Troopers: Man shot during home invasion; suspects fled

PALMER, Alaska (AP) – Authorities say a Palmer man was shot after two people entered his home through a window early Thursday morning. The Alaska State Troopers say the homeowner did not know the people and confronted them with a gun. The troopers …

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Alaska Focuses On Attracting Startps

Anchorage is hardly synonymous with tech startups more likely to be found in the San Francisco Bay Area, Seattle, Austin, or New York City. In hopes to draw innovators to the city, the program hosts team events to attract startups to Alaska’s natural beauty.

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Retreating Glaciers Signal a Meltdown for Alaska

Alaskan glaciers in total lose ice at a rate of around 75 billion metric tons each year, according to a 2015 study by the U.S. Geological Survey and University of Alaska, Fairbanks. But this summer, reports NSIDC, glaciers are melting 70 percent faster …

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Juneau police seek to strengthen community relations

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Police in Alaska’s capital city saw an outpouring of community support following the fatal shootings of officers in Texas and Louisiana and on Wednesday encouraged the public to join them in taking a stand against violence.

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One Week Until Alaska Sports Legends Converge in Anchorage

In our Hall of Fame Minute we catch up with Alaska Sports Hall of Fame Executive Director Harlow Robinson on the 10 year celebration happening in just one week. On Thursday July 28th the community event will be held at the Alaska Airlines Center from 6 to …

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Reality TV invades Alaska

Mechanic Quint Hull sat drinking ice tea on his couch in Wasilla watching “Top Gear” on the History Channel — 60 minutes of light-hearted car porn for gearheads. The episode: “America’s Toughest Trucks.” Also: Rating the Alaska reality shows: The best and …

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Palmer Homeowner Shot in Home Invasion

Alaska State Troopers responded to a home invasion incident on Palmer’s Plumley Road where the homeowner was wounded at 1:16 am on Thursday morning. When troopers arrived and conducted their investigation, they found that two suspects, unknown to the …

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Alaska Native events kick off in Anchorage

A week of Alaska Native events, gatherings and celebrations start next week in Anchorage including the 2015 Elders and Youth Conference, a tribal conference focusing on resilience during times of change and the kickoff of the Alaska Federation of Natives …

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