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  1. House committee asks for feedback on oil and gas taxes, tax creditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The House Resources Committee is asking for public comments Monday on the proposal from Gov. Bill Walker to restructure the state's oil and gas tax credit regime, and to increase oil taxes. Public testimony is scheduled from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Walker's legislation, House Bill 247 .

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  2. Barrow woman surprised to hear a familiar voice in 'The Revenant' - her ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    About 90 minutes into "The Revenant," as a friendly Pawnee builds a shelter for a trapper left for dead by his companions, a woman's voice can be heard speaking a Native American language. There's a lot of Pawnee spoken in the film about the Old West.

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  3. Alaska Airlines to revamp its rural Alaska airport terminalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska Airlines is about to spruce up and in some cases overhaul the 11 airport terminal facilities it owns across rural Alaska. The Seattle-based company will put at least $30 million into a three- to five-year project starting this year which will majorly remodel a few of its terminals -- in Kotzebue, Kodiak and Barrow -- and give more minor facelifts to the others.

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  4. Barrow boys bounce Nome to get back to Western Conference title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The second half had barely started when Barrow's Kamaka Hepa went coast-to-coast for a one-handed dunk that put the Whalers up by 23 points. But Nome kept pace in the second half, and Barrow came out with a 65-47 win over the Nanooks on Thursday in the opening round of the Western Conference basketball tournament at Dimond High.

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  5. Last year, Barrow had one of its most extreme springs on recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Signposts in Barrow, the northernmost town in the United States. Barrow experienced one of its most extreme springs on record last year, and plenty of scientists were on hand to reord it.

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  6. Over 70 crashes reported in Anchorage, including highway pileupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Snow swirls around Alfred Canales as he walks West 31st Avenue on Friday morning, March 4, 2016, near Eureka Street in Midtown. At least 15 cars and a semi-truck were snarled in an accident on the in-bound lanes of the Glenn Highway Friday afternoon, March 3, 2016.

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  7. Mid-winter months break temperature records across AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The meteorological winter has ended -- a three-month period from Dec. 1 to the end of February, typically the coldest period of the year in the Northern Hemisphere. Barrow, King Salmon and Sitka had their warmest midwinters on record.

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  8. This is what a changing Arctic looks likeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    In anticipation of an Arctic science conference happening next month in Fairbanks, an editor asked me to write a column on climate change in the north. I told her climate stability would be the bigger story, since basswood trees used to grow in Fairbanks and redwoods once dropped their cones into the Porcupine River.

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  9. Dozens of wells, including one spewing methane, are target of $50M cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A top priority for BLM cleanup is the Iko Bay No. 1 Well that's leaking methane, a potent greenhouse gas, about 15 miles southeast of Barrow.

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  10. Fire chief killed by North Slope police pointed gun at officers, borough saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The North Slope Borough says the man shot and killed Wednesday by police in Barrow had pointed a shotgun at officers before one fired at him in self-defense. In a statement Thursday afternoon, the borough said Vincent Nageak III, 36, confronted borough police officers responding to an emergency call of a "domestic disturbance" involving a man with a gun on the 7400 block of North Star Street, the neighborhood where Nageak had lived.

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  11. Barrow fire chief dead after officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Barrow's volunteer fire department chief, a nephew of a state lawmaker, was fatally shot in an incident involving a North Slope Borough police officer early Wednesday, according to borough officials. Vincent Nageak III, 36, of Barrow, nephew of state Rep. Ben Nageak, was identified as the dead man.

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  12. How Shell's Arctic pullout better prepares Alaska for oil spillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Shell may have pulled out of the Arctic, but some of its leftover equipment will better prepare the state for oil spills. Three Alaska organizations are working together to place spill response equipment Shell contracted during its Arctic offshore oil exploration in spill response hubs around Western Alaska and Prince William Sound.

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  13. Alaskans need to pay taxes, cut boondoggles and protect dividendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    OPINION: Alaska's Future wants to use the earnings of the Permanent Fund to pay for state government. They group should be calling for death to boondoggles and an income tax on their own incomes.

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  14. Modified Hummers to make 400-mile trek across Arctic Ocean to BarrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A nonprofit company called Drive Around the World plans to test its hybrid Hummers on the U.S. Arctic Ocean from Prudhoe Bay to Barrow and back, a 408-mile journey designed to prepare the team for a Hummer-powered expedition to the South Pole in December. A team of adventurers planning to drive a pair of hybrid Hummers to the South Pole later this year will soon test the specially modified vehicles on a 400-mile run across the frozen Arctic Ocean off the Alaska coast.

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  15. Modded Hummers to make 400-mile trek across Arctic Ocean to BarrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A nonprofit company called Drive Around the World plans to test its hybrid Hummers on the U.S. Arctic Ocean from Prudhoe Bay to Barrow and back, a 408-mile journey designed to prepare the team for a Hummer-powered expedition to the South Pole in December. A team of adventurers planning to drive a pair of hybrid Hummers to the South Pole later this year will soon test the specially modified vehicles on a 400-mile run across the frozen Arctic Ocean off the Alaska coast.

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  16. Jobless benefit claims keep rising in Alaska oil and gas sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The number of people receiving jobless benefits in Alaska continued to fall in December, except for in the oil and gas sector, where claims doubled from the year before, according to figures released by the state labor department. In December, 1,020 Alaskans who had been working in the oil and gas industry collected $1.1 million in unemployment benefits.

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  17. Team set to drive hybrid Hummers across Arctic Ocean to BarrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A nonprofit company called Drive Around the World plans to test its hybrid Hummers on the U.S. Arctic Ocean from Prudhoe Bay to Barrow and back, a 408-mile journey designed to prepare the team for a Hummer-powered expedition to the South Pole in December. A team of adventurers planning to drive a pair of hybrid Hummers to the South Pole later this year will soon test the specially modified vehicles on a 400-mile run across the frozen Arctic Ocean off the Alaska coast.

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  18. Can technological innovation really save Arctic sea ice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Sea ice floats offshore, north of Barrow. Some climate scientists are optimistic that humans can reduce the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, allowing Arctic sea ice to rebound.

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  19. Can technological innovation really save Arctic sea ice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Sea ice floats offshore, north of Barrow. Some climate scientists are optimistic that humans can reduce the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, allowing Arctic sea ice to rebound.

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  20. Can innovation save Arctic sea ice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Sea ice floats offshore, north of Barrow. Some climate scientists are optimistic that humans can reduce the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, allowing Arctic sea ice to rebound.

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