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  1. Correction: Missing Hawaii Humpbacks storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    File - In this March 21, 2012 file photo, a humpback whale dives near Starrigavan estuary in Sitka, Alaska.

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  2. Applications available for Native artist residency programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Friends of Sheldon Jackson Museum are looking for Alaska Native artists to apply to the 2019 Native Artist Residency program.

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  3. Food chain disruption eyed in Hawaii whale sighting declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    In this Oct. 3, 2009 file photo, boaters and fishermen watch as a group of up to six humpback whales feed on herring near Ketchikan, Alaska.

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  4. Couple proposes naming lake for dog that died in landslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Sitka Historic Preservation Commission will consider backing a proposal to name a lake for a beloved dog that died as the small body of water was created by a landslide.

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  5. New librarian finds long trail leads to SitkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    In this Oct. 8, 2018, photo Sitka Public Library Director Kathryn Hurtley smiles at a Sitka Assembly meeting in Sitka, Alaska.

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  6. Caretaker helps repatriate remains of Alaska Native childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    AVANCE FOR USE SATURDAY, NOV. 24 - In this Nov. 16, 2018 photo, Bob Sam speaks during his Evening at Egan lecture at the University of Alaska Southeast's Egan Library in Juneau, Alaska.

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  7. Alaska Gov. Bill Walker reflects on rocky tenure, his legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 23 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    In this Feb. 20, 2015 file photo, Gov. Bill Walker speaks to the media at the Capitol in Juneau, Alaska.

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  8. Mysticism and murder miss the mark in - Bush Blues'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The blurb for Sheldon Schmitt's "Bush Blues" calls it a "realistic, stark and funny look at the life of a police officer on the edge of civilization."

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  9. Sitka shelves proposal taxing single-use bagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Sitka officials have shelved a measure that would tax single-use carryout bags provided to customers by businesses on the Alaska island.

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  10. Report: Rent in Kodiak highest in Alaska despite rate dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Kodiak has the highest rent in Alaska this year despite its average rate of rent decreasing from the prior year, according to a state report.

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  11. First Friday block party coming to downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Downtown Association of Fairbanks is hosting a First Friday block party in conjunction with a statewide arts conference in Fairbanks.

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  12. Wildlife officials work to coax stray sea lion back to seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Wildlife officials came up with a new plan to coax a Steller sea lion back to the ocean after it has been shuffling through neighborhoods in the southeast Alaska city of Sitka since Friday.

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  13. Explosive material removed from lake near SitkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A person found plastic tubes near a ramp into Blue Lake last week and reported the items to the fire department, the Daily Sitka Sentinel reported Monday.

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  14. Looking Back: July 23, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    July 23, 2008 -JUNEAU -Members of the Alaska House of representative voted 24-16 in favor of TransCanada's gas pipeline proposal Tuesday night after hours of lively debate.

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  15. Warrior, Riley prevail in WEIO's head pullRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Fairbanks' Deenaalee Hodgdon, right, prepares to compete against Anchorage's Aurora Warrior in the head pull of the World Eskimo-Indian Olympics on Saturday at the Carlson Center.

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  16. Colorful mural dresses up downtown Sitka wallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    In this Tuesday, July 17, 2018 photo, Kija Elstad stands with her son Aaron, in front of the mural they painted on the side of Harry Race Pharmacy in Sitka, Alaska.

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  17. Sitka historical park gets benefit of Native knowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Sitka Tribe of Alaska's Mark Sixby talks about the totems at the Sitka National Historical Park Thursday, July 5, 2018 in Sitka, Alaska.

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  18. Afognak Island land sold for conservation easementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    An Alaska Native corporation has sold a 4.7-square-mile property on Afognak Island to be used as a conservation easement.

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  19. Sitka schools lose grant funding for after-school programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Sitka School District's funding for summer and after-school programs will run out at the end of this month after the district was denied the renewal of a $1.2 million grant.

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  20. Campground, motorcycle maker dismissed from Sturgis lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A federal judge has dismissed Buffalo Chip Campground and Indian Motorcycles from a lawsuit filed by an Alaska man injured by a motorcycle at the 2016 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota.

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