Bethel police say Eunice Whitman, 23, appeared to have sustained stab wounds. Her boyfriend, Justine Paul, 24, was arrested on murder charges late Sunday night. 
Michelle Theriault Boots
Voters are not likely to hold Alaska's lawmakers accountable at the ballot box for the recent massive legislative gridlock  -- unless things gets a lot worse, say experts.
Nathaniel Herz
A wanted felon who escaped into the woods of the Anchorage Hillside for hours after allegedly firing a handgun in front of police officers was bitten by a police dog and arrested Sunday afternoon, police said.
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In a brief summer drilling season off Alaska's Arctic shore, Shell Oil Co.'s Ann Pickard is on the hunt for a giant oil field, and she thinks she knows where to find it.
Hal Bernton and Coral Garnick
OPINION: It's fitting that summer begins on Memorial Day, when we remember those who paid with their lives to keep our summer of freedom.  CommentaryLaddie Shaw
Hundreds of people attending an Alaska beer festival in Haines were stranded because of a broken down ferry.Alaska NewsAssociated Press
The second phase of a three-part facelift for Anchorage’s Lanie Fleischer Chester Creek Trail will start Tuesday, shutting down roughly 1 mile of the popular trail between the Seward Highway and Lake Otis Parkway.AnchorageTegan Hanlon
During World War II, Dad saved two lives when the destroyer he was serving on hit a mine and sank in the English Channel. He earned a Bronze Star for bravery in action, but his bad luck with ships never really waned. We AlaskansPete Garay

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Trio adds to surge of work pouring forth from Alaska poets

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Woman hanging on Shell ship since Friday ends drill protest

The woman who had been hanging off the anchor chain of a support ship that is part of Royal Dutch Shell's plans to explore for oil in the Arctic Ocean ended her dayslong protest north of Seattle on Monday morning.Associated Press

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Dad's D-Day shoes

During World War II, Dad saved two lives when the destroyer he was serving on hit a mine and sank in the English Channel. He earned a Bronze Star for bravery in action, but his bad luck with ships never really waned. Pete Garay