Articles tagged with: Alaska

07 May 2015

40-year-old message in a bottle washes up on Alaskan shores

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Alaska --- A Washington state woman's "message in a bottle" has returned to her, nearly 40 years after she sent it out to sea.You know that stage when you're at that age and you just have this sense ...

23 March 2015

Notorious "cannabis club" raided

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Anchorage, Alaska --- (KTUU)  Anchorage police served search warrants Friday at the Alaska Cannabis Club, an operation run by former television reporter and legal marijuana activist Charlo Greene.G ...

24 February 2015

Marijuana now legal in Alaska

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Alaska --- Alaska is now the third state where the use of recreational marijuana is legal.  Starting today, February 24th, it is legal for adults age 21 and older to grow, own and smoke marijuana. ...

25 September 2014

Magnitude-6.2 earthquake shakes Alaska, no tsunami expected

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Anchorage, Alaska --- (NBC News) A magnitude-6.2 earthquake shook parts of southern Alaska Thursday, including the state's largest city, but authorities said no tsunami activity is expected. The qua ...

22 September 2014

Alaska TV reporter quits on air to promote pot

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Alaska --- (NBC News) A reporter for an Alaska TV station revealed on the air that she owns a medical marijuana business and was quitting her job to advocate for the drug. WARNING: This video contai ...

19 August 2014

Marine faces murder charges

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Anchorage, Alaska --- (KTUU)  Police in Anchorage, Alaska have arrested a California-based Marine suspected of killing his pregnant lover.In a brief statement Monday, the Anchorage Police Departmen ...

27 May 2014

Alaska wildfire grows

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Kasilof, Alaska -- (KTUU) The "Funny River" wildfire burning on Alaska's Kenai Peninsula is growing. Heavy winds reinvigorated the fire Sunday afternoon, fueling the flames and forcing more evacuat ...