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  1. Fifteen percent of candidates running in the Alaska primary are named Dan SullivanRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... between you and a pool of people with similar ideological underpinnings and policy ideas. If you are running in Alaska this year, it is also essential to help voters differentiate between you and the other GOP candidate named Dan Sullivan . And yes, ...

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  2. Republicans are maintaining, and maybe expanding, their edge in battle for SenateRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Power Line

    ... challenger is only slightly behind in a fairly large number of other states (notably Iowa, Colorado, Michigan, and Alaska). Accordingly, if one were to use the YouGov poll to estimate the probability of Republicans winning the Senate, their chances ...

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  3. Hometown U: The students behind the smoke-free campus initiativeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... If UAA goes smoke-free, it will join other institutions in the U-Med district, including Providence Hospital and the Alaska Native Medical Center, that have already gone tobacco-free (meaning they ban smoking and chewing of tobacco products). That's ...

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  4. State Supreme Court rules same-sex partners can access death benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Alaska Supreme Court has ruled that same-sex partners are eligible for death benefits, even though they are prohibited from marrying by the state Constitution.

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  5. Why does Southeast Alaska have a daycare 'crisis'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Mention daycare to pretty much any parent in Southeast Alaska, and you'll get an earful.

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  6. Illegal musk ox kill shows solutions for Nome's - urban musk oxen' still elusiveRead the original story

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... the latest in Nome's increasingly common "nuisance musk ox" problem. Nome resident Diana Adams, 59, was cited by an Alaska wildlife trooper on Tuesday for taking a musk ox out of season July 17 in Icy View. In an email, Adams wrote she has "been ...

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  7. Laine Welch: Speak out on fisheries issuesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    Nowhere in the world do people have more say in shaping fisheries policy than in Alaska.

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  8. Time for borough to enforce animal welfare standardsRead the original story

    Sunday | Peninsula Clarion

    In response to Nancy Whiting's letter to the Clarion concerning the current "animal control" issue; she needs to understand that Alaska has state laws covering the minimum standards of animal care that citizens of Alaska must follow.

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  9. Alaska DispatchRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Anchorage Daily News

    Steven Brown, 14, became the youngest person to finish as the high overall champion at the Alaska Trapshooting Association state shoot.

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  10. Strange 'swarm' of earthquakes near Noatak confounds scientists, frightens residentsRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    A bizarre "swarm" of earthquakes in recent weeks around the northwest Alaska village of Noatak is confounding scientists and unsettling residents who last felt a good shake more than 20 years ago.

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  11. Subsistence Alaska village fights mining roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... residents fish. The propose road would span from the Dalton Highway to the Ambler Mining District in Northwest Alaska. The road is being championed by the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority and the Ambler Mining District by ...

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  12. After Noatak earthquake 'swarm' seems to subside, one more joltRead the original story

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... "We no longer have the internet service to provide data to those stations," said seismologist Mike West, with the Alaska Earthquake Center. Providing the necessary service to the stations is a costly endeavor that had been donated up until last ...

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  13. Secretary Jewell Denies Telling Alaskans to 'Get Over It'Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Westerner

    ... should just "get over it." Pruitt, an Anchorage Republican, said that Jewell spoke of "a lot of big issues in Alaska, such as (National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska) and offshore drilling," he said. "She wishes Alaskans would just get over this, she ...

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  14. Scotland's expats want a say on independence from BritainRead the original story

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... city, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. The Alaskan Independence Party has pushed since the 1970s to hold a referendum on whether Alaska should secede from the United States. In this photo, a family skates across Mendenhall Lake in Juneau, the state capital. The ...

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  15. Foster Son faces murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Free Republic

    On Monday morning at about 5:18 a.m. Alaska State Troopers received a phone call from a woman struggling to talk.

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  16. SSWC 2014 Locals OnlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Surlyblog

    ... bike polo, or (as I heard from every one of these crazy bastards) riding "the best snow trails ever." Everybody in Alaska is basically crazy in their own way, I mean you have to be to live somewhere with 22 hours of daylight, but that's the magic of ...

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  17. Anglers report larger halibutRead the original story

    Yesterday | Peninsula Clarion

    Charter anglers throughout Alaska are experiencing strong halibut fishing, with large fish landed in several of the state's derbies, although commercial reports have been more mixed.

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  18. Jul 27,Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | The Coast News

    ... Architects Lubetkin Prize. [Courtesy of the Anchorage Museum] Mark Ransom, an employee, pilot and docent at the Alaska Aviation Museum, stands by a 1928 Stearman (NC5415), flown by many of Alaska's early aviation heroes, including Wiley Post (who ...

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  19. The WilliesFROM the Slasher Himself, a Few Words About ViolenceRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2009 | American Reporter

    NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2009 -- In the conspiratorial world it goes something like this: "the largest oil and gas reserves in the world are in - pick a state, usually North Dakota, Montana, Alaska - "but the devious" - Arabs, automakers, politicians, environmentalists - "are conspiring with the news media to bury the news."

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  20. A year after Pebble, Iliamna Lake communities adjust to new normalRead the original story

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... too, unused and waiting. Over the last year, the tiny communities of Newhalen and Iliamna, located on the shores of Alaska's largest lake, have been adapting to a new kind of life since the Pebble Partnership all but shut down operations in the ...

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