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Former Anchorage Fire Department Chief Craig Goodrich speaks at the Alaska Fallen Firefighter Memorial in Anchorage on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. Firefighters and police officers gathered to mark the 40th anniversary of the Bi-Lo Grocery Supermarket fire in Anchorage.

Bob Hallinen
Daniel Henry, a member of the Skagway Assembly, plans to plead guilty to federal charges of willfully failing to file tax returns, and has to pay back more than $600,000 to the government as part of a plea deal. Jerzy Shedlock
A man was found dead after his Eagle River house went up in flames Friday night. The Anchorage Police Department identified the victim Saturday night as 57-year-old Anthony Fuentes.Megan Edge,Egan Millard
Joy Bunde, a business marketer who worked for 12 years at Anchorage TV stations, said Friday she's running for a South Anchorage Assembly seat. Bunde is the daughter of longtime Republican state Sen. Con Bunde. Devin Kelly
A proposal from the landlords of the Legislature’s Anchorage office building says a purchase by the state could save millions of dollars, but a separate analysis by lawmakers’ nonpartisan support agency calls that “misleading."Nathaniel Herz
A bit of Friday evening snow and rain in Anchorage and the Matanuska Valley could create hazardous conditions for commuters, the National Weather Service said.Megan Edge
Anchorage Police Chief Chris Tolley said Friday his department is now willing to hire law enforcement officers currently certified by the Alaska Police Standards Council. Alaska Dispatch News

Alaska Attorney General Craig Richards said Friday that the state was launching a new push to prosecute former Veco chief Bill Allen for sex crimes. But a hurdle remains in the form of the U.S. Department of Justice, which would have to sign off for Richards’ office to prosecute Allen under an updated 1910 federal sex trafficking law called the Mann Act.

Nathaniel Herz
Christopher Olson, 31, of Anchorage, has been charged with 27 felonies related to child sex abuse as well as possession, distribution and production of child pornography, prosecutors say.Jerzy Shedlock
One person died early Friday in a fiery rollover crash at Dimond Boulevard and C Street. A witness who saw the vehicle speed past his home said the crash was unsurvivable.Jerzy Shedlock
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