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Anchorage Police say a woman in her 50s was killed in a vehicle-pedestrian collision at O'Malley Road and Main Tree Drive Sunday evening.

Alaska Dispatch News
Anchorage Curling Club board treasurer Barbara Harmon provided a grim forecast for curlers in Anchorage last week when she said that “probably, right now, there’s no curling for the rest of the season.” At least not indoors.  Tegan Hanlon
Two boaters who were thrown overboard when their skiff ran aground near Sitka in Southeast Alaska were rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard Saturday night.Michelle Theriault Boots
The animals in one of North America’s largest caribou herds are an important resource for subsistence hunters and their families throughout the northern regions of Alaska, and they provide a source of income for guides and outfitters who bring hunters up from the Lower 48.Jillian Rogers | The Arctic Sounder
Alaskans are three times as likely as Americans as a whole to know about ocean acidification and be worried about it -- but not entirely clear on the scientific process that is changing the chemistry of the oceans.Yereth Rosen
In assembling his cabinet and key support staff, Gov. Bill Walker has chosen a wide variety of independents, Democrats and Republicans -- and one whose precision made her an Olympic champion. Dermot Cole
In comments filed with the Regulatory Commission of Alaska, Attorney General Craig Richards raised antitrust concerns about the proposed sale, which could give Hilcorp significant influence over the gas market in Fairbanks.Eric Lidji | Petroleum News

Over nearly four decades, Joe “The Waterman” Shults has crammed art, artifacts and animals of the Arctic into a second-story apartment. 

Jerzy Shedlock
Mike Mosesian's claim to Alaska fame might be growing tomatoes, but in recent years he's gone back to grapes, a nod to his family roots.Suzanna Caldwell
Sled dog races planned for Chugiak and Anchorage have been called off because of a dearth of snow on local trails. Alaska Dispatch News