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Dogs test positive for drugs in Iditarod race for 1st time

Note: This is a developing story and will be updated as new details emerge. UPDATE: The Latest: Iditarod dog-doping case latest blow to race 8:50 a.m. Animal rights...

Symbolic flight signifies end of an era

Click on an image below to enlarge it On Oct. 4, the last Alaska Airlines 737-400 combi jet into Cordova touched down at the Merle...

Coast Guard medevacs researcher from Chinese vessel

Crew aboard the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley medevaced an injured researcher from a Chinese vessel on Sept. 23, 15 miles from Nome. The...

In Alaska town packed with cabs, bootleggers give you a ride

ANCHORAGE — A far-flung Alaska town is known for having streets that are among the most taxi-congested in the U.S. in proportion to the...

Alaska hunting guide charged with herding bears to clients

ANCHORAGE — An Alaska master hunting guide has been charged with using assistants on snowmobiles to herd grizzly bears toward clients, making it easier...

NSEDC fined $51,050 for wastewater discharges

An agreement regarding alleged wastewater discharge violations has been reached between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Norton Sound Economic Development Corp., owners of...

Mitch Seavey honored as the oldest, fastest winner

Fifty-seven-year-old Mitch Seavey, the oldest and fastest winner ever of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, claimed $71,250 in prize money and a $40,000...

CDQ crab fishery opens in Norton Sound

In the wake of a fast moving winter commercial king crab fishery, the community development quota for red king crab in Norton Sound opened...

What kind of Alaska do you want to live in?

By Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer and Rep. Neal Foster, D-Nome House Finance Committee co-chairs For The Cordova Times What kind of Alaska do you want to live in? This...

Tribal delegates gather for Native education summit

By RACHEL D’ORO The Associated Press ANCHORAGE — At age 5, Bernadette Yaayuk Alvanna-Stimpfle knew only her Native Inupiaq language when she entered school in the...