mark Begich.
Samel, described by relatives as a big-hearted outdoorsman who struggled with bipolar disorder, had a 30-year criminal history and was under court orders not to drink following a September driving under the influence arrest, court records show.
The red phone on the President's desk in the White House Oval Office rings, early on a late March morning.
If you're like me, you've always dreamed about visiting Alaska. The 49th state is our country's last true wilderness.