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  1. UAA men edge Vikings in final seconds for hoops winRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Anchorage Daily News

    Christian Leckband carried UAA and Brian McGill finished in style to lead UAA to a thrilling 62-60 Great Northwest Athletic Conference win over Western Washington on Saturday night at the Alaska Airlines Center. McGill's driving lay-up with six seconds left was the game-winner for UAA, which improved to 3-1 in the GNAC and 7-7 overall.

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  2. New 'super-insulated' homes rising across Alaska's North SlopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Anchorage Daily News

    For Alaska homeowners, plumbing "freeze-up" is a recurring fear, maybe even more so for those living on Alaska's frigid North Slope. Daryl Kooley, executive director for the Tagiugmiullu Nunamiullu Housing Authority, said the houses' protections against freeze-up -- when indoor plumbing freezes and bursts -- got their first test in Anaktuvuk Pass in 2010.

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  3. Introducing your Saturday rink roundup: A bunch 'o stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Anchorage Daily News

    In our quick rundown of Saturday night, we lead with the Alaska Aces and their four-goal, third-period explosion, which sparked a 4-1 win over visiting Utah. Olivier Archambault and Ryan Walters each bagged two goals -- that gives Archambault 18 goals, tops among ECHL rookies, and gives Walters six goals in the last five games.

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  4. Alaska auto experts advise brief warmup in winter, despite advice coming from OutsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Washington Post recently published that headline which is being disputed by some Alaska auto shop owners, who advise residents to warm up engines, albeit briefly, when temperatures dip significantly below freezing. Better yet, say employees with state and local governments, plug in your car for a few hours when the thermometer drops to 20 degrees or below.

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  5. Let's do the Alaska hockey roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    Never feels great to head through the gate and back to the dressing room after a loss of any kind. Still, the Aces got a point, courtesy of Tim Coffman's power-play goal with three minutes left in regulation.

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  6. Active aurora forecast across much of Alaska for first weekend of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    A "highly active" aurora is forecast to be visible from Barrow to Juneau, and as far south as Seattle and Chicago, early Saturday, according to the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute's Aurora Forecast . In the early hours of Sunday morning, an "active" aurora is again forecast to stretch from Barrow to Juneau, the GI writes.

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  7. Legislative 'quality bank' resolution misses deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Alaska Legislature unanimously approved a resolution last April calling upon the Parnell administration to ask the federal government to reduce the "quality bank" payments made by Alaska refineries by Jan. 1, though there was never any strategy, timetable or realistic hope of achieving the goal. The bank is an accounting system under which oil companies are compensated for reductions in the value of oil processed by refineries.

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  8. Photos: First Friday shows in Anchorage for January, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    "Edgar Allen Who?" digital photography by Mark Hoover. Showing at the Alaska Native Arts Foundation gallery, 500 W. 6th Ave. "Charlie Cactus" by Peter Dunlap-Shohl.

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  9. ADN year in review: Memorable commentaries from 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    That depends on your point of view, and points of view are what we publish here in the opinion section of Alaska Dispatch News. That battle for statehood was dominated by two issues -- oil taxes and marijuana -- and two statewide election races, for U.S. Senate and governor.

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  10. How to find and photograph the northern lights like a proRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Photo by Todd Salat / AuroraHunter.comThe epic St. Patricks Day aurora display is seen here turning green and red straight overhead. The wing-shaped auroras inspire the title Epic Flight, since this truly was an epic display and sent millions of witnesses around the world to the stars .

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  11. Raising the dead: Photographer aims to catch Alaska mining relics before they fade foreverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    J. Jason Lazarus explores Alaska's wilderness looking for abandoned mining sites to capture their images and stories in ghostly photos. The impetus for "Stories Fading Fast," an exhibit of ghostly photos of derelict Alaska mining sites , came from an old map of the Fairbanks area.

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  12. Troopers looking for solo-traveling Wisconsin man last seen in FairbanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Anchorage Daily News

    Roger H. Yaeger, who Alaska State Troopers say went missing in August during a wildlife-viewing trip through the state. Alaska State Troopers are asking for the public's help in finding a retired accountant from Wisconsin who traveled to Alaska on an extended solo trip to see wildlife and hasn't been seen or heard from since August.

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  13. Anchorage gas prices crack $3, nearly 25 cents lower than FairbanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    The average price for regular gasoline has dropped below $3 per gallon in Anchorage, while it remains nearly 25 cents higher in Fairbanks and more than 60 cents higher in Juneau, according to AAA . The average Anchorage price, $2.96 per gallon of regular, is down about 40 cents in the past month, while Fairbanks has seen a similar decline.

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  14. Calloway, Hepa, DePriest shine in Wasilla hoops tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    The first round of Wasilla's Doc Larson Roundball Classic produced big games from players from opposite ends of Alaska. Jacob Calloway of Thunder Mountain racked up 27 points and 25 rebounds Monday to lead the Juneau school past West Valley of Fairbanks, 70-58, and Kamaka Hepa of Barrow amassed 15 points, 16 rebounds and nine assists to power the Whalers' 57-37 triumph over Mesa Verde of Citrus Heights, California.

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  15. Attorney general wants regulators to suspend sale of Point MacKenzie LNG terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Titan Alaska LNG LLC owns the 50,000-gallon-per-day Point MacKenzie LNG terminal, which liquefies Cook Inlet gas to be trucked to regasification facilities in Fairbanks. In comments filed with the Regulatory Commission of Alaska on Dec. 12, Richards said he would be "unlikely to consent to the sale" until after regulators conclude a rate case filed by Fairbanks Natural Gas LLC, which is the primary customer of the terminal.

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  16. At Homer Christmas bird count, an unexpected gift from natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    It was nearly 10 a.m. before the clouds pinked over the mountains and the woods' creatures began to rouse. The scoldings of red squirrels broke the silence, then the small Thus, after a long walk on an icy trail, on a warm and overcast morning, just one day short of winter solstice, we had the first bird for our list.

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  17. Walker orders new spending on Alaska megaprojects stoppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    New Alaska Gov. Bill Walker announced Saturday that he'd put six high-profile state infrastructure projects on hold, citing Alaska's $3.5 billion budget deficit that's grown as oil prices have steeply dropped. Walker issued an order Friday halting new spending on six contentious projects, after stripping funding from several of them in the capital budget he proposed earlier this month.

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  18. Fairbanks woman shot to death by cousin, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    A 25-year-old woman dialed 911 in the early afternoon of Christmas Eve and reported she had shot and killed her cousin, according to the Fairbanks Police Department. Police identified the victim as 33-year-old Jeanelle Clark.

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  19. November, December among the warmest early winters ever for Anchorage and FairbanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    The National Weather Service has confirmed it: This has been an unusually warm winter so far, at least in Anchorage and Fairbanks. In Anchorage, there has been only one day since the beginning of November -- 19 degrees measured Nov. 27 -- on which the daily average temperature slipped below the normal average of 21 degrees, according to official Weather Service records .

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  20. Reindeer present unique challenges for aspiring young Alaska herdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    In a lot of ways, Sven's a lot like a giant dog, says 17-year-old Shannyn Bird. He's really friendly but can be stubborn at times, and he's highly food-motivated.

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