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  1. Nikiski Bulldogs are top dogs in Class 3A volleyballRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    Nikiski volleyball coach Stacey Segura came dressed to cringe for the Class 3A state championship match, but her players came dressed to kill. And block.

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  2. Alaska's marijuana industry continues to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska's marijuana industry is continuing to grow, according to the latest tax figures from the Alaska Department of Revenue. The state's first sales of recreational marijuana to the general public were on Oct. 29, 2016, in Valdez.

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  3. Tanker driver pleads guilty to oil pollution charges for Richardson Highway spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 23 | Anchorage Daily News

    A tanker driver involved in a February rollover that spilled nearly 3,000 gallons of diesel along the Richardson Highway near Valdez pleaded guilty to state oil pollution charges this week. Louis Nations, 52, was driving a Big State Logistics semi on Feb. 22, approaching the Richardson from a side road, when he crossed the highway and crashed into a snowbank at 47 mph despite flashing yellow lights warning drivers to slow down, an investigation found.

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  4. Little likelihood of a Walker victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska voters do not have a history of re-electing their sitting governors. Only three times since statehood have they returned an incumbent, William Egan in 1962, Jay Hammond in 1978 and Tony Knowles in 1998.

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  5. Letter: Salmon need protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    I have been thinking about Ballot Measure 1, and I wonder why anyone in Alaska would be opposed to protecting salmon. Salmon feed people and are very important to the culture of Alaska.

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  6. Wasilla police investigated - pedophile' teacher in 2012. The school didn't know that.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    Lukis Nighswonger appears in court via video for his arraignment on charges of sexual abuse of a minor Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Palmer.

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  7. Prince William Sound fishermen test oil spill response skills near WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    At first glance, it appeared to be a carefully orchestrated aquatic slow dance, set to the tune of barking sea lions. About 20 small commercial fishing vessels were joined Tuesday by large barges and state-of-the-art tugboats to test new oil spill response equipment on Prince William Sound.

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  8. 1907 cabin, threatened by erosion, returns homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    In this photo taken Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, The Washington Alaska Military Cable and Telegraph System telegraph cabin is seen in Delta Junction, Alaska.

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  9. Barge hauls fuel to Alaska oil fields for the first time in decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    A double-hull lightering barge delivers fuel to Prudhoe Bay during the first barge delivery of diesel fuel to the oil fields in more than 20 years, made on Aug. 30, 2018. A double-hull lightering barge delivers fuel to Prudhoe Bay during the first barge delivery of diesel fuel to the oil fields in more than 20 years, made on Aug. 30, 2018.

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  10. Alyeska Pipeline to cut 10 percent of workforceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    The operator of Alaska's main oil pipeline will reduce its workforce by 10 percent as it reorganizes operations starting this fall, a move that will affect all activities statewide, according to a letter from the company's top executive to the governor and lawmakers. Alyeska Pipeline Service Co., which manages the 800-mile trans-Alaska pipeline and the oil-loading terminal in Valdez, will restructure itself to operate more efficiently, said the letter from company president Tom Barrett dated Tuesday.

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  11. 8-year-old lands big fish and then practices patience as Valdez derby heads into final daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    Eight-year-old Aksel Hutchinson is leading the Valdez silver salmon derby that ends Sunday at noon. His brother Gauge is on the left.

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  12. Joy Wiebe drove truck on the Dalton Highway. Photographed June 7, 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    A Dalton Highway veteran said to be the only woman driving fuel tankers to Alaska's Prudhoe Bay oil fields died in a rollover crash early Friday morning. Authorities on Monday identified the driver as Joy Wiebe, 50, a Fairbanks resident and transport driver for many years.

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  13. Ballot Measure 1 threatens pipeline operations, Alaska's environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    An aerial view of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline near Copper Center on June 29, 2017. An aerial view of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline near Copper Center on June 29, 2017.

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  14. Alaska's 2018 commercial salmon harvest is 30 percent below what was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    Tenders from Cordova, Valdez and Whittier are anchored at Gravel Beach anchorage at Ester Island in Prince William Sound, July 22, 2018. They await gillnetter's deliveries.

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  15. New leaders landed in Homer, Valdez halibut derbiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    People in Valdez take photos of the 285.8 pound halibut caught last week by Patricia Johnson of Clovis, California. The fish leads the summer-long Valdez Halibut Derby.

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  16. Mat-Su scrambling in wake of malware attack hidden in system since as early as MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    Mat-Su Borough computers in the process of being cleaned and re-imaged by a contractor on Monday, July 30, 2018. Mat-Su Borough computers in the process of being cleaned and re-imaged by a contractor on Monday, July 30, 2018.

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  17. A bear attacked this man's vintage sports car in Girdwood. He's being pretty cool about it.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    Tom Cotter stands with his 1965 289 Shelby Cobra in Girdwood, the morning after a bear apparently broke into it and stole some Fig Newtons. Tom Cotter stands with his 1965 289 Shelby Cobra in Girdwood, the morning after a bear apparently broke into it and stole some Fig Newtons.

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  18. Photos: A black bear visits Valdez Senior CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    A young female black bear pokes around the Valdez Senior Center Monday, July 16, 2018. A black bear hanging out at the Valdez Senior Center made itself available for some up-close photos Monday morning.

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  19. Coast Guard investigating after 2nd accident for new spill-response operator in Prince William SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Edison Chouest Offshore escort tug Commander maneuvers near the Ship Escort/Response Vessel System dock Monday, April 2, 2018 in Valdez. Every laden oil tanker that leaves the Valdez Marine Terminal is escorted by two tugboats.

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  20. Listening to our readers - " in new ways and oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    We hear from readers all the time. Phone calls, emails, story comments, an ever-growing list of social media channels and platforms.

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