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Alaska volcano spews thick ash cloud, triggering aviation warning

20 Jan 2020

ANCHORAGE, Alaska An Alaska volcano that has been rumbling since midsummer shot ash about 5 miles (8 km) into the sky on Sunday, triggering a warning to aviators and dusting one small fishing village, officials reported.

U.S. census to kick off in remote Alaska Native village

18 Jan 2020

ANCHORAGE, Alaska This year's once-a-decade official U.S. national population count will start in a small Alaska Native village perched on the tundra overlooking the Bering Sea. Daytime temperatures will be well below freezing.

U.S. census to kick off in remote Alaska Native village

18 Jan 2020

ANCHORAGE, Alaska This year's once-a-decade official U.S. national population count will start in a small Alaska Native village perched on the tundra overlooking the Bering Sea. Daytime temperatures will be well below freezing.

Judge clears path for voter petition to recall embattled Alaska governor

11 Jan 2020

ANCHORAGE, Alaska The campaign to oust Alaska's governor received court approval to proceed on Friday when a judge ruled that the allegations against the first-term Republican meet the legal requirements for including a recall initiative on the 2020 ballot.

Alaska volcano’s sustained eruption grounds flights, prompts safety alert

09 Jan 2020

ANCHORAGE, Alaska An Alaska volcano shot an ash cloud about 5 miles (8 km) into the sky on Tuesday, prompting flight delays and cancellations and raining volcanic particles onto at least one nearby community, officials said.

Rumbling Alaska volcano sends ash plume 5 miles into the air

04 Jan 2020

ANCHORAGE, Alaska One of Alaska’s most active volcanoes, a towering ice-covered cone in the Aleutian Islands, shot a cloud of ash more than 5 miles high on Friday, triggering a warning to aviators and putting on a show that was captured in satellite imagery.

Five fishermen presumed dead in sinking of Alaska crabbing vessel

04 Jan 2020

ANCHORAGE, Alaska Five commercial fishermen lost at sea when their crabbing vessel capsized and sank on New Year's Eve in the Gulf of Alaska were presumed dead on Thursday after search-and-rescue operations were called off amid rough weather, the U.S. Coast Guard said.

Five fishermen believed dead in Alaska shipwreck - Coast Guard

02 Jan 2020

ANCHORAGE, Alaska Five commercial fishermen were believed to have died after their crabbing vessel sank on New Year's Eve in the Gulf of Alaska, the U.S. Coast Guard said after ending a search and rescue operation amid high winds and heavy seas.

Five fishermen believed dead in Alaska shipwreck - Coast Guard

02 Jan 2020

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Jan 2 Five commercial fishermen were believed to have died after their crabbing vessel sank on New Year's Eve in the Gulf of Alaska, the U.S. Coast Guard said after ending a search and rescue operation amid high winds and heavy seas.

Alaska set to finish 2019 with record warm year

26 Dec 2019

ANCHORAGE, Alaska Alaska is set to finish 2019 with a record average high temperature after a year of extremes ranging from a sweltering summer and rampant wildfires to vanishing sea ice and winter rains where heavy snows were once the norm.

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