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Anchorage, Alaska is located in Anchorage County. Zip codes in Anchorage, AK include 99521, 99520, and 99510. The median home price in Anchorage is $293,000 which is roughly $190/per square foot. More Anchorage information.

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Local news for Anchorage, AK continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | Jalopnik

a This Nutty Bastard Rode A Honda Grom From Portland To Alaska

In some kind of monkey bike-induced lunacy, he left Portland earlier this summer and headed north.

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6 hrs ago | Homer News

Two men rescued off Homer after boat engine fails

The Homer Coast Guard Auxiliary and two crewmembers from the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Roanoke Island rescued two mariners with boat trouble in lower Cook Inlet early Friday morning.

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10 hrs ago | KFVS12

Guide on TV's 'Wild West Alaska' pleads guilty

Some U.S. colleges are pulling students from overseas study programs in Israel as the Gaza war rages, though the relative calm beyond the immediate battle areas is raising questions in some quarters about why they... Some U.S. colleges are pulling students from overseas study programs in Israel as the Gaza war rages, though the relative calm beyond ... (more)

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Washington Post

Volcanic ash a dangerous enemy to jet engine airplanes

As earthquakes are swarming around the Bardarbunga volcano in south-central Iceland, air travelers are left wondering how this might impact flights over the coming weeks.

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Anchorage Daily News

Bicyclist critically hurt in collision with SUV in Midtown Anchorage

A damaged bicycle lay near Benson Boulevard and A Street on Thursday afternoon after a collision between an SUV and a cyclist.

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Anchorage Daily News

Latest Aces signings: Goalie Summerhays, forward Currier, both of Anchorage

The Alaska Aces announced hockey homecomings on Thursday -- the ECHL champs have signed rookie goaltender Steve Summerhays of Anchorage, fresh out of Notre Dame, and second-year forward Tyler Currier of Anchorage, a former UAA skater.

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APRN

Anchorage Attorney Hired in Cases Against Bethel Police

The city of Bethel has hired an Anchorage law firm to represent them in recent cases involving the Bethel Police Department.

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Alaska Journal of Commerce

Anchorage kicks off new port work; $300M needed to finish

A diver attempts to examine corroded pilings at the Port of Anchorage on Aug. 13. A scaled-down version of the project will still need about $300 million to complete.

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Anchorage Daily News

Courtesy The Alaska Design Forum

Design Nervous energy The Alaska Design Forum continues its lecture series on the role of ornamentation in contemporary design, titled "Bling," with a presentation by the Boston-based design duo Nervous System.

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APRN

A Susitna Valley Farm Sells Its Produce Close to Home

Most food Alaskans consume comes from Outside. There are quite a few producers who grow and sell locally, however.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

WAVE-TV Louisville

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On August 6, Traci Falbo set records for the longest distance run in 48 hours when she hit 242 miles at Six Days Under the Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.

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Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: Troopers seek Delta cemetery vandals

Delta cemetery vandalized: Alaska State Troopers are looking for a vehicle that drove through the Rest Haven Cemetery in the Interior community of Delta early Sunday morning, causing some $5,000 in damage, troopers write.

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Alaska Journal of Commerce

Repeal fails, tax reform upheld

A referendum to roll back an oil production tax change made in 2013 was defeated by voters in the state's primary election held Aug. 19. Ballot Measure 1, which would have reinstated the state's previous tax known as ACES that was repealed in 2013, was voted down 52 percent to 48 percent, or a margin of about 6,800 votes, the Division of Elections ... (more)

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Federal requirements burden small medical practices in Alaska

But most doctors around the country know exactly what those acronyms stand for. They are programs championed by the federal government to improve quality and bring medicine into the electronic age.

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The Sand Trap

My Golf Club Closed Without Warning =(

Sorry to hear man. Same sort of thing happened to me a few years ago. The course was less than 2 miles from house, and was just closed one day.

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WAVE-TV Louisville

Dan Sullivan wins Alaska's Gop Us Senate primary

A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon.

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KHGI

Embattled Sen. Begich's secret weapon: Alaska

A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Alaska votes 2014: Oil-tax vote razor thin as results begin arriving in primary election

Elder Catherine Peters leaves Bethel's Yup'ik museum and cultural center -- the Yupiit Piciryarait Cultural Center -- Tuesday, August 19, 2014 on the arm of senior-bus driver Ralph Pavilla after voting "yes" to repeal Senate Bill 21. Republicans Kyle Kohli and Lori Harrington walk down 5th Avenue after getting a less then warm reception at the ... (more)

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Anchorage Daily News

Suspect in murder of Marine wife in California appears in Anchorage court

Christopher Lee appeared in an Anchorage court on Tuesday, August 19, 2014. Police say Lee has been charged with homicide in San Bernardino County, Calif.

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Anchorage Daily News

5 Anchorage men charged in connection with spring home invasions

Five males between the ages of 16 and 20, living in Anchorage, were indicted in Superior Court for a series of armed robberies in the spring, according to court documents filed Aug. 12. Court documents allege the group, made up of Terry Brendon Pierce, 16, Andy Rudy Garcia, 18, Changkuoth David Kueth, 17, Gatdor Thayiel Reat, 20, and Matthew Adrian ... (more)

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