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ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Palin’s son seeks to bar media in assault proceedings

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The eldest son of former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin is seeking to bar the media from covering court hearings after he was accused of assaulting his father last year at the family home in Alaska. A lawyer for Track Palin, 29, filed a motion Friday to prohibit or limit media … Continue reading ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Palin’s son seeks to bar media in assault proceedings

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Alaska fishermen: Sea otter comeback is eating into profits

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Northern sea otters, once hunted to the brink of extinction along Alaska’s Panhandle, have made a spectacular comeback by gobbling some of the state’s finest seafood — and fishermen are not happy about the competition. Sea otters dive for red sea urchins, geoduck clams, sea cucumbers — delicacies in Asia markets … Continue reading ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Alaska fishermen: Sea otter comeback is eating into profits

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Alaska dive fishermen plead for relief from sea otters

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Northern sea otters, once hunted to the brink of extinction along Alaska’s Panhandle, have made a spectacular comeback by gobbling some of the state’s finest seafood — and fishermen are not happy about the competition. Sea otters dive for red sea urchins, geoduck clams, sea cucumbers — delicacies in Asia markets — … Continue reading ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Alaska dive fishermen plead for relief from sea otters

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Walrus surprise residents in remote Alaska village

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Residents of a remote Alaska village have been spotting Pacific walrus in unusual places. Hundreds of walrus were photographed last month on the Alaska Peninsula, the land mass that juts out toward the Aleutians. Port Heiden Tribal Council President John Christensen, Jr. says he was out for a beach ride on … Continue reading ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Walrus surprise residents in remote Alaska village

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Blockbuster hopes Russell Crowe’s jockstrap helps business

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A celebrity jockstrap that’s been the buzz of Alaska for nearly two weeks went on display Wednesday at one of the nation’s last Blockbuster video stores in an effort to ramp up business. “I tell you, we’re going to get a lot of traffic, is what I’m expecting,” said Kevin Daymude, general … Continue reading ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Blockbuster hopes Russell Crowe’s jockstrap helps business

Anchorage Conducts HIMARS Shoot During Dawn Blitz 2017

PACIFIC OCEAN/October 23, 2017 (STL.News) – The High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) was fired from the flight deck of the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) during Dawn Blitz 2017 Oct. 22. The HIMARS is a weapons system made up of the M142, five-ton chassis vehicle and can carry either … Continue reading Anchorage Conducts HIMARS Shoot During Dawn Blitz 2017