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Alaska, the last great frontier, is being threatened by many proposals to mine an estimated 5.5 trillion tons of coal.
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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.
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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.
A runner-up from the last two years and a four-time champion continued to play leapfrog Saturday at the head of the pack in the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.
The bill would allow the federal coordinator for Alaska's gas-pipeline projects to work on the effort to build an 800-mile pipeline that would deliver liquefied natural gas for overseas export.
The National Republican Senatorial Committee is set to begin running a deluge of robocalls in Alaska against Democratic Sen. Mark Begich-and they're taking a page out of Americans for Prosperity's playbook to do it.
Anchorage musher Scott Janssen, home from the Iditarod with a broken ankle, will be one of the first to tell you that among the benefits of mushing nearly a thousand miles across Alaska are the stunning views.
On yesterday's episode of "Alaska Gold Diggers," SaraJane and her four daughters were looking forward to reopening their late grandfather's Alaska gold mines in Nome and Fairbanks.