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Photo: Early morning lights

The aurora borealis is in full swing early Tuesday morning, as University Lake in Anchorage reflects the lights. Scott McGee / Anchorage Daily News
Anchorage man falls through ice

ANCHORAGE - Andrew Weare had walked on frozen University Lake just the day before. The ice seemed strong enough. Now he wanted a closer look at what appeared from shore to be a beaver encased...
Park officials warn of aggressive beavers in Anchorage lake

...officials recently posted a sign at University Lake warning of aggressive beavers...have been going after beavers at University Lake a long time, said state Fish...Anchorage area wildlife expert. University Lake is the only place beavers have...
Fence proposed for popular dog park

...Sullivan has proposed a 500-foot fence and 20 new parking spaces to ease complaints from property owners near the University Lake dog park. The Anchorage Daily News reports the fence would separate the park from the Alaska Pacific University soccer...
Popular dog park facing new disputes

...perennial issue of too many owners not picking up after their dogs and people being attacked or bitten by dogs. The University Lake Park, one of the city's five original off-leash dog zones, has no parking area, except a small pullout that...
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Beavers bite back in Anchorage

...Alert! There is a beaver at the University Lake dog park that is biting swimming...It's a part of life here at University Lake," she said. "I don't like...encounter than feisty beavers at University Lake. Unless you're a water- loving...


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