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  1. Chugiak storms past Dimond in CIC hockey championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Anchorage Daily News

    The No. 4-seeded Chugiak boys hockey team cruised past No. 2 Dimond 6-2 for the Cook Inlet Conference championship victory Saturday at Ben Boeke Arena.

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  2. Prep basketball: Palmer boys leave West with victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Palmer Moose defeated the West Eagles 47-43 in an intense, nonconference boys basketball game at West High on Friday night. Palmer led by seven points at the half and by six after three quarters.

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  3. Dimond, Wasilla to face off in Dimond girls tournament championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alissa Pili's 20 points propelled the Dimond girls basketball team past Ketchikan on Friday and into the championship game of the Lady Lynx Prep Shootout girls basketball tournament at Dimond High. Joining Dimond in the championship are the Wasilla Warriors, who beat East 50-34 despite having no double-figure scorers.

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  4. Governor's budget plan picked apart as Alaskans debate Permanent Fund changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Anchorage Daily News

    Gov. Bill Walker's proposal that would change how the Permanent Fund dividend is paid in order to help fix the state's massive budget deficit had few supporters on Thursday when it faced public comment for the first time in a legislative committee. "This is basically asking for Alaskans to hand over the keys to this multibillion-dollar Permanent Fund lockbox," said speaker Pam Goode.

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  5. Wasilla ATV driver arrested for DUI after injury crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska State Troopers investigating an ATV collision in Wasilla, which sent one man to an Anchorage hospital Wednesday night, arrested another man for driving a four-wheeler under the influence. Troopers said in a Thursday dispatch they responded to the crash on Preston Avenue at about 6:45 p.m. Wednesday.

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  6. Minor in custody after Monday slayings of mother and son in Meadow LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    A juvenile was taken into custody Tuesday on charges related to the double homicide of 40-year-old Renee Millard and her 10-year-old son Dean, Alaska State Troopers say. The two were apparently shot at their home on North Autumn Lane in Meadow Lakes, just outside Wasilla, Monday morning.

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  7. Troopers: No danger to community after slayings of woman, child near WasillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    Troopers have identified the victims of a double homicide in Meadow Lakes on Monday, saying both victims appear to have been shot. Forty-year-old Renee Millard and 10-year-old Dean Millard were slain Monday morning at the home on the 4600 block of North Autumn Lane just outside Wasilla, troopers said in a Tuesday dispatch.

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  8. Struggling in battle with heroin, Mat-Su opens new treatment centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    A new methadone clinic is opening here this spring, nearly a year after the city's only clinic closed despite deepening concern about the Valley's lack of drug treatment options. Along with the new clinic, run by an Arizona-based company called Community Medical Services, Wasilla is also getting a new counseling center with a substance-abuse component expected to open this week.

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  9. Governor tries to defuse fish board controversy with new names, but Bristol Bay cries foulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    Gov. Bill Walker announced three new appointments to the state fish board Tuesday, including one that could be divisive for Bristol Bay and Kenai Peninsula commercial fishermen. Two of the appointments are to seats that have traditionally - though informally - been designated for people who represent sportfishing interests and should be relatively noncontroversial.

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  10. Sarah Palin: I wasn't blaming President Obama for my son's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Anchorage Daily News

    Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin on Monday defended comments she made at a Donald Trump rally in Oklahoma when she seemed to blame her son's behavior on President Obama for not doing more to help veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. Palin insisted on NBC's "Today" show that she said nothing "offensive" and was not blaming Obama for her son's arrest on charges related to a domestic violence incident at the Palin family home in Wasilla.

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  11. Marrs tops small field in Gin Gin 200Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Anchorage Daily News

    Wade Marrs of Wasilla, the eighth-place finisher in last year's Iditarod, topped a small five-team field to win the Gin Gin 200 sled dog race last weekend. Marrs, 25, passed fellow Iditarod veteran Zoya DeNure in the final leg to win in 33 hours.

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  12. Marrs tops small field in Gin Gin 200Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Anchorage Daily News

    Wade Marrs of Wasilla, the eighth-place finisher in last year's Iditarod, topped a small five-team field to win the Gin Gin 200 sled dog race last weekend. Marrs, 25, passed fellow Iditarod veteran Zoya DeNure in the final leg to win in 33 hours.

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  13. New poll: Alaskans support Gov. Walker's plan to close budget gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Anchorage Daily News

    A new poll by Alaska Dispatch News shows majority support for Gov. Bill Walker's plan to close the state's budget gap - though the proposal, which would reduce Alaskans' dividend checks, is opposed by Republicans and comes amid a drop in Walker's approval rating. In the poll of 651 registered voters, conducted this month, 52 percent of respondents said they supported Walker's plan and would be more likely to support a legislator who voted for a proposal like it, while 43 percent said they opposed the plan.

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  14. Wasilla council unanimously bans all marijuana businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Anchorage Daily News

    Growing marijuana commercially or selling it in stores is now illegal in Wasilla despite fears that banning legitimate operations will fuel the city's already thriving black market . The city council ended a marathon meeting Monday night with a unanimous vote in favor of an ordinance banning retail marijuana operations within city limits, including retail stores and commercial-scale grows.

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  15. Troopers: Vehicle thief abandoned young child in Houston chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Anchorage Daily News

    A Wasilla man wanted on numerous counts of vehicle theft left behind a young child during a chase near Houston early Tuesday before a K-9 unit helped arrest him, Alaska State Troopers said. The chase that led to the arrest of Robert Crawley, 31, began at about 1:15 a.m. on the Parks Highway near West Cheri Lake Drive, according to a trooper dispatch. 1 comment

  16. Alaska earthquake jolts Anchorage, gets whole town talkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Anchorage Daily News

    When the earthquake started to shake Anchorage early Sunday morning, some hurried into downtown hotel lobbies dressed in their robes and underwear, while others sitting at bars simply held tighter to their drinks. Facebook and Twitter quickly lit up in the early morning hours across Alaska with posts about power outages, racing hearts and barking dogs.

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  17. Fat-tire frenzy spreads among Alaska cyclistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Anchorage Daily News

    Nowadays, you can hardly leave the house in Alaska without seeing a fat bike, what most now call fat-tire bikes. They're everywhere - on backcountry trails, city paths and sidewalks, or waiting patiently at year-round bike racks that many businesses now offer, loyal steeds at the hitching post outside bike commuters' favorite businesses.

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  18. 'Freak avalanche' kills Hatcher Pass snowmachinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Dashiell "Dash" Erickson, 35, is seen snowmachining in this family photo. Erickson was killed by an avalanche on the Willow side of Hatcher Pass on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016.

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  19. Sarah Palin: Track came back from military deployment 'a bit different'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Anchorage Daily News

    Former Alaskan Gov. Sarah Palin speaks during a campaign event for Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump at the Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center in Ames, Iowa, Jan. 19, 2016. Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin on Wednesday publicly addressed the Monday-night arrest of her son Track Palin on domestic violence charges, saying he came back from military deployment "a bit different" and tying President Barack Obama's treatment of veterans to soldiers struggling with PTSD.

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  20. Track Palin faces domestic violence charges in incident at Sarah Palin's Wasilla homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    Sarah Palin's son Track Palin, 26, is facing charges after getting into a drunken altercation with a woman outside the former Alaska governor's home in Wasilla Monday night, according to an affidavit filed in the case. The charges -- one count each of fourth-degree domestic violence assault, interfering with a report of domestic violence and fourth-degree weapons misconduct -- were reported by the Wasilla Police Department on Tuesday, the same day that Sarah Palin endorsed GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump .

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