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Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

The FBI says there was no threat to national security when a pilot crashed a small airplane into office buildings in downtown Anchorage late last year. Download Audio
Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

A raft carrying at least 10 people capsized during a guided trip on Alaska's remote North Slope, leaving two Nevada women dead. Download Audio
Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

A former Fairbanks chiropractor and gun dealer has been sentenced to 17 years in prison for soliciting the murder of federal officers and others involved in an investigation against him in a separate murder-for-hire plot. Download Audio

Alaska State Troopers say the three men killed Tuesday in a traffic crash on a remote Aleutian island were all from Anchorage. Download Audio
Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

Anchorage police have released the name of the man critically injured last week in a suspected moose attack. Download Audio

The Anchorage Fire Department is warning of dangerous fire conditions. Download Audio

Alaska regulators have approved the state's first license for a legal marijuana business. Download Audio

National Park Service rangers are investigating the shooting death of a moose inside Denali National Park in violation of federal law. Download Audio
Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

A 48-year-old woman from the Fairbanks area has died in a rafting accident on the Lowe River near Valdez.
Governor Bill Walker pictured in April 2016. (Photo by Skip Gray, 360 North)

The House Finance Committee has advanced three of Gov. Bill Walker's tax proposals, though several members indicated they did so begrudgingly to allow for a House floor vote. Download Audio
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Federal marine mammal experts are hoping the public will help lead them to a humpback whale that became entangled in anchor line in southeast Alaska. Download Audio
Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

Anchorage police are investigating the death of a pedestrian struck on the Seward Highway just south of Potter Marsh. Download Audio
Alaska News Nightly by Alaska Public Media

According to The National Park Service, a father and son died when a boat capsized at Glacier Bay National Park. Download Audio

A mountaineer from the Czech Republic is dead after an estimated 1,500-foot fall on Denali Mountain. The National Park Service reports 45-year-old Pavel Michut was skiing Messner Couloir when he fell Saturday.

The state is seeking contractors to look into the feasibility of privatizing four of the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services' juvenile detention facilities.

Personnel and per diem costs tallied for the recently ended extended legislative session --so far-- total about $520,000. Download Audio
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A body found outside the Bering Sea island community of Gambell has been identified as a missing village woman. Download Audio

The State Medical Examiner's Office has identified the body found underneath a fish processing plant in Ketchikan as that of a man who was reported missing in January. Download Audio

One of the two companies offering individual health insurance policies for Alaskans on the federally facilitated health insurance marketplace has announced that it will be withdrawing from that market next year. Monday's announcement by Moda Health would leave Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield as the only company providing individual health insurance policies in the state.

The board tasked with regulating Alaska's nascent marijuana industry has approved draft regulations for how customers will be allowed to consume pot they buy in certain retail stores on site.