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  1. First champions of NYO 2015 crownedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Athletes gather in the Alaska Airlines Center for the opening of the 45th Native Youth Olympics on Thursday, April 16, 2015. Athletes gather in the Alaska Airlines Center for the opening of the 45th Native Youth Olympics on Thursday, April 16, 2015.

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  2. UAF eliminates, suspends low-enrollment degree programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    While more than 90 percent of its programs will remain intact, the University of Alaska Fairbanks will eliminate or suspend numerous low-enrollment academic programs to cut expenses, according to a memo sent to university staff Wednesday by UAF Provost Susan Henrichs. In the memo, Henrichs said only about 2 percent of UAF students are enrolled in the targeted programs, which are to be announced over the next week.

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  3. Nome fuel sale aims to help subsistence huntersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Anywhere else in the United States, $5.47 per gallon for gasoline might be pretty frightening -- but in Nome, it's a sale for spring subsistence. Earlier this week, Bonanza Fuel dropped their gas prices by $0.25 per gallon.

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  4. Love of the ice -- and tasty king crabs -- keeps Nome crabber coming backRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Longtime Nome resident Pat Hahn likes to joke that the sea ice in this Bering Sea community made him famous. As a youngster growing up in the Northwest Alaska hub, he spent much of his free time exploring the sea ice that envelops the town every winter, going so far as to follow local crab fishermen out on the ice to learn their ways.

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  5. Walking a windswept 500 miles to Kotzebue with 2 kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Higman Mckittrick family spent two nights in a small hold of a barge as wind streaked overhead. All that protruded above the snow drifts was a series of posts along one edge of the barge.

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  6. Reality Check: Woolly mammoths and guilty consciences -- when readers write backRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    It's spring, and in spring you try new things. My new thing is going to be answering reader mail.

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  7. Celebrated Alaska artist Rie Munoz dies in Juneau at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Rie Munoz is shown here teaching class on King Island in Nov. 1951. She called the period "a beautiful time" and often used the Native village as a source for her popular paintings.

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  8. Examining our own mistakes is important, even when it hurts to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Deirdre Creed competing for Portland's Warner Pacific College at the Mike Clock Open wrestling tournament at Oregon's Pacific University on Nov. 9. I lie in the emergency room, unsure which is more stiff, the hospital bed or my recently embattled back. I scan the eggshell-colored exam room, from a poster warning folks to get their flu shot, to my parents, to my twin brother Trevor, to Darin.

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  9. Search continues for Iditarod dog that escaped in South AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Sarabi, a 3-year-old dropped Iditarod dog in rookie musher Laura Allaway's team, is still missing after she ran away from her handler in Anchorage's Oceanview neighborhood March 21, the same day Allaway finished the race in 46th place. It's been 10 days since the last musher crossed under Nome's burled arch, but one musher is still looking for one of her trail partners.

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  10. Too cold? Too snowy? Too much?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Brutalized and beaten but somehow unbowed by the 46-degree-below-zero cold, deep snow and the overwhelming desolation of the Iditarod Trail through the heart of unoccupied Interior Alaska, Tim and Loreen Hewitt flew home to Pennsylvania more than a week ago to nurse their cold-weather injuries. Loreen's badly frostbitten thumb was swathed in bandages after a visit to the Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage.

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  11. Reading the North: Iditarod tales and LeonardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    The blurb: In "Iditarod Adventures," mushers explain why they have chosen this rugged lifestyle, what has kept them in long-distance mushing and the experiences they have endured along the 1,000-mile trail between Anchorage and Nome. Former Anchorage Daily News sports editor Lew Freedman profiles 23 mushers -- men, women, Natives, seasoned veterans and some relatively new to the sport -- many of whom are so well-known in Alaska that fans refer to them only by their first names.

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  12. Troopers: 3 Nome men face multiple felonies after drug stingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Three Nome men were jailed and each facing multiple felony charges after a pair of drug busts Wednesday in the Seward Peninsula city yielded heroin, marijuana, prescription drugs and "other narcotics," Alaska State Troopers said. Darrell Stevens, 27, was charged with 11 felony counts for possessing and distributing heroin.

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  13. Reality Check: 'Bering Sea Gold' looks for viewership pay dirt on Friday nightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Welp, "Bering Sea Gold" is back, airing on Friday night on Discovery Channel. Typically shows move to Friday night to die, but I think Discovery Channel is the exception to that rule.

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  14. Nome could have deep-draft Arctic port by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Nome could be home to a deep-draft Arctic port as early as 2020, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The Army Corps released a joint study with the Alaska Department of Transportation this month, "tentatively selecting" the Port of Nome as the site for a deep-draft expansion.

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  15. Post-Iditarod arm-wrestling match leaves fan with broken bone and musher Zirkle mortifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    There was a sickening pop, followed by an eerie silence as the crowd inside Breakers Bar realized what they'd witnessed: Aliy Zirkle had just broken some woman's arm. Grace Liu learned a painful lesson about tangling with mushers Wednesday night in Nome when Zirkle, a 45-year-old sled dog racing superstar from Two Rivers, snapped the California lawyer's arm like a piece of driftwood during an arm-wrestling match contested just hours after the 15-time Iditarod finisher guided her team to a fifth-place finish in the 2015 Iditarod.

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  16. Weary, frostbitten DeeDee Jonrowe, iron lady of the Iditarod, finishes 30th raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Her blistered, frostbitten fingertips covered in tape, the iron lady of Alaska sled dog racing collapsed into a snowbank early Thursday morning in Nome and let out a deep, satisfied sigh. "It really feels good to get off my feet," said Willow's DeeDee Jonrowe, who finished 31st after nearly 11 days on the Iditarod trail.

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  17. After scary winds and brilliant northern lights, 2 mushers stage thrilling sprint finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Nicolas Petit heads west a few miles before reaching Nome and a tenth-place finish in the Iditarod on Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Ray Redington Jr. escorts his team from the finish line to the dog lot early Thursday at the finish of the Iditarod.

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  18. Nome welcomes home one of its own when Burmeister finishes 3rdRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Though the veteran musher no longer lives in the City of Golden Beaches, Burmeister is considered a local by Nome residents, who turned out to give the 39-year-old construction general manager a hero's welcome under rapidly-clearing skies and bright sunshine just minutes before 10 a.m. on Wednesday. "Welcome home Aaron!" yelled many onlookers on Front Street as Burmeister's team crossed the finish line in third place.

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  19. Family affair: Dallas, Mitch Seavey cruise to one-two Iditarod finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Dallas Seavey, the 2015 Iditarod champion, is interviewed with his lead dogs Hero, left, and Reef in Nome on Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Dallas Seavey, the 2015 Iditarod champion, with his lead dogs Reef, left, and Hero in Nome on Wednesday, March 18, 2015.

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  20. Buckle up, the Seavey era of distance dog racing dominance is hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    While Dallas Seavey beat his dad, Mitch, to the Nome finish line on Wednesday, the family reveled in a one-two finish that added to an impressive mushing legacy. Leading the Seavey gang off the plane at the Nome Airport to witness history was family patriarch Dan Seavey, who helped found the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race and finished third in the inaugural event in 1973.

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