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Anchorage fisherman missing after canoe tips

ANCHORAGE - A fisherman whose canoe flipped on a suburban Anchorage lake is missing. Police said Cody King and another man were fishing early Wednesday morning on Sand Lake on Anchorage's west side...
Fisherman's body recovered

ANCHORAGE - Searchers have recovered the body of a man missing on an Anchorage lake. Twenty-four-year-old Kody King was fishing with a friend early Wednesday morning when their canoe flipped on Sand Lake...
Park officials warn of aggressive beavers in Anchorage lake

ANCHORAGE - The situation had gotten so bad between beavers and dogs that parks officials recently posted a sign at University Lake warning of aggressive beavers. Beavers defending their watery turf have chased dogs out of the lake and sent at least half a dozen pooches to veterinarians for stitches or worse, the Anchorage Daily News reported. The battles serve as a reminder that living in Anchorage means sharing the city with a menagerie of animals.
State Briefs

...water, troopers said. Man's body found in South Anchorage lake ANCHORAGE - The body of a 44-year-old Anchorage man was recovered Friday from a South Anchorage lake, officials said Donald Adams was found in water near...
State plans pike kill at Anchorage lake

ANCHORAGE - Ten years after someone introduced northern pike to Anchorage's Cheney Lake, the Department of Fish and Game is taking drastic measures to get rid of the invasive species.
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: State and local briefs 5/10/98

...the victim pointed a gun at them. Police said Michael Pershall was killed around 11 p.m. Friday at a south Anchorage lake. Authorities were alerted after Pershall's wife called to report her husband was missing and possibly suicidal...


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