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A proposed short stretch near the University of Alaska Anchorage accommodates cars, pedestrians and cyclists. But what about moose on the move?Rick Sinnott
The Mat-Su Borough ferry has been sitting at the dock for so long it needs sea life scraped off its hulls and other repairs to help attract buyers, the port director says. Zaz Hollander
Superintendent Ed Graff talked of success, Destination 2020 and the effects of the continuous loss of staff and programs at a public event in Anchorage Friday.Megan Edge
Harvest Restaurant, a temporary pop-up restaurant in downtown Anchorage, shut down abruptly Wednesday after it was revealed that the eatery lacked proper permitting.Suzanna Caldwell
After a trial that set a precedent for sexual assault victims and witnesses who want to protect their privacy, David Standifer was sentenced Friday in Anchorage Superior Court to 61 years and two days in prison for raping a woman near Ship Creek in 2010.Jerzy Shedlock

Point Woronzof Park,near the Point Woronzof that is a favorite sunset-viewing spot for many Anchorage residents, is turning 20 years old, and park supporters gathered to celebrate this 191-acre area.

Alaska Dispatch
Every two years, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson opens its gates to the public for two days of free aerial demonstrations, military equipment displays and aircraft tours. The open house  draws big crowds -- organizers estimate about 125,000 people flooded the base each day at the 2012 show.Tegan Hanlon

The RCA took public comment Wednesday on rate adjustments for Enstar customers.

Marc Lester
 Prosecutors said David Alan Gonzales was caught with a package containing 52 grams of pure meth. Gonzales, whose rap sheet includes similar convictions in California, faces life in prison and a $20 million fine. Jerzy Shedlock
The Regulatory Commission of Alaska has scheduled a public meeting to discuss a 48 percent rate hike for customers of Enstar Natural Gas Co. Sean Doogan

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