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Barge drifting in Russian waters

March 27th 9:41 am

Oceanographers using rogue vessel, which has drifted 1,300 miles, to study Arctic ice patterns

Adoption case draws concern

March 27th 9:40 am

Native groups ask for state reversal to avoid unnecessary red tape for potential adoptees

Short, chubby, neurotic a good combination in cold

March 27th 9:40 am

Size and shape of body makes a difference in cold tolerance among individuals

State tournament a family affair for Morrys

March 27th 9:39 am

Andrea and Michael Morry had plenty to do last week at the Class 1A sate basketball tournament in Anchorage, including driving between Sullivan Arena, the Wells Fargo Center and the Alaska Airlines Center to watch their son and daughter represent two [...]

Harpoonerettes claim 4th with win over Nenana

March 27th 9:38 am

The Point Hope Harpoonerettes turned in a solid effort at the Class 2A state basketball tournament this past weekend by taking fourth in the final team standings.

Barrow cheerleaders capture state crown

March 27th 9:37 am

The Barrow High School boys' basketball team wasn't the first Whaler team to wrap up a state title at the Class 3A state basketball tournament over the weekend. That honor belongs to the Barrow High School cheerleaders.

Anaktuvuk Pass 'thrilled' with 3rd-place finish

March 27th 9:33 am

The Anaktuvuk Pass High School Amaguqs entered the ASAA/First National Bank Alaska Basketball State Championships as posterchild for the Cinderella team.

Lady Whalers rally back from loss to finish 3rd

March 27th 9:32 am

Despite the loss to Valdez in semifinals, team appreciative of strong third-place finish

Huskiettes claim 2nd title with win over Buckland

March 27th 9:32 am

Kai Nashookpuk, Jay-Jay Aguvluk and Molly Nayakik helped the Alak Huskiettes back on top of the Class A basketball world on Wednesday night in front of a large crowd in the Alaska Airlines Center.

Deering post office set to reopen this week after audit

March 27th 9:31 am

Residents say there have been reports of missing mail, including money orders

Kobuk 440 race announces $35,000 purse

March 27th 9:30 am

Kotzebue race moved up, slated for next weekend

Arctic mushers recall Iditarod ups and downs

March 27th 9:30 am

Race to Nome was 'pure hell' for rookie Schaeffer

Committee begins work on Arctic waterway safety

March 27th 9:28 am

For community members, group's focus on protecting subsistence is paramount

Personal use measure gaining momentum

March 27th 9:28 am

Seven times is the charm for building some momentum on a measure that aims to give personal use (PU) fisheries a priority over commercial and sport users.

Opinion: Medicaid: It's the right thing to do

March 27th 9:27 am

This week, I introduced legislation to provide health care to more Alaskans using less state money.

Opinion: Aleutian coastal protections needed in Arctic as well

March 27th 9:26 am

This week, there was good news for those concerned about the dangers of shipping to areas of the Aleutian Islands, such as the area where the M/V Selendang Ayu broke apart.

Caribou restrictions to take effect this summer

March 27th 9:25 am

Restrictions on bag limits and season length will affect residents and non-residents

Alaska State Trooper report

March 27th 9:24 am

As told by the Alaska State Troopers.

Obituary

March 27th 9:24 am

Robert Wolf

Who' done 'it

March 27th 9:23 am

As told by the Alaska Court System

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