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  1. Paddling the Inside Passage in an 'origami' kayakRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 6 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    In this July 25, 2016 photo, Austin Jones unpacks his foldable kayak in Juneau, Alaska, after finishing a trip from Anacortes, Washington, to Juneau.

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  2. Long-awaited whale sculpture to arrive in Juneau MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 6 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The life-sized, six-ton bronze whale sculpture is expected to arrive from Bellingham, Washington, at the Juneau ferry terminal early Monday.

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  3. 79-year-old woman spends unplanned night in Alaska forestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A 79-year-old cruise ship passenger got lost on a hike near an Alaska glacier and spent a night in the forest without camping gear.

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  4. Only one way to stop dividend attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    On June 29, we witnessed something unheard of in Alaska. For the first time in state history, a sitting governor asserted the power to unilaterally determine the value of the Alaska Permanent Fund dividend or whether he would even permit there to be a dividend at all.

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  5. Rattling all the right cagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    During the past several months, Alaska has had to weigh more significant proposals than any state should have to consider at one time.

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  6. Fairbanks police chief: We're in 'crisis'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Fairbanks Police Chief Randall Aragon says his department has lost its competitive edge in recruiting and retaining officers because police departments throughout Alaska are offering better salaries and benefits.

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  7. Alaska ending election night gathering amid budget crunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    It's an election night tradition in Alaska: jubilant candidates followed by chanting, sign-waving supporters parade into a cavernous convention hall, shaking hands and taking their turn at the makeshift TV sets dotting what is known as "Election Central."

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  8. 18 people rescued from whale-watching boat near JuneauRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 31 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The U.S. Coast Guard says several private boaters rescued 18 people from a whale-watching vessel that had started to take on water in a channel near Juneau.

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  9. Looking Back: July 31, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 31 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Wakened from sleep in a tent at the Russian River Campground early Saturday, Chicago tourist Daniel Kuczero didn't consider the possibility that a grizzly bear tugging at the nylon woke him.

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  10. Alaska whale-watchers rescue swimming deer in distressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The 18-passenger tour vessel from Gastineau Guiding Co. lassoed the struggling deer on Wednesday, pulled it on board and gave it a ride to an island, Juneau radio station KTOO reported.

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  11. Looking Back: July 29, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    As he prepared to board a 737 jet bound for California on Friday morning, Wyatt Farmer was excited.

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  12. Decision due on sex ed billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Today is the deadline for Gov. Bill Walker to either let a bill that adds restrictions for sexual education in Alaska schools become law or veto it.

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  13. Gov. Walker is the one leading in the fiscal crisis. Legislators? Not at all.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Daily News-Miner editorial: There really is only one adult in the messy room of Alaska's finances.

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  14. Whale experts cut line on entangled whaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Federal whale experts say they made a strategic cut to a line entangling a juvenile humpback whale in the Juneau area that they hope will allow the animal to free itself.

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  15. Brown bear injured in southeast Alaska hazing attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Authorities are searching for a wounded brown bear that was accidentally shot with a real bullet by a Skagway police officer who had been trying to use non-lethal means against the animal at a campground.

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  16. Alaska Legislature takes no action, officially ends special sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The fifth special session held by the current Alaska Legislature has come to an end, just one week after Gov. Bill Walker called the legislators back to Juneau to resume work on the budget.

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  17. Alaska Legislature officially ends special sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The special session called by Gov. Bill Walker has officially ended, with no final action toward addressing Alaska's multibillion-dollar deficit.

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  18. Legislature fails once again: House gavels out after week of inaction; Senate likely to follow suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Throughout the regular, extended and special sessions of the Legislature this year, it was sometimes difficult to tell who the adults were in Juneau.

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  19. Interior Scrapbook - July 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The aerial view of Fairbanks shows Noyes Slough where it empties into the Chena River.

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  20. Alaska Senate rejects effort to overturn permanent fund vetoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Legislature will not meet today to try to override Gov. Bill Walker's budget vetoes, all but guaranteeing a $1,000 dividend this fall.

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