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NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - The public is being asked to help name a giraffe calf recently born at the Virginia Zoo. The zoo says the male masai giraffe weighed 152 pounds and was 75 inches tall when it was born on July 23.

Mon, 08/31/2015 - 4:11pm

The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education meets at 6 p.m. in the borough building at 148 N. Binkley Street in Soldotna (unless otherwise noted). For more information, call 907-714-8888 or visit

Mon, 08/31/2015 - 9:25am

KPC's fall semester began last week, but there's still time to register for classes. The college's late registration period will be open through Sept. 4. Students can visit the campus to complete a late registration form and sign up for classes.

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 6:27pm

Like any average recess in early autumn, Nikiski North Star Elementary School students were playing tetherball, mastering the swing set and racing across the soccer fields Friday, after lunch.

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 6:27pm

In a half-hour talk with Alaska newspaper reporters Sunday evening, Secretary of State John Kerry put forward a technology-focused view of fighting climate change that is expected to be on display today in Anchorage.

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 10:03pm

Editor's note: Updates will be added to this story as more information becomes available. One person is dead and another injured after a two-vehicle head-on collision on Saturday on the Kenai Spur Highway.

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 7:22pm

High-speed drivers failing to obey to signs and students are a problem every year for many Kenai Peninsula Borough School District schools situated on busy roads.

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 10:05pm

University of Alaska leaders are trying to minimize the impact of budget cuts on the new school year while at the same time remodeling operations to make institutions statewide more efficient. In raw numbers, the UA System absorbed a $26.

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 10:03pm

The Kenai Fjords National Park at Exit Glacier will be closed to the public on Tuesday as the park hosts President Barack Obama. 

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 6:47pm

A stroll beginning at the Soldotna Sports Complex will soon get visitors all the way to the heart of the city.

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 10:05pm


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