Tue, 25 Jun 2019 10:03:20 GMT

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Another record temperature for Anchorage for June 24. ktuu.com/content/news/A…

A cab driver reportedly made a U-turn in the middle of Lake Otis and side-swiped several cars: ktuu.com/content/news/C…

The woman had an expired protected order against the suspect, a 36-year-old man: ktuu.com/content/news/M…

People living in the Martin Subdivision, McCloud Subdivision, Perfect Perch, Lincoln Subdivision, and the Chatanika… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Fish and Game says the fish will have to be "dispatched" soon: ktuu.com/content/news/G…

The Department of Health and Social Services thinks patients should know what they'll be charged at hospitals befor… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The US Labor Department is putting $183 million into apprenticeship programs: ktuu.com/content/news/?…

"I'll say it with great respect: Number one, she's not my type. Number two, it never happened," Trump told The Hill… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Senator Chuck Schumer D-N.Y. says that Trump administration's decision to delay the roll out of a new $20 bill "has… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A popular College Road waterfowl refuge and nature area has been the scene of two violent incidents in the last wee… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

This monster halibut was caught as part of the Valdez Halibut Derby: ktuu.com/content/news/F…

"We believe the Legislature should call itself into session. We intend to hold floor sessions in Juneau, the seat o… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A Michigan couple killed in a plane crash outside of Seward had recently purchased property in Alaska: ktuu.com/content/news/M…

Legislative leaders announced Monday that the Legislature will hold the second special session in Juneau, in defian… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Swan Lake Fire is now over 32,000 acres with heavy smoke along the Sterling Highway. Managers closed down many recr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

More U.S. teams are turning to the technology that combines cellphone GPS with digital maps detailing cliffs, caves… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

NOAA: Eleventh and twelfth dead gray whales found in Alaska. ktuu.com/content/news/N…

Leaders in the #akleg call their own special session in Anchorage, Juneau instead of Wasilla: ktuu.com/content/news/A…

Breaking: Legislature’s leaders say they will reject Wasilla special session and will instead hold sessions in June… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"We believe the Legislature should call itself into session. We intend to hold floor sessions in Juneau, the seat o… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Winds push Swan Lake fire toward Sterling Highway and major power line despite containment efforts… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Anchorage lawmakers, faced with a rising public furor, are searching for more effective ways to address homelessnes… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Dry, warm weather allows Swan Lake fire to grow, and prompts burn suspension for the Kenai Peninsula. pic.twitter.com/pXQoTTUUcA

All inbound lanes on the Glenn Highway are closed because of a multi-vehicle crash. Anchorage police say someone is… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A report from WalletHub.com puts Alaska at No. 7 when it comes to patriotism. ktuu.com/content/news/A…

A South Anchorage woman called police when she saw bullet holes in her apartment. Officers checked the apartment b… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Anchorage man arrested after firing shot through apartment ceiling itno upstairs unit: ktuu.com/content/news/A…

As commercial fishing season opens, groups representing fishermen are calling attention to the #PebbleMine EIS proc… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

It's officially summer and our temps are as warm as ever! ktuu.com/content/news/I…

Alaska State Troopers have released the names of the two passengers killed in a plane crash near Little Johnstone L… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Passengers in Friday's fatal plane crash near Seward identified as Michigan residents on.adn.com/2RxDPBR

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Dry weather is here for the week, sunny and warm across Southeast Alaska. pic.twitter.com/IngBQlcQho

A pickup driver whose truck collided with 10 motorcycles in New Hampshire, killing seven riders, has been charged w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

TRAFFIC ALERT: APD warns drivers to avoid section of the Seward Highway because of a crash. ktuu.com/content/news/A…

The Alaska Goldpanners dropped the final game in their four-game series with the Seattle Studs on Sunday at Growden… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Finding a hole in his boat mid-race seemed to be a good omen for Tom Kriska, who became “King of the River” on Sund… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Alaska mountain runner Denali Strabel was among five women who broke the course record in California's Broken Arrow… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump signs order targeting Iran's supreme leader and associates with additional financial sanctions.

A building ridge of high pressure will keep us hot and sunny this week. Smoke will linger in the atmosphere across… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A reading program attracted LGBTQ members and supporters, religious extremists, and concerned mothers to Loussac Li… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Federal investigators will probe "quality" of repairs on a skydiving plane that crashed in Hawaii, killing 11… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

I am pleased to announce the launch of tmagac.winred.com. This new platform will allow my campaign and other… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Fairbanks area families braved overcast skies and intermittent drizzles to help celebrate the birthday of agricultu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Scientists capture historic video of a giant squid in U.S. waters on.adn.com/2xaFEv1 pic.twitter.com/x3Q8THEDmL

Fire crews continue to battle a number of blazes across the Interior. newsminer.com/news/local_new…

The University of Alaska Fairbanks is rolling out a new rule for freshmen that will require them to live on campus… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

....Think of what it could have been if the Fed had gotten it right. Thousands of points higher on the Dow, and GDP… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Despite a Federal Reserve that doesn’t know what it is doing - raised rates far too fast (very low inflation, other… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

....a dangerous journey. We don’t even need to be there in that the U.S. has just become (by far) the largest produ… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

China gets 91% of its Oil from the Straight, Japan 62%, & many other countries likewise. So why are we protecting t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

New technology helps search teams find people in wilderness. MORE: bit.ly/2ZNZ19z

Fueled by coffee and Red Bulls, Anchorage softball players celebrate solstice with a tournament.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Assembly wants more emergency shelter beds for Anchorage's homeless. MORE: bit.ly/2N7KGDc

While Alaska has a fairly comfortable climate, we usually don't see our warmest days until late in July because the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Anchorage saw a record high temperature on Sunday hitting 76 degrees Fahrenheit. The previous record for June 23 wa… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Sunday: Oilers continue salvaging road trip by taking 2nd straight from Chinooks peninsulaclarion.com/sports/sunday-… pic.twitter.com/hdiBhhbGLQ

Expect significant delays along the Sterling Highway over the next 24 hours. MORE: bit.ly/2XrOEKZ

"You felt like you knew everybody": Remembering a time when Anchorage had only 1 high school.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Alaska governor fires back at the Alaska Federation of Natives over criticism of his budget. on.adn.com/2Xy50S8

Veterans lead tour of Nike Site Summit in an effort to raise funds for preservation. MORE: bit.ly/2J88sd0

State officials warned of continued wildfire-related road delays on Kenai Peninsula Sunday, advising travelers to c… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Former congressman Joe Sestak launches presidential campaign. MORE: bit.ly/2FtLKv1

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Saturday's Mayor's Marathon nearly saw a local runner win it all! Results posted: peninsulaclarion.com/sports/youngre… pic.twitter.com/UZYkieBTpm

June has been warm and it will be getting even warmer. MORE: bit.ly/2LbohlU

Carol Currie, a spokeswoman for Senate President Peter Courtney, confirmed that each missing senator was hit with a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Lots of people didn’t think Ben Schultz would survive when he fell more than 75 feet from the ladder of a fire truc… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

During the last 40 years of gardening, I had not only learned numerous little tips and shortcuts but had also becom… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

WATCH: 50 marathons in 50 states. Meet Pat Mosey who achieved that feat at Saturday's race. ktuu.com/video/?vid=511…

According to Perrigo, the company is recalling the 35-ounce, 992-gram containers of Parent’s Choice Advantage Infan… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Shipyards in Homer and Seward will receive federal grants for capital improvements. ktuu.com/content/news/A…

Walking inside, you can see the whole auction house and all its wares: from palm-sized baskets to furniture sets. T… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The camps allow opportunities for youth to create a deeper connection to Calypso Farm by providing an educational e… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Anchorage PrideFest week kicked off Saturday with stories of mentorship, parenting, and what it means to be LGBTQ 5… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

When our Country had no debt and built everything from Highways to the Military with CASH, we had a big system of T… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Davis Concert Hall on the University of Alaska Campus was filled with activity and laughter Saturday at the pre… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Five crews of 159 personnel are working the (Caribou Creek) fire. The Yukon Flats Type 2 emergency firefighting cre… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Wonderful Church service at Camp David. Thank you!

At the June 13 meeting, opinions were nuanced. Proponents of a ban cited what they called the “wasteful” consumptio… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

I want to give the Democrats every last chance to quickly negotiate simple changes to Asylum and Loopholes. This wi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

As we gained the first ridgetop, we entered a dream landscape of flowing white. From a distance, it looked like blo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Anchorage residents soak up the fun at the Downtown Solstice Festival. MORE: bit.ly/2L94dk3

Alaska's very own unique Tyrannosaur 'Nanuqsaurus' is roaring back to life this Summer at the University Center Mal… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Device to trap plastic waste in Pacific Ocean relaunches. MORE: bit.ly/31ObT10

The 'Alaska Unsolved' series is a local podcaster's newest project, aimed at bringing new attention to a cold case… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Troopers spokesman Ken Marsh says the crash occurred Friday night in Little Johnstone Bay, about 30 miles southeast… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Have a look at today's Mining & Logging Competition at the Gold Rush Days. The fun continues tomorrow with more com… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

“For the sake of the climate crisis we’re in, we need to leave these carbon sinks in place, leave the roadless rule… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The developer of a proposed mine in southeast Alaska is moving ahead with exploration following a favorable court d… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Trump delaying massive ICE immigration raids for 2 weeks. MORE: bit.ly/2RwoRf3

I never called the strike against Iran “BACK,” as people are incorrectly reporting, I just stopped it from going forward at this time!

Three people are dead after a plane crash near Johnstone Bay southeast of Seward, according to troopers adn.com/alaska-news/av…

Firefighters have halted the Swan Lake fire’s growth toward Sterling on the Kenai Peninsula. Their next challenge:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Check out shots from this morning's Turn Out for the Tongass Rally, which urged local support for the 2001 National… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A Red Flag warning has been issued for Fairbanks and the surrounding area from noon until midnight today. Strong th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Anchorage Daily News (@adndotcom) and @propublica are spending this year investigating sexual violence in Alask… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The 37th edition of the race begins at 10 p.m. today in the parking lot of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Patty… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Recovery operation underway after fatal plane crash near Seward. MORE: bit.ly/2Xwqz5H

The mayor of the Fairbanks North Star Borough has removed the ability of individuals to search by name an online pu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Book review: In "To the Edges of the Earth," a look at the people who pushed human exploration to its limits… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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A 60-mile walk under the midnight sun, with no stops for sleep adn.com/alaska-news/sc… pic.twitter.com/wvUjard8KF

Felon who fired at police during a 2017 high speed chase gets 9 years in prison ktuu.com/content/news/F…

EDITORIAL: State lawmakers thwarted a hugely popular ethics bill to give themselves thousands of dollars apiece in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

At the request of Democrats, I have delayed the Illegal Immigration Removal Process (Deportation) for two weeks to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

....Sanctions come off Iran, and they become a productive and prosperous nation again - The sooner the better!

Iran cannot have Nuclear Weapons! Under the terrible Obama plan, they would have been on their way to Nuclear in a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Anchorage’s "wedding cake church," La Luz del Mundo, opens its doors after more than a decade of construction… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Suspect in Anchorage bank robbery identified ktuu.com/content/news/S…

A Red Flag warning has been issued for Fairbanks and the surrounding area from noon until midnight today. Strong th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

“It was one of the better baseball games I’ve been a part of with meaning, competing and how tight the game was the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

I am at Camp David working on many things, including Iran! We have a great Economy, Tariffs have been very helpful… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Looking good. We MUST WIN to KEEP AMERICA GREAT! twitter.com/erictrump/stat…

Mayor's Marathon is happening today! Check it out along the Chester Creek trail or at the finish line at the Delaney Park Strip!

May job numbers are looking good...but experts say it's too early to claim it's a trend. ktuu.com/content/news/A…

Stock Market is on track to have the best June in over 50 years! Thank you Mr. President! @WSJ

If the council approves, the mill cap removal would be placed on the October ballot. The ordinance is co-sponsored… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

When people come into our Country illegally, they will be DEPORTED!

The people that Ice will apprehend have already been ordered to be deported. This means that they have run from the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Our Roadtrippin' teams is on its last stop: ktuu.com/content/news/R…

The Shovel Creek Fire was reported at 5:20 p.m. Friday, according to the Alaska Division of Forestry. It is burning… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

An official agency estimated that a 30-day special session aimed at dealing with a budget shortfall could cost the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The 18,000-acre fire burning in the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge is a bummer for motorists -- but a boon for the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Shovel Creek Fire was reported at 5:20 p.m. Friday, according to the Alaska Division of Forestry. It is burning… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Nikiski powerlifter reaches new heights with invite to Team USA, ascension to Alaska state chair:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

An advice columnist claims President Trump assaulted her in the mid-90s; he denies having ever met her. ktuu.com/content/news/T…

Looking for a unique place to spend the solstice? How about Healy, where 49th State is hosting its Solstice Brewfes… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Shovel Creek Fire was reported at 5:20 p.m. Friday, according to the Alaska Division of Forestry. It is burning… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

In 1996, remains were human remains were found on the side of the road near Central, Alaska. They were finally iden… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Huffman Amendment, which bars the Army Corps from using government funding for an EIS of the Pebble mine is thr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

There's been some bee die-offs in Alaska--but local beekeepers have some advice to keep our apian friends healthy: ktuu.com/content/news/C…

A series of concerned social media posts prompted Fairbanks North Star Borough Mayor Bryce Ward to release a statem… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

There's a new speed record-holder on North America's tallest peak: ktuu.com/content/news/E…

Your Amazon packages might be coming even sooner now: ktuu.com/content/news/A…

Ecuadorian climber Karl Egloff sets a new Denali speed record — up and down in 11 hours, 44 minutes — on snowshoes… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

It wasn't unusual for Ronald Oquilluk, a 38-year-old man with special needs, to walk away from his assisted living… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Here's a list of events going on in Anchorage this weekend! ktuu.com/content/news/S…

While you're out for solstice this weekend, be sure to check out Anchorage's great murals! Here's a map of the most… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Kuskokwim River has now had three fishing openings for drift gillnets, but in Akiak, nets still aren't as full… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Our very own Grant Robinson gives some great tips about summertime grayling fishing--right off the roadside!

So many gray whales are dying along the West Coast that NOAA is looking for private-beach owners who'd be willing t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Minto Mine is expected to resume ore production soon — and that could make things complicated for Skagway’s por… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Alabama Senator lost his most recent run in the midst of sexual assault allegations from decades ago. ktuu.com/content/news/?…

MISSOULA, Mont.  — Authorities say a black bear somehow locked itself inside a Montana home and then nestled onto a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Swan Lake Fire, burning on the Kenai Peninsula, has reached within 5 miles of the Sterling Highway, and a commu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

FBI: Anchorage man, 21, accused of robbing credit union stashed money in his closet adn.com/alaska-news/cr…

Senator Dan Sullivan reacts to the situation in Iran. ktuu.com/content/news/T…

The comment period for the Pebble Mine project ends July 1. Supporters say it would bring jobs to the region but op… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Anchorage is doing more than ever to clear homeless camps, but many residents think the problem has never been wors… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A series of concerned social media posts has prompted Fairbanks North Star Borough Mayor Bryce Ward to release a st… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Trump’s account of planning, then canceling strikes on Iran is facing scrutiny from aides and military analysts… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Questions surrounding Supreme Court decision mean no federal officers patrolling lower Kuskokwim fishing… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

For the past four years, this sexual abuse case has had an impact on families, the Legislature and even the governo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Highs in the upper 60's on Friday with mostly sunny skies. ktuu.com/content/news/S…

“Tis the season for spruce tips!” the post read. “We pay $3/lb or a beer token for 2 lbs! newsminer.com/kodiak/spruce-…

Dunleavy called lawmakers into a special session July 8 in Wasilla to finalize this year's payout to residents from… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A $245 million power plant project at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is behind schedule and over budget — but o… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Early Friday morning the Northern Hemisphere tilted the closest to the sun it will all year— marking the official s… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Anchorage man sentenced to 100 years in prison for his role in the killing of a couple during a Christmas Eve robbe… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Out of the office: A love for camping becomes the glue of a lifelong bond peninsulaclarion.com/sports/out-of-… pic.twitter.com/I9OVApfQFf

UPDATE: The smoke-obscured Sterling Highway has been reopened to drivers but under pilot car escort only, and the s… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…