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Alaska Editorial: Relocating bears doesn't change people's behavior

...causing trouble for a second summer in the Government Hill neighborhood in Anchorage. Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials were planning to euthanize the bears, but following public outcry and intervention from Gov. Bill Walker, the bears...
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North Pole man sickened by 'rabbit fever'

FAIRBANKS - Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials suspect that a man who became sick after skinning...identified human cases of the virus this year.Fish and Game officials advise Alaska residents to protect themselves by keeping...
Controversy lingers over Moose Mamas' mission to raise orphaned calves

...reintroducing moose into the Alaska wilderness, though he recognizes that hasn't always been the stance of Fish and Game officials.He thinks it comes down to a fundamental difference between biologists who believe nature should be left to nature...
East Glacier Trail opens; users cautioned about bear activity

...Glacier trail near the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, however, Forest Service and Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials are cautioning trail users to remain aware of an assertive female black bear with three yearling cubs that have been...
Man charged for shooting, wounding bear shooting the bear, which is not required by law but encouraged by troopers and the Department of Fish and Game. Officials will often help hunters locate injured animals that were not killed in a hunt.Houck is not listed in the phone...
Troopers investigate badly wounded black bear

...Kalwara said JPD attempted to consult with Fish and Game officials before making the decision to kill the animal, but...supervisor before shooting it, she said.Fish and Game officials did not return phone calls seeking comment by press...
City workers shouldering more after job cuts

...longer be able to participate in the basketball program, there's also a "trickle-down effect" to the city's games officials, a group of part-time employees who got paid for five to 10 hours a year to officiate basketball games, Fischer...
Predator-control effort aims to boost moose

...Department spokeswoman Cathie Harms could not say how much the department has spent on the control effort.Fish and Game officials said no sows with cubs were taken last year, but two black bear sows with cubs were killed this spring.The department...
Litter of wolf pups rescued from Alaska wildfire was dead.Myer says the pups appeared to have been without their other for at least two days. State Fish and Game officials decided the litter would come to the zoo for medical care.The spokeswoman says it appears a porcupine may have entered...
Pool stays afloat, but CBJ pulls plug on six more jobs

...coordinator position was cut, which will result in the elimination of the adult basketball program and associated game officials.Treadwell Arena's operation was decreased to eight months, turning most full-time positions into 10-month...


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