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Man Jailed And Fined For Killing Grizzly Bears

A 23-year-old Haines man has been sentenced to 90 days in jail and fined nearly $11,000 for killing three grizzly bears that rummaged through trash at his home.

CBS Seattle–02/11/2015

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Shell Says It Will Drill Off Alaska If It Can Get Permits

Royal Dutch Shell PLC will move forward with drilling off Alaska’s northwest coast if it can obtain permits it needs and drill safely, its chief executive officer said Thursday.



Planning Your Alaska Vacation

Are you thinking of taking the trip of a lifetime to Alaska? Take the hassle out of figuring out what to do, where to stay and where to eat by reviewing the tips from this quick guide to help you plan your Alaskan vacation.


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Couple Arrested On Murder Charges

A Barrow couple has been arrested on charges of second-degree murder in connection with the death of a 37-year-old Fairbanks man.


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Alaska Man Accidentally Shoots Daughter While Moving Gun

Fairbanks man shot his 12-year-old daughter in the leg as he was trying to move the gun to hide it from other patients at a physical therapy office.


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Alaska Bills Address Sexual Orientation Discrimination

Two Alaska state representatives plan to reintroduce separate bills that would make it illegal to discriminate based on sexual orientation.

CBS Seattle–01/07/2015

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3 Men See Snout, Free Moose Buried In Avalanche

There’s an extra moose alive in southcentral Alaska thanks to three snowmobilers who freed it from an avalanche.


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Alaska Ferry Project Caught In Flap Over US Steel

A U.S. requirement that American steel be used to update an Alaska ferry terminal is causing some tension with Canadian officials, potentially threatening the project.


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Obama Withdraws Alaska’s Bristol Bay From Drilling

President Barack Obama announced Tuesday that he’s removing more than 52,000 square miles of waters off Alaska’s coast from consideration for oil and gas exploration or drilling.


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Suspect Arrested In Alaska Prosecutor Death

A former Washington state representative working as an assistant district attorney in Alaska was killed Monday night in a shooting.