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Utah man charged with killing wife on cruise ship in Alaska had brain injury, says defense

May 7, 2021|

Passengers wait aboard the Emerald Princess moored on the South [...]

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‘It’s historic, empowering and healing’: Meet the Indigenous teen from Alaska on the cover of Vogue Mexico

May 7, 2021|

Quannah Chasinghorse, a Han Gwich’in and Oglala Lakota fashion model [...]

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Tongass and Bristol Bay protection can help Biden meet new climate goal, fishing and conservation advocates say

May 7, 2021|

Habitat for sockeye salmon is vulnerable to climate change. (U.S. [...]

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LISTEN: Are unemployment payments causing a worker shortage? Economists say it’s complicated.

May 7, 2021|

Jason Brissett, a kitchen worker who came to the U.S. [...]

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Yup’ik college student, founder of Alaska biotech company, wins international entrepreneur award

May 6, 2021|

Biological siences student Michael Martinez studies [...]

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Unanimous ferry reform bill prompts constitutional challenge from Alaska’s governor

May 6, 2021|

House Bill 63 would create an Alaska Marine Highway Operations Board [...]

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Alaska Native Vietnam vets, heirs would receive state land under Gov. Dunleavy proposal

May 6, 2021|

Army veteran George Bennett of Sitka speaks at the announcement [...]

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Eagle River man, charged in woman’s disappearance, was filmed carrying a body to his car

May 6, 2021|

A graphic image created for Jerilyn Nicholson’s funeral. (Nicholson family [...]

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A state corporation is still pushing a massive gas line plan in Alaska. Is it a pipe dream?

May 5, 2021|

A rendition from 2015 of what the liquefaction plant in [...]

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After pandemic cancelation, Russian Orthodox residents in Bethel celebrate Pascha in person

May 5, 2021|

“There’s a dialogue between the clergy and the choir. So [...]

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Facebook ban on Donald Trump will hold, social network’s oversight board rules

May 5, 2021|

Facebook indefinitely suspended then-President Donald Trump’s accounts in January after [...]

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Still deciding between Bronson and Dunbar? Here’s where they come down on major issues

May 5, 2021|

Former Air Force and commercial pilot Dave Bronson (left) and [...]

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Still deciding between Bronson and Dunbar? Here’s where they come down on major issues

May 4, 2021|

Former Air Force and commercial pilot Dave Bronson (left) and [...]

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Bill for tribal recognition would put relationship with state on firmer foundation, supporters say

May 4, 2021|

Rep. Tiffany Zulkosky, D-Bethel responds to questions during a press [...]

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‘On fire with COVID’: surge of younger, unvaccinated patients strains Fairbanks hospital

May 3, 2021|

Fairbanks Memorial Hospital in Fairbanks, Alaska (Wikimedia commons photo)Medical workers [...]

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Sister’s COVID illness inspires Anchorage woman’s effort to get Hmong community vaccinated

May 1, 2021|

Clinic organizer May Ramirez-Xiong at the entrance of a COVID [...]

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LISTEN: Alaska college grads to cap off tumultuous school years with virtual commencement

May 1, 2021|

University of Alaska Anchorage student Jessica Reisinger is graduating Sunday [...]

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Entrepreneur finds community and success bringing Latin American flavors to Anchorage coffee scene

April 30, 2021|

Estrella Elizabeth Rodriguez-Northcutt owns Cafecito Bonito in Northeast Anchorage in [...]

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High demand and high prices heated up Alaska’s housing market during the pandemic. Is it burning out or getting hotter?

April 30, 2021|

A home for sale in Anchorage’s Nunaka Valley neighborhood in [...]

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Tuluksak got a special water treatment system for the whole village, but the school was only using it

April 30, 2021|

Tuluksak’s reverse osmosis system is located in the school kitchen, [...]

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There have been two attempts in Congress to save Alaska’s cruise season in the last week. Both have failed.

April 30, 2021|

Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski urges Senate colleagues to support a [...]

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House lawmaker introduces bill changing definition of consent to better prosecute rape, sexual assault in Alaska

April 30, 2021|

Rep. Geran Tarr, D-Anchorage, speaks during a House floor session, [...]

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Homer couple’s home and business raided by FBI, possibly in connection to Jan. 6 insurrection

April 30, 2021|

Homer Inn and Spa. (Credit: Homer Inn and Spa)A Homer [...]

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Alaska lawmakers pass COVID-19 disaster declaration bill, with $8 million in federal food aid on the line

April 29, 2021|

State Rep. Louise Stutes, R-Kodiak, leaves the House floor after [...]

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State reports small number of ‘breakthrough’ COVID-19 cases in fully-vaccinated Alaskans

April 29, 2021|

Coronavirus testing at the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport on [...]

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‘Why are we not at war with this thing?’: 50 years of data show cancer still leading cause of death for Alaska Natives

April 29, 2021|

The Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. (Joey Mendolia/Alaska Public [...]

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Former Alaska Arts Council employee wins $85K settlement after losing her job for criticizing governor

April 28, 2021|

The state of Alaska has agreed to pay a settlement [...]

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