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  1. Stability, extra grip make fat-tire biking a hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Deseret News

    This 2006 photo provided by ArcticCycles.com shows Arctic Cycles guiding a fat-tire biking trip in the summer in south central, A.K. Fat bikes are the ultimate year-round adventure bikes. a new trend in mountain biking: Fat is in.

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  2. Scientists say polar bears won't thrive on land foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Deseret News

    In this Thursday, March 26, 2015 photo, Karyn Rode, a research wildlife biologist with the U.S. Geological Survey, stands for a portrait in Anchorage, Alaska. Rode is lead author of a paper that concludes polar bears forced onto land because of melting ice are unlikely to find enough food to replace their diet of seals, and only small numbers of polar bears are using food found on land and may burn more calories foraging than they take in eating berries, eggs or birds.

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  3. Bubbles from glacier ice turn up the noise in Alaska fjordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Deseret News

    In this photo taken May 14, 2009 and provided by the University of Washington, is the deployment of a hydrophone in Icy Bay, Alaska. Glaciologist Erin Pettit began a research project to find out what calving glacier ice sounded like to a humpback whale.

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  4. Alaska quietly becomes 3rd state to legalize marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Deseret News

    Bill Parker, who has advocated for the legalization of marijuana for more than 43 years, is shown at his home in Anchorage Alaska, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, the same day pot became legal in the state. He said he planned to attend parties with supporters of the voter initiative, where he said party-goers could enjoy marijuana for the first time ever without feeling like they were a criminal.

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  5. Weird weather lingers in Alaska's largest cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Deseret News

    In this photo taken on Dec. 18, 2014, Dan and Terry Goodwin, from left to right, prepare for an afternoon of cross-country skiing as snow-making machines churn snow at the city's largest park in Anchorage, Alaska. A spate of weird weather lingers in Anchorage, which is almost 2 feet behind typical snowfall totals for December.

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  6. UVU basketball: Utah Valley welcomes Boise State on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Deseret News

    Utah Valley University women's basketball welcomes Boise State on Saturday, Dec. 6, for a contest in the PE Building at 3 p.m. MT. Utah Valley University women's basketball welcomes Boise State on Saturday, Dec. 6, for a contest in the PE Building at 3 p.m. MT.

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  7. Alaska Senate, governor races remain in limboRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Deseret News

    Republican U.S. Senate candidate Dan Sullivan greets supporters on election night, Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, in Anchorage Alaska as his daughter Meghan looks on at right. Sullivan is challenging U.S. Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska.

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  8. Alaska voters legalize recreational marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Deseret News

    Election worker Debbie Redmond, center, hands a ballot to a voter at the Valley Bible Chalet, on election day, Tuesday Nov. 4, 2014, in Indian, Alaska, south of Anchorage. First-term Democratic Sen. Mark Begich is facing a strong challenge from Republican former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan.

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  9. Feds to bring indoor plumbing to Alaska villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Deseret News

    U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack speaks during a Rural Tour stop at the Iowa State Fair, in this Aug. 19, 2009 file photo taken in Des Moines, Iowa. A remote Alaska Native village where only half the homes have indoor plumbing is among rural communities nationwide that will receive upgrades to rural water and wastewater systems with $352 million in grants and loans from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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