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  1. Speed Date Anchorage: Romance by the minuteRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Speed dating for age group: 25-40. If you simply don't find yourself meeting eligible singles; if you need a little nudge to bounce back into the dating scene or want a way to polish the way you present yourself in other dating situations, these speed-dating events are definitely worth a shot.

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  2. Chris Thompson: Alaska church apps can have huge impactsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Apps have revolutionized the ways we access information, play games, or use various utilities to change and improve our lives. Churches have adopted this rich technology.

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  3. Alaska's connections in the WHLRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    The Western Hockey League opens play tonight, so we checked out the rosters on the league website and found four Alaskans who will play on that major-junior circuit this season. Center Lane Bauer, 18, of Anchorage, returns for a second season with the reigning champion Edmonton Oil Kings, who also won the Memorial Cup as champs of all major-junior pucks.

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  4. Rough rider: From biker to international artist, Ted Herlinger has lived it allRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Ted Herlinger is one of those larger-than-life Alaska characters. His nonfiction life reads like a novel: artist, cook, traveler, soldier, writer, fisherman and a known associate of the Hells Angels married to a literature professor.

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  5. AK Beat: How about 88 straight days of precipitation?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Serious streak of rain: On Thursday, it rained in Anchorage for a 10th consecutive day , and some Southeast Alaska readers noted what a wimpy achievement that is. Coincidentally, Friday is anniversary of the start of longest streak of days with measurable precipitation in U.S. history.

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  6. Rough rider: From Hells Angel to international artist, Ted Herlinger has lived it allRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Ted Herlinger is one of those larger-than-life Alaska characters. His nonfiction life reads like a novel: artist, cook, traveler, soldier, writer, fisherman and a known associate of the Hells Angels married to a literature professor.

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  7. Cheech & Chong's 'Up in Smoke' tour lands in AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Ticket holders can expect both throwbacks to the pair's colorful past and surprises that show them to be as ready to push the cultural envelope now as they were in the 1970s.

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  8. Photos by Taylor BrelsfordRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    A pink bandana laminated on her prosthetic right leg, Christa Brelsford scrambled up a climbing wall in Spain and into history last week. The Alaskan is a world champion less than five years after a 7.0-magnitude earthquake rocked Haiti and sent the world crashing down on her, crushing one of her legs.

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  9. Passed over for endorsement, LeDoux accuses fiscal consultant of 'bullying' womenRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux, R-Anchorage, pulled no punches in her response to a self-described "fiscal hawk" who announced Thursday he will support her Democratic opponent. Brad Keithley, LeDoux said, has "a reputation for bullying and taking advantage of women," though she provided no details to back the allegation.

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  10. Uber begins Anchorage ride sharing despite uncertainty about legal statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    Uber -- the company that lets people order, monitor and pay for a ride via its smartphone app -- began operating in Anchorage on Wednesday night when members of the indie-rock band Portugal. The Man got aboard a red SUV to take a ride .

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  11. Kenai man accused of sexually abusing multiple children over yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    Kenai resident Michael Keith Ellis stands accused of raping or sexually abusing multiple children from infancy, some victims until they were about 8 and 9 years old and others into their early teen years, despite inquiries from the Alaska State Troopers and the Office of Children's Services. "As far as how many times I abused you, I didn't keep scorecards," Ellis said in a jailhouse conversation with one of his victims, according to the charges.

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  12. Sullivan's city mismanagement runs from software to police staffingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    OPINION: Mayor Dan Sullivan has not met his duties to the people of Anchorage. We can't keep wasting money on cost overruns while cops get pink slips under his leadership.

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  13. Increasing Alaska's minimum wage: A moral question, not economic oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    OPINION: Poverty exists in Alaska because we allow it to. A vote to increase the state's minimum wage would do a great deal to alleviate the suffering of our neighbors who can't make ends meet despite hard work.

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  14. AK Beat: Rain falls in Anchorage for 10th consecutive dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Anchorage Daily News

    Rain for 10th-straight day: Another wet day in Anchorage gives Alaska's biggest city its 10th straight day of measurable precipitation - just the 37th time that has happened since weather records began being kept in 1917, according to Alaska Climate Info . It's been a damp month, but Anchorage wettest September came in 2004 with 7.35 inches.

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  15. AK Beat: Pedestrian in fatal Anchorage accident identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Anchorage Daily News

    Victim identified in fatal Anchorage collision: Anchorage police have identified the pedestrian killed in a Wednesday morning vehicle collision as 43-year-old Craig McCarty. McCarty's family has been notified, police said.

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  16. Oral arguments set in case hoping to unravel Walker-Mallott ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Anchorage Daily News

    Oral arguments in the case seeking to undo Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell's emergency order that allowed two gubernatorial campaigns to merge will be heard a week from Friday.

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  17. AK Beat: Victim of accidental shooting was Alaska Airlines pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Anchorage Daily News

    Eagle River man, Alaska Airlines pilot, killed near Bulchitna Lake: Alaska State Troopers say they're investigating the death of an Eagle River man in what is believed to be an accidental shooting. The incident, which was reported to troopers on Monday shortly after noon, occurred near Bulchitna Lake, south of the village of Skwenta.

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  18. New contractor selected for Anchorage service to pick up, shelter inebriatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Anchorage Daily News

    Anchorage Safety Patrol personnel take protective custody of an intoxicated man outside the Brother Francis Shelter on Oct. 18, 2013. A new contractor, Goldbelt Security LLC, has secured a $1.97 million, one-year contract to take over the patrol vans and staff the Anchorage Safety Center.

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  19. Tribal groups seek emergency action to cap accidental king catchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Anchorage Daily News

    Two leading Alaska Native tribal organizations on Wednesday petitioned the federal government to dramatically lower the cap on the number of king salmon that Bering Sea commercial fishermen can harvest as bycatch in order to protect the fish. The Association of Village Council Presidents and the Tanana Chiefs Conference filed their petition with the U.S. Department of Commerce secretary and the North Pacific Fishery Management Council for an emergency cap they say is needed to avoid substantial harm to the kings, or chinook salmon, and to communities up and down the Kuskokwim and Yukon rivers, the two biggest in Alaska.

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  20. Dining review: At Lucky Wishbone, chicken with a side of nostalgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Anchorage Daily News

    Lucky Wishbone has been in business since 1955 and its cozy corner of Fifth Avenue is like a little wrinkle in the Anchorage time-space continuum. I've been a fan since I moved here and I'm always looking for an opportunity to share my love for this iconic time capsule.

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