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2004: The year Alaska's Interior went up in smoke

Alaska News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 10:22
In summer 2004, a Vermont-sized patch of Alaska burned in wildfires. That hazy summer was the most extreme fire year in the half-century people ...

2004: The year Alaska's Interior went up in smoke

Alaska News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 10:22
In the summer of 2004, a Vermont-sized patch of Alaska burned in wildfires. That hazy summer was the most extreme fire year in the half-century ...

In an Instant: After Plane Crash, Family Stranded In Alaska Wilderness

Alaska News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 09:03
In August 2011, Rosemarie Evans was two months pregnant when the plane she, her husband Donald, and their two children (Mckenzie, 8, and ...

WATCH LIVE: Alaska walrus webcam gets a second chance

Alaska News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 08:07
Alaska's fish and game department says as many as 14,000 walruses at a time may congregate on the state's Round Island, where the webcam is ...

Earthquake: M 2.9 - 54km E of Lazy Mountain, Alaska

Alaska News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 07:09
Earthquake: M 2.9 - 54km E of Lazy Mountain, Alaska. Partner Disclaimer: This item was submitted to breakingnews.com, but has not been approved ...

Alaska Troopers investigating unsalvaged bear carcasses

Alaska News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 05:41
Alaska State Troopers are investigating a case of waste after two black bear carcasses were found without any of the edible meat salvaged. The Daily ...

Earthquake: M 3.2 - 77km W of Willow, Alaska

Alaska News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 03:43
Earthquake: M 3.2 - 77km W of Willow, Alaska. Partner Disclaimer: This item was submitted to breakingnews.com, but has not been approved by our ...

Alaska's popular walrus cam streams again after a decade

Alaska News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 03:03
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A popular webcam showing large male Pacific walruses lying on the beach with a Hitchcockian number of seabirds flying ...

Soviet-era secret could become cash crop in Alaska

Alaska News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 02:52
Alaska natives have been using a less potent cousin of the plant for ... 100 hectares, rhodiola production it would be our most valuable crop in Alaska.

Reader photo: Alaska and Washington

Alaska News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 02:41
Karlene Stoker of Redding shares photos of her 9-day Alaskan cruise with her husband Terry in May. “For our 35th anniversary, my husband and I ...

Alaska's military worth proved again: Plan to station long-range radar at Clear latest in series of pro ...

Alaska News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 00:03
The hits keep coming for the military presence in Interior Alaska. The Department of Defense and Alaska's congressional delegation broke the news ...

'Expedition Alaska: Dinosaurs' goes on display today at Museum of the North

Alaska News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 00:03
A fossilized palm frond nearly six feet in diameter is on display Thursday, May 14, 2015, at the Museum of the North as part of "Expedition Alaska: ...

Airman's persistence pays off with early Ship Creek king

Alaska News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 22:43
Dustin Slinker, who operates the streamside Bait Shack tackle shop told Alaska Dispatch News that Pouncey's was the first king catch he's heard of.

Pentagon Plans Long-Range Missile Defence Radar in Alaska

Alaska News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 22:00
Washington: The US Defense Department on Friday announced plans to deploy a long-range radar in central Alaska that would help the US missile ...

Legislative inaction draws public's ire

Alaska News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 21:03
But Vince Beltrami, president of the AFL-CIO of Alaska, defended the public employees, an important part of his membership, saying the $18 million in ...

New Dryden Planning Director Hails from Alaska

Alaska News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 20:30
I grew up in downstate New York in Putnam County, and then I went and worked in Alaska for the last 32 years where I did regional planning for the ...

Decision on salmon vs. coal showdown at Chuitna postponed until fall

Alaska News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 20:18
“It would be the first time in Alaska's state history that we would allow an Outside corporation to mine completely through a salmon stream,” said Bob ...

Alaska Red Cross volunteer heads to Nepal

Alaska News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 20:18
Ellie Rubenstein has six weeks of gear crammed into just two large bags. She's the first American Red Cross volunteer from Alaska to go to Nepal.

Gov. Walker strengthens ties with oil industry in Slope tour

Alaska News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 19:45
Alaska Governor Bill Walker, second from right, gets a tour of BP's Parker Rig 272, which is drilling into the Lisburne Reservoir in Prudhoe Bay on ...

Unhappy Public Speaks For First Time In Special Session

Alaska News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 19:11
“Stop playing with Alaska's money like it's your own alone,” said Gold. “You were elected to make the hard decisions, the politically unpopular decision ...

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