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No injuries in alcohol related crash

No injuries in alcohol related crash

A Valdez woman walked away from a single-vehicle rollover last week that police say was alcohol related. "It was a one vehicle accident," Valdez Police Chief Bill Comer said in an interview Monday,...

Villager's remains lead to 1918 flu breakthrough

The revival of the virus responsible for the 1918 Spanish flu, the killer of millions of people, was the end of a long journey for Johan Hultin. Hultin, age 90, twice retrieved samples of the virus...

New pastor installed at Epiphany Church

Bishop Shelly Wickstrom installed Pastor Christina Mauntel at Epiphany Lutheran and Episcopal Church on Sunday. Pastor Christina was ordained in September at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Jasper,...

Bill Walker declared winner of governor's race

Bill Walker will be Alaska's next governor. Walker, along with running mate Bryron Mallott, will be sworn into office Dec. 1. After weeks of election uncertainty, Gov. Sean Parnell conceded the race...

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Ferry system delays new rules for kids (AP) The Alaska state ferry system is delaying implementation of a new policy that would require child passengers to be accompanied by authorized adults. State transportation department officials say numerous...

 
 
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