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  1. File -- A rocket leaves the Pacific Spaceport Complex-Alaska in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    A Terminal High Altitude Area Defense missile interceptor is launched from the Pacific Spaceport Complex Alaska in Kodiak during a test on July 11. A Terminal High Altitude Area Defense missile interceptor is launched from the Pacific Spaceport Complex Alaska in Kodiak during a test on July 11. WASHINGTON - Alaska's political leaders say that the state's military defenses are ready to protect the United States from a potential North Korean attack, but they're still angling for upgrades. Nevertheless, Sen. Dan Sullivan, a Marine and member of the Armed Services Committee with a long-time interest in the Korean peninsula, cautioned against "blustery" language after President Donald Trump's "fire and fury" statement regarding North Korea .

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  2. Re-examining safety practices in the wake of this year's commercial fishing deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 | Anchorage Daily News

    "It's time for a checkup from the neck up" - meaning an industry time-out to evaluate fishing operations and behaviors, advises Jerry Dzugan, director of the Sitka-based Alaska Marine Safety Education Association for over 30 years. Dzugan was speaking in response to the 11 fishing deaths that have occurred in Alaska so far this year.

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  3. Alaska, Canada must safeguard fisheries from B.C. mining operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    Fishing boats rest at the dock in the boat harbor in Kodiak on Friday, January 4, 2013. Fishing boats rest at the dock in the boat harbor in Kodiak on Friday, January 4, 2013.

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  4. Find My iPhone app leads troopers directly to man with 2 stolen phonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    An employee at Kodiak's Island Air Service used the "Find My iPhone" app to track a missing phone, leading Alaska State Troopers on Sunday to a man who was found with not one but two stolen phones, according to troopers. Using the app, troopers found Silook about four miles from the air service around 4 p.m. Sunday, said a trooper dispatch posted online Wednesday.

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  5. Salmon in Brazil? Pollock in Spain? ASMI broadens reach.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | Anchorage Daily News

    Seafood is Alaska's top export by far, usually topping $3 billion in sales each year to 120 countries around the world, and constituting 55 percent of our nation's total seafood exports. Credit for the state's export sales goes mostly to the international program run by the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute , which operates eight regional offices in Japan, China, Brazil, London, Spain, France, Germany and Eastern Europe.

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  6. Coast Guard: Captain of capsized fishing boat jumps back in water to rescue crewmanRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Anchorage Daily News

    In this video provided by a Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk crew, the captain of the fishing vessel Grayling jumps into the water to rescue a crewman after the Grayling capsized in the Kupreanof Strait near Raspberry Island, Alaska, July 24, 2017. A good Samaritan vessel crew rescued one other crewman from the Grayling.

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  7. Time for 'Deadliest Catch' to go homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Almost everyone interested in the commercial fishing industry is now familiar with Discovery Channel's hit reality series "Deadliest Catch." The show is entertaining, the cinematography is superb, the characters are portrayed as both villainous and heroic and it's filmed in one of the most brutal environments in the world.

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  8. Bethel gets a new DA - its third in less than 3 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Steve Wallace, a police officer-turned-prosecutor, was announced by the state Department of Law on Tuesday as the new Bethel district attorney. Alaska Attorney General Jahna Lindemuth appointed him effective July 10. Wallace follows Mike Gray in the job.

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  9. 2 victims' bodies recovered from capsized fishing boat off KodiakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    The remains of two young fishermen who died when their boat capsized in Marmot Bay have been recovered, according to Alaska State Troopers. The Osbornes went missing near Kodiak Island when the fishing boat they were working on capsized on June 29, the Coast Guard said .

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  10. Deadly toxin shuts down some Alaska oyster farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Some oyster farmers in Southeast Alaska are closed for business due to high levels of the paralytic shellfish poison, or PSP, found in the mollusks. produces the chemical saxitoxin, can be consumed by clams and oysters, where it can accumulate to levels that are deadly to humans without affecting the mollusks.

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  11. Coast Guard continues search for 2 missing boaters near Kodiak with help of Air Guard, volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    A pararescueman from the Alaska Air National Guard 212th Rescue Squadron deploys to the Coast Guard Cutter Sherman from an HH-60 Pavehawk helicopter from the 210 Rescue Squadron on Thursday, June 29, 2017, during a search for two missing people in Marmot Bay near Kodiak. A pararescueman from the Alaska Air National Guard 212th Rescue Squadron deploys to the Coast Guard Cutter Sherman from an HH-60 Pavehawk helicopter from the 210 Rescue Squadron on Thursday, June 29, 2017, during a search for two missing people in Marmot Bay near Kodiak.

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  12. Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters near Kodiak with help of good SamaritanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Coast Guard rescued two people whose fishing vessel capsized in waters near Kodiak Island, but the search is on for two boaters who are still missing. Anchorage-based Coast Guard officials received a mayday transmission from a good Samaritan boat around 7:30 a.m. Thursday.

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  13. If you can ignore the errors and over-dramatization, - Angie Piper' worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Fishing boats travel in Nushagak Bay on July 12, 2016. The Nushagak District, near Dillingham, is one of Bristol Bay's five commercial fishing districts.

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  14. Former Alaska DA dies in motorcycle crash in Canada, says Yukon coronerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Former state district attorney Michael Gray died in a motorcycle crash in Canada's Yukon territory while he was heading to a family gathering in Montana. The crash happened near Kilometer 1,320 of the Alaska Highway on Sunday shortly after 11 a.m., according to Yukon chief coroner Heather Jones.

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  15. Kodiak's Dunbar earns 5,000-meter qualifier for U.S. outdoor track nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Kodiak's Trevor Dunbar generated a 5,000-meter qualifying time for the 2017 USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships with his personal-best performance Sunday night at the Portland Track Festival in Oregon. Dunbar, 26, the former University of Oregon runner who was a multi-time All-America, clocked 13 minutes, 26.27 seconds at Lewis & Clark College to finish fourth among 20 runners in the 3.1-mile race.

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  16. Bob Hallinen / Alaska Dispatch News Great Pacific Seafoods workers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Want a fishing license to crew on a salmon boat this summer? Got friends or family visiting who want to wet a line for a prized Alaska catch? Don't count on it. If the Alaska Legislature continues to defy its constitutional obligation to pass a budget, those opportunities will be lost because there won't be any state workers to issue fishing licenses.

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  17. Sen. Sullivan to hold town hall meeting Saturday in KodiakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska's junior Republican senator has held several town halls in recent weeks, most recently in North Pole and Anchorage, where he faced constituent questions and concerns about health insurance. The Kodiak event, open to the public, runs from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 10, at the Afognak Native Corp. Building, 300 Alimaq Drive.

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  18. Banzai bikers can cruise downhill at AlyeskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Two boys ride down Big Spruce trail at the Alyeska Bike Park on Friday, June 3, 2016. The age limit for mountain biking at the park is 8 years old.

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  19. Kachemak Bay oystersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    The business of mariculture - the farming of shellfish and aquatic plants such as kelp - is garnering greater interest around Alaska. Applications for new mariculture farms are up roughly threefold this year , which pencils out to about 1,000 acres of potential new oyster and kelp farms from Kodiak to Sitka to Homer and elsewhere.

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  20. Kodiak Electric Association operates six wind turbines on a Pillar...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    I flew into Unalakleet, Alaska, on a late fall day. With about 700 people, Unalakleet is large by rural Alaska standards and serves as a regional hub.

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