Chris Klint, Alaska Public Media - Anchorage

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Anchorage animal shelter suspends dog intakes, adoptions after viral outbreak

A wave of canine parvovirus infections has Anchorage Animal Care and Control staff working to examine animals currently in care and clean the facility.
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2 drivers dead in Houston head-on collision

Both drivers involved in a head-on Parks Highway collision in Houston were killed Wednesday evening, Alaska State Troopers say.
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Woman fatally injures 3-year-old boy and herself in parked Mountain View car

Police said the woman had called dispatchers and told them she was going to harm herself.
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Alaska fentanyl dealer gets 21 years in federal prison

Dustin Noonan’s sentence was handed down following a guilty plea to charges of drug and money-laundering conspiracy, federal officials say.
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Blizzard set to bring snow, winds from Girdwood to Turnagain Pass

A blizzard warning overnight Tuesday calls for 7 to 20 inches of snow and wind gusts of up to 50 mph, the heaviest in the Turnagain Pass area.
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2 men found dead in Anchorage’s Russian Jack park

Few additional details were available Friday, including what caused the deaths.
Debris fills the yard of a burnt apartment building while a man stands on a ladder.

Anchorage apartment fire kills 1, displaces dozens

A Wednesday evening fire at an apartment complex in Anchorage's Mountain View neighborhood left one person dead and displaced everyone else living there overnight, firefighters say.
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No injuries in downtown Anchorage commercial building collapse

Anchorage firefighters say to expect road closures in the area.
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Southeast Anchorage house fire leaves 1 dead

Firefighters believe the flames started in lint and debris blocking a dryer vent.
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Man charged with murder in downtown Anchorage shooting

Musa Njie, 23, faces first-degree and second-degree counts of murder in the death of 21-year-old Louis Talo.
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Bering Sea storm brings blizzards, snow to Southcentral Alaska

A storm brought light snow to Anchorage’s morning commute Tuesday, with much of the eastern Kenai Peninsula facing blizzard warnings.

24 photos of Alaska’s massive and bright aurora show

Scientists expect the strong solar activity to continue with more sightings this week.
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Selawik man accused of murder after body found in a tote

Lance Brickey faces charges of murder, evidence tampering and weapons misconduct in the death of Timothy Snyder, troopers said.
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Wasilla man dead after suspected carbon monoxide poisoning

Troopers said a living area inside an attic space had both a gas generator and a propane heater running without ventilation.
The front of a building with a line of street lights lead to a building. The sign above the entrance reads "Federal Building US Courthouse."

Feds charge 2 Anchorage women in $150K identity-theft scheme

Valerie Calip and Jennifer Haydu face numerous federal charges including conspiracy, fraud, aggravated identity theft and money laundering.
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Contract negotiations to resume after striking Mat-Su bus drivers pack school board meeting

“This bus company does not care about the safety of these children as much as we bus drivers do,” Alice Smith told the school board.
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No new offer in Mat-Su school bus drivers’ strike as parents’ anger builds

The bus strike has tangled transportation in a district that serves roughly 19,000 students across a region about the size of West Virginia. 
Mat-Su Borough school bus drivers picket

Mat-Su bus drivers declare midday strike after dropping students off at school

The school district said parents and guardians must now pick up their students at the end of the day.
a fatal Kotzebue house fire

Kotzebue house fire leaves 2 dead

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.