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  1. Alaska communities weigh pot bans 3 years after legalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 2 | Connecticut Post

    This December 2016 photo shows cannabis plants growing in a cultivation space inside Croy's Enterprises near Soldotna, Alaska. Voters in parts of Alaska will decide in local elections on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, whether to ban commercial cannabis operations, including retail stores and cultivation facilities. 1 comment

  2. Alaska city tries new tack on shoplifting woes: counselingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    In this Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017 photo, Amy Mead, municipal attorney for the City and Borough of Juneau, poses in her office in Juneau, Alaska.

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  3. Whale gets entangled in cruise ship anchor for half a dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    The humpback whale became entangled in the anchor line south of Juneau, getting stuck for roughly 12 hours while federal authorities and the boat's crew worked to free it. less NOAA-trained marine mammal responders collect a sample from the exhalation of a humpback whale, entangled in the anchor line of a small cruise ship, on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, near the mouth of Tracy Arm, ... more JUNEAU, Alaska - A humpback whale became entangled in an anchor line on a small cruise ship in southeast Alaska, getting stuck for roughly 12 hours while federal authorities and the boat's crew worked to free it.

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  4. APNewsBreak: Neighbor: Couple marking anniversary on cruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    The FBI says a 39-year-old woman died during a domestic dispute while her cruise ship was in US waters off Alaska. The FBI arrested a suspect.

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  5. Employer: Utah woman killed on cruise was trusted adviserRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    The FBI says a 39-year-old woman died during a domestic dispute while her cruise ship was in US waters off Alaska. The FBI arrested a suspect.

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  6. Boat captain leaps into sea to save crew after capsizingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    The captain of an Alaska fishing boat came to the aid of his crew Monday, after the vessel capsized in frigid waters. Coast Guard video shows the captain swimming to the aid of a crewmember struggling to keep his head above water.

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  7. Statue of man behind Alaska deal goes up across from CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    A statue of William Seward is unveiled in a plaza across from the Alaska state Capitol on Monday, July 3, 2017, in Juneau, Alaska. The statue commemorates the 150th anniversary of the agreement under which the U.S. bought the territory of Alaska from Russia.

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  8. Scientists baffled by strange sea creatures near AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    Gelatinous and somewhat translucent organisms, called pyrosomes, have been seen congregating, sometimes by the thousands, close to shore from Northern California up to southeast Alaska. MUST CREDIT: Photo by Hilarie Sorensen, University of Oregon.

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  9. Q&A: Coin to mark Alaska's landmark 1945 civil rights lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    This undated image provided by the U.S. Mint shows coin designs featuring Elizabeth Peratrovich, scheduled to be unveiled in 2020. Peratrovich, an Alaska Native woman whose passionate testimony is credited with swaying the Alaska Territorial Legislature into passing an anti-discrimination bill nearly 20 years before the Civil Rights Act of 1964, will be featured on a new $1 coin honoring Native American civil rights leaders.

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  10. Coast Guard pulled man from failing duct-taped boatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    In this photo provided by the U.S. Coast Guard, an unidentified man paddles a home made, inflatable, duct-taped boat before being rescued by a smallboat crew after his craft began taking on water in Gastineau channel near Juneau, Alaska, Wednesday, June 7, 2017. The Coast Guard crew deemed the craft unsafe and transferred the man, his dog and the craft to Douglas Harbor in Juneau.

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  11. For President Trump, decisions accompanied by dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    From the White House Rose Garden , Trump revealed his plans for the United States to leave the Paris climate change accord, a long-awaited announcement he had put off until after his first international trip. Building the suspense, some White House officials floated the possibility the day before that he was leaning toward an exit, but cautioned that the president could change his mind.

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  12. For President Trump, decisions accompanied by dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    With a Rose Garden flourish, President Donald Trump declares that the United States will exit the Paris Climate Accords. Reaction around the country was decidedly mixed: coal miners in Kentucky welcomed it, lobstermen in Main did not.

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  13. Alaska lawmakers deny transgender man for human rights postRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    In this March 30, 2012, file photo, Drew Phoenix, left, and his girlfriend, Ellen Robertson, talk about a ballot initiative going before local voters that calls for equal legal protections for gay and transgender residents, in Anchorage, Alaska. The Alaska Legislature on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, rejected the appointment of Phoenix, a transgender man, to serve on the state's human rights commission. 2 comments

  14. Lawmaker silent amid apology demands for abortion remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    Alaska state Rep. David Eastman, standing, speaks on the floor of the Alaska House on Friday, May 5, 2017, in Juneau, Alaska. Eastman, a Republican from Wasilla, has come under pressure from fellow House members to apologize for comments he recently made about abortion.

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  15. Alaska lawmaker under fire after 'free trip' abortion claimRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    In this Jan. 17, 2017 file photo State Rep. David Eastman, a Republican freshman from Wasilla, is seen during the introduction of the newly-elected house speaker at the Alaska Legislature in Juneau, Alaska. Alaska lawmakers are demanding a public apology from Easton who said there are women in Alaska who try to get pregnant to get a "free trip to the city."

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  16. Alaska lawmakers mull measure calling abortion 'child abuse'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    In this Jan. 17, 2017, photo Alaska state Rep. David Eastman applauds in the House chamber in Juneau, Alaska. Eastman, a conservative lawmaker, has successfully tacked an anti-abortion message onto an otherwise innocuous resolution in the Alaska House aimed at raising awareness about sexual assault and child abuse, calling abortion "the ultimate form of child abuse."

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  17. First kelp harvest made from Ketchikan area siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND APRIL 29-30, 2017 AND THEREAFTER - In this Dec. 7, 2016 photo, buoys mark the location of a commercial seaweed farm at Hump Island Oyster Co. in Ketchikan, Alaska. 1 comment

  18. Officials promoting inclusivity after Trump rise face recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    File - In this May 23, 2015 file photo, the welcome sign is displayed on the outskirts of Homer, Alaska. Three leaders of the Alaska fishing community who wanted to promote inclusivity are fighting efforts to recall them from office.

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  19. Juneau resident catches avalanche, waterfalls on phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    A gate that stood near the end of a dead-end street in Juneau, Alaska, was mangled by an avalanche on Friday, March 31, 2017. The debris included an avalanche warning sign.

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  20. Juneau lab preserves Alaska's historical documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    In this March 13, 2017, photo, Ellen Carrlee, objects conservator at the Alaska State Museum, right, watches Massachusetts paper conservator Seth Irwin working on a 150-year-old map of Sitka, drawn not long after the Alaska Purchase was finalized in 1867, part of the Sesquicentennial documents that will go on display later this year at the State Library, Archives and Museum in Juneau, Alaska.

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