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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.

01/09/2015

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Top 5 American Whale-Watching Tours

You don’t have to travel the world to enjoy fabulous whale watching. Here are five of the best U.S. whale watching tours.

08/01/2014

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Acidic Seawater Poses Risks In Alaska

The release of carbon dioxide into the air from power plant smokestacks to the tailpipe on your car could pose a risk to red king crab and other lucrative fisheries in Alaska, a new report says.

CBS Seattle–07/29/2014

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Officials Warn Of Melting Alaska Ice Cave

U.S. Forest Service officials are warning people to stay away from a melting ice cave at a southeast Alaska glacier.

07/18/2014

U.S. Sen. Mark Begich (D-AK) (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Two Third-Party Spending Groups Dropped $900K On Senate Race Ads

Two third-party spending groups this week announced dropping more than $900,000 for ads in the Alaska U.S. Senate race.

CBS Seattle–06/27/2014

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Maltese Pup Finds Lost Wallet

A 7-month-old Maltese puppy came home with an unexpected prize — a wallet its owner didn’t know was lost

CBS Seattle–06/19/2014

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Birds, Squirrels Take Toll On Juneau Power Lines

Squirrels and birds are turning the lights out on customers in Alaska’s capital.

CBS Seattle–06/13/2014

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Alaska City Experiences First Sunset In Months

For the first time since May, the sun has set in what is billed as the northernmost city in the United States.

08/02/2013

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