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Alaska's independent governor ends re-election bid, endorses Democrat

20 Oct 2018

ANCHORAGE, Alaska Alaska Governor Bill Walker, a political independent, halted his re-election campaign on Friday and endorsed his Democratic challenger, ending a three-way contest in which neither had appeared capable of defeating the Republican front-runner.

Alaska's independent governor ends re-election bid, endorses Democrat

20 Oct 2018

ANCHORAGE, Alaska Alaska Governor Bill Walker, a political independent, halted his re-election campaign on Friday and endorsed his Democratic challenger, ending a three-way contest in which neither had appeared capable of defeating the Republican front-runner.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 3-Alaska's independent governor ends re-election bid, endorses Democrat

20 Oct 2018

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Oct 19 Alaska Governor Bill Walker, a political independent, halted his re-election campaign on Friday and endorsed his Democratic challenger, ending a three-way contest in which neither had appeared capable of defeating the Republican front-runner.

Alaska lieutenant governor resigns over 'inappropriate comments'

17 Oct 2018

ANCHORAGE, Alaska Alaska Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallott resigned abruptly on Tuesday in a murky scandal over admitted "inappropriate comments" as he and his running mate, Governor Bill Walker, neared the end of a tough re-election campaign.

And the fattest bear in Alaska is ... 409 Beadnose

10 Oct 2018

ANCHORAGE In an Alaska clash of tubby titans that has become a social media sensation, a shaggy, brown and possibly pregnant mother known as 409 Beadnose was crowned on Tuesday as Fattest Bear of 2018.

Oil flowing at new site within petroleum reserve in Alaska

10 Oct 2018

ANCHORAGE, Alaska Oil is flowing from a drill site in what is now the farthest-west producing site on Alaska’s North Slope, ConocoPhillips Alaska Inc said on Tuesday.

Oil flowing at new site within petroleum reserve in Alaska

10 Oct 2018

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Oct 9 Oil is flowing from a drill site in what is now the farthest-west producing site on Alaska’s North Slope, ConocoPhillips Alaska Inc said on Tuesday.

Alaska's Murkowski faces conflicting pressures at home in Kavanaugh debate

04 Oct 2018

ANCHORAGE, Alaska As a final vote nears on U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, key undecided Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski is under growing pressure from diverse groups in her home state of Alaska.

Miner, aged 18, killed in Alaska grizzly attack

02 Oct 2018

ANCHORAGE, Alaska An 18-year-old man was killed by a grizzly bear while working at a silver mine in Alaska on Monday, state troopers said, marking the second fatal mauling in the largest U.S. state this year.

Magnitude 6.4 earthquake hits Alaska's oil-producing North Slope

13 Aug 2018

ANCHORAGE, Alaska A magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck on Sunday near the native Alaskan village of Kaktovik and part of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge where the Trump administration plans to allow oil drilling, but no injuries or damage were reported.

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