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  1. T-shirts in Alaska in winter? With record-tying temps, yesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | SFGate

    While much of the nation shivers in bone-aching cold, people in Alaska's largest city are basking in warmer weather, jogging in short sleeves, ice-skating in T-shirts or walking dogs while just lightly bundled up. Anchorage saw an official high of 44 degrees Tuesday, tying the record set in 1981 and 2011.

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  2. Entrepreneur turns off millennial path of college or bustRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Dec. 20, 2017 photo, Joseph Lurtsema sits at Steam Dot Cafe in Anchorage, Alaska. Lurtsema said it brought his parents to tears when he dropped out of college but he's proud of what he's accomplished after starting his own business and he faults the effort by society and educators to force young people into expensive colleges despite questionable job prospects that follow.

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  3. Police: Cop fatally shot Alaska man after he shot at othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | SFGate

    Deputy Anchorage Police Chief Kenneth McCoy, middle, flanked by Lt. Josh Nolder, left, and Capt.

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  4. High-speed internet to bring big change in remote AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Oct. 31, 2017 photo provided by Arctic Slope Telephone Association Cooperative, crews with the Arctic Slope Telephone Association Cooperative install fiber distribution cable n Utqiagvik, Alaska, for the new high-speed fiber-optic system launching in Alaska's northern region, where several of the telecom company's communities are located. The new link by Anchorage-based wholesaler Quintillion is Alaska's piece of a planned international fiber-optic system that would eventually connect London and Tokyo via the Arctic.

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  5. History's greatest El Ni o may have caused severe 19th centuryRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2017 | SFGate

    This Feb. 20, 2016 photo shows the dry, cracked lakebed of Trou Caiman, in Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti. A drought worsened by the El Nino weather phenomenon has driven Haitians who were already barely getting by on marginal farmland deeper into misery.

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  6. The Latest: Alaska House speaker takes issue with senatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | SFGate

    Alaska state Sen. David Wilson, a Republican from Wasilla, addresses reporters Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Anchorage, Alaska. Wilson says a legislative investigation has cleared him of any wrongdoing after allegations of inappropriate behavior surfaced in an incident involving a female House of Representatives aide.

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  7. Wilson says investigation clears him of claims of wrongdoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | SFGate

    Alaska state Sen. David Wilson, a Republican from Wasilla, addresses reporters Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Anchorage, Alaska. Wilson says a legislative investigation has cleared him of any wrongdoing after allegations of inappropriate behavior surfaced in an incident involving a female House of Representatives aide.

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  8. The darkest day of the year is almost here - here are...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | SFGate

    The coldest months of the year were a terrible time for the Greek Gods: Persephone was banished to the underworld every winter, while Boreas ushered in the cool winter winds and his nasty temper. Later, Shakespeare wrote, "a sad tale's best for winter."

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  9. Eni receives federal permit for US Arctic offshore drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | SFGate

    In this October 17, 2017 photo provided by the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, oil production equipment appears on Spy Island, an artificial island in state waters of Alaska's Beaufort Sea. The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement announced Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, it has approved an application from Eni U.S. Operating Co.

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  10. Eagle River man starts community patrolRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Nov. 13, 2017, photo, Cliff Cook stands next to his pick-up truck in downtown Eagle River, Alaska. Cook, who started the Eagle River Community Patrol in early November, 2017, said the patrol is needed due to a recent increase in crime in the area.

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  11. Lynx family returns to scene of viral photos, are caught on videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | SFGate

    Back in September, a family of eight lynxes captured the internet's heart when they showed up on the porch of a startled photographer in Alaska and posed for a series of pictures. Newton lives on the edge of Chugach State Park near Anchorage, and this time, he caught the lynxes' visit on video.

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  12. Alaska governor touts pipeline project that faces hurdlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | SFGate

    Alaska Gasline Development Corp. President Keith Meyer speaks to reporters Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, at the governor's office in Anchorage, Alaska. Meyer and Gov. Bill Walker touted the benefits that a natural gas pipeline would bring to Alaska if the project the state is pursuing with interests from China is built.

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  13. Adorable baby beluga slurps, head-butts at its rescuersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | SFGate

    A sea life rescue center in Alaska is rehabilitating an 11-week-old Cook Inlet beluga whale, an endangered species. A sea life rescue center in Alaska is rehabilitating an 11-week-old Cook Inlet beluga whale, an endangered species.

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  14. Congress debates oil drilling in largest US wildlife refugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | SFGate

    In this undated photo provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, caribou from the Porcupine Caribou Herd migrate onto the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in northeast Alaska. A showdown is looming in the nation's capital over whether to open America's largest wildlife refuge to oil drilling.

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  15. The Latest: Melania Trump plays with kids at Alaska baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | SFGate

    First lady Melania Trump plays a harmonica she made out of household items at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. Trump visited with children taking part in programs for the children of military members at the base in Anchorage, Alaska, before flying back to Washington, D.C. less First lady Melania Trump plays a harmonica she made out of household items at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017.

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  16. China signs on to Alaska gas pipeline, but it's far from setRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Tuesday, April 18, 2017, file photo, Alaska Gov. Bill Walker addresses reporters during a news conference in Juneau, Alaska. The state of Alaska will attempt to advance a multibillion dollar natural gas pipeline project with the help of interests from China.

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  17. Alaska signs gas pipeline project deal with ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Tuesday, April 18, 2017, file photo, Alaska Gov. Bill Walker addresses reporters during a news conference in Juneau, Alaska. The state of Alaska will attempt to advance a multibillion dollar natural gas pipeline project with the help of interests from China.

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  18. This week in odd news: Seal on a runway; 'OUT' LuciferRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | SFGate

    The Cincinnati Zoo's popular baby hippo, Fiona, has drawn a lot of love but perhaps none quite like this moment: From her exhibit, she got a front-row seat to a wedding proposal between two of her fans. A snapshot shared on Instagram shows the hippo underwater with her face near the glass, watching as Nick Kelble got down on one knee in front of her with a ring box for his smiling girlfriend, Hayley Roll.

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  19. 450-pound seal removed from northern Alaska airport's runwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | SFGate

    This Oct. 23, 2017, photo provided by Scott Babcock shows a seal that wound up on the runway at the airport in Utiqiagvik, Alaska. A sled was brought in to remove the seal in the community formerly known as Barrow, Alaska.

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  20. Doping scandal roils another sport: DogsleddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | SFGate

    Cycling. Baseball. Track. Horse racing. Now dogsledding has become the latest professional sport to be engulfed in a doping scandal, this one involving the huskies that dash across the frozen landscape in Alaska's grueling, 1,000-mile Iditarod.

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