Alaska

file photo of luggage ready for screening by the TSA (Photo credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Man With Leaking Luggage Charged With Smuggling Alcohol

Call it, “The Case of the Leaky Luggage.”

CBS Seattle–03/25/2015

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Former Alaska Fish Board Nominee Charged In Montana

A former nominee to the Alaska Board of Fisheries has been charged with misdemeanor wildlife violations in Montana.

03/24/2015

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Search For Missing Alaska Family Comes To Grim End

A nearly yearlong search for a missing Alaska family appears to have ended with the discovery of four bodies, a dead dog and a handgun just off a trail in a rural area near Kenai.

03/24/2015

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Dallas Seavey Wins Third Iditarod

Seavey also won the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in 2012 and 2014; his father came in second this year, won the race in 2013 and 2004.

03/18/2015

A sled dog team heads down a trail outside Anchorage, Alaska. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

PETA Cites Dog Cruelty In Calling For End Of The Iditarod

An animal rights group is renewing its call for an end to the world’s most famous sled dog race.

03/15/2015

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Bubbles From Glacier Ice Turn Up The Noise In Alaska Fjords

Glaciologist Erin Pettit began a research project to find out what humpback whales heard when a big piece of ice falls from a glacier and crashes into the ocean.

03/05/2015

Snow covered trails in Alaska, where a dog was lost for 2 weeks. (Photo by David McNew/Newsmakers)

Blind Dog Rescued After Being Lost For 2 Weeks In The Cold

A blind dog who wandered away from her Ester home during a cold snap has been reunited with her owner.

03/01/2015

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Floating Strip Club’s Latest Trouble: Human Waste Disposal

Almost from the moment a converted crabbing boat became a floating strip club off the shore of an Alaska island, it’s been beset by legal tangles over safety rules and liquor laws.

02/25/2015

File photo of marijuana plants. (Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Alaska Governor Introduces Bill To Create Marijuana Board

Lawmakers are being asked to create a new board to draft marijuana industry regulations.

02/23/2015

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Victim And Suspect Identified In Fatal Anchorage Shooting

The victim of a fatal Anchorage shooting has been identified and a suspect has been charged with second-degree murder.

02/16/2015

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