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  1. Newly signed 'Bree's Law' aims to curb abuseRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Gov. Bill Walker signed into law July 11 a bill requiring schools to develop and implement programs to curb abusive relationships and dating violence. House Bill 214, or Bree's Law, requires the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development to work in tandem with school districts to create programs that help students navigate emotions and build healthy relationships.

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  2. Blockbuster to close last two stores in AlaskaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 13 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Blockbuster on Debarr Road in Anchorage is one of the few remaining in the U.S. "It is sad to say goodbye to our dedicated customers," Daymude's post said. "We have thought of you as family for the past 28 years."

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  3. Chinese delegation visits Kodiak as Trump administration issues new proposed tariffsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 13 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Shanghai Hollywin Frozen Food CEO Xin Lyu snaps photos July 11, 2018, at a weir on the Buskin River near Kodiak. A delegation from China visited Kodiak Island with the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute , touring fish processing plants in Kodiak and Larsen Bay.

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  4. Legislators quiz Alaska LNG project managers on progressRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 12 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    An LNG tanker fills up at the ConocoPhillips liquid natural gas export facility in Nikiski, Alaska. When it opened in 1969, it was the only facility of its kind in the U.S. to get a license to export its gas to Japan.

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  5. Alaskan skier Kikkan Randall reveals breast cancer diagnosisRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 11 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Kikkan Randall grew up in Anchorage and helped earn the first gold medal ever for the women's cross-country ski team. "The color pink has taken on a new chapter in my life," Randall said in her post on social media.

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  6. Alaska AFL-CIO president says Walker has earned re-electionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 10 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Alaska AFL-CIO President Vince Beltrami spoke at a state Senate debate in 2016. He was a Senate candidate.

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  7. Activists call on Murkowski to carefully vet new Supreme Court nomineeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 10 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, talks with Alaska Capitol reporters during a press availability following her annual address to the Alaska Legislature on Feb. 22, 2018. A news conference outside the federal building in Anchorage, and then a demonstration at a downtown building that houses offices for Alaska's two U.S. senators, focused on the role of U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski in the appointment process.

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  8. An uncertain future for immigrants pushed out of militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Margaret Stock during her 2016 run for U.S. Senate as an independent. Immigrants who joined the military under a program granting a pathway to citizenship are being kicked out of the service.

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  9. Alaska cities, facing housing crunch, encourage backyard cottages and apartment additionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 30 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Former Alaska state legislator Alyce Hanley poses outside the apartment she had built into the bottom floor of her home in Sand Lake on Thursday, June 7, 2018. Hanley, who is 84, wanted to live with her children but have her own living space.

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  10. Governor's climate change task force adds science education to draft planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott chaired the inaugural meeting of Gov. Bill Walker's climate change task force on Monday, Dec. 18, 2017. Draft recommendations are coming together that could shape Alaska's climate change policy in the future.

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  11. After weathering cash crisis, Perseverance Theatre expected to live up to its namesakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Director K. Brian Neel leads a theater exercise June 26, 2018, with student actors at Perseverance Theatre. The Douglas theater produces three student productions each season.

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  12. Ex-Alaskan charged with nearly 150 felonies in PFD fraud caseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 27 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Alaskans file their Permanent Fund dividend applications in downtown Anchorage in March 2016. State prosecutors are charging a former Alaska resident with nearly 150 felony counts for an alleged Permanent Fund Dividend fraud scheme.

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  13. Corps of Engineers halts cleanup after workers discover buried DDT-tainted junkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    DEC Contaminated Site Specialist Danielle Duncan thinks it's unlikely the DDT and chlordane present a threat to human health, because it's been re-buried and because so far only residues of the toxins have been found. The Army Corps of Engineers last fall halted cleanup of fuel-tainted soil near Birch Lake, about 60 miles south of Fairbanks, when workers uncovered buried junk that included barrels with residues of a different contaminant - the banned pesticides DDT and chlordane.

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  14. Police: Bear mauling official cause of Alaska man's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 24 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Police in Alaska's largest city say a bear mauling was the official cause of a missing hiker's death. The body of Michael Soltis was found Wednesday near the site where a member of his search party also was attacked by a brown bear near the Anchorage suburb of Eagle River.

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  15. Alaska pot regulators again delay discussion of onsite useRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    This is the second such delay this year. The previous delay followed the loss of a Marijuana Control Board member.

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  16. State backlog means long wait for health coverage for some AlaskansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Jill Yordy and her daughter Raven, 5, are waiting for an application for Denali KidCare to be completed. The family is moving to Colorado.

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  17. One person dead after two planes collide midair north of AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Clint Johnson, head of the National Transportation Safety Board's Alaska Region, said the pilot who landed the damaged Cessna 175 in Anchorage reported the planes were flying directly at each other. "He suddenly saw an airplane that was basically spinner to spinner, nose to nose.

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  18. Walker vetoes Knik Arm bridge money, Vitamin D studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Gov. Bill Walker signs Senate Bill 26, House Bill 286, House Bill 285, and Senate Bill 142 in the ANSEP building on the University of Alaska Anchorage campus on Wednesday. The suite of bills cover permanent fund draws and the operating, mental health and capital budgets for fiscal year 2019.

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  19. NOAA law enforcement researches sexual harassment, assault among fisheries observersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The report shared preliminary data from an ongoing survey and although the sample size is small, just 21 women and 31 men responded from the 2016 cohort and 21 females and 26 males from the 2017 cohort, the survey reveals stark differences between the experiences of female and male observers. Jaclyn Smith, a special agent for the NOAA office of law enforcement in Anchorage, presented some of the data compiled through an anonymous survey sent out to observers deployed in Alaska in 2016 and 2017.

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  20. Judge rejects effort by Palin's son to bar media from courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    An Alaska judge has rejected efforts by the eldest son of former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin to bar the media from covering proceedings in an assault case against him in therapeutic court. Judge David Wallace on Monday said closing Track Palin's hearings to the public and the press "would violate the basic and fundamental principles set forth in long standing precedent."

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