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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 $295,000 which is roughly $193/per square foot. More Anchorage information.

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Compromise announced on education bill

The House-Senate free conference committee announced a compromise on the education bill Wednesday evening that will provide $100 million a year for local schools in each of the next three years.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

New power plant in East Anchorage will save millions

Artists rendering courtesy of ML&PThe expansion of ML&P's power plant in northeast Anchorage is expected to be complete in the summer of 2016.The project expanding the 1970â\u20ACTMs-vintage George M. Sullivan Plant 2 will cost roughly $275 million.

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The Dynamic Three' featured in Homer Earth Day celebration

Poet Wendy Erd, political commentator Shannyn Moore and community activist-artist Mavis Muller will be the honored guests at an Earth Day reception that begins at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center.

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Anchorage Daily News

UAA professor charged, arrested for alleged child sexual abuse

Anchorage police arrested a University of Alaska Anchorage professor on child sexual abuse charges Wednesday morning, according to a police spokeswoman.

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Anchorage Daily News

Money once slated for tennis center likely going to roads

The state Legislature is poised to revoke $4.4 million in grant funding for an indoor tennis center in West Anchorage, which would end a controversy that has been unfolding since the money was tucked into last year's capital budget.

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Check Out The New Album "The Coldest Fire: Reloaded And Redeemed"...

Check out the new album "The Coldest Fire: Reloaded and Redeemed" with the hot single "Key to the City" by iRoc Omega....Out NOW!!! April 22, 2014 With music airing on Pandora and other platforms throughout the world, in addition to having recorded with the likes of Ne-Yo, Miguel, Kurupt, Devin the Dude, MC LYTE, Erick Sermon, C-BO, etc., and ... (more)

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Anchorage Daily News

Alaska: rescue copter blows deflating raft ashore

The Coast Guard got a request for help Tuesday evening from troopers who reported the man was in trouble.

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Anchorage Daily News

Capital budget among last big pieces of legislation pending

The House began taking up amendments Monday. Sunday was supposed to mark the end of the legislative session, but ran long after the House and Senate failed to find agreement on an education plan.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Anchorage church robbed of Easter offerings

Anchorage police are searching for answers after a local pastor entered his church Monday morning to find a broken screwdriver lying aside an emptied safe.

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Homer Tribune

Homer couple 'fat-bikes' to Arctic

On Feb. 26, Kim McNett and BjA rn Olson set off on a 36-day, 1,000-mile bicycle adventure to Alaska's Arctic.

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Seward City News

CATC Top Honors Best Places to Work in Alaska 2014

PRESS RELEASE: Anchorage, Alaska - CIRI Alaska Tourism Corporation ranked first in the 2014 Best Places To Work in Alaska program, conducted by the Alaska Journal of Commerce.

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Anchorage Daily News

Several hundred homes affected in S. Anchorage outage

The outage happened about 4:06 a.m. in the area of 84th Avenue and Lake Otis Parkway, said Sarah Wiggers, spokeswoman for Chugach Electric.

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Anchorage airport police lose track of explosive

The explosive was attached to a rental car that a customer drove away Monday at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport.

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Bieber seeks delay in Fla. DUI trial

Justin Bieber is seeking a delay in his trial currently scheduled to begin next month on Florida charges of driving under the influence, resisting arrest and driving with an expired license.

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Anchorage Daily News

Feds charge 3 in counterfeiting cases

Eugene David Downey Jr., 42, of Anchorage, faces four counts of passing counterfeit $50 bills at Anchorage-area stores, the U.S. attorney's office said in a news release.

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Conference committee set to resolve education bill versions

The Senate finally passed the education bill Monday afternoon, little changed from the version on its agenda since last week.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Anchorage driver guilty of hit-and-run, acquitted on assault charge

An Anchorage jury on Thursday found the driver in a 2012 hit-and-run collision guilty of failing to render aid to the pedestrian his car hit near Tudor Road and Arctic Boulevard.

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Anchorage man found guilty of sexually abusing granddaughter

An Anchorage Superior Court jury convicted a 62-year-old man Thursday of sexual abusing his 4-year-old granddaughter, according to a statement from the Alaska Department of Law.

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Anchorage Daily News

Alaska Senate passes education bill

Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, R-North Pole, said he thought lawmakers could wrap things up Monday.

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Anchorage Daily News

Judge rejects 5 witnesses in Kodiak murder trial

The five were called in the trial of 62-year-old James Wells, who's charged with shooting James Hopkins and Richard Belisle .

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