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  1. Obituary Notice: Harvey McClellan CondonRead the original story

    Friday Nov 25 |

    Harvey McClellan Condon, 80, of Munson died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016 at his residence. Born March 9, 1936 in Clearfield, he was the son of the late Clyde and Annie Dixon Condon.


  2. Anchorage police officer 'ambushed' in shooting, suspect killedRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 13 |

    A police officer in Anchorage, Alaska was ambushed and shot several times by a suspect Saturday, the city's police chief said. The wounded police officer did not have life-threatening injuries and is expected to survive.


  3. Ship relies on drone to avoid ice blocks in Arctic watersRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2016 |

    A ship on a mission in the Arctic Circle found itself surrounded by blocks of ice this summer. So the ship's crew launched an autonomous drone for a bird's eye view of its situation.


  4. America's Cup adventure: Life-changing journey for young sailorsRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2016 |

    From the relative comfort of New York Harbor, Troy Sears takes a brief break from working on his pride and joy - the historic yacht America. The veteran boat captain and his fledgling young crew had been on a steep learning curve to complete the 5,000-mile trek from San Diego.


  5. Highest, tallest, hottest: National park record-settersRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2016 |

    Yellowstone, Yosemite and the entire country of Switzerland would fit inside the United States' largest national park, a 13.2 million-acre expanse in Alaska. And it would take about 2,400 of the smallest of the 59 headliner national parks to fill the biggest park's pristine, mountainous terrain.


  6. VP frenzy can lead through the woods, into the skyRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2016 |

    It's that time again, when the political world transfixes upon a mystery that will inevitably be solved and data suggest may not matter much to the outcome of the election: Whom will the presidential nominees choose as their running mate? In the days leading up to the announcement, which traditionally comes shortly before the nominating conventions, reporters routinely stake out the homes of the would-be VP choices. And the nominees go to great lengths to keep everything a secret as long as possible.


  7. How I got an $11,000 raiseRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2016 |

    One of Ashley Brinkman's all-time favorite emails arrived in January: it said she was getting an $11,000 raise. For Brinkman, it was a miracle.


  8. Americans fear a life of 'dead-end crap jobs with crap wages'Read the original story

    Mar 16, 2016 |

    Jo-Ann was a child prodigy who went to college at age 14. She graduated and landed a coveted job at Citigroup. Soon she was flying around the world leading meetings.


  9. Winter never shuts down Anchorage airportRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2016 |

    It snows a lot in Anchorage, Alaska, but the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport prides itself on something airports that see far less snow can't boast: It's never closed down by winter weather. "It's a bragging right," says Zaramie Lindseth, airfield maintenance manager.


  10. 'Deadliest Catch' Captain Sig Hansen hospitalizedRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2016 |

    Sig Hansen is recovering after suffering a medical scare at sea. His show, "The Deadliest Catch," was filming for an upcoming season when the 49-year-old experienced chest pains.


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