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Anchorage receives $25M grant for Port of Alaska upgrades

Nov. 8, 2019 9:12 AM EST

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Anchorage has been awarded a $25 million grant to assist with upgrades to the Port of Alaska, officials said. The U.S. Department of Transportation grant will help fund construction of a new $214 million petroleum and cement terminal that is part of a $2 billion modernization...

Dunleavy discusses rural public safety, budget in speech

Oct. 17, 2019 9:37 PM EDT

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Republican Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy outlined plans aimed at improving public safety in rural Alaska during a speech Thursday to a major gathering of Alaska Natives that was interrupted by protests. The speech during a televised meeting of the Alaska Federation of Natives in Fairbanks...

FBI helping in investigation of homicide recorded on video

Oct. 15, 2019 8:02 PM EDT

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The FBI is assisting police in Anchorage with the investigation of a homicide captured in photos and video on a camera memory card. FBI Special Agent Steve Forrest said the agency is helping investigate the death of Kathleen Henry, 30, whose remains were discovered Oct. 2 by a...