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  1. Letter: Other senators need Murkowski's courageRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... senators had the courage to listen to their constituents instead of party bosses in Washington, D.C. - Zack Fields Anchorage Have something on your mind? Send to letters@adn.com or click here to submit via any web browser. Letters under 200 words ...

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  2. Letter: A scary time for whom?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... to be this way. Women make up more than 50 percent of the population. All they need to do is vote! Lou Nathanson Anchorage Have something on your mind? Send to letters@adn.com or click here to submit via any web browser. Letters under 200 words have ...

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  3. Letter: Alaska history needs revisionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... 1867 sale. Our old Bancroftian histories need radical revision. Thank you, Dr. Haycox. - Rev. Michael J. Oleksa Anchorage Have something on your mind? Send to letters@adn.com or click here to submit via any web browser. Letters under 200 words have ...

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  4. Begich's challenge: Telling voters Walker is outRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... of his support toward me were unbelievable. The unity he wanted to show was just amazing." Begich said his Anchorage campaign office was overrun with people wanting information within the first two hours following Walker's announcement. "We had one ...

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  5. Alaska's weird, warm fall: a boon for farmers, but - really scary'...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Brian Brettschneider compiled a graphic showing weather stations across North America with temperatures lower than Anchorage's: The map shows a dense web of blue dots all the way down to central Texas. The lowest temperature in Anchorage, Alaska, ...

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  6. Barney Gottstein died at 92 on Oct. 21, 2018.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Barney Gottstein, a pioneering Alaska businessman who helped turn his family's business into grocery and real estate empire in the Last Frontier, died Sunday at 92, his family said. Gottstein's family roots stretched back to Anchorage's tent city days, when his father, Jacob B. "Jake" Gottstein, sold cigars to railroad camp workers.

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  7. Former Anchorage School District finance executive chosen for vacant school board seatRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    FILE: Mark Foster, chief financial officer for the Anchorage School District, at an Anchorage School Board meeting Thursday evening, January 23, 2014. FILE: Mark Foster, chief financial officer for the Anchorage School District, at an Anchorage School Board meeting Thursday evening, January 23, 2014.

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  8. Polar Cargo B744 at Cincinnati on Oct 20th 2018, runway excursion on landingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | AVHerald

    A Polar Air Cargo Boeing 747-400 freighter, registration N451PA performing flight PO-243 from Anchorage,AK to Cincinnati,KY with 2 crew, was on approach to Cincinnati's Northern Kentucky Airport's runway 27 when the crew went around, positioned for another approach to runway 27 and touched down about 12 minutes later at 19:32L , the aircraft however veered right off the runway and came to a stop on soft ground between taxiways K6 and K7. There were no injuries.

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  9. Related:Analysis: Why did Alaska's governor abruptly drop out of the race?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... re-election hopes against Dunleavy got even fainter when Democrat Mark Begich, a former senator and mayor of Anchorage, got into the race. Polling showed Dunleavy leading each candidate by double digits. A recent Alaska Survey Research poll found ...

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  10. Nanooks hockey halts skid with tie at DenverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Cole Guttman and Slava Demin assisted on the play. The Pioneers coaching staff, which consists of head coach and Anchorage native David Carle and assistant coaches and former Nanooks head coaches Tavis MacMillan and Dallas Ferguson, pulled ...

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  11. Dunleavy should attend chamber forum: Both candidates should get real ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... announce he would not be able to attend that forum. He was also absent from the NAACP-hosted forum in September in Anchorage. Ever since Alaskans learned there would be a three-way race, many people have been predicting independent Gov. Bill Walker ...

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  12. Alaska Federation of Natives honors 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The annual Shirley Demientieff Award usually goes to one person, but three women shared the honor this year at the Alaska Federation of Natives conference Thursday in Anchorage.

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  13. Airship Norge made first transpolar flight in 1926Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Photograph Collection in the UAF Archives. A model of the Norge is located at the Alaska Aviation Museum in Anchorage. The Airship Norge landed at Teller in May 1926. The drawing is based on a photograph from the Kay J. Kennedy Aviation Photograph ...

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  14. Gov. Walker says he quit race to boost Democratic rival BegichRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Alaska Gov. Bill Walker announces Friday, Oct. 19., 2018, that he is suspending his re-election campaign at the Alaska Federation of Natives convention in Anchorage. With Lt.

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  15. Grand jury indicts Alaska ivory dealer on smuggling chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... for his business. Online court documents do not list his attorney. He is scheduled for arraignment Nov. 1 in Anchorage, said Chloe Martin, spokeswoman for the U.S. Attorney's Office in Alaska. Williams in October 2014 and March 2016 exported raw, ...

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  16. Still without a contract, Anchorage School District and teachers union agree to continue mediationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    The Anchorage School District and the union that represents about 3,300 of its educators didn't reach a contract agreement this week, but they did agree to continue working toward one. The district and the Anchorage Education Association teachers union are at odds over a list of items including pay.

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  17. With Election Day closing in, a new Alaska governor's race takes shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    Bob Walker, the older brother of Gov. Bill Walker, takes down Walker campaign signs at Merrill Field in Anchorage on Saturday. The Walker campaign had taken over the Mead Treadwell sign stand after Treadwell was defeated in the Republican primary.

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  18. At AFN, U.S. Veteran Affairs secretary promises permanent grave markers, other benefits for AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Over the last few days, Wilkie said he'd visited the Alaska Native Medical Center, providing health care in Anchorage, and the group's that manage the center, Southcentral Foundation and the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium. Wilkie said the ...

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  19. Photos: Quyana the celebration of native dance and drum groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    17 groups performed during this years Quyana at the Alaska Federation of Natives Convention at the Dena'ina Center in Anchorage. The drum and dance groups from across the state performed during two nights of cultural celebration during the annual gathering.

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  20. AFN awards honor Alaska Native airwoman, Outdoor Channel philanthropists, othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    The Alaska Federation of Natives on Saturday honored a trailbreaking airwoman who has flown with refueling crews in combat, a pair of business owners who have donated millions of dollars, and an elder who has kept her culture strong. The AFN president awards were announced at the Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center in Anchorage.

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