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  1. North Slope gets earthquake tracking equipmentRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    There are two interesting things about a magnitude 3.5 earthquake near Barrow earlier this month, according to state seismologist Mike West.

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  2. Reality Check: TV life gets tough for cast of 'Escaping Alaska'Read the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    This week on TLC's "Escaping Alaska," a 32-year-old man breaks down because a 19-year-old girl is "mean" to him, a girl has her acting dreams crushed by a casting director and five young Alaskans live in a cockroach-infested hostel in San Diego.

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  3. 'There's a nanuq outside!': Kaktovik woman chases polar bear from tentRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Members of a North Slope whaling family, Rexford and her 81-year-old mother had spent the night at a fish camp outside the Inupiat village of Kaktovik.

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  4. North Slope Borough leaders see salaries jump 12 to 19 percent; say pay hikes were overdueRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    The North Slope Borough mayor and at least 10 other borough leaders are each receiving salary increases ranging from $18,286 to $26,736 a year, according to the 2014-2015 borough spending plan.

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  5. Marijuana plants, syringes and spoon labeled 'meth' seized from Barrow home, police sayRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    While investigating reports of gunfire at a Barrow home, North Slope Borough police on Aug. 1 seized live marijuana plants and drug paraphernalia including 16 used hypodermic needles and a spoon labeled "meth," according to a borough news release.

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  6. Call him 'Minimum Mike' if you like, but this Barrow judge is trying something newRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Judge Mike Jeffery talk with a defendant in Barrow on Monday, November 11, 2013.

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  7. Shell, Native corporations unveil joint venture in Chukchi Sea leasesRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Energy giant Shell , which has yet to hit oil after spending about $5 billion on a program to drill in waters off Arctic Alaska, on Thursday announced a deal to share leases and exploration expense with corporations owned by the Native Inupiat residents of the North Slope.

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  8. Could 16-foot Arctic wave mean the end of ice in far north?Read the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Triggered by a powerful September storm, waves the height of a diesel locomotive rolled through the Arctic Ocean's central Beaufort Sea in September 2012, an event scientists have captured in the first study of waves and swells in that region.

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  9. Missing cash, cocaine prompt investigation of North Slope policeRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    An investigation surrounding missing evidence from the North Slope Borough Police Department is underway in Barrow after money and drugs disappeared at the department more than a year ago.

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  10. Life's short; eat more kimchiRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    In my opinion, the national dish of Korea is one of the world's best-kept secrets.

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  11. All the spending to keep SB 21 is an investment in Alaska's futureRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Proponents of the old ACES oil tax system cite families, future and Alaska as trite reasons to reject Ballot Measure 1. On behalf of my own family, and Alaska State Chamber of Commerce members and I beg to differ.

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  12. Mariner trying to sail Northwest Passage rescued after sailboat gets stuck in sea ice near BarrowRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Coast Guard Cutter Healy crewmembers make contact with a mariner aboard his 36-foot sailboat trapped in Arctic ice approximately 40 miles northeast of Barrow, Alaska, July 12, 2014.

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  13. Arctic air clearer after Soviet Union's collapse, long-term study saysRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    The clouds of black carbon soiling snow and ice in Finland's Arctic region have diminished significantly since the middle of the 20th century, a change attributed to the collapse of the Soviet Union and the cessation of some of the most polluting industrial practices in northwestern Russia, according to a new study published in the Journal of ... (more)

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  14. Colville Aviation continues long history of Helmericks family on North SlopeRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Aviation International News profiled Colville Aviation in its June issue, hailing this fixed-base operator for the work it does at the top of the world in "the evocatively named Deadhorse Airport."

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  15. City officials plan Kotzebue bar and grill, but not everyone approvesRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Kotzebue city officials and community members continue to discuss a proposed bar and grill that some maintain makes good financial sense for citizens of the Northwest Alaska town on the Chukchi Sea, others believe more alcohol will bring more problems.

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  16. Early endorsements come in for Alaska US Senate hopefulsRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    One of Alaska's most prominent Native corporations is weighing in early to endorse Republican primary candidate Dan Sullivan in the hotly contested race for a U.S. Senate seat.

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  17. Alaska Natives 'escape' from the state in new TLC reality showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Courtesy TLCEscaping Alaska is a new TLC reality show about Alaska Natives leaving the state and trying to make it in San Diego.

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  18. Early endorsements come in for Alaska US Senate candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    One of Alaska's most prominent Native corporations is weighing in early to endorse Republican primary candidate Dan Sullivan in the hotly contested race for a U.S. Senate seat.

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  19. Live cam shows Arctic snowy owl, chicks in nestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    The camera went live this week and is trained on the nesting site where as many as six chicks are beginning to emerge from a burrow near Barrow, Alaska, on the coast of the Arctic Ocean.

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  20. Eskimo: A word of pride for some, disparaging for othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    A battle brewing in Canada over changing the name of the Edmonton Eskimos football team -- a spinoff from the recent debate over the name of the NFL's Washington Redskins -- seems not to have reached across the border to Alaska, where the term Eskimo is still widely accepted by Alaska Natives and remains a point of pride for some.

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