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The Kenai Police Department continues to look for leads five months after the disappearance of a young family. Meanwhile, relatives of the missing family remain consumed in grief and apprehension, searching for closure.

Two Anchorage men were sentenced Thursday to months in prison nearly three years after a man dumped at a southside gas station with a gunshot wound led police to a sophisticated marijuana grow operation at his residence.

Alaska Superior Court Judge Greg Miller sided with the news media Thursday, ordering Gov. Sean Parnell to release hundreds of documents related to the National Guard scandal.

Alaska’s two leading U.S. Senate candidates on Thursday night met for the last time before Election Day in a policy-focused debate on the state’s public broadcasting network.Kevin G. Hall
Rep. Don Young criticized Democratic challenger Forrest Dunbar on Thursday for bringing up House ethics violations in a televised debate for U.S. Congress, arguing that he was found not guilty because he only received a letter of reproval, not a sanction.Dermot Cole

Five months after Kenai family's disappearance, police and relatives continue to search for them.

Politicians’ claims of unique powers to unlock the refuge to oil development -- and criticisms of opponents for failing to accomplish that elusive goal -- have been staples of Alaska campaign rhetoric for decades.Yereth Rosen
A woman was taken to the hospital after she was hit by a sport-utility vehicle in Anchorage on Thursday while walking across the street, according to police.
The Alaska Veterans Affairs Healthcare System announced Thursday it will hold five “Veterans’ Listening Sessions” in November to facilitate conversations between veterans and staff in response to a federal mandate requiring VA facilities nationwide to organize quarterly public meetings. 
A woman was taken to the hospital after hit by a sport utility vehicle in Anchorage Thursday while walking across the street, according to police.