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  1. Old Seward and Tudor closed through Friday by water main breakRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | Anchorage Daily News

    Drivers are being asked to avoid the Old Seward Highway's intersection with Tudor Road, which has been closed as work to repair Thursday's water main break continues, until at least Saturday. In updates overnight Thursday, Anchorage Water and Wastewater Utility spokesman Chris Kosinski said about 50 customers affected by the break had been provided with temporary water supplies as the work continued.

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  2. Water main break closes streets in Midtown AnchorageRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    The busy intersection at Tudor Road and the Old Seward Highway in Midtown Anchorage has been shut down until at least Thursday evening after a contractor broke a water main. Anchorage Water and Wastewater Utility spokesman Chris Kosinski announced the break in a statement at about 11:15 a.m. Thursday, saying Anchorage police were on hand to direct traffic away from the area.

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  3. Active service members offered free day of halibut fishingRead the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | Anchorage Daily News

    The idea is simple: Offer men and women of the military who've given so much a few hours of fishing frivolity from one of Alaska's premier harbors. So as Seward's Combat Fishing Tournament reaches its 10th anniversary next week, organizers are ballyhooing some of the numbers they've racked up in a decade.

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  4. Western Alaska hunters may be in trouble after landing off-limits whaleRead the original story

    Tuesday May 17 | Anchorage Daily News

    Bay took to the beach by foot and four-wheeler last week then prayed their thanks after crews hauled in what appeared to be a young humpback whale, an almost unheard-of event in a community not known for whaling. Though relatively small, residents said it stretched at least 20 feet and was large enough to provide food for many on Nelson Island, home to three villages in Southwest Alaska.

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  5. Stolen tour bus shows up on Seward Highway with unlicensed driver and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Anchorage Daily News

    The trouble started when Tim Melican's shiny white tour bus went missing from his Spenard business at the start of May. The longtime owner of Alaska's Magic Bus Company, which rents vehicles for everything from promgoers to cruise passengers, suspected it was used as a getaway car for the theft of a propane tank from a nearby mobile restaurant. He filed a police report and went hunting for it himself.

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  6. Trooper d j vu: Woman busted for unlicensed driving twice in 1 hourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Anchorage Daily News

    An Alaska State Trooper arrested a Kenai woman Friday, after spotting her on the road almost immediately after issuing her a citation for driving without a valid license on the Seward Highway. The trooper first made a traffic stop on 48-year-old Yvonne Montgomery just before 11 p.m. Friday, at Mile 110 of the Seward, according to a Sunday dispatch.

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  7. New poll reveals what the happiest Alaskans might have in commonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | Anchorage Daily News

    Can money buy happiness? In Alaska, as elsewhere, the answer appears to be yes, though it's not the only factor that determines how satisfied an Alaskan is with life in the Last Frontier. A new statewide poll by Alaska Dispatch News found higher levels of wealth and living standards corresponded with higher quality of life ratings.

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  8. Alaskans are mostly happy with life, but the happiest have some things in commonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | Anchorage Daily News

    Can money buy happiness? In Alaska, as elsewhere, the answer appears to be yes, though it's not the only factor that determines how satisfied an Alaskan is with life in the Last Frontier. A new statewide poll by Alaska Dispatch News found higher levels of wealth and living standards corresponded with higher quality of life ratings.

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  9. Grappling with how to deal with domestic violence, Iditarod bans musher indefinitelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Iditarod Trail Committee on Friday voted to ban musher Travis Beals from at least the 2017 race while it reviews its rules to better address domestic violence. Beals was charged four months ago with fourth-degree assault and fifth-degree criminal mischief in a domestic violence case.

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  10. Lottery window for Bird Ridge hill climb opens SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Anchorage Daily News

    After the limited-entry field of 250 for the Robert Spurr Memorial Hill Climb on Bird Ridge filled in less than three hours last year, organizers decided to begin a lottery for the 28th annual race in June. The free lottery opens Sunday and extends through May 10. Lottery winners will be announced May 13 and receive instructions on registration and entry-fee guidelines for the June 19 race.

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  11. Iditarod bans musher facing domestic violence charges from 2017 raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Anchorage Daily News

    With one of its mushers facing domestic violence charges, the Iditarod Trail Committee on Friday banned Travis Beals of Seward from the 2017 race "and for an indefinite period of time thereafter" while reviewing its policies on "this serious societal issue." Beals of Seward finished 18th last month in the sled dog race to Nome.

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  12. A renewable energy heating system means big savings for the SeaLife CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Alaska SeaLife Center is now heated almost 100 percent by renewable energy thanks to a system that uses heat from an unconventional source. The center announced Friday that after three months of testing, the Seward research institution and aquarium has gone from heating 60 percent of its building with renewable heat to 98 percent thanks to a heat pump system that pulls energy from seawater sourced by Resurrection Bay.

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  13. How Rockwell Kent's Alaska visit helped shape a new movement in Canadian artRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Rockwell Kent is probably my favorite 20th century artist. Kent was a powerful painter and one of America's best illustrators.

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  14. Mount Marathon record-setting couple unlikely to defend crownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    International mountain-running stars Emelie Forsberg and Kilian Jornet, who obliterated course records in their Mount Marathon debuts last Fourth of July, appear doubtful to defend their titles in Seward this summer. Forsberg, a 29-year-old Swede, underwent reconstructive surgery on her right knee in February after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in a skiing accident.

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  15. The day Alaska's fat cats started spending, they painted a target on the Permanent FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    I was asked, when I wrote my last commentary recommending a tax regime for Alaska , if I intended to leave the oil industry out. No. I would include everything from face soap to oil wells.

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  16. 2 stranded on glacier near Seward since FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    An Alaska Air National Guard helicopter crew landed Monday in the vicinity of two hikers stranded on a glacier near Seward since Friday, in hopes of rescuing them during a break in poor weather that grounded weekend search flights. Christopher Hanna, 45, and Jennifer Neyman, 36, were flown onto Harding Icefield in the area of Kenai Fjords National Park for a day hike Friday before poor conditions prevented the plane that dropped them off from returning, prompting them to call for a rescue.

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  17. Spring discounts offer ways to see Alaska without breaking the bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    I mean everyone, from parents toting kids in carriers to trail runners and groups of friends chatting amiably as they skirted puddles and muddy patches. The sun was shining and people were smiling in anticipation of another Alaska spring, when we can shake loose the remnants of winter's gray-and-beige color palette and look ahead to the green vibrancy of summer.

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  18. Photos: Best of April 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Runners participate in the inaugural Wood Bison Run Wild 5K on Saturday, April 2, 2016, at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center in Portage. Daffodils thrive on the south-facing side of a restaurant building along 4th Avenue on Saturday, April 2, 2016, in Seward.

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  19. The ancestors of the Inupiat were technological pioneersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Archaeologist Dennis Griffin examines the remains of a housepit from Thule-era people who lived briefly on St. Matthew Island in about 1650. About 1,000 years ago, Norse explorer Leif Ericson bumped into the New World at Newfoundland.

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  20. Alaskans love their Girl Scout Cookies -- all 375,000 boxes of themRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Maya and troop leader Becka Lopez box an order for a drive-through customer as Kanesha attempts to draw more motorists to the Girl Scout cookie stand on Tuesday, March 22, 2016, along Seward Meridian Road at the Parks Highway in Wasilla. Girl Scouts Kanesha, right, and Maya, left, alert passing motorists to their cookie stand on Tuesday, March 22, 2016, along Seward Meridian Parkway at the Parks Highway in Wasilla.

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