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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 Alaska village to another. 

Megan Edge
Record crowds turned out to taste and vote on the latest seafood products debuted last Saturday at the 22nd annual Alaska Symphony of Seafood. Laine Welch
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.Lynne Curry
Alaska State Trooper say their investigation into the theft of an Arctic Cat snowmachine led to the arrests of four men. Megan Edge
The spill came from a Hilcorp pipeline about 25 miles northwest of Deadhorse. Officials said the cause and exact extent of the spill -- first detected Saturday -- remain unknown.Alex DeMarban
Cleanup work is scheduled to start this week on six abandoned legacy oil wells, which date back more than half a century and are located near the settlement of Umiat.Yereth Rosen
The Iditarod restart, already moved north from Willow, will now be moved off the Chena River in Fairbanks due to thin ice and open water.Suzanna Caldwell
Alaska is continuing to clamp down on the use of drones to aid in hunting and fishing. The Board of Fisheries on Sunday moved to prohibit commercial fishermen from using drones to spot schooling salmon.Craig Medred
Doyon Ltd. is defending itself against criticism that it helped the much bigger Dish Network claim more than $3 billion in federal credits through a regulatory loophole involving a company jointly formed by the two entities.Associated Press
Alaska House Speaker Rep. Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, introduced legislation Monday that would temporarily bar a state corporation from working on a state-sponsored pipeline intended primarily for shipping North Slope natural gas for export.Nathaniel Herz