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

    Yesterday | 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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  2. Brown bear injured in southeast Alaska hazing attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | 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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  3. Alaska Legislature takes no action, officially ends special sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | 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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  4. Alaska Legislature officially ends special sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | 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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  5. Legislature fails once again: House gavels out after week of inaction; Senate likely to follow suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | 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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  6. Interior Scrapbook - July 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

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

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

    Thursday Jul 14 | 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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  8. Chenault: House asks Senate for joint session on overridesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Alaska House has asked the Senate to meet in joint session to consider potential overrides of vetoes made by Gov. Bill Walker, Speaker Mike Chenault said Wednesday.

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  9. Juneau police recover body of woman missing since weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Police say the body of 36-year-old Kristina Young was found Tuesday along the beach of north Douglas Island.

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  10. Legislators look to override Walker's PFD vetoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Legislators returned to Juneau on Monday for the second special session of the year - the fifth since the current slate of legislators took office -with the goal to address the state's fiscal crisis.

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  11. Walker: Alaska faces fiscal crisis amid legislative inactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Gov. Bill Walker said Monday that the state is in a fiscal crisis as a result of legislative inaction in the face of a multibillion-dollar budget deficit.

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  12. Juneau police investigate body found in wetlands; search on for victim's sisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Police say Young's sister, 36-year-old Kristina Elizabeth Young, is missing and a search along Lemon Creek is underway.

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  13. Remember to register to vote: Less than two weeks before deadline to register for Aug. 16 primariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Only 10 days remain before the deadline to register to vote in the Aug. 16 primary election arrives, so here's another reminder for you.

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  14. Groups to meet in Fairbanks to lobby for Alaska Permanent Fund changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Local economic and business groups are joining Wednesday in Fairbanks to advocate for restructuring the Alaska Permanent Fund to pay for state government.

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  15. Adding the 49th star to the U.S. flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Alaska's star, the 49th, was officially added to the U.S. flag on July 4, 1959, and it was cause for a particularly exuberant celebration of the nation's Independence Day.

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  16. Officials reopen facilities after record flooding in JuneauRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    U.S. Forest Service officials say cleanup efforts are underway and operations are resuming as normal following a record-setting glacial outburst flood in Juneau.

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  17. Raven totem pole carved as way to heal history, undo the silenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    In a Wednesday, June 22, 2016 photo,Elijah Marks, left, Fred Fulmer, center, and Sam Sheakley work off a design by master carver Nathan Jackson of Ketchikan on a 25-foot Raven pole at Harborview Elementary School in Juneau, Alaska.

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  18. Juneau glacial outburst predicted to top last year's floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Officials are keeping a close eye on a glacier outburst flood in Juneau, where a campground has already been evacuated because of rising water.

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  19. The Latest: Alaska governor limits oil checks to $1,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Alaska governor has cut funding in half for oil checks given to every resident but kept enough money in place so everyone will still get a $1,000 payout amid the budget deficit.

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  20. Alaska Daily LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    In this photo taken Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, gulls follow a pod of three orcas north of the Douglas Bridge in Gastineau Channel in Juneau, Alaska.

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