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Gubernatorial races low-key for primary

ANCHORAGE - Leading into Tuesday's primary, Alaska's gubernatorial campaigns have been largely overshadowed by hard-driving runs for a U.S. Senate seat and a ballot referendum to repeal the current version of the state's oil tax.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-17/gubernatorial-races-low-key-primary
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Man gets 4 life terms in Coast Guard deaths

ANCHORAGE - An Alaska man was sentenced Tuesday to four consecutive life terms in the 2012 shooting deaths of two co-workers at a Coast Guard communications station that mystified an island community for nearly a year before an arrest was made.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-09/man-gets-4-life-terms-coast-guard-death
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Soldier mauled by bear was wearing Army protective gear

ANCHORAGE - An Alaska Army National Guard soldier was wearing a combat helmet and other protective gear when he was attacked by a bear while participating in a training exercise at a military base, officials said Monday. Sgt.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-22/soldier-mauled-bear-was-wearing-army-pr
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Reindeer dogs from Alaska's cranky hot dog vendor

ANCHORAGE - There's no shortage of hot dog stands hawking that spicy, oh-so-Alaska treat, the reindeer dog, in downtown Anchorage. But only one of them has consistently long lines. M.A.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-22/reindeer-dogs-alaskas-cranky-hot-dog-ve
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Woman played dead in bear attack

ANCHORAGE - Jessica Gamboa grew up hearing you should play dead during a bear attack, and she did just that when she was pummeled by a brown bear that left her bloodied on a remote road at a military base in Alaska. That action likely saved her life.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-30/woman-played-dead-bear-attack
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Alaska boy meets seal he named in contest

ANCHORAGE - Logan Thompson traveled across the country from his remote Alaska community with a top priority - to meet an orphaned northern fur seal pup he named last year in a school contest before it found a home in Boston.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-30/alaska-boy-meets-seal-he-named-contest
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Feds mull Alaska's petition to delist humpbacks

ANCHORAGE - A petition filed by the state of Alaska to remove some North Pacific humpback whales from protection under the Endangered Species Act merits a closer look, federal officials said Wednesday.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-26/feds-mull-alaskas-petition-delist-humpb
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Computers replace human weather broadcasters

ANCHORAGE - Two outpost offices of the National Weather Service in Alaska are finally ending what has been a bygone practice for most of the nation for almost two decades - using real human voices in radio forecast broadcasts.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-16/computers-replace-human-weather-broadca
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Swarm of Alaska quakes puzzles scientists

ANCHORAGE - A moderate earthquake shook northwest Alaska on Monday, the fifth temblor of the same magnitude since April in an area with otherwise little activity, seismologists said. The magnitude-5.7 quake struck at 4:01 a.m.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-17/swarm-alaska-quakes-puzzles-scientists
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Feds mull Alaska's petition to delist humpbacks

A petition filed by the state of Alaska to remove some North Pacific humpback whales from protection under the Endangered Species Act merits a closer look, federal officials said Wednesday.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-25/feds-mull-alaskas-petition-delist-humpb
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