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Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

This might be an only-in-Alaska problem: A restaurant in Fairbanks that has told customers since 2013 it was serving reindeer tenderloin was actually giving them elk. Listen now
Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

A 14-year-old boy died Sunday in a rafting accident on Eagle River in Anchorage. Listen now

A man stabbed early Friday morning in East Anchorage has died.

A federal government attorney says Alaska's bearded seals deserve to be listed as a threatened species because of climate warming's effect on their sea ice habitat. Listen now
Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

Gov. Bill Walker has appointed his Arctic policy advisor to lead the state's Washington, D.C., office. Listen now

Two teenagers were killed over the weekend in separate shooting incidents in Anchorage. Listen now

The North Slope Borough has a new mayor following a runoff election last week.
Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

A man found dead in waters off Ketchikan has been identified as a 63-year-old resident.
Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

A man suspected of using a knife to confront a rafting party along the Chickaloon River has been charged with four counts of felony assault. Listen now
Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

An 85-year-old Crown Point man was seriously injured when he was struck by an Alaska Railroad train near the Kenai Peninsula community. Listen now
Alaska Attorney General Craig Richards. (Photo by Josh Edge/APRN)

Gov. Bill Walker has hired Craig Richards as an oil and gas consultant, less than a month after Richards resigned as Alaska's attorney general. Listen now
Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

Akiak Native Community is calling for an emergency meeting of the Association of Village Council Presidents tomorrow and Wednesday in Bethel. Listen now

The shooting death of a puppy in the Fairbanks area has ignited community outcry as residents who have had similar experiences with their animals question how the authorities respond to such incidents. Listen now

Juneau police say two adult siblings whose bodies were found this week both died of accidental drowning. Listen now

Sen. Lisa Murkowski will be traveling in Alaska next week as part of her re-election campaign and won't be attending the national Republican convention.

Federal prosecutors say a 36-year-old Fort Wainwright soldier has pleaded guilty to receiving bribes in a plot to steal fuel at a base in Afghanistan. Listen now

Gunfire broke out around 8:45 p.m. during a Dallas protest over two recent fatal police shootings.
Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

Alaska State Troopers say a Big Lake man's disappearance last year is suspicious and they are investigating it as a death. Listen now

An Alaska legislative official says the Alaska House majority spokesman facing assault charges is no longer employed by the state. Listen now
Cannabis Plant. (Photo by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)

Gov. Bill Walker has signed legislation allowing for national criminal history checks on people applying for licenses for legal marijuana businesses in Alaska. Listen now