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Source: Must Read Alaska
By Daybreak Staff: Understanding the Cold War’s importance to Alaska relations
Ramseur will be doing book signings at Barnes & Noble on July 13 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and at Costco on Dimond Boulevard on July 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
By Associated Press: 11-year-old Alaska boy shoots bear charging fishing party
By Sean Maguire: Cowboy action shooting comes to Birchwood
by KTUU Staff: Our latest fav live camera…Walrus Cam!
By Beth Verge: What do Fairview residents think about the Anchorage Police Department? Survey says …
I avoid (despise) going downtown. Parking is one of the biggest issues. Maybe the retailers should have a cover charge?~~
By Victoria Taylor: Pilot program launches targeting turnover in short-term parking downtown
EasyPark said in a news release, previous data collected revealed one out of every three spaces was being occupied by all day parkers — potentially costing retailers about 60 percent in possible Saturday sales.
Man pleads guilty in first Anchorage homicide case of 2017
The penalty range on the offense of manslaughter includes up to 20 years in prison, along with a $250,000 fine. If the judge accepts Myas’ plea, he would be sentenced to nine years, four of which would be suspended. A five-year probation period would also be put in place.
By Steffi Lee Photojournalist: Nick Swann: Brother Francis Shelter, Bean’s Cafe remind community of legal camping options
Ah, Alaska in July. Be sure to take advantage of our short summers and head outside and enjoy! Check out these 7 Things to Do in Alaska in July!
By Kyle Hopkins / KTUU: Q&A: Office of Children’s Services faces new questions as workload skyrockets
Author: Marc Lester: ‘Mom, Dad, there’s a bear in my room’: A broken window, a dark figure beside the bed
Relationships built on friendship exchanges between the Russian Far East and Alaska since 1988 are substantially diminished as the state celebrates the 150th anniversary the U.S. purchase.
By Associated Press: Walker picked for energy roundtable at the White House
Michelle Theriault Boots Report: State failings in 2 child-protection cases are a symptom of deeper problems
By Travis Khachatoorian: New APD tool aims to cut traffic time after fatal Seward Highway crashes
By Samantha Angaiak: Black bear cub draws visitors, but biologist warns it may not be an orphan
By Rebecca Palsha / KTUU: His mother missed his birthday and high school graduation– a teenager talks about the impacts of opioid abuse