Boaters say they found human remains at river of human remains found in the Chena River State Recreation Area.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported that trooper spokesman...Despain said boaters reported finding human remains while in the area Saturday evening.Despain said troopers couldn't immediately...
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Starfish babies offer glimmer of hope amid mass die-off

...two dozen adult starfish were found in an area where they once were abundant.But Miner's...been reports of sea urchins moving into areas where starfish once dominated.And the...researchers are keeping a close eye on the area.During the first low daytime tide a few...
Alaska Editorial: Washington state should focus on its own plate

...City Council), and to avoid issuing any further leases in that area off Alaska (Gov. Inslee). The leases are undesirable because...Dutch Shell and Foss Maritime for moorage space in the Seattle area for Shell's Arctic drilling fleet - a lease that's now the...
Local Sports Calendar for Tuesday, May 5

...Empire Cup Race), Sponsored by NAO. At Lena Beach Picnic Area. 5K and 1K fun run. Contact Dan Robinson at 364-2521 or robidanc...Night Run (Empire Cup Race) at False Outer Point Recreational Area, 10K or 1-mile.Friday, July 17AMERICAN LEGIONHome, 6 p...
State health officials confirm case of shellfish poisoning difficulty breathing and death within as little as two hours.The clams were harvested from a private beach in the Loring area, said DHSS spokesman Jason Grenn.All shellfish can contain PSP toxins, including clams, mussels, oysters, geoducks and...
'Ultimate Survival Alaska' personality found dead in Alaska

...this difficult time," Sandhas wrote.Gojdics was originally from upstate New York, and had many friends in the Fairbanks area, according to one of the friends, Janine Carlson, who knew him for 12 years.Carlson said Gojdics loved to travel, and spent...
Another school locked down

...district informed parents of the incident via automated phone messages by 3 p.m.This is the second time in a week that Juneau area schools have received messages that school and police officials have described as threatening.Juneau-Douglas High School...
Photos: Heavy Equipment Day

Seaver Merrell, not quite 2 years old, wheels a plastic wheelbarrow in the children's play area of Heavy Equipment Day on Sunday, May 3, 2015 in the vacant lot next to Western Auto Marine. The Mendenhall Flying Lions, Juneau...
DOT to survey Douglas eagle nests by helicopter

...The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities has announced that it will survey bald eagle nests in the Juneau area on Tuesday.Between 10 a.m. and noon, DOT will fly aboard a Temsco helicopter to survey North Douglas Highway between the...


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