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Punishing conditions along the early part of Alaska's nearly 1,000-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race have brought many mushers literally to their knees, knocking some out of the running altogether.
Musher Mike Ellis, from Two Rivers, AK, went through the Takotna checkpoint without stopping to rest during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
Minority Democrats in the Legislature unveiled their vision of an oil tax system should voters this summer roll back the tax structure lawmakers approved last year.
The death of a newborn has sparked an advertising campaign by the state to make the public aware of a new law allowing mothers to safely relinquish their babies without fear of prosecution.
The fund will provide support for projects across the nation, with wireless carriers in , President and Chief Executive Officer of GCI.
In episode three host Andrew Hardingham meets some Alaskan locals who who how to camp out in winter at Tailgate Alaska.
An Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race musher was flown to a hospital after a harrowing ordeal that included crashing his sled, hitting his head on a stump and later falling through ice and breaking his ankle.
The Magnitude 9.2 earthquake that struck Alaska 50 years ago on March 27, 1964, changed much more than the state's shorelines.
The first of the two is the only legislator born in ANWR. Clad with a polar bear claw necklace, Rep. Ben Nageak of Barrow laid out the case against those that claim to be trying to help him.
Editor's note: John D. Sutter is a columnist for CNN Opinion and head of CNN's Change the List project.
Jake Berkowitz of Big Lake, Alaska, drives his dog team along Campbell Air Strip near the end of the ceremonial start of the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 1, 2014, in Anchorage, Alaska.
Officials in several Alaska municipal governments have begun expressing concern about how their respective communities have been left out of the natural gas pipeline talks between the administration of Gov. Sean Parnell and the leaders of the three major oil companies operating on the North Slope.
A man delivers boxes of Wonder Bread at the landing strip at Newtok, Alaska, June 30, 2009.
Lawmakers from the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform held a hearing on the program Tuesday entitled "Alaska Bypass Mail Delivery: A Broken System."
Alaska's bushy willows can temporarily counteract some of the effects of climate change in one of the world's most quickly warming places, researchers have discovered.
Musher Jim Lanier eats his lunch at the Rainy Pass checkpoint during the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Monday, March 3, 2014.