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  1. Dimond-West skates past Service-EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    Jaden Trboyevich of Service-East stretches for the puck while defended by Kendra Robbins of Dimond-West during first-period action at the girls state high school hockey tournament on Thursday afternoon, Jan. 29, 2015, at Dempsey Anderson Ice Arena. Dimond-West goaltender Gabi Gibson deflects a shot on goal during third-period action against Service-East at the girls state high school hockey tournament on Thursday afternoon, Jan. 29, 2015, at Dempsey Anderson Ice Arena.

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  2. Shannon Kuhn: Bhavisha Bhalsod, the cook who makes house callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    A year ago, I wrote about making a Gujarati-style homemade Indian breakfast with Bhavisha Bhalsod, an Anchorage-based food lover and cook who incorporates spice and family history into her cuisine. Afterwards, I was flooded with requests for people craving a taste of her cooking.

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  3. Cello on his back, Dane Johansen treks across Spain, performing Bach along the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    Last summer, cellist Dane Johansen hiked 580 miles across the northern rim of Spain. His plan was to record the Bach Cello Suites in the churches that line the ancient pilgrimage route known as the Camino de Santiago and turn the experience into a documentary.

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  4. Alaska needs a major halibut bycatch reductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    In recent seasons, halibut users across the state have been tightening their belts. The biologists tell us that though the total number of halibut in Alaskan waters is at a very sustainable rate, those halibut are now growing more slowly than usual.

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  5. Spike in violent crime to be met with police shakedownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    For four consecutive days this week, people in Anchorage woke up to news of a local shooting resulting in death or injury. At a press conference Thursday , police chief Mark Mew said the jump in violence appears to be drug-related and announced the department is creating a temporary task force in an effort to suppress those crimes.

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  6. Police ID man shot to death early Thursday in East AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    Anchorage police have identified the man shot and killed early Thursday morning in East Anchorage as 20-year-old Jeanpal Borge. Around 12:30 a.m. Thursday, officers responded to multiple calls reporting shots fired and found a man with a gunshot wound dead in the parking lot of a business near Bragaw Street and San Jeronimo Court.

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  7. Liquor industry prepares for ballot battleRead the original story

    Thursday | Anchorage Daily News

    A contentious proposal for an alcohol tax in Anchorage hasn't even officially been scheduled for the April city ballot, but the state liquor industry has already launched a campaign to fight it. On Wednesday, members of the Alaska Cabaret, Hotel, Restaurant and Retailers Association filed paperwork with the Alaska Public Offices Commission to create a political group to oppose a retail sales tax on alcohol proposed by an Anchorage assembly member earlier this month.

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  8. Anchorage shootings spike, concerning officers and citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Anchorage Daily News

    For four consecutive days this week, people in Anchorage woke up to news of local shootings resulting in deaths or injury. Police say they're using every resource available to solve the crimes.

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  9. APD: One dead in early Thursday morning shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Anchorage Daily News

    Anchorage police say they are investigating a shooting death that occurred in the early hours of Thursday morning in the Russian Jack neighborhood as a homicide. According to a release from APD, around 12:30 a.m. Thursday, officers responded to multiple calls reporting shots fired and found a man with a gunshot wound dead in the parking lot of a business near the intersection of Bragaw Street and San Jeronimo Court.

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  10. $15 million upgrade planned for historical section of Anchorage MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Alaska Gallery, the history section of the Anchorage Museum, opened in 1986 with displays of Alaska's past from prehistory through the pipeline era. It will undergo a major overhaul starting in the late summer of 2016.

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  11. Alaska legislators ponder pushback after White House move on ANWRRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Anchorage Daily News

    In the wake of President Barack Obama's actions this week to limit oil and gas development in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and in waters off Alaska's coast , the floor of the state Senate on Wednesday erupted with a string of impassioned speeches and fiery rhetoric. Sen. Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, rose to address the topics of "preposterous courage and hashtags," and used his speech to reference Alexander the Great and propose a social media label for citizens' objections: #ThisIsOurAlaska.

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  12. 'Open Projector Night 12'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska Film Forum and Alaska Filmmakers present Open Projector Night 12. Open is an open mic for filmmakers. Unedited, uncensored, and unscreened, the films of Open are a snapshot of what's happening in the Alaska indie film community.

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  13. A formula for securing Alaska's financial futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Anchorage Daily News

    OPINION: Alaska's at a fiscal crossroads. We have a chance to implement a plan that will stabilize state finances, but deficit spending means it's slipping away.

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  14. Only a test: JBER warns of 'active shooter' training exercise ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Anchorage Daily News

    Anchorage residents on or near Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson may hear sirens and loudspeaker announcements during a base-wide emergency response training on Thursday, base officials said. Between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. Thursday, JBER will be conducting a base-wide "active shooter" scenario, JBER spokesperson Jim Hart wrote.

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  15. Wayne and Wanda: Polyamorous, monogamish, or something else entirelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Anchorage Daily News

    Last week, Wayne and Wanda responded to letters from people who suspected friends' partners were unfaithful and questioned whether they should alert their buddies. In one case, a girl saw her friend's man on Tinder.

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  16. Kulluk grounding: Coast Guard report finds series of failures, questionable decisions by ShellRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    The tugs Corbin Foss, Ocean Wave and Lauren Foss begin the tow of the conical drilling unit Kulluk from Kiliuda Bay near Kodiak Island, Alaska, Feb. 26, 2013, with the tug Guardsman, tug Warrior, Nanuq and Aiviq on scene to assist. A Coast Guard report released Thursday is critical of Shell's handling of the Kulluk drilling rig's grounding.

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  17. Market Fresh: Touch down at the farmers marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Anchorage Daily News

    It's Super Bowl week, and there are plenty of reasons to cheer -- even if you aren't a Seahawks or Patriots fan. Most Super Bowl menus will include a full complement of chips, pizza and beer.

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  18. Anchorage police identify second victim in Tuesday's double homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Anchorage Police Department released the name of the woman murdered in Tuesday's double homicide as 23-year-old Krystal Elizabeth Hawk. On Wednesday morning, APD spokesperson Jennifer Castro said no suspects had been arrested and the police department's crime scene unit remained at the East Anchorage apartment complex.

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  19. Police find no evidence of reported early morning shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Anchorage Daily News

    A man with a gunshot wound arrived at a hospital early Wednesday morning, but Anchorage police haven't found evidence the man was shot at the location he provided them with, Anchorage Police Department spokeswoman Jennifer Castro said. The injured man flagged down a security officer at the Alaska Native Medical Center at 2:30 a.m., Castro said, claiming he had been shot during an encounter with two men about 10 minutes earlier.

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  20. Feds reject petition for Aleutians marine sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Anchorage Daily News

    In a letter dated Friday, the director of the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries Director wrote that the petition did not receive support from "a breadth of community interests." Dillingham state Rep. Bryce Edgmon introduced a resolution opposing the designation.

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