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WASHINGTON - A retired Coast Guard admiral was named Wednesday as the first U.S. special representative for Arctic issues, overseeing American policy in the icy region that is becoming a global focus for economic opportunities and security concerns.

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 10:30pm

KODIAK (AP) - The Alutiiq Museum in Kodiak is preparing for its 17th annual community archaeology dig, where nonprofessionals can participate in real research at an actual excavation site. The dig is set to begin Monday and continue until Aug.

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 10:30pm

LOS ANGELES - Even though Rupert Murdoch's $76 billion bid for rival media giant Time Warner Inc. has been rejected, that doesn't mean how you watch TV shows and movies will stop changing any time soon.

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:37pm

The classrooms and hallways of Soldotna High School were dark, lit only by the occasional emergency light and the jagged, shaky beams emitting from Community Emergency Response Team trainee headlamps as teams moved quickly through the building, searching classrooms for victims of a simulated earthqu...

Sun, 07/13/2014 - 9:48pm

Kenai Watershed Forum officials said Beaver Loop Road is expected to be open to two-lane traffic July 26, six weeks after the original target date for the culvert replacement project.

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 9:50pm

The Kenai Peninsula Borough administration is re-evaluating a plan to demolish the vacant, northern most portion of the Nikiski Community Recreation Center building.

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 9:50pm


Tue, 07/15/2014 - 9:51pm

ANCHORAGE (AP) - Alaska State Troopers say one of their officers has seriously wounded a man accused of pulling a gun on the trooper after a chase on the Sterling Highway south of Anchorage.

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 9:50pm

JUNEAU - The decision Alaska voters make on an oil-tax referendum next month could have implications for a proposed liquefied natural gas project, the senior project manager said Tuesday, a point deemed a scare tactic by one state lawmaker.

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 9:49pm

The Cook Inlet Fisherman's Fund will not have to repay the state Department of Law for costs associated with the lawsuit about 2013 management of Cook Inlet salmon fisheries at this time.

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 9:49pm


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