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  1. Eroding Alaska village to vote on whether to move or stayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Deseret News

    In this Dec. 8, 2006, file photo, Nathan Weyiouanna's abandoned house at the west end of Shishmaref, Alaska, sits on the beach after sliding off during a fall storm in 2005. Like some other Alaska villages, the Inupiat Eskimo community of 600 is facing an expensive relocation because of erosion, which is eating away at the current site on a narrow island just north of the Bering Strait.

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  2. Pokemon players are trespassing, risking arrest or worseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Deseret News

    In this Tuesday, July 12, 2016 photo,, a sign is shown at the National Weather Service in Anchorage, Alaska, informing Pokemon players that it's illegal to trespass on federal property. The staff started noticing an uptick of people in the parking lot after the location was included as a gym in the popular game.

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  3. Murder charges cap downward spiral for ex-Arizona lawmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Deseret News

    This May 17, 2016 file photo shows Mark Anthony Desimone, 53, in Juneau District Court for his arraignment on murder charges in Juneau, Alaska. Shortly before his arrest for murder in Alaska, the former Arizona state lawmaker raised concerns among Facebook friends with a string of messages noting he was looking for work, even odd jobs, followed by cryptic apologies to "everyone for anything" he may have done in office.

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  4. Man abandoned 30 years ago tries to find his birth familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | Deseret News

    In this photo taken April 22, 2016, Benjamin Tveidt, 30, who was abandoned as a baby on a busy road in Anchorage, Alaska, displays his hospital bracelet in Boise, Idaho. Tveidt has few momentos from his babyhood, except the wrist bracelets from the hospital, naming his "Baby Boy Doe."

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  5. Anchorage fire chief: 4 dead in fiery Alaska airplane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Deseret News

    Investigators examine the scene of a fatal airplane crash Wednesday, April 20, 2016, off Beach Lake Road near Chugiak, Alaska outside Anchorage. Four people were killed Wednesday when a small airplane crashed just north of Anchorage, the fire chief said.

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  6. Alaska Air Guard recounts skiers' rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | Deseret News

    Alaska Air National Guard helicopter pilot Capt. Kevin Kelly discusses the rescue of two skiers stranded on an Alaska ice field during an interview at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Thursday, April 14, 2016.

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  7. Alaska volcano spews smaller amounts of ash at lower levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Deseret News

    An Alaska volcano kept pumping out new ash Tuesday that could threaten aircraft, but it came in smaller amounts at lower heights, according to the Alaska Volcano Observatory. ANCHORAGE, Alaska - An Alaska volcano kept pumping out new ash Tuesday that could threaten aircraft, but it came in smaller amounts at lower heights, according to the Alaska Volcano Observatory.

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  8. Oculus Rift begins shipping; reviews suggest waiting is OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Deseret News

    This Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, file photo, shows the Oculus Rift on display at the Oculus booth during CES International in Las Vegas. As Facebook's Oculus Rift begins shipping to consumers, reviewers describe the virtual-reality headset as a device that immerses you, yet it still has a ways to go.

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  9. Sanders holds lead in early returns in Alaska caucusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | Deseret News

    U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders held a wide lead in early returns Saturday in the Alaska Democratic party's presidential caucuses. With 15 of 40 districts reporting, the state party said that Sanders had 79 percent of the vote, while former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had 21 percent.

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  10. No injuries reported yet after massive magnitude-6.8 earthquake hits AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | Deseret News

    In this photo provided by Vincent Nusunginya, items fallen from the shelves litter the aisles inside a Safeway grocery store following a magnitude 6.8 earthquake on the Kenai Peninsula on Sunday Jan. 24, 2016, in south-central Alaska. The quake knocked items off shelves and walls in south-central Alaska and jolted the nerves of residents in this earthquake prone region, but there were no immediate reports of injuries.

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  11. Federal agency calls for research into Alaska seabird deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Deseret News

    In this Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016 file photo, dead common murres lie washed up on a rocky beach in Whittier, Alaska. A federal laboratory that assesses disease in wildlife is calling for more research into the deaths of thousands of common murres and other seabirds off Alaska's coast.

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  12. Sarah Palin's oldest son arrested in domestic violence caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Deseret News

    The oldest son of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin was arrested in a domestic violence case in which his girlfriend was afraid he would shoot himself with an AR-15 assault rifle, according to court documents filed Tuesday. ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The oldest son of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin was arrested in a domestic violence case in which his girlfriend was afraid he would shoot himself with an AR-15 assault rifle, according to court documents filed Tuesday.

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  13. Organization says pilot in Alaska crash took plane without permissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Deseret News

    A pilot who crashed a small Civil Air Patrol plane into office buildings in downtown Anchorage, Alaska, was using the search-and-rescue aircraft without permission, the organization said Monday. Civil Air Patrol national spokeswoman Julie DeBardelaben said pilot Doug Demarest did not make a request to fly, as required.

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  14. Group: Pilot in Alaska crash took plane without permissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Deseret News

    A pilot who crashed a small Civil Air Patrol plane into office buildings in downtown Anchorage, Alaska, was using the search-and-rescue aircraft without permission, the organization said Monday. ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A pilot who crashed a small Civil Air Patrol plane into office buildings in downtown Anchorage, Alaska, was using the search-and-rescue aircraft without permission, the organization said Monday.

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  15. Details sparing on Alaska plane crash as probe continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Deseret News

    Workers load the remains of a small plane that crashed into two office building in downtown Anchorage, Alaska, Tuesday, Dec 29, 2015. The pilot was not authorized to fly the aircraft used in volunteer search-and-rescue missions, authorities said.

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  16. DSU volleyball: Dixie State heads to Alaska for NCAA West RegionalsRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2015 | Deseret News

    The 2015 Pacific West Conference Champion Dixie State women's volleyball team begins its quest for a national championship this weekend as the Storm travels to Anchorage, Alaska, for the 2015 NCAA Division II West Regionals, which will be held Dec. 4-6. The Storm was awarded the West Region's No.

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  17. DSU volleyball: Dixie State heads to Alaska for NCAA West RegionalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Deseret News

    The 2015 PacWest Champion Dixie State Women's Volleyball team learned its seeding and opponent Monday night when the NCAA announced its 2015 Division II Women's Volleyball Tournament 64-team field. The Storm was awarded the West Region's No.

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  18. Alaska toddler knows true meaning of holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Deseret News

    When Patrick McClung, 3, found out about the circumstances of the homeless, he cried - but what he did next shows he's wise beyond his years. This story is part of the Deseret News National Edition , which focuses on the issues that resonate with American families.

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  19. Slip and slide: 5 best tires for sedansRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | Deseret News

    It's that wonderful time of year with twinkly lights, more jolly and giving people, and all sorts of treats from your neighbors. But then, there's the not so wonderful part of the year.

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  20. DSU basketball: Storm officially open season with two games in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Deseret News

    Dixie State senior forward Brianna Jessop drives to the basket against Alaska Fairbanks at the Burns Arena on Nov. 19, 2014. The Dixie State women's basketball team officially opens the 2015-16 season this weekend with games at No.

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