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More than 100 people packed a public hearing room at the Regulatory Commission of Alaska to talk about a 48.5 percent increase in the cost of Enstar natural gas.
Sean Doogan
Police say it's the first time in Anchorage that an adult has been charged with a felony for providing alcohol to minors since the state statute was put in place in 2002. 
Laurel Andrews
An incident at the Alaska-Canada border went from bad to worse when a U.S. border agent allegedly pointed a gun at the head of a detained Iowa Boy Scout.
Jerzy Shedlock
The Mat-Su Borough has denied a permit necessary for a Meadow Lakes company that operated for years without permits to continue supplying gravel to a big Parks Highway project.
Zaz Hollander
The plans -- one seeking to refresh a commercial corridor of Anchorage's Fairview neighborhood and the other putting in motion a transformation of the industrial Ship Creek area -- were each years in the making.
Devin Kelly
OPINION: Bears are not our friends; neither are they our enemies. But when a bear -- like the one shot and killed in Anchorage's U-Med District last week -- becomes too accustomed to humans and their food, a confrontation usually follows.VoicesCraig Medred
As Alaskans are set to vote on either accepting a new oil tax structure or returning to the structure established under her administration, former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin cautioned against inviting "crony capitalism" back into the state during an interview with Alaska Dispatch News on Tuesday.PoliticsLaurel Andrews
A decision by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game to allow three commercial fishing openers outraged some subsistence fisherman, who say that without chinooks this year, they are relying on silver salmon to get enough fish for the winter.Alaska NewsLisa Demer
Over the last nine years, nearly a dozen zip line tours have sprung up in Alaska from Ketchikan to Talkeetna, including a new operation in Seward that opened less than a month ago.AdventureAlli Harvey

Sports

A recap of action in the Alaska Baseball League through games of July 21

The Fairbanks Goldpanners, winnings of 14 of their last 15 games, swept the Anchorage Bucs in a doubleheader Monday. Wednesday, Dick Lobdell, the long-time Anchorage Glacier Pilots voice and an Alaska broadcast legend who died earlier this year, will be honored at Mulcahy Stadium.Alaska Dispatch News

Adventure

Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah -- new zip line businesses sell thrills across Alaska

Over the last nine years, nearly a dozen zip line tours have sprung up in Alaska from Ketchikan to Talkeetna, including a new operation in Seward that opened less than a month ago.Alli Harvey

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