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Maybe you need to look at some photos of Iditarod dogs taking naps in Takotna?

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A snowy patch of land in Takotna quickly turned into a sled dog hotel on Wednesday, with napping dogs curled up on straw and under blankets throughout the afternoon.

Anchorage School District tells parents to prepare for the possibility of an extended spring break

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The Anchorage School District sent an email to parents late Wednesday, saying it would inform them by Friday if "a cancellation is called either at an individual site or districtwide."

Our 16 favorite photos of frosty Iditarod mushers and fuzzy muzzles

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With temperatures plunging deep into the negatives on Tuesday, mushers and dogs sported a coating of frost when they pulled into Nikolai, a small village about a quarter of the way into the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.
Grey and white sled dogs howl in nblack harnesses

Our favorite 20 photos from the Iditarod ceremonial start in Anchorage

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Dozens of mushers and hundreds of sled dogs paraded through Anchorage on Saturday.

Iditapod LIVE at Bear Tooth Theatrepub

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Season four of the hugely popular Iditapod podcast from Alaska Public Media was officially launched with a live recording onstage at the Bear Tooth Theatrepub. Attendees joined Iditapod host Casey Grove as he interviewed veteran mushers Jeff King, Matthew Failor and Jessica Klejka.

A Washington state resident has died of coronavirus, NPR reports

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NPR is reporting that a person in Washington state infected with coronavirus has died. This is according to the Seattle and King County Department of Health.

Are you a BP Alaska employee who didn’t take a job with Hilcorp? Let us know where you landed.

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Reach our reporter Tegan Hanlon at thanlon@alaskapublic.org or 907-550-8447.

LIVE: The final day of Trump’s impeachment trial

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GwoAUNJgLlU Coverage continues for the Republican-led Senate trial of President Donald Trump, who last year became the third president in history to be impeached by the House of Representatives. Watch live in our player above. Other ways...
Close up shot of the exterior of the Archdiocese of Anchorage building

Our reporter is trying to learn more about the Anchorage priests named in a sexual misconduct review. Can you help?

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The archdiocese released the men's names last week after a months-long review of church records.

No Passport Required: A Food and Film Event at the Anchorage Museum

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Celebration of “foods from home” and the launch of Season 2 of the PBS foodie show, No Passport Required, come together to embrace the rich diversity of immigrant traditions. Attendees joined this culinary experience for the eyes and belly at the Anchorage Museum with hosts and partners, Alaska Public Media (AKPM) and Anchorage Community Land Trust ACLT).

These were our biggest and most popular stories of 2019

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Wildfires, plane crashes, an incredible fraud scheme, the sale of a major oil company and a mysterious disappearance in Southeast Alaska are just some of the stories that found the largest audiences online in 2019.

Catching up? Here are some Alaska stories you might have missed over the holiday

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First day back in the office after a busy holiday week? We got you covered. Here are our 10 most read stories from last week to get you caught up.

Anxiety Disorders | Line One: Your Health Connection

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https://youtu.be/JidMZhYOoLg Anxiety is a normal human emotion that functions as an alarm system, warning us of a perceived danger. While anxiety is necessary for our very survival, millions of Americans suffer from a level of...

Richard Nelson, Sitka-based writer and “Encounters” radio host, has died

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Richard "Nels" Nelson, a writer, cultural anthropologist and host of radio show "Encounters," has died, according to friends. "The only job description that fully fit with his temperament and enormous skill set was that...

Alaska News Nightly: Friday, Oct. 25, 2019

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Fire-fighting foam containing PFAS works well for putting out burning airplanes, but is worth the risk of contaminating drinking water? Also: Raising the next generation of Lingít speakers in a language immersion program for kids.

PenAir Plane crashes in Unalaska; one person is dead, others critically injured

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One passenger has died and another has been medevaced to Anchorage for further treatment after a PenAir airplane arriving from Anchorage went off the runway at Unalaska's airport on Thursday evening.

Sarah Palin’s husband appears to have filed for divorce. Here are the documents

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Court documents, which provide only initials, were filed Friday
An Alaska State Trooper cruiser parked on Nome’s Front Street in January 2015.

Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019

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DNA evidence may have helped solve an Anchorage murder from the 1970s. Also: How damage caused by the Swan Lake wildfire on the Kenai Peninsula could cause monthly power bills to go up in Anchorage and Fairbanks.
Surface fuels burn in the Moose Creek Fire late Saturday afternoon near Sutton. The fire is now estimated at 216 acres and there are 50 personnel working to suppress it. (Photo by Sarah Saarloos/Alaska Division of Forestry)

Alaska News Nightly: Monday, Sept. 2, 2019

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After a summer of uncertain budget numbers, homeless prevention service providers assess the damage. Also: How climate change, and more frequent wildfires, could be changing Alaska's forests for the long term.

Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019

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Alaska wildfire officials reassess cause of McKinley fire; ‘Nothing survived. It’s just ash.’ In a trickle of information, fire evacuees learn fate of homes; Wildfires crimp Alaska’s major transportation corridor, halting tourist operations, delaying groceries; 5,000-acre fire continues to burn outside Levelock; Dunleavy repeats calls for closing budget gap, paying full dividends; University of Alaska regents vote to end financial exigency; EPA hears testimony on air plan; Alaskan Joe Balash resigns as assistant secretary of Interior; Dunleavy vetoes ferry funding added by the Legislature in the wake of cuts; Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Tara Sweeney visits Nome to discuss public safety