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  1. Training accident ends Anchorage snowboarder Mancaria s OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | APRN

    Rosie Mancari's Olympics are over before they began. Mancari suffered injuries during a training run on Tuesday, according to the U.S. Ski Team.

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  2. Another year, another round of proposed Trump cuts for marine mammal programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | APRN

    The bearded seal was released back into the wild at Nome's west beach. There was good news for some marine mammal advocacy groups Monday.

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  3. International "range states" meet to discuss polar bear conservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | APRN

    A presentation being given at the 2018 Polar Bear Range States Meeting in Fairbanks, AK. Representatives from Norway, Canada, Greenland, Russia and the United States met in Fairbanks Feb. 2-4, 2018, to talk about polar bears.

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  4. ANCSA series to focus on women, diversity, and future generationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | APRN

    The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971, or ANCSA, transferred title to land to for-profit regional and village corporations, not to tribes. Passed in 1971, ANCSA transferred millions of acres of land to 12 Native regional corporations and more than 200 village corporations.

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  5. 23-car pileup clogs Johansen Expressway for three hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | APRN

    Most of the 23 wrecked vehicles were clustered near the Noyes Slough, toward the west end of the Johansen Expresseway. A 23-car pileup closed a slippery stretch of the Johansen Expressway for nearly three hours Tuesday afternoon.

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  6. Unalakleet remains on boil water notice as search for leak continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | APRN

    The slough near Unalakleet that's being used as a back-up source of water for the isolated loop. Unalakleet is still on boil water notice as utility workers continue to search for the location of a pipe break that caused the water tank to severely deplete.

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  7. Roster set for 2018 Yukon Quest after signup deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | APRN

    According to Quest officials, Kotzebue musher Katherine Keith was the final one to sign up before the final deadline on January 5th. Keith, along with veterans Allen Moore, Hugh Neff, and 2017 champ Matt Hall, will join more than ten rookies on the trail, like Ike Underwood of Aniak.

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  8. Education advocate Alyse Galvin to challenge Congressman Don YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | APRN

    Congressman Don Young has a challenger in this year's midterm elections. At an event in Anchorage on Thursday evening, Alyse Galvin is set to announce her bid for Alaska's single seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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  9. Vice President Mike Pence to visit missile sites in Alaska in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | APRN

    Vice President Mike Pence plans to visit Alaska in early February to review intercontinental ballistic missile facilities. On his way to attend the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea in February, Vice President Mike Pence plans to make a stop in Alaska.

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  10. North Pole awards $52M water system expansion contract to Fairbanks firmRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2018 | APRN

    Work on a $52 million project to expand North Pole's municipal water system is expected to begin within a few weeks, now the City Council has awarded the contract to a Fairbanks company. The project will extend the system into areas where the groundwater was contaminated by a chemical compound that leaked from the now-shuttered North Pole Refinery more than a decade ago.

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  11. Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018Read the original story

    Jan 9, 2018 | APRN

    The State of Alaska doesn't have enough criminal attorneys and is struggling to prosecute violent crimes, according to the Department of Law. Plus, budget cuts are being felt most acutely in parts of the state that are also seeing a jump in violent crime.

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  12. 49 Voices: Frieda Koper in AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | APRN

    This week we're hearing from Frieda Koper in Anchorage. Koper owns the Flying Dutchman pastry shop, a family business that's been around for 36 years.

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  13. Supporters say Trump's infrastructure proposal could fund - Road Belt' power lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | APRN

    The proposed Road Belt Electrical Transmission Line route, approximated here with a copper-colored line, would run from Sutton to Glennallen along the Glenn Highway, then along the Tok Cutoff to the Alaska Highway and on to Delta Junction, then southward along the Richardson Highway to Gakona. President Trump says he's ready to move ahead this year on his campaign pledge to pass a trillion-dollar program to improve the nation's infrastructure.

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  14. Memoir details emigration from Ireland to New York to AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | APRN

    A recent memoir chronicles the adventures of a young man as he emigrated from Ireland to New York and Alaska. Donoghue's son Michael says he realized his father's story was more than a collection of family memories, it was a story of hard work and success that he wanted to share.

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  15. a Let them talk!' Iconic political figure Jack Coghill urges collegiality among legislatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | APRN

    Alaska's lawmakers will face a multi-billion-dollar budget gap and a long list of other problems when they return to Juneau for the start of the regular session on January 16th. But the Legislature has faced other seemingly impossible challenges over the years, according to Jack Coghill, who spent decades as a lawmaker in the Territorial House and state Senate.

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  16. AK: Anchorage celebrates winter solstice with tour of treesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | APRN

    The second annual Solstice Tour of Trees raises money for the Nordic Skiing Association of Anchorage. Last weekend was the second annual Solstice Tree Tour in Anchorage.

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  17. Refuge drilling opponents prepare for next phase of struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | APRN

    Caribou graze on the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, with the Brooks Range as a backdrop. Now that Congress has OK'd oil and gas exploration in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge's coastal plain, opponents are preparing for the next phase in their decades-long struggle to protect the environmentally sensitive area.

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  18. Chugach Electric proposes buying ML&P in $1B dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | APRN

    Mayor Ethan Berkowitz standing next to representatives from Chugach Electric Association announcing news of a potential utility sale during a press conference at City Hall In a move several decades in the making, two of the main energy providers in south central Alaska could soon become one. In presentations Friday, Chugach Electric Association outlined a proposal to acquire Municipal Light and Power under an arrangement worth more than a billion dollars.

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  19. $200m for Fort Greely interceptors in spending billRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | APRN

    Congress passed a short-term spending bill today that includes one longer-term project for Alaska: The bill allocates $200 million to build a fourth field of underground missile silos at Fort Greely, near Fairbanks. The Trump administration requested the expansion at Fort Greely last month.

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  20. Ask a Climatologist: A remarkably warm DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | APRN

    December has been remarkably warm across the state. Temperatures in Fairbanks have felt more like Anchorage, Anchorage more like Juneau, Juneau more like Ketchikan.

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