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Alaska State Troopers say a Platinum man went missing Friday after heading out on what was supposed to be a 30-minute ATV ride from one Western Alaska village to another. 
Megan Edge
Though low oil prices are causing worry among Alaska's leaders, the managers of the state's permanent fund see the dip in prices as an opportunity to diversify investments in markets that may otherwise have been overlooked.
Pat Forgey
Alaska State Troopers say a 28-year-old Italian man vacationing in Alaska was crushed by ice falling from Lake George Glacier Sunday after a day of heli-skiing.
Alaska Dispatch News
The spill came from a Hilcorp pipeline about 25 miles northwest of Deadhorse. Officials said the cause and extent of the spill -- first detected Saturday -- remain unknown.
Alaska Dispatch News
Ancient bones recovered from an archaeological site in the Gulf of Alaska offer a glimpse into the last time the Earth underwent a drastic change in climate -- and it includes a spike in mercury levels in the world's oceans.
Yereth Rosen
A Fox News list labels Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve as America's second-worst national park. But it gets a few details about the wilderness park wrong.OutdoorsCraig Medred
Some of the odds may be stacked against victims who report workplace sexual harassment. But employees have the right to a harassment-free work place, and employers who retaliate against victims for reporting can make things very painful -- for themselves.BusinessLynne Curry
For parents, caring for a newborn can be a draining, trying process. Enter the night nanny -- a caregiver who takes care of the baby's overnight needs, giving parents some much-needed nocturnal respite.BusinessJill Burke
Every year at the Fur Rendezvous Hide and Horn auction in Anchorage, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game auctions items confiscated from hunters, recovered from road kills or taken in defense of life and property. 
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News & Politics

74-year-old Platinum man missing since Friday in Southwest Alaska

Alaska State Troopers say a Platinum man went missing Friday after heading out on what was supposed to be a 30-minute ATV ride from one Western Alaska village to another. Megan Edge

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Iditarod 2015

Moving into winners' circle means moving out -- way out -- for musher Brent Sass

Mushing has been a surprising venture for Eureka musher Brent Sass, who has wholeheartedly accepted the wilderness lifestyle many mushers have rejected in recent years. Sass claimed his first Yukon Quest championship in February. Suzanna Caldwell


Lanier, Harper lead way to Junior Iditarod halfway point

Jimmy Lanier of Chugiak held an eight-minute lead over Kevin Harper of Wasilla at the halfway point of the Junior Iditarod.Alaska Dispatch News


Deline self-government agreement clears first reading

The mostly Dene community is expected to be the first in Canada's Northwest Territories to gain self-governing powers; other First Nations communities in the Sahtu region are also seeking to join Deline.   CBC News


We Alaskans

Haammom’ax. A gift that makes you smile. It’s my daughter’s Tsimshian name. She received it last summer at her great-grandparents’ home in the Southeast Alaska community of Metlakatla after we met them for the first time earlier that day.
Bob Hallinen